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Let’s Support Agrofest 2024: ‘Securing Our Roots Through Agriculture’

by Karen Rollins Feb 12, 2024

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Agrofest 2024

Barbados’ largest national agricultural exhibition ‘Agrofest’ will take place from 23-25 February 2024 at Queen’s Park, under the theme ‘Securing Our Roots Through Agriculture’.

Agrofest attracts around 60,000 local and international visitors annually. The event offers a wide range of family-friendly activities including a kids’ zone, educational demonstrations, food sampling, livestock shows, and an arts village.

There are also over 200 exhibitors and attractions as well as live performances by leading local artistes on both evenings. 

The gates open from 9am-9pm on Saturday and Sunday. Box offices are now open across the island with tickets for adults (13 years and older) at $15.00 and children (3 to 12) at $4.00. A season ticket is $40 (BBD). Box offices include The Roberts Farm & Pet Mart, Clear Vision Optical, People’s Market, the Barbados Agricultural Society, Roundhay Pharmacy, and Water World Pet Store.

Advanced tickets from Ticket Nation are $5.82 (BBD) for children aged 3 to 12 and $17.70 (BBD) for adults including fees. A season ticket is $40 (BBD) plus a $4.70 fee. Tickets will also be available on the door.

Agrofest is hosted by the Barbados Agricultural Society (BAS) in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. The BAS states that the outdoor event provides Barbadians with an opportunity to “experience all the facets of Barbados’ agricultural sector”.

For more details on Agrofest, visit the official Facebook page – https://www.facebook.com/AgrofestBarbados

Source: Barbados Agricultural Society