Ambergris Caye Caye Caulker HELP! Visitor Center Businesses
BelizeNews.com BelizeSearch.com BelizePhotographs.com Lodging


Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
#218757 - 02/01/05 05:32 PM Lobstefest dates, anyone?
Auxillou Beach Suites Offline
If anyone, especially our Lobsterfest Committee members, know the dates of this year's Lobsterfest, please post it to the message board.

Prospective visitors are asking so they can plan their visits to be here for the festival.

Last year the dates were not announced until only two or three weeks before the festival. Is it possible that the dates could be confirmed a little sooner this year?

Thanks and cheers,
Wendy
_________________________
Wendy Auxillou
Auxillou Beach Suites
Caye Caulker, Belize
www.auxilloubeachsuites.com

Top
#218758 - 02/01/05 07:28 PM Re: Lobstefest dates, anyone?
Lazy Iguana B&B Offline
Hi Wendy, the CC Marketing Comm is trying to get an exact date for the Lobster Fest or that matter if there is going to be one. As soon as we get a date from the Lobster Comm we will put it on the CC Website and other sites.

thanks for asking

CCMC

Top
#218759 - 02/02/05 06:44 PM Re: Lobstefest dates, anyone?
Anonymous
We're arriving in late February for a week and I saw posted somewhere that lobster season closes shortly before we arrive. Can someone tell me. . .Will we still be able to find places that serve it? I really do hope so.

If there are any CC restaurant owners reading this board, or anyone that knows a few, please stash a few (freeze) until we get there on the 23rd.

Thx!

Top
#218760 - 02/02/05 11:05 PM Re: Lobstefest dates, anyone?
Anonymous
you are asking someone to risk getting a large fine and possibly lose their business lisense. try the conch instead.

Top
#218761 - 02/04/05 01:05 AM Re: Lobstefest dates, anyone?
Matrix Offline
Although this "Get Real" post is very accurate, it could have been said more tactfully. Perhaps thinking about empathizing with one's situation would help achieve this goal.

Yes, the Lobster season does close in February. Unfortunately, being caught with lobsters out of season can result in substantial fines to the person/establishment.

As was suggested, you may certainly want to try the conch. It is a great "substitute".

Top
#218762 - 02/11/05 11:11 PM Re: Lobstefest dates, anyone?
Lobster King Offline
I just found this message board and was very dissapointed to read that no date had been chosen for Lobsterfest 2005 and/or that there may not be one! I went for the first time last year and was trying to organize a larger group to go this year. Can we just say it is going to be the first weekend in July, like it was last year b/c I have already booked airfare for July 1-5 and I am working on a whole new lobster outfit! I know any time in CC is not wasted, but I really wanted to hit Lobsterfest. By the way, can I get on the CC Marketing Committee b/c I think we need to pick the date and start promoting it, so people like Wendy,Wayne,and Amanda can start booking some rooms, I will make some t-shirts/koozies/lobster paraphenalia, and we will be good to go...What do you think?

[This message has been edited by Lobster King (edited 02-11-2005).]

Top
#218763 - 02/16/05 09:10 PM Re: Lobstefest dates, anyone?
Lobster King Offline
Still waiting to hear something on the Lobsterfest date and whether I can be on the CC Marketing Committee. Also, I think you should consider having a Lobster King crowned(write-in vote is better since you do not want see guys in a bathing suit and/or talent contest),so there can be no claims of sexual discrimination.

Top
#218764 - 02/17/05 02:27 PM Re: Lobstefest dates, anyone?
Anonymous
ever try the red snapper? you might never go back.

Top
#218765 - 02/19/05 10:08 PM Re: Lobstefest dates, anyone?
Lobster King Offline
I have been reading a lot of the postings on this board and I find it strange that on the one hand people say it is hard to make a go of things from a business perspective on CC and they ask you to support the local businesses,but then on the other hand there are people like me that want to come down there and spend some money, bring some friends, and pump up the local economy, however, no one will make a decision on when Lobsterfest is going to take place, which is one of the few events that CC has on an annual basis to draw visitors in. I really do not care and I am coming the first weekend in July regardless, but you might want to try helping yourselves out a little bit by not keeping the date of one of your biggest events for the year a secret.Like Wendy said in the original posting, last year the date was not announced until a couple of weeks before it was to take place. Pura vida and go slow!

Top
#218766 - 02/19/05 11:30 PM Re: Lobstefest dates, anyone?
Anonymous
caye caulker is an event itself!

Top
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >

Links
Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!


Things to do

News
Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
BelizeNews.com
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Amandala
Love FM
The Reporter
Caye Caulker
Chronicles

PLUS TV
TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
SanPedroScoop
iTravel Belize
Paradise Theater

Blogs
San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
Tacogirl
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Bound for Belize
Conch Creative
As The Coconuts Drop
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
Chaa Creek is an award-winning luxury Belize Resort, rated as one of the worlds best Eco Lodges. We are a pioneer in adventure travel to Belize since 1981!
White Sands Dive Shop - 5 Star PADI Dive Facility - Daily diving, SCUBA instruction and Snorkeling
Caribbean Inspired All Natural Condiments & Spice Blends, Over 100 are Gluten Free!
We manage a variety of homes, apartments, condos and commercial properties here on Ambergris Caye. Our minimum lease on ALL properties is six months.
Conch Shell Inn: All rooms are right on the beach in the heart of San Pedro, so within walking distance to anything and everything!!
Lilí Alphonse has snorkel equipment to fit anyone as well as Marine Park Tickets and flotation devices to assist those not as experienced.
Coastal Xpress offers a daily scheduled ferry run to most resorts, restaurants and private piers on the island of Anbergris Caye. We also offer  private and charter water taxi service.
Mini Chat

Cayo Espanto
Click for Cayo Espanto, and have your own private island
More Links
Click for exciting and adventurous tours of Belize with Katie Valk!
December
S M T W T F S
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
Who's Online
1 registered (1 invisible), 34 Guests and 4 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
18,670 Registered Members
44 Forums
64,006 Topics
462,169 Posts

Most users ever online: 1,262 @ 06/10/07 07:16 PM


AmbergrisCaye.com CayeCaulker.org HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town
BelizeSearch.com Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History
BelizeNews.com Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory
BelizeCards.com SanPedroDaily.com Picture of the Day