News & Announcements

⇒ Children Talent Competition..

If your child has a special talent please signup for our First Annual Children Talent Comptition. Click this link for all the details..

⇒ 2014 Entertainers Announced..

Checkout the 2014 list of Entertainers.

⇒ Document Center..

Get all our Magazines & Registration info.

⇒ Download Our Event Brochure..

About Us

In 2006, a vision was formulated to enhance the City of Hartford's revitalization efforts. A group of dedicated Caribbean leaders and CAYASCO, partnered with The Riverfront Recapture organization to present the first annual Taste of the Caribbean & Jerk Festival.



Dance into the night with live Caribbean rhythms from local, national and international musical artists. Watch and play a game of dominos, limbo or other popular Caribbean Games...

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A special thank you to all of our vendors. Becoming a vendor at The Taste of the Caribbean & Jerk Festival is a unique opport- unity to enjoy sharing your talents and...