St. John calendar of events

May

Saturday
27
1:00 PM
Festival Food Sale

St. John Festival 2017 Food Sale at the Franklin A. Powell, Sr. Park. 

Sunday
28
8:00 a.m.
Beach-to-Beach Power Swim

The 14th annual Beach-to-Beach Power Swim will be Sunday, May 28. Join us for this challenging and fun open-water swim in the pristine and protected waters of VI National Park. There are three courses to choose from, all of which start at Maho Bay Beach: to Cinnamon Bay (1 mile); to Trunk Bay (2¼ miles); to Hawksnest Bay (3½ miles). Form a relay team or swim it by yourself. For complete course descriptions, visit www.friendsvinp.org/swim.

June

Thursday
1-30
TBA
St. John Festival 2017

The Present and Past in Ways Never Forseen for St.John Festival 2017. 

Festival Village Honoree: Robert O'Connor Jr. 

Festival Food Fair Honoree: Karen L Samuel 

Festival Parade Grand Marshal: Cooper Penn 

Note: Random TSA checks will be conducted, Be Prepared. 

Festival Hotline Numbers:

  • 340-690-3692 
  • 508-963-2641
  • 340-626-0785
Saturday
3
4:00 PM
Festival Pan-O-Rama

We invite you to celebrate the St.John Festival Pan-O-Rama 2017 at the Franklin A. Powell, Sr. Park. 

Saturday
17
8:00 AM
Festival Bike Race 2017

We invite you to the St.John Festival Bike Race 2017 at the St. John National Park Parking Lot. For more information, contact Jane Thill at 340-514-6611. 

Sunday
18
6:00 PM
St. John Festival Princess Pageant 2017

Join us at the St. John Festival Princess Pageant 2017. Contestants will be showcasing their talents at the Winston W. Wells Ball Field. For more information, contact Loraine Richards at 340-626-4804. 

Saturday
24
8:00 PM
St. John Festival Queen Pageant 2017

We invite you to the St. John Festival Queen Pageant 2017 where contestants will be showcasing their talents at the Winston W. Wells Ball Field. For more information, contact Enid Doway at 340-626-0785. 

Sunday
25
8:00 PM
Festival Food Fair & Coronation 2017

The Festival & Cultural Organization of St. John  2017 hosts the annual Coronation Ceremony and Food Fair at the Franklin A Powell, Sr. Park. For more information, contact Leona Smith at 340-690-3692. 

Sunday
25
3:00 PM
Festival Boat Races

Join fellow spectators at the Cruz Bay Harbor, St. John, for the 2017 Festival Boat Race competition. For more information, contact Slim at 340-771-2498.

Wednesday
28
7:00 PM
Festival Village Grand Opening "O'Connorville"

The Festival & Cultural Organization of St. John will be celebrating the Grand Opening of the Festival Village 2017. This year the village will honor Robert O'Connor Jr.

 

Join the festivities at the Cruz Bay Parking Lot. Contact Jane Johannes at 340-776-6740 for more information. 

Friday
30
6:00 PM
Festival Children's Village

The St.John Festival Children's Village will be hosted at the St.John National Park Parking Lot. 

 

For more information, contact Alecia Wells at 508-963-2641. 

July

Sunday
2
12:00 PM
Festival Poker Run 2017

The Festival & Cultural Organization of St. John invites you to the Festival Poker Run at the Crux Bay Beach Front. 

Contact Guilderoy Sprauve at 340-690-9340 for more information.

Sunday
2
1:00 PM
Festival Horse Races 2017

Join us at the Festival Horse Races 2017 at the Clinton E Phipps Race Track, St. Thomas.

Contact Clinton "Boogie" Hendrington at 340-642-0705 for more information.  

Monday
3
1:00 PM
Festival Emancipation Program 2017

The Festival & Cultural Organization of St.John hosts the Emancipation Program at the "O'Connorville" Festival Village. 

 

For more information, contact Alecia Wells at 508-963-2641. 

Monday
3
All day
Tuesday
4
4:00 a.m.
J'ouvert 2017

Revel in the celebration at sunrise with music filling the air as dancers fete through the street. Festivities start at 4AM. 

Tuesday
4
11:00 a.m.
St. John Festival Parade 2017

The Festival & Cultural Organization of St. John invites you to spectate the Festival Parade 2017 at the St. John National Park. Parade participants will be adorned in vibrant costumes dancing to music throughout the street. 

For more information, contact Enid Doway at 340-626-0785. 

July
4
9:00 p.m.
Festival Fireworks Display

The Festival & Cultural Organization invites you to watch fireworks explode over the Cruz Bay harbor.
 

Contact Pamela Richards at 340-514-2597 for more information. 

August

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September

Sunday
3
7am - 11am
18th Annual Love City Triathlon, Aquathon, & SUP

1/2 mile swim, 14 mile hilly bike, 4 mile run. Aquathon: 1/2 mile swim, 4 mile run. Beach picnic follows. For information and to register, visit www.stjohnlandsharks.com.

October

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November

Saturday
11
All Day
Veterans Day Holiday

The U.S. Virgin Islands would like to show our appreciation for the men and women serving in the military. So we’re making it even easier for them to enjoy the beautiful beaches and crystal clear waters of the USVI.

Thursday
23
All Day
Saturday
25-26
10:00am
Annual Coral Bay Thanksgiving Regatta, St. John

All classes of boats are welcome to enter the Thanksgiving Regatta at Coral bay, where the U.S. Virgin Islands boast world-renowned Caribbean island-hopping sailing. The event is sponsored each year by the Coral Bay Yacht Club. For more information, call (340) 513-4955.

December

Tuesday
12-20
All Day
Hanukkah

Celebrate Hanukkah in the U.S. Virgin Islands!

Monday
25
all
Christmas Day

Take a break from the cold and spend Christmas relaxing on the beautiful beaches in the U.S. Virgin Islands.

January

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February

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March

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April

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