Dominican Republic Jazz Festival 2016

Dominican Republic Jazz Festival 2016 Event information, times and locations The Dominican Republic Jazz Festival has been bringing locals and tourists together to enjoy some of the World’s best Latin Jazz groups and musicians for 19 years. This year marks the 20th consecutive year, upholding its title of longest running jazz event in the Dominican Republic, and is sure to be spectacular! Taking place in various locations such as Santo Domingo, Santiago, Puerto Plata and Cabarete, this free 5-day festival is bursting with rhythm, culture, flavor and color! With over 12,000 people attending last year, the 20th edition is set to break records. The 20th anniversary is being celebrated never before by dedicating the festivities to women and women jazz […]

Maitai Cabarete Freestyle Invitational 2016

Maitai Cabarete Freestyle Invitational 2016 Event information and dates Cabarete, the water sports mecca of the Caribbean, attracts thousands of individuals from all over the globe to enjoy its perfect conditions. With over 300 days of kiteable wind per year; it’s no wonder Cabarete caught the eye of the KRU (Kiteboarding Riders Untied), which will be holding one of the World Kiteboarding League events here on our doorstep! The World Kiteboarding League brings together the worlds best kiteboarding athletes to compete for the ultimate Freestyle World Title. It also offers the opportunity for locals to compete in trials before the main event. The winners of these trials then get to compete against the big guns. The competition is an incredible […]

Event: Master of the Ocean 2015

Event: Master Of The Ocean 2015 Find out more about the most anticipated watersports event of the year. Since way back in 2003 Master of the Ocean has been on the hunt for the next “IRONMAN of Water Sports”. Touted as the world’s most complete watersport competition in four categories (surfing, windsurfing, kitesurfing, and stand up paddle boarding), this competition exists for one reason — to crown the world’s best overall water sports athlete with the coveted title of Master of the Ocean. From February 23-28 the 2015 Master of the Ocean will happen as it does every year on 3 of the main beaches in Cabarete, Dominican Republic. Qualifiers will take place at Cabarete Beach. After the qualifiers, only […]

Are You Ready to Rock?

Are You Ready To Rock? Learn more about local rock band Culture Shock Tonight, Friday, December 19th, local rock band Culture Shock will be bringing the house down at one of Cabarete‘s favorite places to boogie down, Onno’s Bar and Restaurant. Culture Shock has a pretty unique story. First of all, they are originally from Canada (been living here since 2001). Secondly, the band is more than just any ole trio, they are a family. Dad Joey writes and sings most of their original songs and plays the guitar, mom Karen plays the drums (seriously), daughter Samantha plays bass, and both of the lovely ladies also sing back up. Pretty awesome way to spend time with the fam! The party […]

KB4girls Cabarete 2014 Event

KB4girls Cabarete 2014 Information on the upcoming KB4girls event On the weekend of December 5-6th, KB4girls will be making some waves with the women of kiteboarding in Cabarete, Dominican Republic. Founded by 9x World Champion Kristin Boese, KB4girls is a non-profit that not only brings the kite chicas together, but also reaches out to women and children in need around the world through fundraising events and other programs. The weekend will be full of fun events that kick off Friday, December 5th at Dare2Fly Kiteboarding School (at Agualina Kite Resort) with a FREE surfboard wave-riding kiteboarding clinic led by Audrey Meyer at 11am. Audrey is a local professional ocean sports/fitness athlete and owner of Dare2fly Cabarete located on Kite Beach. […]

Dominican Republic Jazz Festival 2014

Dominican Republic Jazz Festival 2014 Find out more about Dominican Republic’s favorite Jazz Festival For 17 years a beautiful mix of locals and tourists have been coming together to listen and dance at The Dominican Republic Jazz Festival. Touted as longest running jazz event in the Dominican Republic, 2014 marks the 18th consecutive year for the festival! Happening November 6-9 with four nights of concerts in the north coast towns of Puerto Plata, Sosua, and Cabarete, the event is a free, multi-day festival full of rhythm, flavor, and color. Last years event saw record-breaking attendance with a combined audience of over 10,000 people. This year is slated to attract even more jazz lovers! In addition to featuring some of the World’s […]