T.I.D.E Fish Festival 2016

Discover the sizzling flavors of southern Belize at the “TIDE FISH FESTIVAL 2016,” a three-day event (October 7th – 9th, 2016) that will showcase the marine preservation efforts in the Toledo District!

Explore Punta Gorda, a wonderland of heritage, diversity and mystique. Get acquainted with the friendly community of southern Belize and enjoy the Cocktail, Youth Conservation Competition and the Grand Finale!

Highlights include: coconut husking, greasy pole competition, cast net throwing, fishing tournament and more!

Festival Events

  • October 7th: “Cocktail” – venue is TIDE’s Waluco’s Restaurant, Front Street of Punta Gorda Town (7:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.)
  • October 8th: “Youth Conservation Competition” – venue is Fr. Ring Parish Hall on Main Street, Punta Gorda (7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.)
  • October 9th: “Grand Finale” – venue is TIDE compound, 1 mile from Punta Gorda Town (11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.)

Toledo is the perfect region for holistic living…

Amidst the over 830,000 acres of preserved jungles and reef system in Toledo, lies authentic discoveries, from snorkeling to jungle expeditions, world-class fishing, succulent foods, and Ancient Maya legacies…

Event History

Be part of this southern tradition which was first held in 2002 and has flourished into a major attraction for Punta Gorda! Learn about all that’s happening in conservation and preservation throughout Toledo from the Toledo Institute of Development and Environment” (T.I.D.E), who also organizes the fish festival!

Indulge in seafood delicacies. Travel to Punta Gorda, and discover how to be

For more information on this and other events happening in Belize, or to get tips on planning your dream vacation, email us at: [email protected] or call us TOLL FREE at: 1-800-624-0686.

T.I.D.E Fish Festival 2016