August 1, 2015 (Rain Date August 2)
Mortensen Riverfront Plaza, Hartford


1 to 11 p.m.

Authentic Caribbean cuisine, cool island beverages, spectacular costumes and dance, and island rhythms bring a festive Caribbean atmosphere to the Riverfront. 

2015 Information

2015 Festival Video


Vendor & Exhibitor Information (CLOSED)

Only accepting vending applications for Caribbean themed food and merchandise until 7/17/2015.

Learn More

Visit the Taste of the Caribbean Facebook page, website or Flickr page.
Directions & Parking

This event is held at Mortensen Riverfront Plaza. Please visit the park's page for directions.

Parking Recommendations:

Science Center/Riverfront Garage, 250 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, CT 06103

CT Convention Center Garage, 100 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, CT 06103

Morgan Street Garage, 155 Morgan Street, Hartford, CT 06103

Constitution Plaza Garage, 109 Constitution Plaza, Hartford, CT 06103; patrons should use the south garage entrance on State Street

Volunteer Opportunities

Learn more about volunteer opportunities for this event.

*You MAY NOT bring alcohol into the parks and/or events.

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*This event is subject to change, relocation or cancellation without notice.