Food Festivals / Tobago

2011 Tobago Blue Food Festival: Oct 16

Link to post and information on Tobago’s 2012 Blue Food Festival.

Tobago’s 12th annual BLUE FOOD FESTIVAL is carded for Sunday, October 16, 2011!

Get ready to celebrate dasheen – one of Tobago’s most important staples – and taste everything from dasheen ice cream to dasheen dumplings.  The festival will feature cooking demonstrations and competitions, samples of chefs’ creations, and blue food displays.  Blue food items also will be available for purchase.  (Entertainment will be provided by popular local performers – see list below.)  Link to Pictures from 2011 BLUE FOOD FESTIVAL.

Where: Bloody Bay/L’Anse Fourmi Recreation Grounds, Tobago

When: 10am – 7pm, Sunday, October 16, 2011

Admission: FREE

Live Entertainers: Destra, Oscar B., Relator, Baron, Learie Joseph, Katzenjammers, Keishon Jack, Aaron King, Princess Adana, Gaston Cupid, and L’Anse Fourmi Dance Group

Contact: Dept. of Tourism Webpage on Blue Food Festival or (868) 639-2125 or (868) 639-4636.

Sponsors/Organizers: Tobago House of Assembly’s Division of Tourism & Transportation; Village Councils of L’Anse Fourmi, BloodyBay and Parlatuvier.


  • TriniCooks blog has dasheen recipes from several Blue Food Festival participants from previous years.


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