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

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

Register as a vendor; only accepting vending applications for Caribbean themed food and merchandise.

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 Blvd
Hartford, CT 06103
Science center will have a special rate of $7.00

CT Convention Center Garage
100 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT 06103
Standard hourly rate at:
$3.00 the first hour
$2.00 each additional hour
Max @ $19.00

Morgan Street Garage
155 Morgan St
Hartford, CT
Morgan Street is $ 4.00

Constitution Plaza Garage
109 Constitution Plaza 
Hartford, CT 06103
$10 fee
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.