Garifuna Culture Activity Packages

Garifuna Culture Activity Packages

Garifuna Culture Activity Packages

Half-Day Packages

We offer a variety of flexible half-day packages, with the option to include a traditional Garifuna meal of fresh fish fillet sauteed in mildly spiced coconut milk served with mashed plantain (known as “hudut” in Garifuna). Minimum 2 people.

Select any three activities from the list below to make up your half-day package:
1:   1 hour interactive Garifuna drumming lesson
2:   1 hour interactive drum-making lesson/demonstration
3:   30 minute traditional Garifuna drum group performance featuring 4-member band
4:   1 hour traditional Garifuna dancing lesson
Cost per person:
For groups of 2-3: $125Bz (without meal); $140Bz (with meal)
For groups of 4+ people: $115Bz (without meal); $125Bz (with meal)

 

Whole-Day Garifuna Culture Packages

For those of you who really want to delve deeper into Garifuna culture and try your hands at a bit of everything, we also offer three different whole day package options.  Please note all packages are for a minimum of three people.
Option 1 (Drum-Making, Drumming & Dancing): $180Bz per person inc lunch – min. 3 people
  • 10am-12n: Drum-making lesson  (chiselling, sanding, planning logs, tightening skins, etc.)
  • 12n-1pm: Traditional “hudut” lunch with fish fillet and juice or soda
  • 1pm-2:30pm: 1 1/2 hr interactive Garifuna drumming lesson
  • 2:30-3.15pm: 45 minute group performance (4-member group)
  • 3:15 – 4pm: 45 minute dancing lesson with group accompaniment

 

Option 2 (Cooking, Drumming & Dancing): $200Bz per person inc. lunch – min. 3 people
  • 10am-12n: “Hudut” cooking lesson
  • 12n-1pm: Enjoy the hudut lunch you just made with some fresh juice.
  • 1pm-2:30pm: 1 1/2 hr interactive Garifuna drumming lesson
  • 2:30-3.15pm: 45 minute group performance (4-member group)
  • 3:15 – 4pm: 45 minute dancing lesson with group accompaniment

Option 3 (Garifuna Extravaganza – Cooking, Drum-Making, Drumming & Dancing): $200Bz per person inc. lunch – min. 3 people

  • 10am-12n: “Hudut” cooking lesson
  • 12n-1pm: Enjoy the hudut lunch you just made with some fresh juice.
  • 1pm-2pm:Drum-making lesson
  • 2pm-3pm: 1 hr interactive Garifuna drumming lesson
  • 3-3:30pm: 30 minute group performance (4-member group)
  • 3:30 – 4pm: 30 minute dancing lesson with group accompaniment