" Lau lidise wéibugu waranseraguei wanaügü.
Battle of the Drums contines to work for the
Retrieval and Preservation of the
Garifuna Culture
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"Ugunei múñeirügütu mafuredutu"
We need to Learn our History
to properly Teach our Future
Learn the History

Our History

Learn About the proud history of the Garifuna People and our culture

About Battle of the Drums

Discover the Battle of the Drums. The event that rocked a nation

Who we are

MeetThe Secretariat the unwavering team of volunteers that has keep us going

Get Involved

Battle of the Drums is always seeking like-minded individuals to volunteer to help in the retrieval of the culture.

THE GARIFUNA IN SCHOOLS IS THE FIRST OF ITS KIND
AND HAS EFFECTIVELY BEEN TEACHING THE LANGUAGE AND MUSIC

22,500

Students have been introduced to the language, the world has been introduced to the music

Focus Area’s

GARINAGU WORLDWIDE

USA

Belize

Honduras

Guatemala

Constantly working to save the culture

Programs & Activities

Stay Up-to-Date with All our Events and Programs

Battle of the Drums run yearly programs for people of all ages and of course our Events that are a must see!

Mark Your Calendars

Care About the Culture to Retrieve
and Preserve it.

Support on of our various annual activities

Proud Garifuna

Donation Target

$132,500

Donation Raised

$0.00

Always be in the Know

News & Articles

Garifuna Survival Day

A woman reeling with emptiness and crying uncontrollably…a child, bewildered, feeling confused and lost and trying to console her Mom…

VIRTUAL SUMMER CAMP 2021

As part of the Garifuna cultural retrieval and preservation initiative, The Battle of the Drums Secretariat of Punta Gorda, Belize…

Battle of the Drums Virtual Event 2020

with pandemic still heavily affecting Belize and all of our day to day activities the Battle of the Drums will be brought to you virtually. Battle of the Drums promises that this will be this biggest Garifuna virtual event of the year so be prepared to tune in on all devices.

Make A Donation

A Small donation can go a long way to save the culture

Attend a Event

Enjoy the Music, Taste the Food. Immerse yourself in the Culture.

Battle of the Drums Store

Visit the store and buy gifts that your friends & love ones never forget