Mars Bay Conch Festival

This annual festival showcases the history and culture of "conching" in South Andros and features a number of indigenous cultural activities that emphasize the conch:

  • Conch Cracking
  • Conch Skinning
  • Conch Eating
  • Best Tasting Conch Salad
  • Best Conch Dish
  • Fastest Conch Salad Maker Competition
  • Conch Hunt
  • Largest Conch
  • Conch Relay
  • Native & Innovative Conch Culinary Competition
  • Live Conch Pool
  • Traditional Conching Sloop
  • Conch Raffle

There will also be lots of other local food and drinks, plus children’s games and activities and a Junkanoo Rush-out. The festivities end at 12:00 midnight.

Organization / Contact:
Mr. Bertram Taylor
Phone:
(242) 3572155
Venue:
Mars Bay Blue Hole Beach & Mars Bay Community Park
Event Location Coordinates:

Address

Queen's Highway
Mars Bay South Andros
Island:
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