Easter holidays – Sunday, April 5, 2015. Another very popular period on St John. Many celebrate starting on Thursday through Easter Monday.
St Thomas Carnival Our Sister Island, celebrate the festivities April 22 – 27, 2015
Love City Live! April 15 – 19, 2015 – Raggae music will be all around St John for several days. From Oppenheimer beach to Miss Lucy’s to a concert at the ball park, St John will be hopping! It all kicks off at Motu Bar on April 15th.
May Animal Care Center’s Wagapalooza Dog Show, benefiting the Animal Care Center of St John, with categories such as Best Costume, Best Dancer, and Best Jumper.
Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend in May St. John Beach to Beach Swim Friends of the Park Friends hosts its annual Beach-to-Beach Power Swim at Maho Bay Beach, St. John. Swimmers compete as an individual or as part of a 3-person team.
June 17-July 4 St. John Festival Our “Carnival” St. John Festival is a combination of celebrating the traditions of Carnival with emancipation and independence. Festivities include musical venues, the village, food fair, parades and on July 4th the BIG parade and fireworks.
USVI Open Atlantic Blue Marlin Tournament “The Super Bowl of Sport Fishing Tournaments” Fishing in the U.S. Virgin Islands – tuna, tarpon, barracuda, round in the Greater Virgin Islands.
September Sunday of Labor Day Weekend Love City Triathlon The 12th annual Love City Triathlon includes a half-mile swim, a 14-mile bike ride, and a four-mile run.
HalloweenCelebrate an island-style Halloween with Annual Kid’s Trick or Treating from at Mongoose Junction and then Halloween costume contest at Skinny Legs, Coral Bay, and Morgan’s Mango in Cruz Bay; and also St. John and pumpkin carving contest at Maho Bay Camps for kids and adults. Please contact each business for exact dates and times.
Thanksgiving Sailing Regatta
Sailing season officially begins on St. John with Thanksgiving Regatta with all classes of boats welcome to enter. U.S. Virgin Islands boasts world-renowned Caribbean island-hopping sailing.
Annual St. John Christmas Children’s Parade Usually the first weekend in December, events are scheduled throughout the weekend including the St. John Christmas Music Festival in celebration of the season.