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Barbados Gospelfest

The Barbados Gospelfest "Touching Lives Changing Nations” celebrating thirty-one years of excellence.

Barbados Gospelfest is the Caribbean’s Premier Christian Music & Arts Festival. It comprises several events generally held every year during the last full week of May. Our commitment to people has guaranteed growth and longevity, and a new opportunity to touch lives across communities.

Dedicated to Barbados, the Caribbean and the international community, Barbados Gospelfest maintains a standard of excellence second to none, and has become a vital festival fixture for the region at large. It is a high-quality festival, featuring top local, regional and international Gospel talent, while providing training and development opportunities for artistes.

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Ministers

Samuel Medas
Samuel Medas

Gospel singer Samuel Medas, or as he calls himself ‘a country boy’, is a Gospel music recording artist and minister has received awards such as ‘Best New Artiste of the Year’, ‘Regional Artiste of the Year’ discovered he had the gift of ear sound when he was 4 or 5 years old and found that he started making sense of…

Marvia Providence
Marvia Providence

Gospel vocalist Marvia Providence has done something very few Gospel artists have been able to do; she has pierced the mainstream by bringing her island rhythms and fresh sounds to the music scene. Marvia was eight years old when she discovered her talent as a gospel artist. However it was in 1985, when she fully committed her life to Christ Jesus, that her spirit was caught up…

Limoblaze
Limoblaze

Nigerian born, UK based musician, singer songwriter, Limoblaze is a two-time winner of the African Gospel Music and Media Awards, winner of Crystal Awards Best International Act, and winner of Premier Gospel Best International Act. As an urban Christian artist Limo’s preferred genres are Afrobeats and Hiphop. He made his intentional switch to Afrobeats in 2018 after he emerged from…

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Events

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June, 2024

Courts One Awesome Day

Courts One Awesome Day in association with Life 97.5 FM with the Chefette & Frosteez, BPWCCUL Kids’ Experience Get ready for the ultimate family-friendly event of the year at Courts One Awesome Day in association with Life 97.5 FM, with the Chefette & Frosteez, Barbados Public Workers’ Cooperative Credit Union Ltd. Kids’ Experience! Join us on June 2nd, 2024, at Farley…

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June, 2024

Ultimate Gospel

Ultimate Gospel  – A Taste of the Caribbean Get ready for an unforgettable night of worship, praise, and culinary delights at Ultimate Gospel – A Taste of the Caribbean! Join us on June 1st, 2024, at the Abundant Life Assembly for a unique and immersive experience that celebrates the rich diversity of Caribbean culture. While Ultimate Gospel promises the same…

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June, 2024

SigniaGlobe Financial Artistes Dev

SigniaGlobe Financial Artistes’ Development Workshop Step into the spotlight and take your music career to new heights at the SigniaGlobe Financial Artistes’ Development Workshop, happening on June 1st, 2024. Hosted by Barbados Gospelfest and sponsored by SigniaGlobe Financial, this transformative workshop is designed to equip aspiring musicians with the tools and knowledge they need to succeed in the music industry.…

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May, 2024

Laughter & Jazz

Get ready to unwind and indulge in an evening of pure joy and entertainment at Laughter & Jazz, now taking place for the first time at Savvy on the Bay. As one of the most anticipated events of the year, Laughter & Jazz promises to bring together individuals from all walks of life for an unforgettable experience. Immerse yourself in…

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May, 2024

Legacy On The Bay

Step into an evening like never before at Legacy on the Bay, a captivating concert experience held for the first time at Savvy on the Bay. Formerly known as the Sunset Concert and later as the Joseph Niles Legacy Concert, this cherished event has evolved into a celebration of fellowship, music, and the arts. Join us for an unforgettable night…

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May, 2024

Hymnspeak

Join us for a  journey down memory lane at Hymnspeak, held at St. Mary’s Anglican Church. This cherished event brings together people of all ages to lift their voices in harmony, singing the timeless hymns that have shaped our faith and experiences, and filled our hearts with joy for generations. Experience the nostalgia and uplifting spirit as we come together…

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May, 2024

“Campaign Of Hope” Public Lecture

Join us for an evening of inspiration and empowerment at the Campaign of Hope public lecture on May 27th at 7:00pm. In collaboration with the World Council of Churches (WCC), Barbados Gospelfest presents a powerful discourse on the theme of hope, focusing on the WCC’s Commission of the Churches on Health & Healing. Gracia, a Social Anthropologist and HIV survivor,…

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May, 2024

Worship & Thanksgiving Service

Join us for a special Worship and Thanksgiving Service as we kicks off our week-long celebration of music and arts dedicated to glorifying God. The Gospelfest executive and team will be joining the assembly of the Mount Olive United Holy Church of America at 9am to participate in their service. This worship-filled service will set the tone for the week…

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Sponsors

Ekco Nation
Ekco Nation

Ekco Nation, a valued partner of Barbados Gospelfest 2024, is dedicated to empowering youth and families to navigate the challenges of the digital age while promoting positive values and behaviours. Recognizing the pervasive influence of social media, the internet, and music on today’s youth, Ekco Nation aims to raise awareness and provide education on the potential threats and negative influences…

ISCF Barbados
ISCF Barbados

The Inter-Schools Christian Fellowship (ISCF) plays a crucial role in nurturing spiritual growth and fostering Christian fellowship among students in Barbados. ISCF is dedicated to providing young people with opportunities to deepen their faith, develop leadership skills, and engage in meaningful service within their school communities. Through various initiatives such as Bible studies, prayer groups, and outreach programs, ISCF empowers…

Youth With A Mission (YWAM) Barbados
Youth With A Mission (YWAM) Barbados

As a partner of Gospelfest, Youth With A Mission (YWAM) Barbados is dedicated to mobilizing and training individuals to spread the message of hope and faith locally and globally. With a focus on youth, the poor, and those who have yet to encounter the Gospel, YWAM equips individuals to make a positive impact on communities near and far. Through outreach…

Street Gospel Ministries
Street Gospel Ministries

Street Gospel Ministries Inc. plays an integral role in uplifting and supporting marginalized individuals within the Barbadian community. With a focus on providing accommodation and essential services for homeless individuals, Street Gospel Ministries demonstrates a deep commitment to compassion and social responsibility. Their non-denominational, faith-based approach ensures that their services are accessible to all, fostering inclusivity and solidarity among diverse…

Williams Equipment
Williams Equipment

As a leading provider of construction and industrial equipment in Barbados, Williams Equipment brings expertise and support to ensure the smooth operation of Gospelfest activities. With a commitment to excellence and reliability, Williams Equipment delivers top-quality equipment solutions tailored to the unique needs of each project. With a diverse range of equipment, including excavators, generators, and compactors, Williams Equipment is…

Co-operator’s General Insurance Company Limited
Co-operator’s General Insurance Company Limited

As a proud partner of Barbados Gospelfest 2024, Co-operator’s General Insurance Company Limited is committed to providing financial security through quality and innovative insurance products and services. With a mission to be the preferred insurance provider, Co-operator’s General Insurance aims to create value for its stakeholders and the wider society. Driven by core values of integrity, customer-centricity, accountability, innovation, excellence,…

National Conservation Commission (NCC)
National Conservation Commission (NCC)

The National Conservation Commission (NCC), a key partner of Barbados Gospelfest 2024, plays a vital role in preserving and enhancing the natural beauty of Barbados. As a department of the Ministry of Environment, Water Resources & Drainage, the NCC is dedicated to environmental conservation and sustainable development. Led by a dedicated Board of Management and supported by a skilled team…

Intelligent Lighting
Intelligent Lighting

As a leading provider of professional lighting services, Intelligent Lighting specializes in creating captivating visual experiences that complement the music and atmosphere of each event. With a commitment to innovation and creativity, Intelligent Lighting works closely with Gospelfest organizers to design lighting setups that elevate performances and engage audiences. From dynamic stage lighting to immersive visual effects, Intelligent Lighting transforms…

Savvy On The Bay
Savvy On The Bay

Savvy on the Bay proudly partners with Barbados Gospelfest 2024, bringing a new level of ambiance and excitement to the festival. Nestled on the picturesque Bay Street in St. Michael, Savvy on the Bay offers a beachfront oasis where Caribbean charm meets contemporary elegance. As a premier event venue, Savvy on the Bay provides the perfect backdrop for unforgettable experiences.…

Barbados Beach Club
Barbados Beach Club

As a valued partner of Gospelfest, the Barbados Beach Club offers an idyllic vacation experience on the picturesque south coast of Barbados. This 3-star, all-inclusive Caribbean resort provides guests with everything they need for a dream getaway, from comfortable accommodations to delicious meals, refreshing drinks, and a range of exciting activities and entertainment options. With the Barbados Beach Club, guests…

Ticket Nation
Ticket Nation

As a valued partner of Barbados Gospelfest, Ticket Nation plays a pivotal role in facilitating ticket sales and event management, ensuring seamless access to the festival’s diverse lineup of events. With their expertise in ticketing solutions, Ticket Nation helps to streamline the process of purchasing tickets for Gospelfest events, making it convenient for patrons to secure their spot at our…

Transport Board
Transport Board

As a proud partner of Gospelfest, the Transport Board of Barbados plays a vital role in facilitating transportation across the island, ensuring that individuals can access essential services, including events like Barbados Gospelfest. With a commitment to providing reliable and accessible public transportation, the Transport Board has evolved from its humble beginnings to become an integral part of Barbados’ economic…

Trinity Outreach Ministries International
Trinity Outreach Ministries International

As a valued partner of Gospelfest, Trinity Outreach Ministries International plays a crucial role in spreading the message of faith and spiritual empowerment in Barbados. With a commitment to community outreach and ministry, Trinity Outreach Ministries strives to make a positive impact on the lives of individuals across the island. Through their various initiatives, including outreach programs, worship services, and…

Christ Is The Answer Radio (CITA 90.1FM)
Christ Is The Answer Radio (CITA 90.1FM)

As a proud partner of Gospelfest, Christ Is The Answer Radio (CITA 90.1FM) is dedicated to spreading the message of hope, faith, and inspiration through its broadcasting platform. With a focus on gospel music, uplifting messages, and spiritual teachings, CITA 90.1FM serves as a beacon of light for listeners across Barbados and beyond. Whether it’s through soul-stirring music or enlightening…

Suzuki
Suzuki

Suzuki, a trusted automotive brand, proudly partners with Barbados Gospelfest 2024. With a legacy of reliability, innovation, and performance, Suzuki continues to be a driving force in the automotive industry. From sleek sedans to versatile SUVs and rugged trucks, Suzuki offers a diverse lineup of vehicles designed to meet the needs of drivers around the world. As a partner of…

Blessed Rentals Inc
Blessed Rentals Inc

As a valued partner of Gospelfest, Blessed Rentals Inc. brings over a decade of expertise in providing specialized transportation solutions for individuals with disabilities. With a fleet of retrofitted vans designed to accommodate persons with disabilities, as well as mobility aids for enhanced accessibility, Blessed Rentals Inc. ensures that all individuals have access to safe and reliable transportation options. Their…

Things Gospel
Things Gospel

As a proud partner of Gospelfest, Things Gospel serves as a premier destination for all things related to faith, spirituality, and worship. With a wide selection of books, Bibles, gifts, and supplies, Things Gospel caters to the diverse needs of individuals seeking to deepen their spiritual journey. From inspirational literature to devotional resources, the store offers a curated collection of…

Quality Sound Inc (QSI)
Quality Sound Inc (QSI)

As a trusted partner of Gospelfest, Quality Sound Inc. (QSI) stands as the premier provider of sound reinforcement solutions in Barbados. With a commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction, QSI offers a comprehensive range of services to meet the diverse sound needs of events, concerts, and performances across the island. From state-of-the-art audio equipment to skilled technicians and engineers, QSI…

National Cultural Foundation (NCF)
National Cultural Foundation (NCF)

As a vital partner of Gospelfest, the National Cultural Foundation (NCF) plays a crucial role in fostering the development and promotion of culture in Barbados. Established as a statutory body by CAP 384B, the NCF is dedicated to stimulating and facilitating the growth of cultural expressions across the island. With a mandate to support and assist individuals and groups interested…

DB Productions Inc
DB Productions Inc

As a trusted partner of Gospelfest, DB Productions Inc. brings unparalleled expertise and professionalism to the forefront of event production in the Eastern Caribbean. With a dedicated team committed to excellence, DB Productions specializes in delivering top-tier entertainment experiences, from intricate stage design to cutting-edge lighting solutions. Renowned for their meticulous attention to detail and seamless execution, DB Productions ensures…

Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation
Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation

As a partner of Barbados Gospelfest, the Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) continues to uphold its reputation as a trusted source of news, information, and entertainment across the region. With a commitment to credibility, balance, and unwavering dedication, CBC plays an integral role in connecting audiences with diverse content that reflects the vibrancy and richness of Caribbean culture. With a history…

Caribbean Alliance Insurance Co. Ltd.
Caribbean Alliance Insurance Co. Ltd.

Caribbean Alliance Insurance Company Limited stands as a pillar of resilience and reliability in the Caribbean insurance landscape, proudly serving as the largest general insurance company in Antigua and extending coverage throughout the Eastern Caribbean. With roots dating back to 1989, Caribbean Alliance emerged from an amalgamation of insurance agencies across several territories, boasting a rich history of over a…

Emtage Electrical Co. Ltd.
Emtage Electrical Co. Ltd.

As a trusted partner of Gospelfest, Emtage Electrical Co. Ltd. stands as the premier destination for electrical supplies in Bridgetown, Barbados. With a legacy dating back to 1918, Emtage Electric has been synonymous with service, value, and customer satisfaction, offering a comprehensive range of high-quality electrical materials at competitive prices. From residential to light commercial applications, Emtage Electric caters to…

Payce Digital
Payce Digital

As the digital payment partner of Barbados Gospelfest, Payce Digital is dedicated to providing innovative and convenient payment solutions to enhance the festival experience for attendees. With a rich history spanning over 40 years, Payce Digital, formerly known as Cave Shepherd Card, has been a trusted symbol of convenience and affordability in the Barbadian market. With a focus on digital…

Kromium Marketing & Development Inc
Kromium Marketing & Development Inc

As the marketing partner of Gospelfest 2024, Kromium Marketing & Development Inc. brings a wealth of expertise in promoting and advancing meaningful events. With a focus on strategic marketing initiatives, Kromium collaborates closely with Gospelfest to elevate its visibility and reach within the community and beyond. Through innovative marketing campaigns and targeted outreach efforts, Kromium helps to amplify the impact…

SigniaGlobe Financial Group Inc.
SigniaGlobe Financial Group Inc.

We extend our sincerest gratitude to SigniaGlobe Financial Group Inc. for their unwavering support as the title sponsor of the Artiste Development Workshop at Barbados Gospelfest 2024. Their continued partnership underscores their commitment to nurturing the talents and potential of aspiring musicians, contributing significantly to the development of our future artistes. SigniaGlobe Financial Group Inc. has been at the forefront…

LIFE 97.5FM
LIFE 97.5FM

We extend our heartfelt gratitude to Life 97.5FM for their invaluable partnership with Barbados Gospelfest in 2024. As the leading faith and family-focused station in Barbados, Life 97.5FM has been a beacon of inspiration, featuring 100% gospel music and programming designed to uplift and empower audiences. With a commitment to wholesome content and family-oriented programming, Life 97.5FM aligns perfectly with…

Barbados Public Workers’ Co-Operative Credit Union Limited
Barbados Public Workers’ Co-Operative Credit Union Limited

We are grateful to the Barbados Public Workers’ Co-operative Credit Union Limited (BPWCCUL) for their steadfast partnership with Barbados Gospelfest in 2024. As the largest credit union in Barbados, BPWCCUL has played a pivotal role in empowering generations of Barbadians financially since its inception in 1970. Through their unwavering support, BPWCCUL has helped shape the economic, social, and physical landscape…

Frosteez Ice Cream
Frosteez Ice Cream

We extend our sincerest gratitude to Frosteez Ice Cream, the manufacturing arm of Chefette Restaurants Ltd., for their generous support as the title sponsor of the Chefette & Frosteez Kids’ Experience at One Awesome Day on June 2nd, 2024, held at Farley Hill National Park. Frosteez’s commitment to producing high-quality ice cream and novelties reflects their dedication to bringing joy…

Chefette Restaurants Limited
Chefette Restaurants Limited

We are immensely grateful to Chefette Restaurants Ltd. for their steadfast partnership with Barbados Gospelfest, spanning over 21 years. As a beloved institution in Barbados, Chefette has continually supported our mission to spread joy and upliftment through gospel music and community engagement. Their unwavering commitment to excellence in service and quality has made them a cherished part of the festival’s…

Courts Barbados Ltd.
Courts Barbados Ltd.

As a dynamic brand under the Unicomer Group umbrella, Courts has been a cornerstone of the Caribbean community since its inception in 1959. Their commitment to providing quality, affordable furniture, appliances, and electrical goods, coupled with flexible credit options, has made them a household name throughout the region. With 93 stores across 11 Caribbean countries and two US locations, Courts…

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Our vision is to extend the benefits of partnering with Barbados Gospelfest to any corporate entity or organisation desirous of engaging with and supporting a National Festival that seeks to enhance our society, uplift our people and provide wholesome opportunities for the development of our youth.

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Volunteers are very important to Barbados Gospelfest’s ministry and mission. You are invited to REGISTER