Santo Domingo Carnival
February: The Santo Domingo Carnival brings the streets to life every weekend throughout February, with a huge parade down the Malecón led by the Carnival King.
La Vega Carnival
February: Celebrating the country's African heritage.
Ozone Caribbean XC Challenge
February: The ultimate XC paragliding competition in the Dominican Republic.
Master of the Ocean
February: The Ministry of Tourism of the Dominican Republic presents the event combining Surf, Windsurf, and Kitesurf.
Santo Domingo Music Festival
March: Classical music festival held at The Dominican Republic's National Theatre
Cabarete Race Week
June: Held annually at Cabarete Bay
July: This event takes place each year in Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic.
Dominican Republic Jazz Festival
October: Annual Dominican Republic Jazz Festival attracting Jazz musicians and visitors from around the world. Dominican Republic Jazz Festival Web Read more about Jazz Festivals in the Caribbean
Dominican International Film Festival
October: Annual six-day celebration of film including features, shorts and documentaries.
Dominican International Film Festival Website
Please note: Some dates are subject to change annually.