Every year Carnival has a theme and celebrates our Centennial anniversary when the Virgin Islands officially became a part of the United States. Thomas is home to one of the largest festivals in the whole Caribbean and features food, games, music, and entertainment for people of all ages. It is an annual highlight on the island and visitors come from all over the world to be a part of our month long Carnival celebrations.
The Carnival Queen show starts at 8 p. Applications are available at the V. Carnival Committee office, and anyone interested in entering a contestant can call
And if none of these images came to mind, perhaps you have never experienced Carnival in the U. Join us now, as we introduce you to Carnival! There is no denying that Virgin Islanders love Carnival!
Carnival in the Caribbean is a guaranteed good time. For islanders in the Caribbean region, Carnival is a time to let loose. It is considered a judgement-free timeparticularly for conservative islands with a strong Christian background.
By Robert Curley. Caribbean Carnivallike those in Rio and New Orleans Mardi Grasis traditionally a big blowout party leading up to the solemn season of Lent in the Christian calendar. Exact days can vary from year to year.
The U. Following passage of Legislative ActCommissioner of Tourism Joseph Boschulte now has the department promoting and managing festival tourism with a busy summer schedule in place to promote the heritage of St. Croix, St.
In the Virgin Islandscarnival is a big deal! Carnival is the biggest and most anticipated annual event in St. The St.
Carnival is for everyone, from small children to adults. The children's parades offer the youth of the Virgin Islands an opportunity to dazzle. The parade on St.
Caribbean Carnival  is the term used in the English speaking world for a series of events throughout almost the whole year that take place in many of the Caribbean islands annually and worldwide. The Caribbean's carnivals have several common themes, all originating from Trinidad and Tobago Carnival also known as the Mother of Carnivalwhose popularity and appeal began well beforeand gained global recognition in with the Canboulay Riots in Port Of Spain. Approximate dates are given for the concluding festivities.