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Jamaica Corn Fest 2020 | Celebrating Authentic Jamaica

Jamaica corn fest 2020
The annual, and highly anticipated Jamaica Corn Festival, will take center stage on Jamaica's south-coast, this Independence Day, August 6, 2020.

The event will be held at LOLA's, 6 Crane Road in Black River, St. Elizabeth.

Food Items

As was evident last year, it's 'Everything Corn!'; there will be an abundance of corn and corn bi products.

In addition to..

  • Roasted Corn &
  • Boiled Corn

You will also enjoy...

  1. Corn Asham
  2. Corn and Tuna salad
  3. Corn Beard ice tea
  4. Corn Blue Draws aka Dukuno
  5. Corn Dip
  6. Corn Dog
  7. Corn Dumplings
  8. Cornmeal
  9. Corn Porridge
  10. Corn Pudding
  11. Corn Soup
  12. Festival
  13. Hominy Corn porridge
  14. Potato with corn pudding, &
  15. Rice Corn

And yes, like the several other traditional Jamaican food favorites, including..

  • Chocolate tea
  • Coconut Drops
  • Ginger drink
  • Gizzada
  • Shamshuku
  • Sugar Cane
  • And much more!

Food, Craft items and authentic juices will be at multiple but specifically designated stalls! There will be for example...

  • Fish Stalls
  • Chicken Stalls
  • Pork Stalls,
  • Curried Goat Stalls &
  • Craft Item Stalls
  • and natural juice stalls!


Musical Entertainment will be provided by King Ghetto local DJ. And, there will be a host of prizes and surprises, for both adults and kids, including a special prize for the best dressed in the national colours of Jamaica.


Other activities include...

  • Bingo Games
  • Bouncy Castle
  • Corn Eating competition (see on YouTube)
  • Dancing competition
  • Fashion Show
  • Five-a-side football
  • Local Talent Show
  • Raffle
  • Trampoline, and
  • Volley Ball

The event starts at 10:00am. Admission cost is only $300JMD for adults and $100JMD for children.

Contact Information

For further information, including food and craft stall reservation, contact the organizers at...

876-531-3617 or
44-741-129-4878 (WhatsApp)


The inaugural event took place on Emancipation Day, August 1, 2019.

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Feb 17, 2020
Corn Festival
by: Mark

Corn fest is the place to be. The inaugural event in 2019 was great. It's a nice place for the family and I expect 2020 to be even better. Will definitely recommend and I will be going back.

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