Dont worry if the food gets a little spicy. There will be some cool reggae rumbling your way at Vermont JerkFest. The music and the view of Vermonts majestic mountains pair perfectly with those pungent jerk spices. JerkFest is a celebration of Caribbean culture. The event features cooking demonstrations, beer and rum tasting, spicy jerk-laden foods, live world music, reggae, vendors, a cook off and more.