Beer, Wine and Spirits in St. Croix

Beer, wine and spirits to go just about anyplace in St.Croix including food stores, convenience stores, discount stores, certain gift shops and even gas stations.

As with any consumer products, anywhere, brands carried, packaging and pricing vary.

For example, as in the mainland USA, and other countries, craft, micro-brew and international beers have increased in popularity and availability here in the Virgin Islands. Certain retail outlets, such as those which appear below, have greater availability than others.
Same for wines and spirits, the finer stores will carry the finer brands.

Taxes on beer, wine, and spirits in the US Virgin Islands is very low. In particular, you will find that spirits are much more favorably priced than elsewhere. You can take take 6 bottles back with you as long as one of the bottles is a product made in the Virgin Islands such as rum. Many stores will provide you with a six bottle carry box.

We hope this section is useful to you in identifying where to buy your adult beverages.

Drink responsibly and please keep in mind that the legal drink age in the USVI is 18.

Ale House

Ale House- St.Croix's only craft and micro beer store also carrying a wide array of international ales and beers by the six pack, single or specialty bottle. Boutique wines, spirits and non-alcoholic beverages also available.


Blue water Terrace

Our market and deli feature fresh local produce and fruits, wine, beer, imported cheeses, extra large hot and cold sandwiches, gourmet salads, pizzas, ice cream, coffee bar, bakery and take out meals as well as staples such as bread, milk and butter.


JULY 3, ALL DAY  171st Anniversary of Virgin Islands Emancipation Day (July 3, 1848) VI community welcome; select observances  at VICCC Office Suites, UVI campus. Fireworks, Frederiksted. Register, 340-692-4272  or

 JULY 4, 6-9PM Sunset Jazz Buddhoe Park, Frederiksted Bring a blanket or beach chair and catch the cool sounds of local and international musicians. Food and drinks available.  Free

JULY 4 Fireworks! After Dark St. Croix Yacht Club Watch the festivities from the Clubhouse, for members or guests of members. Otherwise, grab dinner at Duggan’s Reef or Blue Water Terrace or watch along East End Road.  340-773-9531,

 JULY 7, NOON-6PM Mango Melee & Tropical Fruit Festival Botanical Garden of the Virgin Islands Fun family event! Mango Eating Contest,  Mango Dis & Dat, workshops, food & craft  vendors, music! $10. Children under 12, free. (340) 692-2874, (340) 513-7525,

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Beach Guide

Did you know... St. Croix is ringed by beaches of all shapes and sizes, some are long white sand stretches, others are small patches shaded by low sea grape trees and towering coconut palms. Some have smooth sandy bottoms ideal for swimming, and others have rock and coral-lined entries perfect for snorkeling!

Did you know... St. Croix is the only Caribbean Island where a diver can:
●Dive a wall that drops over 13,000 feet
●Dive a reef that is the largest living reef of any Caribbean Island
●Dive five wrecks that are within 100 yards of each other
●Dive a pier        


Weddings / Romance

DID YOU KNOW THAT... Many couples are opting to save the money (not to mention the stress and hard work) of a big wedding at home by escaping to a Caribbean island for a combination wedding/honeymoon. Upon their return, they can share the event by showing the video and photographs at an informal reception.

All the islands are beautiful and, on some, weddings have become a major promotional tool. So why should you choose St. Croix above others?


Moving Here

DID YOU KNOW... In addition to it's long and rich multicultural history, friendly people, open spaces, the blue sea and near perfect year-round weather, there are a number of reasons to consider relocating to St Croix. Most importantly, the U.S. Virgin Islands, which includes St Croix, operate under U.S. law which is important in both business and personal matters. 

This means mainland US companies do business here including retail stores such as K-Mart, Radio Shack, Office Max, McDonald's and Wendy's. Also U.S. financial services including a variety of U.S. mortgage, insurance and banking companies offer local service.  U.S. cellular phone companies including AT&T and Sprint, both operate here.


Arriving By Cruise Ship

Our Port

The Ann E. Abramson Pier is named in honor of the Virgin Islands Public Works Commissioner who was responsible for much of the rejuvenation of the Frederiksted area. This is the pier where most of the large cruise ships dock, as well as military ships, submarines, and other naval vessels. From time to time, tall-ships especially from Denmark, can be seen here.

The dock itself has been a favorite diving place especially for viewing bright coral, sponges, and a multitude of fish life. A night dive should reveal the sea-horses unique to this pier. Visitors arriving at the pier often walk through the small town of Frederiksted and walk to the nearby beaches and beach club     

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Come join us in our exploration of the unique underwater world.

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