With so much to do in the Cayman Islands, what’s a person to do?

Exactly what you’re doing – reading What’s Hot! Let What’s Hot be your go-to activities guide. Each month we research and review dozens of events, galas, cultural events and, in a nutshell, everything there is to do – and everything worth doing – in the Cayman Islands.

Calendar of Events


2-25 Moon on a Rainbow Shawl
Harquail Theatre (Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays)
3 Feed our Future Island Roast
Coral Beach
3 CCMI Festival of the Seas – Oceans Awards
Grand Old House
5 Cayman Islands Triathlon
8-12 Pirates Week Festival
Grand Cayman
10 Young Caymanian Leadership Awards
Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa
12 Remembrance Day
Public Holiday
16 Hedge Funds Care Gala – Vintage Circus
The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman
17 Camana Bay Tree Lighting
Camana Bay
19-21 NCAA Basketball Tournament
2nd Annual Cayman Islands Classic
John Gray High School
24 Pink Ladies Christmas Bazaar
Camana Bay ARC
24 Gimistory
Runs thru December 1
24 Cayman Aids Foundation – Dinner, Drinks and Drag
Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort
24 Rotary 23rd Music Extravaganza
Royal Palms
24-25 Singing Christmas Tree
Lions Centre
25 Meals on Wheels – Turkey Trot
Holiday Inn
29 Cayman HospiceCare – Light Up a Life
Camana Bay
30 Art of Fashion Costume Gala
National Gallery


1 Parade Of Lights
Camana Bay
1 Santa Landing – Kiwanis Club of CI
Airport Park
2 Cayman Islands Marathon
Grand Cayman
3 Rotary Christmas Tree Lighting
Heroes Square, George Town
6 NKY Fashion Week Show
Big Brothers, Big Sisters Fundraiser
Camana Bay Paseo
9 Jingle Bell Walk/Run
Cayman Islands Crisis Centre Fundraiser
Holiday Inn
21 Christmas Lights Bus Tour
National Trust Visitors Centre
25 Christmas Day
Public Holiday
26 Boxing Day
Public Holiday
26 Dashing Through the Sand
Seven Mile Beach
31 New Year’s Eve

January 2019

1 New Year’s Day
Public Holiday
16-20 Cayman Cookout
The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman
26 Taste of Cayman
Festival Green, Camana Bay
27 Hatitude
CI National Trust Fundraiser
Grand Old House
28 Heroes Day
Public Holiday