Lobsterfest at Belize
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Have a Lobster Filled Summer at La Perla Del Caribe

Calling all lobster lovers, summer is right around the corner. It’s time to book your trip to Ambergris Caye. Whether you like to dive for lobster, assist other divers by holding the lobster bag or just love to sink your teeth into juicy buttery goodness, you’ll love Ambergris Caye during the month of June! Here are a couple reasons why.

The San Pedro Lobster Festival takes place in June. This annual event celebrates the opening of Lobster Season. Local restaurants feature special Lobster dishes every night in June along with live music. The fun begins with a Lionfish Hunt beginning June 11th, Lobster Season officially opens on June 15th, then the festivities come to an end on June 20th with a Block Party. Enjoy an art show, live music, fire dancers and delicious food from local restaurants.

Caye Caulker Lobster Fest is considered by many locals to be the original Lobster Fest of Belize dating back to July 1994. Highlights of the festival begin on Friday with the crowning of Miss Lobster Fest. On Saturday, the Grand Opening Lobster Season Ceremonies are held with displays of live lobsters, weighing the biggest Lobster for the weekend caught by local fisherman. There’s a main dance event hosted that evening with delicious Lobster dishes being served from local restaurants. The Festival will close on Sunday with an all-day beach party. It’s fun for the whole family!

There are so many lobsters available during summer that you can enjoy it every way imaginable. Lobster on the grill, lobster thermidor, lobster ceviche, lobster kebabs, lobster chowder, lobster tacos, lobster nachos and the list goes on! You can dine on lobster for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

The many Lobsterfest events are Belize’s way of celebrating the opening of lobster season which makes it one of the best times for lobster lovers to travel to Belize. Bring your family, friends, and appetite. Book your Belize Villa Rental for summer to enjoy a season full of fun and lobster!

Published on Friday, March 26, 2021