West Palm Beach Jerk Festival

West Palm Beach

Jerk Festival 2019

West Palm Beach
Jerk & Caribbean Culture Festival

The World Famous West Palm Beach Jerk and Caribbean Culture Festival is celebrating its 16th year on May 27, 2019 at The South Florida Fairground! Presented by Full-A-VYBEZ Inc., this annual event welcomes 6,000+ patrons annually and unlike many festival events, The World Famous West Palm Beach Jerk and Caribbean Culture Festival is a family-centered community focused event, creating a truly unique atmosphere and experience for festival-goers.

This year’s festival will include curated food vendors, selling authentic and creative culinary creations like succulent jerk lobster, spicy jerk shrimp, the ever-popular jerk ice cream, and much more. In addition to a kidz zone complete with carnival rides, face painting, and games. Access to curated artisan vendors and live performances from Maxi Priest, Romain Virgo, and I-Octane will also be included with the price of admission.

The 16th Annual World Famous West Palm Beach Jerk and Caribbean Culture Festival will immerse festival-goers in a curated and authentic Caribbean Cultural experience complete with food, music, sun, and fun. Come out and celebrate the 16th consecutive year of one of the longest running food focused festivals in Florida.

Mother’s Day ticket specials running until May 13th, everyone can experience this yearly celebration of cultural heritage and food beginning at $25 with VIP tickets available at $65. No work, nuff jerk!


May 2019 South Florida Fair Grounds


Main Stage

Live Performances by the biggest names in Caribbean music

Enter V.I.P. Contest Giveaway

Maxi Priest



Artist Romain Virgo

Romain Virgo


Spred The Dub Band

Jerk Festival Experience

The 16th Annual West Palm Beach Jerk Festival promises veteran festival-goers a fun and authentic food and cultural experience. From live performances to carnival rides, there is something for everyone at the West Palm Beach Jerk Festival.


Exciting performances


Family focused fun

Sponsers & Partners



General Admission


  • General Entry into festival
  • Free Carnival rides & Games
  • Curated food vendors, selling authentic Jerk Food
  • Incredible live musical performances on main stage
  • Specialty items for sale from our art & craft vendors + official merchandise.
  • Amazing times with your closest friends!
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Event Information

Vendor Forms / Media Credentials


Vendor Application

Are you interested in vending at the West Palm Beach Jerk Festival?
We’d love to have you!

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Media Accreditation

In order to obtain a credential for the WPBJF, you must complete a media credential application form.

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Arts & Crafts Application

We are looking for unique and authentic caribbean artisans and arts of work for the West Palm Beach Jerk Festival!

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