18 Apr 2013Blog

Events in May in Barbados

by Summer

May is the month for rallying, cricket and polo mostly, so we have put together a list of the most fun and interesting events going on in Barbados during this month, and hope that you have a chance to enjoy them all!

BRC Mud Dogs Safari Championship – May Day Mudfest

Date: May 1st
Time: 2:00 PM
Admission: Free

Venue: Check out their website for more info

Contact: [email protected]

(Photo compliments of The Barbados Rally Club)


Regional semi-finals and finals cricket matches

Date: May 2nd | May 9th
Time: 10:00 AM
Admission: Check their website for additional info
Venue: TBA
Contact: 481-2450 or email [email protected]


Hike Barbados – Hackleton’s Cliff

Date: May 5th
Time: Morning hikes 6:00 AM | Evenings hikes 3:30 PM | Full Moon hikes 5:30 PM
Admission: Free
Venue: Starting point is North of Villa Nova to Malvern and follow signpost to Hackleton’s Cliff
Contact: 230-4818 or email [email protected]

(Photo compliments of Himal Reece from Hike Barbados)


Polo in Barbados

Date: May 5th | 12th |14th | 16th |18th | 19th
Time: Games start at 3:30 PM
Admission: $20.00 BBD per adult | $5.00 BBD per child
Venue: Lion Castle on May 5th and Holders all other days
Contact: 432-1820 or email [email protected]

(Photo compliments of Ian Bourne – BajanReporter.com – 2013)


Scotiabank King of the Hill warm up rally

Date: May 26th
Time: Start time is at 10:00 AM (road closes 1 hour before)
Admission: Free
Venue: TBA or visit their website for more info
Contact: email [email protected]

(Photo compliments: Chefette Speed Team)


Barbados Celtic Festival

Date: May 23rd through 29th
Time: View website here for additional details
Admission: See their Facebook page
Venue: Many, including Atlantis Hotel, The Waterfront Cafe, Blakey’s and others
Contact: +44 (0) 131 718 6022


More Barbados activities to fill your fun filled beach holiday

Oistins Fish Fry: Every Friday is the customary Oistins fish fry at Oistins on the South coast.
Harbour Lights beach party & show: Every Wednesday is the Harbour Light beach extravaganza.
Atlantis Famous Buffet: Every Wednesday and Sunday is the Atlantis Bajan lunch Buffet.
Brighton Farmers Market: Every Saturday morning from 6:15 AM is the Brighton Farmers market