Experience Jamaica’s Legendary Spring Break and Carnival Events

Getaway Packages Offer Savings on Accommodations and Events

KINGSTON, JAMAICA –  From beach parties and live reggae concerts to cliff-side sunsets and rainforest adventures, Jamaica is the best place for families, friends and couples to jet to when spring arrives. The destination offers special packages for those looking to share in its spring break or carnival events, or simply wanting to relax on Jamaica’s white sand beaches. With non-stop flights available from most major cities across the U.S., Jamaica continues to be a popular, easily accessible destination.

“Whether traveling to experience spring break events, or to relax and unwind with family, Jamaica offers live music on the beach, outdoor excursions, a vibrant culinary scene, world-class attractions and more,” said Jamaica’s Director of Tourism, Paul Pennicook. “This year marks the 27th anniversary of Carnival in Jamaica and we welcome travelers to break out of their winter coats and experience the vibrant activities taking place here in Jamaica, the Home of All Right. 


Kingston, the heartbeat of Jamaica, is host to the island’s annual carnival, currently taking place through April at Mas Camp. The program includes weekly Bacchanal Fridays and Soca-cise classes every Monday and Wednesday in March. In addition, Bacchanal J’ouvert takes place on Friday, April 10th, followed by the Bacchanal Road March on Sunday, April 12th.

Bacchanal Jamaica is offering travel packages for travel from April 8 – 14, 2015 to The Knutsford Court Hotel, The Courtleigh Hotel and Suites and The Jamaica Pegasus Hotel in Kingston, starting at $1,375 per person based on double occupancy for five nights. Packages include accommodations, roundtrip airport transfers, airport lounge access, all-inclusive fete tickets, all-day open bar, lunch and dinner, and custom-fitted costume for Road March. Call (844) 227-0450 for more details or visit 

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Negril is the capital of casual. It is home to the memorable Rick’s Café and the annual JAMFEST Spring Break Concert Series taking place throughout March. It features top local and international artists. Negril’s unmatched outdoor party environment is ideal for adventure-seekers looking to go scuba diving, experience breathtaking sunsets or just relax on the world famous Seven Mile beach.

Sun Splash Tours is offering hotel only packages for travel by March 31, 2015 to Merrils Beach Resort and Fun Holiday Beach Resort in Negril starting at $390 per person based on quad occupancy for four nights. Call (212) 366-4922 for more details or visit


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Montego Bay

Montego Bay, the complete resort, is famed for its great beaches, all-inclusive resorts, world-class attractions, award-winning spas, 18-hole championship golf courses and exciting nightlife along Mobay’s “Hip Strip.” For those looking to relax and unwind with family or a loved one, Montego Bay offers the complete resort experience with plenty of exciting attractions such as snorkeling and swimming with dolphins.

Palladium Hotels & Resorts is offering a special family getaway package to Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort & Spa and Grand Palladium Lady Hamilton Resort & Spa starting at $127 per night. Get 50 percent off for up to two children and enjoy resort waterparks and mini-clubs for free. Packages must be booked by March 31, 2015 for travel by April 30, 2015. Visit for more information.

Ocho Rios

Ocho Rios, the centerpiece of Jamaica, combines the island’s best-known natural attractions in one of the Caribbean’s most popular ports-of-call. From cascading waterfalls to tropical gardens and historical plantations, this resort area makes an excellent choice for the active traveler who’s looking to climb iconic waterfalls, embark on zip-line adventures or discover the birthplace of James Bond. This spring, travelers should plan their visit around the Beach J’ouvert, part of the annual Bacchanal Jamaica events, taking place on Saturday, April 4th at the James Bond Beach.

RIU Hotels & Resorts is offering a special package to the all-inclusive ClubHotel Riu Ocho Rios starting at $139 per night/person. Book by April 30, 2015 for travel from April 6 – 30, 2015. Visit

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