Summer vacation was designed with trips to the Caribbean in mind. Now we can’t verify that that’s true, but we can say with absolute certainty that jetting off to the Caribbean during summertime is an incredible experience. Out of all the Caribbean islands, few come close to offering the perfect blend of adventure, culture, and relaxation the way Curacao does.
What to do in Curacao This Summer
Simply being in Curacao during the summer is enough in and of itself. There’s always more goodness on the island, and if you visit during the summer, you get to enjoy the usual perks plus an array of exciting events. As you decide when to book your trip, consider if you’d also like to experience any of the following events:
Curacao Flag Day | July 2
The Curacao Flag and National Anthem are being celebrated with an official speech, music, dance, art and theater show on Brionplein in the city center. The celebration takes place in Willemstad with music, dance, shopping and a lot of activities for young and old.
Festival di Pueblo | July 2
Flag Day is a big deal, and to honor the holiday and cultural heritage, even more, Festival Di Pueblo was created and dedicated to the local artists in the streets of Otrobanda.
City Slide Caribbean Festival 2019 | June 30 or July 7
Kaya Kaya Street Party | Aug 24
Kaya Kaya Street Party is back by popular demand for a third edition to bring the good vibes to Ser’i Otrobanda. Book your trip to be sure you’ll be in Curacao on Saturday, August the 24th 2019 for an unforgettable party experience. Kaya Kaya is known for facilitating incredible parties that participants talk about for years to come. The streets will be turned into a playground filled with feel-good music, exciting arts & street culture, cocky cocktails, and delicious food for you to enjoy.
Curacao North Sea Jazz Festival 2019 | Aug 29 – 31
This has quickly become the marquee musical event of the Caribbean, drawing thousands of fans to Curaçao for the biggest party of the year. This year, some of the biggest names in the industry have been announced, such as:
- Thu, Aug 29: Juan Luis Guerra | Havana D’Primera | Aymee Nuviola
- Fri, Aug 30: Pitbull | Kenny G | Maxwell | Michael McDonald
- Sat, Aug 31: Mariah Carey | Maroon 5 | Aloe Blacc | David Sanborn | Gladys Knights | Ozuna | Third World
We are thrilled about all of the exciting events happening around the island this summer, each offering a different taste of the island culture and people. As we mentioned, simply being in Curacao during the summer for vacation is magnificent in and of itself, but pairing a regular trip to Curacao with any one of these events makes for even more memories! As always, we recommend booking your accommodations ASAP to ensure you get to stay exactly where you desire. We look forward to hosting you and helping you plan an epic itinerary for your stay.