One-Day General or VIP Admission for Two or Four with Samples at Houston Caribbean RumFest on August 16 or 17 (Half Off)

Jones Plaza, Houston

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Choose from Four Options

  • $30 for two general admission one-day tickets (a $60 value)
  • $60 for for four general admission one-day tickets (a $120 value)
  • $100 for two VIP one-day passes and wristbands (a $200 value)
  • $200 for four VIP one-day passes and wristbands (a $400 value)

On Saturday, August 16 or Sunday, August 17, visitors get into island mode as they sample rums by J. Wray & Nephew, Captain Morgan, and other rum distillers at the fourth annual Houston Caribbean RumFest. With a focus on Caribbean culture, the festival brings live music to the crowds as well as assorted jerks, curries, and vegetarian dishes, with appearances from some of Houston's popular food trucks. The two-day flair bartending competition delights with tricks and entertainment in the name of drink mixing.

Each general admission ticket includes a wristband, four rum sample tickets, and one souvenir shot glass. VIP passes get each person a wristband, unlimited VIP access to samples, one souvenir shot glass and free parking. VIPs can also continue their night on Saturday at the VIP afterparty, which runs from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Houston Caribbean RumFest

Houston Caribbean RumFest brings revelers together to learn about the history of rum—but just sipping will do just as well. At this party, rum samples abound, and so do many hallmarks of Caribbean culture. Traditional jerks, curries, and rum-infused bites and cocktails bring added spice to the festivities, while live Caribbean music provides an island soundtrack. Other activities include cocktail classes and painting. Giving rum some more time in the spotlight, the flair bartending contest has drink mixers delighting onlookers with dazzling tricks that delight far better than just gluing a coaster to the bottom of each glass.


Tips from Groupon Customers

  • “I enjoyed it but I would like to see more live music. And have more vendors there.”


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    Jones Plaza

    600 Louisiana St

    Houston, Texas 77002

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In a Nutshell

Rums by J. Wray & Nephew and Captain Morgan compliment the festival's Caribbean food and live music

The Fine Print

Expires Aug 17th, 2014. Limit 2 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Valid for one day's admission on either Saturday or Sunday. Must be 21 or older. All participants must be present at redemption. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Not valid for resale. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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All Locations

  • Jones Plaza (1201.9 miles)

    600 Louisiana St

    Houston, Texas 77002

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