Island Festivities Add to the Fun

As you plan your personal itinerary, remember there's more to the British Virgin Islands than sunshine, palm trees, and beaches. Throughout the year, locals and visitors gather for events ranging from regattas to fishing tournaments, jazz festivals, holiday parades, and gourmet soirees. Best of all; you're invited!

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August Events:

  • August Monday Grand Parade (Public Holiday) - August 6
  • August Tuesday Horse Race (Public Holiday) - August 7
  • Foxy's 80th Birthday Celebration - August 18
  • August Wednesday Parade, East End (Public Holiday) - August 26

September Events:

  • Jazz in Paradise - September 1
  • Back to School Regatta - September 15 - 16
  • Dinner in White - September 22

October Events:

November Events - Tourism Month!

December Events:

  • Annual Sunrise BVI Half Marathon - December 1
  • Gustav Wilmerding Memorial Challenge - December 1
  • Grandma's Christmas, Virgin Gorda - December 8 - 9
  • O'Neal & Mundy Commodore's Cup - December 15
  • Foxy's Christmas Eve Dinner - December 24
  • Foxy's Christmas Night Dinner - December 25
  • Boxing Day (Public Holiday) and Horse Race - December 26
  • Foxy's Old Year's Night Celebrations - December 31
  • Fireball New Year's Eve Bash


Full Moon Parties:

British Virgin Island Full Moon Parties are beach parties taking place at various establishments across the islands. Trellis Bay on Beef Island, Bomba Shack on Tortola's west side, Foxy's Tamarind Bar on Jost Van Dyke, and Paradise Club in Cane Garden Bay are some of the places you can find these parties. Each location has its own flavor and in the evening especially the events are adults only. Some have family friendly activities earlier in the day. Dates may also change. Ask your MarineMax Vacations planning expert for more details about these parties if you are considering going to one during your trip.


Anticipated Dates for Full Moon Parties:


  • Sunday, August 26
  • Tuesday, September 25
  • Wednesday, October 24
  • Friday, November 23
  • Saturday, December 22


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