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U.S Virgin Islands: Event calendar for a sun-kissed getaway


13 June, 2023


28 August, 2023

U.S Virgin Islands

St. Thomas International Regatta: Known as the “Crown Jewel of the Caribbean,” this event is considered amongst the most competitive in the world, attracting sailors from throughout the Caribbean, Europe, and North America.

Where: St Thomas Yacht Club, USVI

When: Annually in late March

St Croix Food & Wine Experience: This festival, named one of the top ten international food and wine events by Forbes Travel, showcases the diverse cuisine and wine in the USVI. Visitors can enjoy gourmet dinners, wine seminars, wine auctions, and the annual culinary competition A Taste of St. Croix.

Where: St Croix, USVI

When: Annually in early April

St Croix Blue Bay Jazz Festival: A collaboration between the United Jazz Foundation and the world-renowned Jazz at Lincoln Centre in New York, this festival showcases some of the biggest stars in jazz music.

Where: St Croix, USVI

When: Annually between February and May

Mango Melee and Tropical Fruit Festival: This popular summer event helps develop a greater appreciation for tropical fruits, especially mangoes, and educates the public about growing them and the many ways they can be used. Mango Melee offers educational workshops as well as fun activities for children and helps raise funds for various programmes.

Where: St Croix, USVI

When: Annually in early July

Virgin Islands Carnival: This carnival is the most anticipated cultural event of the year, celebrating freedom through dancing, singing, parades, pageantry, music, local crafts, food and drink. It includes nightly displays of talented bands and individual musicians, paying tribute to the islands' vibrant culture and treasured traditions that have been passed down year after year.

Where: USVI

When: St John (Annually in late June and early July), St Thomas (Annually in late April and early May), and St Croix (Annually in December)

USVI villas with amazing views:

Great Turtle Villa

Great Turtle Villa profits from an unusual mid-island location that allows easy access not only to St John's idyllic North Shore beaches, but also to quieter Coral Bay and the island’s breathtaking national park. Everywhere you turn, you'll enjoy sensational views from the windows and terraces of this charming the red-roofed villa.

Where: St John, USVI

St. John Great House 270

Savour sweeping views of tropical jungle, sparkling ocean and verdant islands from St. John Great House 270. Expertly built into the hillside, every feature here has been designed to maximise those fabulous views.

Where: St John, USVI


Finisterre creates a chic and welcoming atmosphere from the moment you step inside. Those looking for unparalleled privacy, beauty, and opulence will fall in love with this elegant villa, brimming with breathtaking views and lush tropical flora.

Where: St John, USVI

The onefinestay experience

Here at onefinestay, we specialise in bespoke vacations. Whether you’re after relaxation, adventure or simply looking to discover the awe-inspiring beauty of the USVI, we’ve prepared a selection of exclusive concierge services to ensure that your break is as memorable as it should be. From private chef hire to at-home spa treatments, our dedicated concierge team are on the scene to ensure everything is taken care of before your arrival, so you can simply turn up and unwind!

Tempted by a sun-kissed getaway in the USVI?