International music festival held on the island of Marie Galante celebrating the cultural heritage of the islands of Guadeloupe. Gwo Ka, or “drum”, is central to the folk music of Guadeloupe and is a main focus of the festival. Headliners for 2019 include Lauren Hill, Tarrus Riley, Tiken Jah Fakoly, and many more.
Commemorating the abolition of slavery in Guadeloupe. The festival includes performances, lectures, historical tours, traditional markets, and much more. An excellent opportunity to enmesh yourself into the history and culture of the island.