Trinidad and Tobago

Embassy of The Republic of Trinidad and Tobago

1708 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20036

What to expect:

· Experience the sights, tastes and sounds of this twin-island republic!

· Carnival-costumed dancers and a steelpan band

· Cultural exhibits, culinary delights and sweets from Tobago


Trinidad and Tobago is a dual-island Caribbean nation near Venezuela, with distinctive Creole traditions and cuisines. Trinidad’s capital, Port of Spain, hosts a boisterous carnival featuring calypso and soca music. Numerous bird species inhabit sanctuaries such as the Asa Wright Nature Centre. The smaller island of Tobago is known for its beaches and the Tobago Main Ridge Forest Reserve, which shelters hummingbirds.