PAYS Dominica Yachting Festival 2023

The PAYS Dominica Yachting Festival will consist of a series of events which range from tours to entertainment nights. The proposed programme is as follows:


5pm to 7pm – Seabird Happy Hour 


mar 19

• 8:00 am All Day Registration of Yachts- PAYS Event Building.

• Live Entertainment and Complimentary Welcome Rum Punch

• Vendor’s Market

• 7:00pm Welcome Cocktail Reception- Cabrits Resort and Spa

• Entertainment- A taste of Dominica’s culture


mar 20

• 9:00 am Tour to Syndicate Nature Trails and Waterfalls

• 3:00 pm Indian River Tour

• Creole food and Bush Rum sampling- Indian River Bush Bar

• Entertainment: Kalinago Experience


mar 21

• 6:00 am Hiking Tour to the Boiling Lake

• 9:00 am Adventure Tour of the Roseau Valley

• Tour of Capital, Roseau

• 7:00pm Barbecue Pool Party– Petit Miami, Citronier

• Entertainment: Calypso Night


mar 22

• 9:00am Northern Treasures Tour

• 7:00 pm Games Night and Barbeque- PAYS Events Building

• Entertainment: Paix Bouche Cultural Group and live local music


mar 23

• 9:00am Open Class Yacht Race- Prince Rupert’s Bay

• 11:00am Cabrits National Park/ Fort Shirley Tour

• 7:00pm Yachter’s/Sailor’s Potluck Dinner- PAYS Events Building and Purple Turtle Beach Club

• Entertainment: A unique mix of traditional dance and modern music (Capuchin Cultural Group and live local music)


mar 24

• 9:00 am Yachter’s/Sailors Community Service Day:

  – Lion Fish Hunt and Under Water Clean Up

  – Prince Rupert’s Bay Beach Clean Up

  – Distribution of Food Hampers

  – Community House Repairs and Painting Project

  – Tree Planting Project

• 7:00pm Lion Fish/ Seafood Dinner- PAYS Event’s Building

• After Party- Purple Turtle Beach Club

• Entertainment: Dominica’s signature Bouyon music


mar 25

• 8:00am Morning Market and Local Cooking Experience, Portsmouth

• 1:00pm Beach Games and Fun Day- Purple Turtle Beach

• 6:00pm Seafood Lime – Toucarie Enjoy various local seafood dishes, bush rums and cocktails and vibrant music all along the Toucarie Bay


mar 26

• 8:00am Church Service

• 11:00am Sip and Paint Event

• 7:00pm Farewell Dinner and Awards/ Prize Giving Ceremony- Fort Shirley Cabrits National Park

PAYS Email:   Office: 1 767 317 909 8    Mobile:  1 767 245 6332    VHF: CH. 16