St. Croix hosts a variety of events throughout the year, ranging from cultural festivals to sports competitions and more.
St. Croix Food and Wine Experience
This annual culinary event takes place in April and features a week-long celebration of food, wine, and spirits. Attendees can enjoy tastings, wine dinners, cooking demonstrations, and the famous “Gourmet Vintner Dinner.”
Crucian Christmas Festival
Held annually in December and January, the Crucian Christmas Festival is a highlight of the island’s cultural calendar. It features parades, music, dancing, pageants, local food, arts and crafts, and other festive activities.
St. Croix Agricultural Fair
Held in February, the St. Croix Agricultural Fair is a celebration of the island’s agricultural heritage. The fair features livestock exhibitions, agricultural displays, local food vendors, live entertainment, and cultural demonstrations.
Taste of St. Croix
This annual event in April highlights the island’s culinary offerings. Local restaurants, caterers, and beverage providers come together to offer tastings of their signature dishes and drinks. The event also includes live music and a silent auction.
Mango Melee
Taking place in July, Mango Melee is a fun-filled event dedicated to the island’s beloved fruit, the mango. Attendees can enjoy mango tastings, cooking demonstrations, mango-inspired dishes, local crafts, live music, and competitions.
Christiansted Boat Parade
Held in December, the Christiansted Boat Parade is a festive event where boats decorated with lights cruise through the Christiansted Harbor. Visitors can enjoy the beautiful displays, live music, and a lively atmosphere.
Coastal Cleanup Day
Organized by community and environmental groups, Coastal Cleanup Day is an opportunity for volunteers to join efforts in cleaning up the island’s beaches and coastal areas. This event typically takes place in September and promotes environmental awareness.