The 10th Annual Boston JerkFest Returns for a Summer of Spice

The 10th Annual Boston JerkFest is back for two days of fun in the sun this summer, July 7-8, 2022. The festival, which was recognized as the Best Food Festival in 2022 by Boston Magazine, will feature Jamaican jerk hot spiced BBQ food from top local Caribbean chefs.

The festival will be held at the Harvard Athletic Complex in Allston, just over the Harvard Square bridge. A portion of the proceeds from the event will support Sustainable Food and Culture. VIP tickets and two-day passes are available.

In addition to the jerk food, the festival will also feature a variety of other Caribbean cuisine, as well as hot sauces, crafts, live music, kids’ activities, a jerk cook-off, and a seafood throwdown.

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Events happening in Boston this Weekend, July 7-9th, 2023

Weather This Weekend

    • Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, low 71, south wind 6-9 mph.
    • Saturday: Partly sunny, high 86, southeast wind 5-9 mph, slight chance of showers and thunderstorms 2-3pm.
    • Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, low 69, south wind 5-7 mph, slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
    • Sunday: Mostly cloudy, high 79, east wind 5-9 mph, slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am and after noon.
    • Sunday Night: Cloudy, low 68, southeast wind around 8 mph, chance of showers.

    Please note that these are just forecasts and the actual weather may vary.