Why CayFilm Is One of the Best Events in the Cayman Islands

There are many reasons why the Cayman Islands are such a coveted vacation destination. From swimming with stingrays to sipping cocktails on the beach, the possibilities for fun here are endless. Plus, tons of events come to the islands each year! One of our favorites is CayFilm. Any film connoisseurs will love this festival!

If you’re visiting the island for CayFilm, you’ll need to plan out the rest of your trip! Our area is filled with countless other wonderful attractions. For a complete list of handpicked, local recommendations, take a look at our complimentary Vacation Guide. This valuable resource has helped so many travelers plan unforgettable trips to the Caymans, so get a copy today!

What Is CayFilm?

CayFilm is a marvelous film festival that encompasses several days of numerous film screenings. Each of these featured films showcases the abundant beauty of the Cayman Islands with the main goal of encouraging people to visit this destination and promote the islands as an up-and-coming spot to shoot a documentary. CayFilm is also responsible for the creation of the Cayman Media Academy, a program designed to educate interested students all about the realm of cinema and how to create their own films.

When and Where Does CayFilm Take Place?

CayFilm is held every summer in the Cayman Islands. It usually spans from the end of June to the beginning of July. Just check the CayFilm website for this year’s date! The films are shown in various venues around the islands, including The Ritz-Carlton Grand Cayman, the Harquail Theatre, and the National Gallery. In addition to the many film screenings, there will also be question and answer sessions and panel discussions with filmmakers that you won’t want to miss. Be sure to bring along your best formal wear as well; there will be celebrity gala event that is bound to be a night to remember!

How Do I Get Tickets to CayFilm?

Tickets for CayFilm go on sale May 1st and can be purchased online. You can also buy tickets at various spots in the Cayman Islands, so stay up to date on their website to find out where those will be! Make sure to get your tickets as soon as possible so you can take advantage of the early bird pricing.

Where to Stay During CayFilm

You’ll want to stay in the finest accommodations possible during CayFilm. Get a dose of luxury by booking a room with us at The Residences Seven Mile Beach in Grand Cayman. We have the finest suites and amenities waiting to fulfill your every need. With incredible views overlooking white beaches, dazzling blue waters, and lush gardens, you will never want to leave our deluxe properties of the Cayman Islands. Go out and explore the many incredible nearby attractions of our local area, or simply take time to relax in the comforts and amenities of our rentals. We know you will make unforgettable memories here in the heavenly Cayman Islands, so check our availability today to start planning the trip of a lifetime!