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The largest cultural celebration of Barbadian culture in Canada returns to Harbourfront Centre with music, food, and more!

Events will be added to this schedule as they are confirmed.

DJ Niterider

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Come down and dance to the versatile tracks of DJ Niterider all weekend long.

Music

Festival Vendors

6:00pm –11:00pm

Thereís lots to shop and eat during this yearís Barbados On The Water Festival. Check out the vendors we are expecting this weekend.

Punch Up: Barbados Edition presented by Rum Royale

7:00pm – 9:00pm

Celebrate National Rum Day with a battle for the best rum punch. Sample & vote!

Food

Laff-It-Off

8:00pm –10:00pm

Celebrate the 34th Season of Laff-it-Off with the 2019 production Catspraddled.

Comedy

Theatre

DJ Puffy

8:00pm – 8:45pm

Donít miss DJ Puffy, the Barbadian DJ who shook the world with an energy as vibrant and infectious as the Caribbean hits that spin from his Technics 1200s.

Friday Night Concert by the Water

8:00pm –11:00pm

A night of Caribbean music kicks off the Barbabos on the Water Festival concert stage with DJ Puffy and more!

Music

Oistins Fish Fry

8:30pm –11:00pm

Experience the second highest-rated attraction in Barbados, the traditional Oistins Fish Fry!

Food

Susan Grogan

8:50pm – 9:00pm

Lead vocalist and band leader of Neu Jenerashun, Susan Grogan leads one of the top Caribbean dance music bands in Canada.

Music

Lilí Rick

10:05pm –10:25pm

It's been over ten years since Lil' Rick blasted onto the Barbadian soca scene with mega hits Hard Wine and Bumper Inspector, and in that time he has become one of the most popular soca entertainers from the Caribbean.

Music

Red Plastic Bag

10:30pm –11:00pm

Winner of the Barbadian Calypso Monarch Competition a record 10 times, donít miss Stedson Wiltshire, one of the most popular performers throughout the Caribbean.

Oistins Fish Fry

12:00pm –11:00pm

Experience the second highest-rated attraction in Barbados, the traditional Oistins Fish Fry!

Food

Family Crafts: Kites and Arts & Crafts

12:00pm – 6:00pm

Come as a family and get crafty with Karen Bell Higgins and Troy Brathwaite!

Craft & Design

Family

DJ Niterider

12:00pm – 1:30pm

Come down and dance to the versatile tracks of DJ Niterider all weekend long.

Music

Festival Vendors

12:00pm –11:00pm

Thereís lots to shop and eat during this yearís Barbados On The Water Festival. Check out the vendors we are expecting this weekend.

Childrenís Face Painting with Tim Hortons

2:00pm – 7:00pm

Bring your children to have their face painted during the day on Saturday and Sunday.

Family