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Events One year in St Martin

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St. Martin moves to the rhythm of many events where you can discover the richness of its traditions and its heritage.

Every Tuesday night, from January to April, gastronomy, music and local arts and crafts are honored with the blend of a Caribbean atmosphere in Grand Case.
In February or March, the carnival on the French side features parades and concerts for an entire week.
In March, the Art Lovers weekend gives you the opportunity to meet local artists.
In April, it is the Dutch side's turn  to celebrate carnival in an electrifying atmosphere.
In June, the largest fishing tournament in the Caribbean, the "Billfish Tournament" gathers some thirty boats from all horizons.
July 14th and 21th festivite holidays providing various entertainment and nautical activities.
In December the Miss Caribbean Hibiscus beauty contest is one of the most popular ones.

St. Martin is the island of fun and entertainment.

From the 1st of January to the 31st of December, the island of St. Martin will conquer the hearts of local and visitors alike by hosting a vast number of gatherings and events, all of them representative of our island life style.
From sports to culture, food and heritage, each month is a whirlwind of celebrations and get-togethers, with something to interest everyone.

See recurrent events below.
In addition, visitors will be pleased to discover that St. Martin hosts various activities organized throughout the year by local associations, sports clubs, restaurants, bars and other private establishments. They are all relayed in the local press.

 

 

January in St. Martin

women's international tennis tournament

From January 13th to 19th, 2014 : Come and encourage our young tennis players in the female tournament listed as a World Tennis Association event.
A whole week of singles and doubles tournaments for all our tennis aficionados.
Location : Alberic Richards Stadium, Sandy Ground
Person to contact : Mr Gabriel Osé Saint-Louis, Saint-Martin Tennis Club - Ph. : 0690 61 79 54 / 0590 87 98 47 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

saint-martin dp dance salsa festival

January 10th-11th-12th, 2014 : Second Edition of the Saint-Martin Salsa Festival which will take place at the Radisson Blu Resort, Anse Marcel, rhythmically at the crossroads of the major Salsa heartlands that are Cuba, Puerto Rico, New York, Santo-Domingo.
Come discover the best Salsa dancers of the Caribbean, of Europe and of the United States and prepare to experience sensual moments in your soul.
Person to contact : Mr David Pivert, DP Dance Salsa Ph. : 0690 71 39 93 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

grand case tuesdays – harmony nights

21st & 28th, 2014 : Grand Case, gastronomic capital of the Caribbean is going to be in full swing.
As of January 21st, get ready for more than 3 months’ festivities with local music, art and crafts exhibitions, every Tuesday from 6.30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Not to be missed :
- The Craftsworks Market
- The Dancers’ Show, with live music 
- 20 boutiques and art galleries
- 40 restaurants with sea view
- Group parades
- Clown, portrait artist, fire blowers on site, etc…
Persons to contact: Ms Chantal Vernusse, Calypso Events Ph. : 0690 74 27 07 - www.calypsoevent-sxm.com  and The Saint-Martin Tourism Office

 

February in St. Martin

black history month

From February 1st to 28th, 2014 : Also known under the name of Afro-American History Month, this is a yearly celebration recalling the important events of the African world community’s history.
On Saint-Martin each year, this time celebrates the local pioneers who marked our history.
Persons to contact : Ms Minerva Dengleben, Ms Minerva Dormoy Territorial Arts and Culture Department - Marigot Seaside School - Ph. : 0690 88 90 97

marina royale thursdays

From February 6th until March 20th, 2014, prepare to experience exceptional moments.
Marina Royale has assembled an extraordinary programme of Jazzy and Soul evenings just for you.
Come and listen to the island’s best music groups and also enjoy special offers from our restaurateurs with dishes concocted to tempt your palates.
Time : 7 p.m. - Location : Marina Royale
Persons to contact : Marigot Shopkeepers’ Association Mr Philippe Morel / Mr Rene Mathon Ph. : 0690 88 00 35 / 0690 50 93 57 - This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it / This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

grand case tuesdays – harmony nights

Every Tuesday, until April 8th: Grand Case Festival, gastronomic capital of the Caribbean.
From 6pm the village of Grand Case comes alive blending: food, music and local Arts and Crafts exhibitions. The main street of Grand Case becomes pedestrian, to accommodate thousands of visitors enjoying the nightlife to the sounds of groups of the Caribbean.
A must see: Arts and Craft Market, Dancers show / live music, 20 boutiques + Art galleries, 40 restaurants overlooking the sea, Group Parades, Clowns, Portrait artists, fire blowers on site, etc.
Persons to contact : Ms Chantal Vernusse, Calypso Events Ph. : 0690 74 27 07 www.calypsoevent-sxm.com

saint-martin carnival 2014

“Theme : “We ready for mas again”
February 23rd to March 5th, 2014 : Come live the Saint-Martin Carnival experience !
A major moment of the year during which the city’s inhabitants go out disguised (even masked or yet made up) and get together in the streets to sing, dance, make music in the streets, throw confetti, eventually around a parade.
- February 23rd : Children’s Parade
- February 26th : “Miss Teen and Senior” Election
- February 27th : CALYPSO Concert
- February 28th : “Miss Elegant and Size” Election
(...continued during the month of March)
Persons to contact : Mr Jean-Philippe Richardson - Saint Martin Carnival Festivals (FCDSM) - Ph. : 0690 87 47 92 - This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

absm basketball camp

February 11th to 16th, 2014 : As each year during the school holiday period, the ABSM offers an attractive and sportive solution to young people wishing to express themselves.
Clubs from Martinique and Guadeloupe are expected to take part in the camp.
Two sessions are planned : A session for 5 to 13 year olds / A session for 14 to 21 year olds
Person to contact : Mr Lyonel Agnes, ABSM (Saint Martin Basketball Association) Ph. : 0690 41 93 37 – 0690 23 60 86 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

international native language day

February 21st, 2014 : during this special day, several sorts of entertainment will be proposed to the public in various locations.
Cultural events such as the reading of poetry in schools, exhibitions and theatre plays.
Radio and television programmes produced by local and national media.
Persons to contact : Ms Minerva Dengleben, Ms Minerva Dormoy Territorial Arts and Culture Department - Marigot Seaside School Ph. : 0690 88 90 97

 

March in St. Martin

arrow root jollification

March 1st, 2014 : Arrow root (dictame flour) harvesting and preparation with the possibility of learning, seeing and even helping harvesting and preparing it if necessary.
On site you will be able to buy or to taste the previous year’s harvest.
Cultural entertainment enjoyed on site with renowned music groups.
Location : Colombier (Dovecot) Village
Persons to contact : Nature Valley Association presided by Mrs Vernicia Brooks Ph. : 0690 77 50 67 / 0690 58 26 50 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  

international bridge festival

March 1st to 2nd, 2014 at Beach Plaza Hotel, 2-day and 2 test match, Paire Mixed and 4 players Test Match.
It is open to all licensed competitors, whether foreign or French.
Come and win cash prizes as well as various lots offered by our local sponsors.
Persons to contact : Mr Hervé Gouin, Ph. : 0690 53 59 66 – This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it / Ms Marie-Claire Keppens, 0690 63 96 80 BCSM Association
Payable access to this event

saint-martin carnival (continued)

Until March 5th, 2014 : Come live the Saint-Martin Carnival experience !
A major moment of the year during which the city’s inhabitants go out disguised (even masked or yet made up) and get together in the streets to sing, dance, make music in the streets, throw confetti, eventually around a parade.
- March 1st : Jouvert Jump Up (Zook and Compas Concert)
- March 2nd : Shrove Sunday
- March 3rd : Concert
- March 4th : Shrove Tuesday
- March 5th : Ash Wednesday

we agree with culture

On Sunday 9th, 7th edition of Saint Martin’s greatest agricultural fair highlighting the Caribbean culture, with folklore, craftswork, jewellery, textile, tasting stands, etc…
Close to nature, healthy entertainment and atmosphere guaranteed !!!
Location : Bellevue Gardens (alongside straight road to the 1648 Monument)
Persons to contact : Solidarity Rastafari Organization Association - Ph. : 0690 12 06 20 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

marina royale thursdays

From February 6th until March 20th, 2014, prepare to experience exceptional moments.
Marina Royale has assembled an extraordinary programme of Jazzy and Soul evenings just for you.
Come and listen to the island’s best music groups and also enjoy special offers from our restaurateurs with dishes concocted to tempt your palates.
Time : 7 p.m. - Location : Marina Royale
Persons to contact : Marigot Shopkeepers’ Association Mr Philippe Morel / Mr Rene Mathon Ph. : 0690 88 00 35 / 0690 50 93 57 - This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it / This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

34th edition of the heineken regatta

For over 30 years, the Heineken Regatta has created its reputation of "Serious Fun".
A regatta during a long weekend, March 6th through  9th 2014, gathers sailing fans for an entire weekend of fun.
The biggest names in sailing confront each other in friendly races, in a pleasant atmosphere where good beer never runs out.
Each year, three hundred boats, from family cruisers to racing prototypes meet for this event.
Throughout the weekend, from anywhere on the island if you look towards the sea, you will see dozens of colorful majestic boats sailing along the waves directed by numerous of professional skippers. The Heineken Regatta punctuates the frenzied pace of races and regattas throughout the year by its share of pleasure and fin. It's an opportunity for friends to meet and share emotions between racing and pleasure.
www.heinekenregatta.com
puce-bleue See the poster

and again... grand case tuesdays – harmony nights

Tuesdays in Grand Case countinues until April 8th…
Every Tuesday from 6:00pm, the village of Grand Case comes alive blending: food, music and local Arts and Crafts. The main street of Grand Case becomes pedestrian, to accommodate thousands of visitors, enjoying the nightlife to the sounds of groups of the Caribbean.
A must see: Arts and Craft Market, Dancers show / live music, 20 boutiques + Art galleries, 40 restaurants overlooking the sea, Group Parades, Clowns, Portrait artists, etc.

 

April in St. Martin

and again... tuesdays in grand-case

Continuation of Tuesdays in Grand Case until April 8th, 2014.
Every Tuesday from 6:00pm, the village of Grand Case comes  alive blending: food, music and local Arts and Crafts. The main street of Grand Case becomes pedestrian, to accommodate thousands of visitors, who enjoy the nightlife to the sounds of groups of the Caribbean.
A must see : Arts and Craft Market, Dancers show / live music, 20 boutiques + Art galleries, 40 restaurants overlooking the sea, Group Parades, Clowns, Portrait painters, fire spitting on the premises, etc.
All shops stay open late.

easter

The long Easter week end attracts hundreds of local families who go camping along the beaches of the island, mostly those of Galion and Pinel Island. A total immersion of fun and St Martin’s tradition with barbecues, music and playing domino games.

shopkeepers’ fair in marigot

On April 12th, 2014 : Shopkeepers’ Fair with more than one hundred shopkeepers taking part in it.
Lively atmosphere and bargains galore.
Several sorts of stands will be open : Shopping, eating and drinking fare, computer science, etc…
Location : Rue du Général de Gaulle - Time : 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Persons to contact : Marigot Shopkeepers’ Association Ph. : 0590 77 86 20 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

dutch side carnival

From April 21st to May 5th, 2014 : As you know on Saint Martin, it’s twice more fun and pleasure so prepare to live the Carnival Dutch side with mega color parades and concerts to blow your mind away.
puce-bleue See the schedule

sip’n’chat fridayz

From April, 25th until June, 6th, 2014 : It’s time to take a break from the long week’s work and to enjoy the weekend.
We’re inviting you to enjoy the Sip’N’Chat event with others on our large open air market.
You will be able to discover craftswork and decoration stands, etc. Several entertainment spots will also be up and going on the entire water front.
We’re expecting you there !!!
Time : from 6:30 pm to 10:30pm - Location : Marigot Water Front
Persons to contact : Saint Martin Tourism Office

 

May in St. Martin

sip’n’chat fridayz

From April, 25th until June, 6th, 2014 : It’s time to take a break from the long week’s work and to enjoy the weekend.
We’re inviting you to enjoy the Sip’N’Chat event with others on our large open air market.
You will be able to discover craftswork and decoration stands, etc. Several entertainment spots will also be up and going on the entire water front.
We’re expecting you there !!!
Time : from 6:30 pm to 10:30pm - Location : Marigot Water Front
Persons to contact : Saint Martin Tourism Office

winter sales

From May 3rd, 2014.

generali golf tour

May 3rd 2014, a pestigious Golf Tournament under the aegis of the French Golf Federation competing on the international course of Temenos, designed by Greg Norman, on the nearby island of Anguilla.
www.saintmartin-golf.org

carnival on the dutch side

The Dutch side of the island celebrates Carnival until May 5th, 2014. During more than 20 evenings, there are parades in the streets of Philipsburg.

all businesses sports competitions

May 3rd, 2014: Three types of sports are proposed to participants : running race, walking and a handicapped persons’ race.
The walkers and runners will start off from the Lowlands, passing through Marigot to finish their race in the Hauts de Concordia, in front of the (EDF) electricity plant.
Persons to contact : Mr Esnard Avanet, Ph. : 0690 33 56 89 / Mr Francky Fazer, Ph. : 0690 40 60 24 / Watt de neuf Association www.wattdeneuf.fr

fish day

May 4th, 2014 : A day celebrating fish and all that is linked to it.
Presentation of the various species, culinary demonstrations and tastings, presentation of the fruits and vegetables entering into the making of fish dishes.
Cultural entertainment. Several stands not to be missed!
- The Pit (for rooster fights)
- The fishermen’s stand (cleaning and history of fish)
- The kiddies’ corner (with inflatable castles to climb into)
- The bridge (visit of the Nature Preserve)
You will also find a line-up of our finest local artists there who will enable you to live some of Saint-Martin’s olden days and enjoy its cultural heritage.
Location : Cul de Sac Bay - Time : All day (from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.)
Persons to contact : Ms Minerva Dengleben Territorial Arts and Culture Department Marigot Seaside School Ph. : 0690 88 90 97

saint martin international sports meeting

On May 8th, 2014 : Competition listed amidst the international competitions calendar events.
A meeting of major importance with the participation of guests of honour, it will be the focal point of the Caribbean’s athletics organizations.
Aside from its undeniable sports attraction side, this set of competitions is turning out to be an excellent media portal.
Persons to contact : Mr Calvin Bryan, Speedy Plus Association Ph. : 0690 57 37 62 – This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it / This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Access to this event is payable

saint-louis and rambaud celebration day

May 16th, 17th & 18th, 2014: Family and culinary specialities highlighting days.
Sports, cultural and traditional events.
Persons to contact : The Cultural Women’s Association of Saint-Louis Ph. : 0690 61 58 58 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

captain oliver's regatta

All the local companies and associations are invited to participate to these races sponsored by Coors Light.
On Saturday and island tour is organised and on sunday a race between Saint Martin and Saint Barthélémy.
Will participate 6 classes of monohull and multihulls.
The Oyster Pond marina will be welcoming you for this new edition.

abolishment of slavery celebration

May 27th, 2014: Under the leadership of the Municipality in partnership with the cultural associations, this event commemorates the end of slavery on the island.
This year, we celebrate the 165th anniversary and several yesteryear entertainment occasions will be set up around the Agrement roundabout.
Person to contact : Ms Minerva Dengleben Territorial Arts and Culture Department Marigot Seaside School Ph. : 0690 88 90 97

 

June in St. Martin

12th edition of the saint martin book fair

From June 5th to 7th, 2014: For this Fair, Saint Martin will welcome writers, mediators, poets, from several islands of the Caribbean and debates regarding current affairs and history will take place.
Thanks to this opportunity, native Saint Martin writers are also honored in order to promote their talent.
Persons to contact : Mr Shujah Reiph - Conscious Lyrics Association 0690 30 76 66 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

sip’n’chat fridayz

As of June 6th, 2014: It’s time to take a break from the long week’s work and to enjoy the weekend.
We’re inviting you to enjoy the Sip’N’Chat event with others on our large open air market.
You will be able to discover craftswork decoration stands, etc. Several entertainment spots will also be up and going on the entire water front.
We’re expecting you there !!!
Time : from 6:30pm to 10:30pm - Location : Marigot Water Front
Persons to contact : Saint Martin Tourism Office

the billfish tournament

From June 10th until 14th, 2014: The Billfish, the greatest deep-sea fishing tournament in the Caribbean will live its 14th Edition this year.
Are expected : 30 crews – 5 persons per crew – thus 150 participants.
Location : Marigot Water Front - Time : 7 p.m.
Persons to contact : Mr François Anton, and Mrs Chantal Vernusse “Blue Marlin” Association and Calypso Event Ph. : 0590 87 05 60 / 0690 74 27 07 - This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it   / This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  
puce-bleueSee the poster

“memorial kid o’neil” international boxing gala

As of June 14th, 2014 : Saint Martin will live a major event welcoming professionals from several islands of the Caribbean as well as from Canada, Europe and the United States to win two major titles :
- Light Heavyweight English Boxing Caribbean Belt
- Super Light Welterweight Kick-Boxing Caribbean Belt
Persons to contact : Mr Philippe Arrendel – ABC Inter Sports Ph. : 0690 35 15 01 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  
Access to this event is payable

national music celebration day

June 21st, 2014 : The French National Music Celebration Day is a musical event celebrating the magical gift of music.
Several areas of the island proposing public entertainment are :
- French Quarter
- Orient Bay
- Grand Case
- Agrement
- Sandy Ground
- Concordia
- Marigot
As of 6 p.m.
Persons to contact : Saint Martin Tourism Office

laugh till belly burst - 9th edition

June 27th and 28th, 2014 : This comedy show which is already famous in the Caribbean and is well known by the local public will live another success this year, so be sure to be there, all of you.
The one-man shows parade on stage at Port de Plaisance.
Location : Under the Big Tent – Port de Plaisance
Persons to contact : Mr Glen Brooks – Laugh Till Belly Burst Association Ph. : 0690 39 76 02 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  
Access to this event is payable

 

July in St. Martin

i love my ram contest

July 6th, 2014: Family day and Rams Beauty Contest at the Colombier Village.
As of 7 a.m., tribute is paid to the elderly and the Colombier patrimony is highlighted.
Craftsworks and local products stands are there for visitors.
At 4 p.m., voting is carried out for the Island’s Most Beautiful Ram.
Location : Colombier

a pan revolution

July 5th, 2014: 7th Edition of the famous Steel Pan Concert by our legendary music group, the Gunslingers.
An evening to be discovered or rediscovered with delight, listening to our rich and warm music, an entertainment different from any other steel band concert taking place on Saint Martin.
Come and share unforgettable moments with us with our local music groups.
Location : Port de Plaisance
Access to this event is payable
Persons to contact : Gunslingers Steel Band Ph. : 0690 53 95 40 / 0690 87 00 45

july 14th : french national holiday and marigot celebration day

July 14th, 2014: Family day featuring sports, traditional and cultural events.
For a whole day the Marigot Water Front becomes a celebration village with entertainment provided by our cultural groups.
Don’t hesitate to stroll on the water front to appreciate all that’s set up for you.
***Fireworks as of 10 p.m.
Persons to contact : Saint Martin Territorial Marigot Town Hall Ph. : 0590 87 50 04

victor schoelcher day and grand case village day

July 21st, 2014: An old-fashioned celebration day with sports, traditional and cultural events, and with a traditional small boats race from Grand Case bay to Anguilla : A tradition perpetuated for over a century now.
Traditional games. Musical entertainment.
Persons to contact : Saint Martin Town Hall Ph. : 0590 87 50 04

 

August in St. Martin

august monday

August 4th, 2014: The date to mark during the month of August, is effectively the first Monday of the month.
It’s the biggest “Beach Party” of the Caribbean welcoming a distribution of first class international artists.
It is also an event mixing traditional boat races and dishes based on seafood, barbecued meats, etc…
Persons to contact : Saint Martin Tourism Office

shopkeepers’ fair in marigot

August 10th, 2014: Shopkeepers’ Fair with more than one hundred shopkeepers taking part in it.
Lively atmosphere and bargains galore.
Several sorts of stands will be open : Shopping, eating and drinking fare, computer science, etc…
Location : Rue du Général de Gaulle - Time : 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Persons to contact : Marigot Shopkeepers’ Association Ph. : 0590 77 86 20 – This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

sandy ground village celebration day

August 14th, 15th & 16th, 2014: Family days on which Sandy Ground Village comes to life again with several sports and cultural events.
Traditional games, musical entertainment, tastings of local dishes.
Persons to contact : Sandy Ground Neighbourhood Council and the Sandy Ground On The Move Association presided by Georges Richardson. Ph. / Fax : 0590 29 60 11.

 

September in St. Martin

patrimony day

September 20th & 21st, 2014: Each year, the third weekend of September is devoted to culture and to people wishing to discover historical monuments often closed to the public.
Several excursions and outings are organized for the public all over the island.
Persons to contact : Saint Martin Territorial Marigot Town Hall Ph. : 0590 87 50 04

world tourism day

September 27th, 2014 : Day devoted to the World of Tourism.
Commemoration of this international event by the Saint Martin and Sint Maarten Tourism Offices.
Each year a theme is celebrated and an island personality is rewarded for her contribution to tourism.
Persons to contact : Saint Martin Tourism Office

 

October in St. Martin

summer sales

From October 11th to November 14th, 2014.

bodybuilding championship

This event will be staged in Maho with more than 25 countries being represented.
Access to this event is payable.

 

November in St. Martin

caribbean tourism day

November 4th, 2014 : First Tuesday of the month of November, is the Commemoration of Tourism by the Saint Martin and Sint Maarten Tourism Offices but also over the entire Caribbean region.
Persons to contact : Saint Martin Tourism Office

caribbean tourism month

From November 1st to 30th, 2014: Month chosen by the Caribbean Tourism Organization as “Caribbean Tourism Month”.
Several actions and events are organized on various islands of the Caribbean to raise awareness of the populations to this set of professions.
This year, the theme chosen is “One Sea, One Voice, One Caribbean”.
Indeed, to highlight the multitude of businesses and professions represented on the island, we have chosen events gathering tourism professionals, the educational community the associations and economic community.
Persons to contact : Saint Martin Tourism Office

concordia cup - golf course in mullet bay

November 8th & 9th, 2014 - A friendly annual competition over two days between the golfers of the French side and their friends of the Dutch Side.
www.saintmartin-golf.org

st. martin's day celebration

November 11th, 2014: Saint Martin Day, date of the discovery of the island by Christopher Columbus in 1493.
Official ceremonies and traditional entertainment : music, cultural heritage, gastronomy.
Also French Quarter Village Celebration Day.
For this year 2014, the French side will be the ardent organizer and will welcome the Dutch delegation at the border at French Quarter.
For the week of November 11th, don’t forget to buy your mini-flag to hoist up on your car.
Persons to contact : Ms Minerva Dengleben, Territorial Arts and Culture Department Marigot Seaside School Ph. : 0590 29 59 18

"beaujolais nouveau"

November 20th in France, November 19th, 2014 on Saint Martin
As of November 14th, the new vintage is celebrated on Saint Martin in various tasting venues, with a warm, French atmosphere.
Traditionally the third Thursday of the month of November in France, it is celebrated as of 7 p.m. the previous Wednesday on Saint Martin due to the time difference between Europe and here.

alliance boat race

November 28th, 29th & 30th, 2014: On the occasion of the 11th Edition, the Alliance Boat Race is aimed at strengthening the links between the Islands of Saint Martin, Saint Barthelemy, Anguilla and sailors.
Itinerary : Simpson Bay, Sint Maarten / Gustavia, Saint Barthelemy / Road Show, Anguilla / Fort Louis Marina, Marigot, Saint Martin.
Person to contact : Mr Hervé Dorvil, Fort Louis Yacht Club Marigot Water Front Ph. : 0590 51 11 11 / 0590 51 11 12 www.marinafortlouis.com

well-being and health gathering

November 22nd & 23rd,2014: Gathering taking place at the Beach Plaza Hotel
Person to contact : Ms Chantal Vernusse, Calypso Events Ph. : 0690 74 27 07 www.calypsoevent-sxm.com

 

December in St. Martin

father christmas’ house

From December 1st to 31st, 2014: Father Christmas’ House is open during the entire month of December in Cripple Gate.
Cake and home-made punch tastings. Festive season decorations and music.
Today, this house represents the ultimate celebration of Christmas for many of us.
Voted best tourist attraction for the month of December by our fervent visitors.
Not to be missed during your visit !!!
Opening hours : 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. each evening - Location : Cripple Gate
A must once on you’re there : Sign Father Christmas’ Golden Book to encourage this association to continue to perpetuate our tradition.
Persons to contact : Good Friends Association Presided by Ms Joe Monique Ph. : 0590 29 05 54 / 0690 58 31 52

miss caraïbes hibiscus

December 6th, 2014: The Caribbean’s most appreciated beauty contest.
Contestants coming from each island of the Caribbean to win this prized title.
Big show with many VIP guests and musical entertainment.
Persons to contact : Mr Patrick Eugene, president of Miss Caraibes Hibiscus Ph. : 0590 29 24 16 / 0590 29 44 95 00 1 721 586 7311 www.miss-caraibes.com

christmas folies

December 20th to 24th, 2014: The town of Marigot will be vibrating to rhythm and colors to usher in the Christmas season.
Several sorts of entertainments will take place, with a large Christmas market located in the key points of the town for visitors to enjoy the end of year’s friendly fair atmosphere.
Proposed activities : Musical entertainment and dances, Father Christmas’ visit, magical parades, etc...
Persons to contact : Marigot Shopkeepers’ Association Mr Philippe Morel / Mr Rene Mathon Ph. : 0590 88 00 35 / 0690 50 93 57 Fax : 0590 87 88 93 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it / This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

tart and pudding competition

Between the 20th and the 24th : A whole day of celebration, friendly atmosphere and activities around the Christmas spirit.
It will be a moment to experience, to discover or rediscover with your family.
Location : Marigot Water Front - Time : 12 noon to 11 p.m.
Person to contact : Ms Minerva Dengleben, Territorial Arts and Culture Department Marigot Seaside School Ph. : 0590 29 59 18

grand case night lights parade

December 20th, 2014 : This annual Night Lights Parade is planned to pass through Grand Case Boulevard.
Come celebrate and admire the varied, merry and colorful floats.
A warm and delightful atmosphere will be there for everyone to experience.
Location : Grand Case - Time : 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Person to contact : Ms Monica Hodge Grand Case Cultural Association

2015 new year’s celebration

January 1st, 2015 : Be sure not to miss the first big event of the year !
It will be an occasion for you to start the year in mirth and the joys of life on Marigot Water Front.
Several sorts of entertainment are planned for this evening with a major firework as of 10 p.m.
Location : Marigot Water Front - Time : 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Person to contact : Ms Maria Van Heyninguen Events Department, Saint Martin Territorial Ph. : 0590 87 50 04

 

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