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Inagua Salty Festival

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Mountains of salt at the Morton Salt facility
Entrance to the Inagua National Park
Flamingos in the Inagua National Park
Inagua Lighhouse

Event Dates: August 01, 2019 - August 05, 2019

Description of Event

This family-oriented event, held every year during the Emancipation Day holiday weekend, is a homecoming festival for former residents of the island. It opens with an Ecumenical Church Service and features a variety of activities for all age groups:

  • Gospel concert
  • Live entertainment with visiting artists
  • Local food and drinks for sale
  • Salty games, domino tournament, ball games
  • Youth talent competition
  • Karate demonstrations
  • Cultural extravaganza
  • Tours of the Morton Salt Company, the Inagua National Park and the Inagua Lighthouse
  • Fishing trips
  • Junkanoo rush-out
  • Fireworks

Admission Fee (if any): None

Ages Festival is Appropriate For: All Ages

Accessibility Notes: The site is wheelchair accessible.

 Pet Friendly Notes
Leashed pets are allowed, but must be controlled.

For More Information, Contact:

Mr. Henry Nixon

Victoria Street, General Delivery, Matthew Town, IN
(242) 339-1616 · fax (242) 393-4978
Wendall (Avvy) Mortimer
Gregory Street, Matthew Town, IN

Boundaries and names shown do not necessarily reflect the map policy of the National Geographic.

Latitude: 20.958977000
Longitude: -73.662547000
Elevation: 32 FT (10 M)
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