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The Guyana Tourism Authority is not responsible for any dates and venue set for these events.Calendar does not include night clubs, street fair and village activities and other events. Please contact the numbers provided for full details on all events.

Jan

DATE: 1st January
EVENT: Horse Racing
VENUE: Rising Sun Turf Club, Rising Sun Village, West Coast Berbice
CONTACT: Fazal Habibulah -592 657 7010 & L Sukhdeo -592 232 0558, 592 672 0810

DATE: 12th January
EVENT: Chinese Arrival Day
VENUE: Countrywide

DATE: 30th January
EVENT: Mashramani Junior Calypso Competition
VENUE: National Cultural Centre, Georgetown
CONTACT: Mash Secretariat, Middle Street -592 226 4764

DATE: 30th January
EVENT: Carib Soca Competition (Semi-finals)
VENUE: TBA
CONTACT: Mash Secretariat, Middle Street -592 226 4764

Feb

DATE: 13th February
EVENT: Folk Concert
VENUE: TBA
CONTACT: Mash Secretariat, Middle Street -592 226 4764

DATE: 14th February
EVENT: Masquerade Competition
VENUE: Victoria Village, East Coast  Demerara, Region #4
CONTACT: Mash Secretariat, Middle Street -592 226 4764

DATE: 18th February
EVENT: Mashramani Steel Band Competition
VENUE: TBA
CONTACT: Mash Secretariat, Middle Street -592 226 4764

DATE: 19th February
EVENT: Mashramani Calypso Finals (Adult)
VENUE: TBA
CONTACT: Mash Secretariat, Middle Street -592 226 4764

DATE: 23rd February
EVENT: Mashramani Float Parade
VENUE: Stabroek Market Square to Durban Park, Georgetown
CONTACT: Mash Secretariat, Middle Street -592 226 4764

DATE: 24th February
EVENT: Art in the Park
VENUE: National Park, Georgetown
CONTACT: Nicholas Young -592 687 3810

DATE: 24th-26th February
EVENT: Moraikabai Safari
VENUE: Georgetown to Morakabai
CONTACT: Rainforest Tours -592 231 5661 

Mar


DATE: 4th March 
EVENT: Rupununi Music & Arts Festival -“The Georgetown Connections”           
VENUE: Thirst Park, Georgetown   
CONTACT: Dr. Bob Ramdhanie -592 616 3953
 
DATE: 5th March,2017
EVENT: Drag Racing,
VENUE: South Dakota Circuit,Timehri
CONTACT: Guyana Motor Racing & Sports Club - 592 231 5457, 225 7492
  
DATE: 10-11th March         
EVENT: Phagwah Festival in the Gardens   
VENUE: Promenade Gardens, Middle Street, Georgetown      
CONTACT: Nicholas Young -592 687 3810
 
DATE: 12th March               
EVENT: Phagwah              
VENUE: Countrywide        
 
DATE: 12th March               
EVENT: Phagwah Festival               
VENUE: Guyana National Stadium, Providence, E.B.D             
CONTACT: Inspire Inc, Anita Balram -592 621 5109
 
DATE: 13th March               
EVENT: Rose Hall Martyrs’ Day      
VENUE: Countrywide        
 
DATE: March       
EVENT: Phagwah Mela & Folk Dance Concert
VENUE: Arthur Chung Conference Centre, Liliendaal, E.C.D  
CONTACT: Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha -592 227 6181 or Dr. Vindi Persaud -592 600 2009
  
DATE: March       
EVENT: Holi Utsav
VENUE: Everest Cricket Ground, Carifesta Avenue, Georgetown           
CONTACT: Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha -592 227 6181 or Dr. Vindi Persaud -592 600 2009
 
DATE: 19th March               
EVENT: Horse Racing
VENUE: Kennard memorial Turf Club, Corentyne, Berbice      
CONTACT: Cecil Kennard -592 226 1399, 592 623 7609
  
DATE: 24-26th March         
EVENT: Linden Expo and Trade Fair
VENUE: Egbert Benjamin Exhibition & Conference Centre, Linden        
CONTACT: Maureen Muss or Delon Murray- 592 444 2901
 
DATE: 24-26th March         
EVENT: Wedding Expo
VENUE: Roraima Duke Lodge,Georgetown
CONTACT: 592 223 1414
 
DATE: 25th March               
EVENT: Clash of the Titans
VENUE: Guyana National Stadium, Providence, E.B.D             
CONTACT: Mahendra Ramkellawan


DATE: 25th March               
EVENT: Concert
VENUE: Protected Areas Commission,Georgetown   
CONTACT: Francesca Masoero -592 673 5150
 
DATE: March       
EVENT: Horse Racing
VENUE: Kennard Memorial Turf Club, Bush Lot, Corentyne, Berbice    
CONTACT: Cecil Kennard -592 226 1399, 592 623 7609
 
DATE: March       
EVENT: Horse Racing
VENUE: Port Mourant Turf Club, Port Mourant, Corentyne, Berbice       
CONTACT: Chris Jagdeo -592 624 6123 or Roy Hanoman -592 694 0079/592 333 0157
  
DATE: March       
EVENT: Drag Racing
VENUE: South Dakota Circuit, Linden/Soesdyke Highway       
CONTACT: Guyana Motor Racing & Sports Club (GMR&SC) (Tina Morris) -592 231 5457, 592 225 7492
 
DATE: March       
EVENT: Car & Bike Show
VENUE: Mainstay Community Centre Ground, Anna Regina   
CONTACT: Lake Mainstay Resort -592 226 2755, 592 226 2975
 
DATE: March       
EVENT: Curried Duck Competition
VENUE: Anna Regina Community Centre Ground, Anna Regina, Essequibo      
CONTACT: Digicel Guyana
 
DATE: March       
EVENT: Novice Body Building Championship
VENUE: Theatre Guild, Parade Street, Kingston, Georgetown
CONTACT: Keavon Bess (Pres.GABBF) -592 231 6893, 592 681 6759

Apr

DATE: 1-2 April
EVENT: Destination Wedding and General Events Workshop
VENUE: RAMADA Georgetown Princess, Providence, E.B.D
CONTACT: Petal Elizabeth Ridley, 592 265 7030
 
DATE:   7th April
EVENT: ODI Cricket West Indies VS Pakistan
VENUE: Guyana National Stadium, Providence
CONTACT: Guyana Cricket Board
 
DATE: 7-9th April
EVENT: Easter Seawall Art Festival
VENUE: Seawall Tarmac, Kingston, Georgetown
CONTACT: Nicholas Young, 592 687 3810
 
DATE: 7th  April -28th  May,2017
EVENT: Restaurant Week Countrywide
VENUE: Georgetown
CONTACT: Tourism & Hospitality Assoc. of Guyana (THAG) 592 225 0807
 
DATE: 7-8TH April,2017
EVENT: Essequibo Agro & Trade Expo
VENUE: Anna Regina Ground,Essequibo Coast        
CONTACT: Essequibo Chamber of Commerce,592 771 1630
 
DATE: 9th April
EVENT: ODI Cricket- West Indies VS Pakistan
VENUE: Guyana National Stadium, Providence
CONTACT: Guyana Cricket Board
               
DATE: 11th April
EVENT: ODI Cricket- West Indies VS Pakistan
VENUE: Guyana National Stadium, Providence
CONTACT: Guyana Cricket Board
 
DATE: 9th -16th April
EVENT: Pakaraima Mountain Safari
VENUE: Pakaraima Mountain
CONTACT: Rainforest Tours, 592 231 5661
 
DATE: 13th April
EVENT: Horse Racing
EVENT: Port Mourant Turf Club,Port Mourant, Corentyne,Berbice
CONTACT: Chris Jagdeo - 592 624 6123                            
               
DATE: 14th -16th April
EVENT: Region 5 Expo & Trade Fair
VENUE: Bath Community Centre Ground
CONTACT: Leanna Bachan, 592 328 7977
 
DATE: 15th -17th April              
EVENT: Bartica Easter Regatta
VENUE: Bartica
CONTACT: Local Organizing Committee
 
DATE: 15th April
EVENT: Car & Bike Show
VENUE: Lake Mainstay Resort, Essequibo Coast
CONTACT: Lake Mainstay Resort, 592 771 4959,226 2975 (H.O,
 
DATE: 15th -17th April
EVENT: Lethem Rodeo
VENUE: Triple R Arena, Lethem, Rupununi
CONTACT: Rupununi Chamber of Commerce, 592 772 2129
 
DATE: 17th April
EVENT: Easter Monday
VENUE: National Holiday 
CONTACT: GTA, 592 219 0094
 
DATE: 23rd April, 2017
EVENT: Horse Racing
VENUE: Port Mourant Turf Club, Port Mourant, Corentyne, Berbice       
CONTACT: Chris Jagdeo , 592 624 6123                     

May

  

DATE: 1st - 6th May,
EVENT: “The Arrival” Arts Show
VENUE: Umana Yana, Kingston, Georgetown,
CONTACT: Nicholas Young, 592 687 3810

DATE: 4th ,6th ,7th May,2017
EVENT: Nitrageet
VENUE: National Cultural Centre, Home Stretch Avenue, Georgetown
CONTACT:   592 226 2161
  
DATE: 5th MAY
EVENT; Indian Arrival
VENUE: National Holiday                   

DATE: 14th May,2017
EVENT: Horse Racing
VENUE: Kennard Memorial Turf Club, Bush Lot, Corentyne, Berbice
CONTACT: Cecil Kennard, 592 226 1399, 592 623 7609
                                                
DATE: 26th May,2017
EVENT: Independence Day
VENUE: National Holiday

DATE: 28th May, 2017
EVENT: Horse racing
VENUE: Rising Sun Turf Club,Arima Park, West Coast Berbice
CONTACT: Fazal Habibulah,592 657 7010 

Jun

Jul

DATE: 1st - 3rd July
EVENT: “Arts & Craft Integration” Craft Show & Live Entertainment
VENUE: Seawall Tarmac, Kingston, Georgetown
CONTACT: Nicholas Young,592 687 3810

DATE: 2nd July, 2017
EVENT: Local Circuit Motor Racing
VENUE: South Dakota Circuit, Timehri, EBD
CONTACT: Guyana Motor Racing & Sports Club - 592 231 5457, 225 7492

DATE: 3rd July
EVENT: CARICOM Day
VENUE: National Holiday

DATE: 29th-30th July
EVENT: Moruca Weekend & Expo
VENUE: Moruca, Region 1
CONTACT: Graham Hopkinson, Zola DaSilva

Aug

DATE:  1 August
EVENT:  Emancipation Day
VENUE:  National Holiday
CONTACT:  Department of Culture - 592 226 2161

 
DATE:  1 August
EVENT:  Emancipation Day Festival
VENUE:  National Park, Georgetown
CONTACT: ACDA - 592 225 8120
 
 
DATE: 1 August
EVENT: Horse Racing
VENUE: Kennard Memorial Turf Club, Bush Lot, Corentyne, Berbice 
CONTACT: Cecil Kennard - 592 226 1399, 592 623 7609 
 
DATE: 5-6 August
EVENT: Craft Show “Emancipation Pepperpot”
VENUE: Main Street Avenue, Georgetown
CONTACT: Nicholas Young - 592 687 3810

DATE: TBA August
EVENT: Jamzone Week of Activities
VENUE: Water World, E.B.D
CONTACT: Hits and Jam Promotions - 592 227 0580

DATE: 12 August
EVENT: Miss Emancipation Pageant
VENUE: National Cultural Centre, Home Stretch Avenue, Georgetown
CONTACT: Department of Culture - 592 226 2161


DATE: 13 August
EVENT: 17th Lake Mainstay Regatta
VENUE: Lake Mainstay, Mainstay Village, Essequibo
CONTACT: Lake Mainstay Resort -  592 226 2975

DATE: 17 August
EVENT: CPL Cricket Amazon Warriors vs Tallawahs
VENUE: Providence Stadium, East Bank Demerara
CONTACT: CPL Local Office - 592 231 5344

DATE: 18 August
EVENT: CPL Cricket Amazon Warriors vs Knight Riders
VENUE: Providence Stadium, East Bank Demerara
CONTACT: CPL Local Office - 592 231 5344

DATE: TBA August
EVENT: Bartica Summer Regatta
VENUE: Bartica
CONTACT: LOC/Aruwai Resort - 592 600 4522

DATE: 18-20 August
EVENT: Bartica 4X4 Off Road Safari
VENUE: Bartica
CONTACT: Rainforest Tours - 592 231 5661

DATE: 19 August
EVENT: Miss Renaissance Pageant
VENUE: National Cultural Centre, Georgetown
CONTACT: Negla Brandis - 592 625 2886

DATE: 19 August 
EVENT: Wakenaam Night
VENUE: Wakenamm Community Centre Ground
CONTACT: Ms. Mali - 592 610 5695/Jeanette - 592 672 3562

DATE: 20 August
EVENT: Motor Racing Festival of Speed
VENUE: South Dakota Circuit, Timehri, EBD
CONTACT Guyana Motor Racing & Sports Club - 592 231 5457

DATE: 20 August
EVENT: CPL Cricket Amazon Warriors vs Tridents
VENUE: Providence Stadium, East Bank Demerara
CONTACT: CPL Local Office - 592 231 5344

DATE: 22 August
EVENT: CPL Cricket Amazon Warriors vs St Lucia Stars
VENUE: Providence Stadium, East Bank Demerara
CONTACT: CPL Local Office - 592 231 5344

DATE: 23 August
EVENT: Horse Racing
VENUE: Port Mourant Turf Club, Berbice
CONTACT: Chris Jagdeo - 592 624 6123

DATE: 26 August
EVENT: NayaZamana
VENUE: National Cultural Centre, Home Stretch Avenue, Georgetown
CONTACT: National Cultural Centre - 592 226 2161

DATE: 27 August
EVENT: Horse racing
VENUE: Rising Sun Turf Club, ArimaPark,West Coast Berbice
CONTACT: Fazal Habibulah - 592 657 7010 

DATE: 30 August 
EVENT: Savannah Drive
VENUE: Yarrowkabra, Soesdyke-Linden Highway
CONTACT: Shane Dandrade - 592 638 7877 

Sept

DATE: 1-30 September
EVENT: Indigenous Heritage Month
VENUE: Nationwide
CONTACT: Ministry of Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs - 592 227 5067 / 592 225 6644
 

DATE: 3 September
EVENT: Eid-Ul- Adha
VENUE: National Holiday
CONTACT: C.I.O.G - 592 225 8654


DATE: 16 September
EVENT: 5th Nereid’s Yacht Rally
VENUE: Hurakabra River Resort
CONTACT: Kit Nascimento - 592 226 0240
 

DATE: 16-17 September
EVENT: Trade Fair & Expo
VENUE: Line Path Community Centre Ground, Line Path Village
CONTACT: Upper Corentyne Chamber of Commerce, Mr. Jaichand - 592 339 2935

Oct


DATE: 1 October
EVENT: Horse Racing
VENUE: Rising Sun Turf Club, Arima Park, West Coast Berbice
CONTACT: Fazal Habibulah - 592 657 7010

 
DATE: 1 October
EVENT: Drag Racing
VENUE: South Dakota Circuit, Timehri, EBD
CONTACT: Guyana Motor Racing & Sports Club - 592 231 5457/592 225 7492


DATE: 6-9 October
EVENT: Berbice Expo & Trade Fair
VENUE: Albion Sports Ground, Albion, Corentyne.
CONTACT: Upper Berbice Chamber of Commerce - 592 333 2819/Mr. Adjodea - 592 623 9177


DATE: 7-8 October
EVENT: Dance Season
VENUE: National Cultural Centre, Home Stretch Avenue, Georgetown
CONTACT: National Cultural Centre - 592 226 2161


DATE: 15-21 October
EVENT: Lethem Town Week
VENUE: Lethem, Region 9
CONTACT: Visit Rupununi - 592 772 2227


DATE: 19 October
EVENT: Diwali Motorcade
VENUE: Georgetown - LBI
CONTACT: Guyana Dharmic Sabha - 592 227 6181


DATE: 19 October
EVENT: Diwali
VENUE: National Holiday
CONTACT: Guyana Dharmic Sabha - 592 227 6181


DATE: 20-21 October
EVENT: “Exhibition of Lights”- Arts Show
VENUE: Umana Yana, Kingston, Georgetown
CONTACT: Nicholas Young- 592 687 3810


DATE: 22 October
EVENT: Horse Racing
VENUE: Kennard Memorial Turf Club, Bush Lot, Corentyne, Berbice
CONTACT: Cecil Kennard - 592 226 1399/592 623 7609


DATE: 28-29 October
EVENT: GTM Fitness & Expo
VENUE: Cliff Anderson Sports Hall, Homestretch Avenue, G/Town
CONTACT: GTM - 592 227 0444


DATE: 29 October
EVENT: Rockstone Fish Festival
VENUE: Rockstone Community, Region #10
CONTACT: Lynette Benn - 592 692 7133
 

DATE: 29 October
EVENT: Horse racing
VENEU: Rising Sun Turf Club, Arima Park,West Coast Berbice
CONTACT: Fazal Habibulah - 592 657 7010  

Nov


DATE: 1-30 November
EVENT: Tourism Awareness Month
VENUE: Countrywide
CONTACT: Guyana Tourism Authority - 592 219 0094-6


DATE: 1-30 November
EVENT: National Drama Festival
VENUE: National Cultural Centre, Home Stretch Avenue, Georgetown
CONTACT: National Cultural Centre - 592 226 2161


DATE: 4 November
EVENT: Business Expo
VENUE: National Exhibition Centre,Georgetown
CONTACT: Expo Secretariat - 592 219 0086


DATE: 12 November
EVENT: Caribbean Motor Racing Champions
VENUE: South Dakota Circuit, Timehri, EBD
CONTACT: Guyana Motor Racing & Sports Club - 592 231 5457/ 592 225 7492


DATE: 17-26 November
EVENT: Restaurant Week
VENUE: Countrywide
CONTACT: Tourism & Hospitality Assoc. of Guyana (THAG) - 592 225 0807


DATE: 25-26 November
EVENT: Rupununi Expo
VENUE: Lethem, Rupununi
CONTACT: Rupununi Chambers - 592 772 2129


DATE: 21-26 November
EVENT: South Rupununi Safari
VENUE: Georgetown-South Rupununi
CONTACT: Rainforest Tours - 592 231 5661
 

DATE: 30 November
EVENT: Youman Nabi
VENUE: Nationwide
CONTACT: C.I.O.G - 592 225 8654 

Dec

 


DATE: 1 December
EVENT: Concert - “The Flame & the Ribbon”
VENUE: National Cultural Centre, Home Stretch Avenue, Georgetown
CONTACT: National Cultural Centre - 592 226 2161


DATE: 9 December
EVENT: “Dance Show “Kaleidoscope”
VENUE: National Cultural Centre, Home Stretch Avenue, Georgetown
CONTACT: National Cultural Centre - 592 226 2161


DATE: 10 December
EVENT: Dance show “Fantasia”
VENUE: National Cultural Centre, Home Stretch Avenue, Georgetown
CONTACT: National Cultural Centre - 592 226 2161


DATE: 16-24 December
EVENT: “Christmas Holiday Gift Festival”- Craft Show
VENUE: Court Yard Mall, Georgetown
CONTACT: Mr. Nicholas Young - 592 687 3810


DATE: 25 December
EVENT: Christmas Day
VENUE: Nationwide
CONTACT: Guyana Tourism Authority - 592 219 0094


DATE: 26 December
EVENT: Boxing Day
VENUE: National Holiday
CONTACT: Guyana Tourism Authority - 592 219 0094
 

DATE: 26 December
EVENT: Horse Racing
VENUE: Kennard Memorial Turf Club, Bush Lot, Corentyne, Berbice
CONTACT: Cecil Kennard - 592 226 1399 / 592 623 7609


DATE: 31 December
EVENT: Horse racing
VENUE: Rising Sun Turf Club, ArimaPark,West Coast Berbice
CONTACT: Fazal Habibulah - 592 657 7010
 

DATE: 31 December
EVENT: Old Year’s Day
VENUE: Nationwide
CONTACT: Guyana Tourism Authority - 592 219 0094