2014 Events Calendar

Upcoming Hotel Events & Antigua Holiday Celebrations

From “Boot Camps” to Dances to Carnivals, Jolly Beach has something everyone can enjoy! See below for details on all the great events, activities & celebrations being held this year.

May

  • May 5: Labour Day Holiday
  • May 4-5: 5th Annual " Sir Reginald Samuel" Track & Field Classic
  • May 11-18: Annual Antigua Tennis Week
  • May 11: Mother’s Day
  • May 14: DSC Promotion Mother’s Day Show
  • May 17: 3rd Annual Antigua & Barbuda Marlin Classic
  • Mid May: International Anglican Food Fair
  • May 24- 27: Caribana in Barbuda
  • May 23 – 30: St. Paul’s Cultural Festival.

June

  • June: Destination Wedding Sweepstakes
  • June 9: Whit Monday
  • June 14- 23: Grown & Sexy in Antigua
  • June 15: Father’s Day
  • June 29: Olympic Day Run

July

  • July – October: Turtle Watching Season
  • Mid July: 8th Annual Mango Pineaple Culinary Competition
  • July 27 – August 6: Start of 56th Annual Antigua Carnival Celebrations

August

  • August 5: Carnival Monday / J’OURVERT
  • August 6: Carnival Tuesday / Last Lap Jump Up
  • Mid to late August: Christian Valley Mango Festival
  • July – October: Turtle Watching Season

September

  • Early September: International Pairs Caribbean Golf Open
  • September 13 -27: Dejam Music Festival
  • Late September: The Francis Nunes Jr. Sport Fishing Tournament & Sea Food Festival
  • July – October: Turtle Watching Season

October

  • October: 10th Annual Gospel Festival
  • Late October: Spring Gardens Moravian Independence Food Fair
  • October 26- 27: Barbuda Independence Fishing Tournament
  • July – October: Turtle Watching Season

November

  • November 1: 32nd Anniversary of Independence
  • November 3: Independence Spring Duathlon
  • November 9: Best in the West Fishing Tournament
  • November 13 – 17: 20/20 Masters Cricket Festival
  • Mid – November: National Tourism Week
  • Mid – November: Jolly Harbour Yatch Club Annual Regatta
  • November 30 – December 1: 15th Annual Moods of Pan

December

  • December 1-7: 51st Annual Charter Yacht Show
  • December 9: National Heroes Day
  • Early December: Jolly Harbour Yacht Club Annual Regatta
  • Mid – December: Antigua Yacht Club (ATC) High Tides Series
  • December 25: Christmas Day
  • December 26: Boxing Day
  • December 31: Antigua Yacht Club "Nelson’s Pursuit’
  • December 31: New Years Eve