Events and Festivals in Punta Cana

  • Carnaval (February): Expect streets filled with colorful costumed dancers and lots of confetti! There’s dance, music, parades and of course – food.
  • Semanta Santa (Easter week): The week before Easter Sunday is celebrated as Holy week. Experience the local fervor with events like beauty pageants, parades and a variety of events.
  • Merengue Festival (November): Lots of talented performers enthrall audiences with their dancing skills during this fun festival. The joy and cheer of this festival is almost palpable.
  • Puerto Plata Festival (Columbus Day): This festival unites musicians from all around the country to perform on one stage. Genres of music include Jazz, Blues, Folk, Salsa etc. 

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Punta Cana