The Charleston Caribbean Jerk Festival is a family-friendly event that celebrates the best in Caribbean food, culture, and music. The focus of this unique festival is to highlight Caribbean food, specifically food using Jamaican jerk seasoning.
Please bring a blanket, chair & good vibes while you enjoy music, food & fun!
The top chefs in the Southeast will bring it and face off in a fierce and delicious competition. Judges will decide who gets crowned Top Jerk Chef 2022, while attendees reap the delicious benefits. We encourage you to try as many vendors as possible. Specially-priced plates are available at the vendors’ discretion.
Get to the Charleston Caribbean Jerk Festival early to sign up for the Jerk Wing Eating Contest. The person who eats the most wings in 30 seconds wins. Will you be crowned the 2022 Charleston Caribbean Jerk Festival Jerk Wing King or Queen?
Caribbean Jerk Festival
1001 Everglades Ave
North Charleston SC 29401
Charleston Caribbean Jerk Festival
Date: July 16, 2022
Time: 5 am - 11 pm