RumBahamas' Rum Tasting Competition

RumBahamas is hosting its Third Annual Rum Festival on the 24th, 25th and 26th February 2017 at Fort Charlotte. The team of Festival RumBahamas is holding a competition to see who has the best tasting rum! We are excited about the competition and we are looking forward to your participation. There are a few rules to read (see below) and entrants will present their rum (s) to a panel of both international and local judges at the Festival on the 26th February 2017.

Click here for the Rum Competition Form

Official Rules

Entries will be accepted from 14th January 2017 to the 14th February 2017. No entries will be accepted after the deadline. All entrants must fill out the accompanying form. Confirmation of your acceptance will be sent to you via email advising you of your official entry.


  • Cost of Entry is $200.00 per rum producer.
  • There is no limit on the amount of rum that can be entered into the competition by the same company but each rum brand must be registered separately.
  • The same rum will not be allowed in two or more different categories.
  • The competition is open to rums that are not yet in their commercial phase, but these rums must be properly labelled as PROTOTYPES and the labels should contain all the information typically associated with products (proof, age, etc.)