Fri-Sun, May 2-4
The Coral Bay Commodore’s Cup Regatta is hosted by all three island yacht clubs – Coral Bay Yacht Club, Nauti Yacht Club and St. John Yacht Club. The three-day sailing event helps support the Kids and the Sea (KATS) non-profit youth sailing program.
Saturday, May 3
The 140th running of the $2 million Kentucky Derby is scheduled for Saturday, May 3, 2014.
Cinco de Mayo
Monday, May 5
Spanish for ‘fifth of May’, Cinco de Mayo is a celebration of Mexican heritage and pride.
Saturday, May 10
The St. John Animal Care Center holds its most popular fundraiser this month, with island’s Wacky Westminster Dog Show called Wagapalooza. The event is from 5-9 pm on Saturday, May 10th in the National Park ball field across from Mongoose Junction in Cruz Bay.
Saturday, May 24
On Saturday, May 24th, 2014 Friends of Virgin Islands National Park will host the 11th Annual Beach-to-Beach Power Swim! The race consists of three courses: the short course from Maho Bay to Cinnamon Bay, about 1 mile; an intermediate course from Maho Bay to Trunk Bay, about 2¼ miles; and, the long course from Maho to Hawksnest, about 3½ miles.