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Placencia Lobsterfest 2024 FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

Updated: Jun 20

Placencia Lobsterfest 2024 artwork and party goers

What is Placencia Lobsterfest?

Placencia Lobsterfest is an annual celebration held in Placencia, Belize, to mark the opening of the lobster season. It is a lively event featuring a variety of fun activities, competitions, musical entertainment, and delicious lobster dishes.


When and where is Placencia Lobsterfest 2024?

Placencia Lobsterfest 2024 will be held at Point Placencia near the Municipal Pier. It's all happening July 5th, 6th & 7th, 2024!!!


What can I expect at Lobsterfest 2024?

Lobsterfest 2024 promises a range of exciting activities and entertainment for all ages:


-          Games for Kids

-          Belikin Beer Drinking Contest

-          Biggest Lobstah’ Competition

-          Lionfish Tournament

-          Mr. & Ms. Physique

-          Tug-o-War

-          Tipsy Tuna Toss

-          Hot Spicy Wings Eating Contest

-          Kayak Racing

-          Placencia Lobsterfest Classics:

o   Throw the Cast Net: A unique Placencia original where participants throw a cast net over the sand to scoop up a schilling.

o   Reel in the Kayak: Using a fishing rod, reel in a kayak with one person on board to the shore.

o   Fly Fishing on the Beach: Land your fly in the center of a circle drawn in the sand to prove your skills.


Who will be providing musical entertainment?

The musical lineup for Lobsterfest 2024 includes:

-          Sweet Pain Band

-          Gillharry 7

-          Mimi

-          Persuaders

-          Panerrifix Steel Band

-          Corozal Community College Marching Band


The event will be powered by Big Smooth Sounds.


placencia lobsterfest 2024 entertainment lineup

Who organizes Lobsterfest?

Placencia Lobsterfest is organized by the Placencia Village Council and the Placencia BTIA (Belize Tourism Industry Association).


Is there an official Lobsterfest T-shirt?

Yes! This year's Lobsterfest T-shirt design is crafted by the talented Ernest Garcia. Show your support by rocking this stylish tee at the event.

placencia lobsterfest 2024 official artwork by Ernest Garcia


How can my business sponsor the Lobsterfest T-shirt?

There are still sponsorship opportunities available for the Lobsterfest T-shirt. You can have your business logo proudly displayed on the T-shirts, and there is even one sleeve sponsorship space left. Don’t miss out on this chance to be a part of Lobsterfest history!


Call 523-3396 or email


Do you want to be a vendor at the Placencia Lobsterfest?


How can I get more information?

For more information about the event, sponsorship opportunities, or any other inquiries, please contact the Placencia Village Council or Placencia BTIA.


Should I rent a golf cart?

If you're staying outside the Placencia Village up the peninsula and prefer the freedom to move around at your own pace, consider renting a golf cart. Alternatively, taxis are readily available for your convenience.


Join us at Placencia Lobsterfest 2024 for an unforgettable celebration of Belizean culture, community, and of course, lobsters!

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