The Cayman Islands Tourism Association (CITA) is a non-profit association which represents its membership of just over 200 tourism related private businesses in the Cayman Islands. The various sectors within the Tourism Association include : Hotels, Condo/Villas, Watersports, Restaurants, Transportation, Attractions, Cruise and Allied (all other businesses associated with our tourism product).
The various sectors within the Tourism Association include : Hotels, Condo/Villas, Watersports, Restaurants, Transportation, Attractions, Cruise and Allied (all other businesses associated with our tourism product).
Taste of Cayman Food & Wine Festival
Taste of Cayman Food and Wine Festival is an annual event celebrating local restaurants, distilleries, breweries and wines from around the world. This outdoor event gives attendees the ability to enjoy food from over 40 restaurants, local delicacies and Cayman drinks. The event includes local live music, themed bars and lounge areas, cooking demonstrations and fireworks. Cayman is fast becoming the Culinary Capital of the Caribbean and this fun, flavorsome event is no exception. http://www.tasteofcayman.org/
Cayman Stingray Tourism Awards
Since 2003, the Cayman Islands Tourism Association (CITA) has encouraged outstanding hospitality by recognizing individuals, companies and association members that go out of their way to make visitors, and residents alike to feel like there’s no better place to visit or live than right here in the Cayman Islands. The Cayman Stingray Tourism Awards are the highest honour bestowed by the CITA in recognition of individuals who have offered the greatest contribution in the well-being of the Cayman Islands tourism industry throughout the year. The recipients are honoured with a cobalt blue hand blown glass stingray award made right here in the Cayman Islands at the Island Glass Blowing Studio.
International Underwater Film Festival
Every year, CITA hosts the Underwater Film Festival and Silent Auction in conjunction with the International Scuba Diving Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. CITA also runs the local underwater photo competition, which allows our local talent to be showcased and recognized. For information about event visit http://www.scubahalloffame.com.
The CITA holds the only travel trade show Cayman Islands Tourism Exchange (CITE), bringing buyers (wholesalers) and sellers (typically accommodation & tour providers) and Travel Media together. CITA promotes the Cayman Islands and it's offerings to these influential travel trade partners. Visit www.cite.ky for more information.