Annual Bonaire Events

Events and Festivals Held Annually on Bonaire

Bonaire has a number of annual events which are held throughout the year and which can be enjoyed by the island’s visitors.  Bonaire’s friendly inhabitants welcome tourists to any or all of these events.  And for additional activities that might be occurring during your visit, check out the Bonaire Calendar of Events.

January

Maskarada

International & Local Fishing Tournament

February/March

Karnaval (Carnival)

Traditional Simadan–The Harvest Festivals

April

Rincon Day (Dia di Rincon)

June

Fire-Jumping on Feast Days of Saints John and Peter

September

Bonaire Day
Blessing of the Fishing Fleet

October

International Sailing Regatta
Duo Xtreme Mountain Bike Race

November

Arrival of Sanikolas (Sinterklaas, St. Nicholas)