6th Edition Trade Show

Boston JerkFest

"Boston's hottest summer festival"
JerkFest is a 2-day event being held from 22nd June to 23rd June 2018 at the Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology, Boston, United States. This is a Caribbean style foodie festival that features Jamaican jerk spiced food and all things spicy and hot. The festival kicks off with a Rum & Brew Tasting on Friday, June 22nd and offers unlimited tastings of rum, craft spirits, cocktails and artisan beverages coupled with two DJ's, games and a Caribbean Cocktail Throwdown. Jerk food will be for sale. The spicy weekend continues on Saturday, June 23rd and features live music and unlimited tastings of rum, local craft beer and a variety of Caribbean themed libations. VIP and 2-day passes available.


  • Jamaican Jerk, Spirits, Rum & Brew Tastings, Cocktails, Caribbean, Live Reggae
  • Rum & Brew Tastings, June 22nd, 6:30 pm; VIP entry at 6pm
  • Jerk Food and Music Festival, June 23rd for 2 Sessions: 11am-3pm and 5-8pm


6:30 PM - 9:30 PM (Jun 22) (Public)
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM (Jun 23) (Public)
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM ( Jun 23) (Public)
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5500 Visitors
50 ExhibitorsEstimated Count

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Trade Show
Food & Beverages
Entertainment & Media


22-23 Jun 2018 (6th Edition)
23-24 Jun 2017
24-25 Jun 2016

Frequency Annual
Next edition likely in Jun 2019 Interested

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Kantilal N Tandel

Kantilal N Tandel

Proprietor at Aakanxa Enterprise Bilimora, India


Owner at Gajanan Agro export Shrigonda, India
Priscilla Senra

Priscilla Senra

Everett, United States
russ meredith

russ meredith

General Manager Peabody, United States
Ramon Mansour

Ramon Mansour

V.P. at Syrian Grocery Impt. Co. Boston, United States
Yvette Layne

Yvette Layne

Manager at Mega Roots Productions Boston, United States
Ahmad German

Ahmad German

Sacramento, United States

Visitor Ticket Price

50 USD FRIDAY - Rum & Brew Tasting (does not include food and 21+ year old only)
15 USD SATURDAY - Adult Food & Music Festival (does not include food)
5 USD SATURDAY - Child (5-12 years old)
100 USDVIP 2-day pass, meal ticket on Friday night

Exhibit Space Cost Request a Booth

Food Booth (bring own tent, table and chairs)
600 USD 10' x 14'
Full Exhibitor/Non Food
500 USD 10' x 10'
Small Business/Specialty Foods
250 USD 4' x 6'
Craft Booth
300 USD 4 x 6'
1500 USD 10' x 10'
2500 USD 10' x 10'
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Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology

41 Berkeley St, Boston, MA 02116

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