Welcome to RumFest Houston!

The 4h Annual Caribean RumFest is coming Friday and Saturday August 16-17th. This event will be a one of a kind Rum Festival in Houston. Featuring different rum spirits, cocktails, live music, Caribbean and rum history, Caribbean entertainment and much MORE!

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The Caribbean RumFest exists to showcase, promote, celebrate, and educate the community and visitors about the history and culture of the Caribbean and Rum Spirits through the provision of a festival.

This event will play host to a variety of guest artists and performances by local and international acts. Many representatives from the various Caribbean islands will be seen throughout the day displaying arts and craft and a wide range of delectable foods and tasty cocktails.

Celebrate National Rum Day August 16th!


RumFest Regular Admission
  • 4 Rum sample tickets/day
  • 1 souvenir shot glass
  • Entrance into RumFest After Party
RumFest Designated Driver Admission
  • No alcohol
  • 1 Designated Driver t-shirt
  • Entrance into RumFest After Party
RumFest VIP Admission
  • Entrance into all RumFest VIP areas
  • Complimentary parking and shuttle service
  • Selected Complimentary RumFest activities
  • Unlimited Rum samples
  • 1 souvenir shot glass
  • 1 souvenir festival guide booklet
  • Entrance into RumFest Afterparty and VIP section

Hotel Accommodations

Courtyard by Marriott Houston Downtown is the official Hotel Sponsor for the Caribbean RumFest, will be providing accommodations during the Caribbean Rum Fest! Check out these great deals and make your online reservations today!

  • Check-in: Fri Aug 15, 2013
  • Check-out: Sun Aug 17, 2013
  • Special rate available until: Thu Aug 15, 2014

**You must show your RumFest wristband and/or tickets at check-in to receive the discount rate.

Standard King $99.00 per night
Book Standard King at Courtyard Houston Downtown /Convention Center for $99.00 per night

Double Queen $99.00 per night
Book Double Queen at Courtyard Houston Downtown /Convention Center for $99.00 per night


Friday 15 Aug: 12pm – 10 pm (VIP early admission 11am!!)

Saturday 16 Aug: 11 am – 9pm (VIP early admission 10 am!!)

RumFest AfterParty 17 Aug: 10pm – 2am

Check back for further updates and details!

Caribbean RumFest Press Release(pdf)