The annual Calabash Festival is one of six events that receives government funds for execution. This year, the MAC gave EC$ 20,000 to assist with the event.
The festival was held July 14 to 21, 2019 and features a number of events, including a church service, lecture and family events such as the Grand Food Fair and the Kite Festival.
This year, the festival also paid tribute to the late Dr George Irish, who was a key figure in the creation of the annual cultural showcase.
Here are a few images from the Grand Food Fair which was held at the Little Bay.