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 email@example.com.
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
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, www.stcroixyc.com
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, www.sgvbg.org.
JULY 8 - AUGUST 2,
9AM–3PM, M-F C.H.A.N.T. Free Gut Summer
Program Custom House Street, Frederiksted
Students, ages 10-16, investigate Crucian history through artistic
mediums. (340) 277-4834,
JULY 11, 5:30-6:30PM NPS Lecture Series Danish West India
& Guinea Co Warehouse Annual Slave Wrecks Project update with Meredith
Hardy, NPS Southeast Archeological
Center and Mary Elliott from the Smithsonian. (340) 277-9642, www.stxparkfriends.org.
JULY 12 Cultural JUMP UP! Downtown Christiansted A beloved quarterly event! Local bands, street vendors, Mocko
Jumbies. Sponsored by Christiansted
Restaurant & Retail Association. (340) 642-6455, Facebook.
JULY 15, 10AM-12:30PM
United Nations World Youth Skills Day Roundtable on VI Youth Commission VICCC
Office Suites-Dorsch Residential Suites
JULY 20, 10AM Orchid
Repotting Party Bodine Center at the Botanical Garden Orchid lovers, come &
learn with us! ‘Show and Tell,’ Plant Raffle & Sale. $10. Orchid Awareness
& Education Group, (340) 514-5349, Facebook.
JULY 20 Hike/Kayak
Salt River St. Croix Hiking Association
Place and time to meet posted a week
before at www.stcroixhiking.org, (340)772-2073.
JULY 20, 10AM-12PM S.E.A. Free Public Snorkel Clinic Beach south of Cottages by the Sea Learn to
snorkel or advance your skills.
School-aged children to adults.
Instruction & gear provided. Register (340) 773-1989,
JULY 20, 3PM 8th
Annual ‘Strand on Fire’ Club Comanche Palm Court Taste all the hot sauces and
judge for yourself in Krewe de Croix’s famous hot sauce competition. Registration at 1pm, $10. Awards between
3-4pm, live music. General admission, $5. (828) 447-3986. Facebook.
JULY 26, 5:30-7:30PM Jazz in the Park Ft. Christiansvaern
Bandstand Catch cool jazz sounds to the backdrop of Christiansted harbor! Bring
chairs, blankets, Coolers & friends. Presented by Community Music. Free!
JULY 30, NOON-2PM United Nations Int’l Day of Friendship VICCC Office
Suites-Dorsch Residential Suites Caribbean Heritage, Building Friendships
340-692-4272, firstname.lastname@example.org. https://www.un.org/en/events/friendshipday/