• In Ocho Rios, the biggest event of the year is the  Ocho Rios International Jazz Festival held each June.
  • Jamaica Jazz & Blues Festival is in Montego Bay each January.
  • Reggae Sumfest is usually sometime between mid-July and early August.
  • The Port Antonio International Marlin Tournament is held every October.
  • The largest islandwide festival is Carnival, which is held in Kingston, Ocho Rios, and Mo’Bay typically February–April and in Negril every May.