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Miss USVI to Compete at International Miss Earth 2023 Pageant

All are invited to follow her journey on social media and send her words of encouragement and support as she aims to bring the Miss Earth crown home to the Virgin Islands.

Navigating the Ups and Downs of Breastfeeding Is Thursday’s ‘Dinner With A Doctor’ Topic

Healthcare professionals and their maternity clients have a chance to learn how to successfully nourish their babies with breast milk. The topic for Thursday’s 'Dinner with a Doctor' coincides with National Breastfeeding Month. 

King of the Wing Raises Nearly $25,000 to V.I. Children’s Museum

The check presentation ceremony for the 12th annual King of the Wing contest took place on Monday, Aug. 14, at 1 p.m., at the V.I. Children's Museum (VICM) on St. Thomas.

Department of Tourism Releases Dates for 2023-2024 Crucian Christmas Festival

Now in its 71st year, the Crucian Christmas Festival represents the island's longstanding cross-cultural influence, combining Caribbean, African, Spanish and Dutch influences to showcase a unique experience like no other in the region.

King of the Wing Winners to Represent the USVI at National Buffalo Wing Festival

Chef Isaac Buckner and his team from The Tap Room / St. John Brewers will now be attempting to bring home another trophy, this time from the National Buffalo Wing Festival in Orchard Park, New York.

V.I. Salsa Festival Heats Up Starting July 25

St. Croix will be flooded with Latin music, food and dance starting Tuesday when the Virgin Islands Salsa Festival opens to spotlight the culture and raise funds for the Women’s Coalition of St. Croix.

Beat the Heat and Celebrate Christmas in July

Saturday, shop owners in Palm Passage in downtown Charlotte Amalie will hold a “Christmas in July” event from noon to 5 p.m.

Nova Gomez Is the New Little Miss USVI

Nova Angellyn Gomez is a vibrant and talented 4-year-old who is making waves as the reigning Little Miss USVI.

WCSC’s 39th Annual Women Race Returns to Frederiksted!

The Women’s Coalition of St. Croix will kick off the month of June with its annual Women Race. This year marks the 39th year of this race and it will be held virtually, with a live race scheduled in Frederiksted.

Animal Welfare to Host a Speakeasy Fundraiser on May 27

The St. Croix Animal Welfare Center will host The Howling 20's Saturday, May 27 at a yet-to-be-announced location to raise funds for the animals in their care.

“Amy Gibbs Rooted in Art” Fundraiser to be Held on May 20

Tillett Gardens will be the place to be Saturday, May 20, as a fundraiser for local artist and business owner Amy Gibbs is planned. The fundraiser will help support her summer residency with the Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts on St. Croix. The event will also be a celebration of the 10th anniversary of the opening of her art studio and the start-up of her new non-profit, Art Haus VI.

Culture Takes Center Stage Throughout the 72nd St. Thomas Carnival

Following a brief hiatus during the pandemic and an abbreviated version in 2022, the Division of Festivals returned with an action-packed schedule of events, including pageants, fetes and concerts.

Krishna Kumari Shares ‘Habits for Happiness’ at MCM Center Friday Night

After more than 24 hours of flying from Pune, India, "Didi" Krishna Kumari is still full of energy as she talks about her upcoming trip to St. Thomas Friday, the first leg of a journey that spans the Caribbean and Europe to spread the messages of hope and spirituality ingrained from the teachings of her mentor Jashan Pahlajrai Vaswani, better known simply as "Dada."

Art St. Croix Festival & Spring Jazz Fundraiser – CMCARTS This Weekend

The “Art St. Croix Festival & Spring Jazz Fundraiser” at the Caribbean Center for the Arts in downtown Frederiksted opens Friday, April 21, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. with the work of 37 artists exhibiting in the upstairs gallery.

Children’s Museum of STX Fundraiser Set for Yacht Club on Saturday

Connect with your “Inner Child” at the Children’s Museum of St. Croix Fundraiser Saturday. The casual evening of fun begins at the St. Croix Yacht Club at 6 p.m. and continues until 10 p.m. 

Early Registration for Second Annual Paradise 48 Film Competition Opens April 10

The Paradise48 Film Festival challenges participants to create an original short film of four to seven minutes in length. Additionally, each film must incorporate specific elements that the festival organizers will provide.

“Moko Jumbies: Icons of the U.S. Virgin Islands” Opens on St.Thomas Saturday

“Moko Jumbies: Icons of the U.S. Virgin Islands” is presented by the Guardians of Culture Moko Jumbies and the V.I. Children’s Museum. The fundraising event opens at Buccaneer Mall, Havensight, Saturday, April 8, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Entry is $5 for museum members and $10 for non-members.

UVI and Emancipation Commemoration Committee Join Forces to Celebrate 175th Emancipation

The MOU will increase public awareness and understanding of the history and significance of emancipation in the U.S. Virgin Islands and will highlight the historical impact of the USVI arts, including music, dance, culinary arts, fine arts and literary arts.

Afternoon on the Green Set for Sunday on St. Thomas

The UVI community is ready to welcome back students, faculty, and visitors this weekend as Afternoon on the Green returns to St. Thomas. Organizers say hundreds of participants are expected to gather on the Herman Moore Golf Course to mingle, taste the hand of local cooks, and enjoy some cultural delights.

St. Paddy’s Day Parade Follows Original Route Saturday

Since 1969, St. Croix's St. Patrick's Day parade has grown in leaps and bounds to what many say is the largest such parade in the Caribbean. Saturday will see "the wearing of the green" begin to sprout before the parade begins promptly at 11 a.m.



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