Average Weather 80°F
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Upcoming Event Reggae Sumfest

The Sounds of Jamaica

Renowned for creating new and original genres including ska, reggae and dancehall, Jamaica’s styles have influenced music worldwide. Get a feel for the island by listening to our Sounds of Jamaica playlist.

Events In Jamaica

Jamaica is rich in culture and celebrations! Check out the exciting upcoming events.

April 2018


Easter in Jamaica is celebrated widely throughout the country. But what makes the celebration different than other places in the world is the traditional Jamaican Easter bun and cheese. Try out this legendary dish in a bun and cheese eating contest at Sunscape Splash and Cove Montego Bay.

April 2018


Bacchanal, Jamaica’s version of Carnival, is a full season of parties, costumes, festivals and parades. The weeklong finale takes place before Easter with a costumed parade called The Road March.

July 2017

Reggae Sumfest

Reggae Sumfest, the largest music festival in Jamaica, takes place over 5 days in July. DJs, Jamaican reggae artists, including the Marley’s, as well as international artists take the stage in Montego Bay.

August 2017

Montego Bay Jerk Festival

This all-day event includes a presentation of jerk eats, family-oriented activities, and a cook-off. It’s a great way to experience authentic Jamaican cuisines and festivals.

September 2017

International Marlin Tournament

Founded in 1960, the annual International Marlin Tournament takes place at the Montego Bay Yacht Club with a fishing competition, beach parties, entertainment and more.

February 2019

Pineapple Cup

The Pineapple Cup is an 811-nautical mile race. Starting in Miami and ending in Montego Bay, this offshore race has taken place every other year since 1961. Mark your calendars, because this is a yacht race you will not want to miss!

Our Resorts

Zoëtry Montego Bay Jamaica

A stay at Zoëtry Montego Bay offers each guest a complimentary boat trip to spectacular snorkeling spots as well as a personal butler. Take an Elevated Escape with Club Mobay access—a VIP airport lounge and a sunset cruise.

Secrets St. James Montego Bay

Peaceful. Sophisticated. Paradise.—Set along a private peninsula, you’ll find a modern interpretation of Jamaica’s sophisticated soul with a piano bar, casino and stunning beach with authentic Jamaican jerk carts ready to serve you. You’ll also enjoy full access to Secrets Wild Orchid next door.

Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay

Stylish. Radiant. Fun.—Day and night, this vibrant getaway is full of options including a catamaran* exclusively for Secrets Resorts & Spas’ guests, nearby golf, a nightclub and full access to its neighbor, Secrets St. James.

Breathless Montego Bay Resort & Spa

The only rooftop pool bar in Jamaica, theme parties, a beach club and five bars and lounges will welcome you to the party at Breathless Montego Bay. Enjoy full access to both Secrets Resorts & Spas next door.

Sunscape Cove Montego Bay

Surrounded by Montego Bay Marine Park with a PADI-certified dive center on-site, Sunscape Cove is the perfect hub to explore the Caribbean Sea. Guests can also enjoy free flow access to Sunscape Splash next door.

Sunscape Splash Montego Bay

A pirate ship, lazy river and two waterslides make up Pirate’s Paradise Waterpark at Sunscape Splash where guests of all ages can enjoy Unlimited-Fun® for the kid in everyone. Plus, you’ll have full access to two resorts in one vacation at Sunscape Cove next door.

Early Booking Bonus

Book early, save more. Receive the best available rates, plus $200 in resort coupons for private, romantic dinners, an indulgent spa day and more.

Book: Now through October 22, 2018
Travel: January 1, 2019 through March 30, 2019

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