Calendar of Annual Events


Caribbean Laser Midwinter Regatta is a neat sailing event where some of the best in the world come to train for the Worlds. check  Caribwind.


Master of the Ocean.  International triathlon competition; contestants compete in three sports:  windsuring, kitesurfing and surfing.  For information about Master of the Ocean annual comeptition, check their webpage updated annually close to time of competition.

Kiteboarding 4 Kids is Cabarete's very own charity fundraiser where the local community join together to raise money for non-profit organizations working in and around Cabarete with children living in poverty.  A kitesurfing competition is the main event, held in front of Laurel Eastman Kiteboarding (LEK) at the Millennium Resort & Spa where the ariel acrobatics of the competitors is dazzling to watch. Prize-giving and Gala Dinner Party that evening. 


DR Open Kiteboarding Competition, Kite Beach.


Pablito Guzman's Windsurf Classic, Cabarete Beach.  The competition is held in three categories, long distance races, slalom and freestyle.

The Butterfly Effect, an all women downwinder where ladies will windsurf, kiteboard, kayak, or stand up paddleboard from Cabarete's center to the surf beach Encuentro.  Proceeded by a beach clean up and followed by a legendary fundraising party.  For more  information check the event webpage or contact Michelle at  Andari Spa.


Trick-or-Treat for kids at Perla Marina.  The Perla Marina community organises a big trick'or'treat event for all kids in costumes every year. October 31st 4-7pm. Information at 


Master Surf Reunion, Encuentro Beach, Surf Competion for sufers 35+.  For more information, visit the event's webpage.

Dominican Republic Jazz Festival, Cabarete Beach. More information check the DR Festival webpage 


The Mariposa DR Foundation's Annual Christmas Fair will be on the beach in the center of Cabarete or at the Mariposa's own locale, with tons of fun kids activities, local vendors with Christmas gifts to buy, Santa Claus, and great raffles with awesome prizes.  Check Mariposa's Facebook page for announcement

Perla Marina X-mas Market  The Perla Marina community organises every year a big christmas market with over 40 vendors and more then 1000 visitors. Date 2015 is December 19th. Bookings go to 


Cultural Events

Cabarete also offers a variety of cultural events year round. For more information, visit this website with a calendar maintained by a local artist Cultural Activities in the Dominican Republic.