Pipe bands and individual players are invited to the join the carnival atmosphere at the 2017 Barbados Celtic Festival – with 26th to 29th May. With special flight and hotel packages – this a great opportunity to bring your pipes or drums and enjoy a pipe band holiday with a week in Barbados next May!
The Barbados Celtic Festival celebrates the links between Scotland, Ireland, Wales, Nova Scotia, the Gallic regions in Europe and the sunny Caribbean island of Barbados. What better way to celebrate than with 100 pipers! Players from all over the World are invited to take part.
Pipefest Barbados aims to be the biggest pipe band gathering ever to take place in the Caribbean with a series of massed pipe band events and post-parade parties.
Weather: with events taking place in May this is a great month to visit Barbados with nearly 9 hours of sunshine and strong cooling winds. Pipe band events will take place in the evening when the average temperature is expected to be around 31°C / 88°F. Short sleeve order – pack light, enjoy the warmth, pipe band events will be in short sleeve order, No. 2 dress.
Flight and hotel packages – will be available direct from major airlines from around £599 for one week from the UK. More travel details will be posted shortly!
Register your interest using the Pipefest form below: