Malesso’ Gupot Chamoru/Crab Festival on Guam Apr. 28 - 30

Malesso’ Gupot Chamoru/Crab Festival on Guam Apr. 28 - 30

Guam Visitors Bureau

  • Dates: April 28, 2023 - April 30, 2023
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Malesso’ Veterans Sons & Daughters Pier Park

Experience one of the island’s largest annual celebrations–the Malesso’ Gupot CHamoru/Crab Festival. This event is a Chamorro celebration of southern hospitality featuring great food and barbecue, live music and dancing, Guam gifts and handcrafted items, friendly contests and carnival games for children.

But the real stars of the Malesso’ Crab Festival are the local land crabs. Crab culinary competitions, as well as contests for talaya (fishing net) throwing, coconut husking and even jet ski racing, take place throughout the weekend.

For more information please contact the Malesso’ Mayor’s Office at (671) 828-8312/ (671) 828-2941 or email


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