St Elizabeth hosts the Accompong Maroon Festival in celebration of the birth of Captain Cudjoe, who defeated the English army and forged a peace treaty with the British some 200 years ago. The festival features traditional singing and dancing, ceremonies and a feast.
16 Jan. 2015 - 17 Jan. 2015
The Rebel Salute is a one-night Roots Reggae Festival held in St Elizabeth. This major gathering of musicians has been called 'a spiritual renaissance' and is considered a cultural masterpiece, seeing enormous growth in attendance by locals and international visitors.