News Year's Day (Holiday)
New Year's Celebration on the Boardwalk
January through April at 6PM Grandcase comes alive with harmony nights every Tuesday night with exciting events with a blend of dining, street entertainment, music and fun. The main street is turned into a pedestrian zone, enabling visitors to wander up and down at their leisure and enjoying dancing, shows, the artisan stands and the exhibitions, and art galleries and the sidewalk shopping. All boutiques remain open late.
French Side Carnival
This event plays host to more than 32 countries and close to 200 entries, making it the largest Regatta in the region.
Heineken Regatta Registration
Registration for all racing at the St. Maarten Yacht Club in Simpson Bay. Welcome Back Sailors Party at the St. Maarten Yacht Club.
Heineken Regatta Registration
Registration for all racing at the St. Maarten Yacht Club in Simpson Bay. Commodores Cup for Spinnaker class only. Press conference at Port de Plaisance. Opening party at Port de Plaisance, main stage and several musical acts.
First day of "Racing Around the Island" race. party on the boardwalk, Philipsburg, multiple stages, various musical acts.
Second day of racing starts in Great Bay, Philipsburg and finish the race in Marigot.
Final day of racing in Marigot and finish in Simpsonbay. Party on Kim Sha Beach, Simpsonbay. Prize giving ceremony on Kim Sha Beach, Simpsonbay. Main stage and final performance by the headliner of the event - TBA.
St. Patrick's Day
Easter Monday (Holiday)
Dutch Side Carnival
Queen's Birthday (Holiday)
Labour Day (Holiday)
Carnival Parade (Holiday)
A day where you can eat lots of fish prepared in different ways. Event takes place in the French Cul-de-sac. Local and international entertainment, open stands.
SMART Regional Tradeshow
Annual Book Fair
Emancipation Day (Holiday)
A French National Holiday celebrated on the French part of the island
A family day when all join in to celebrate the Village of Grandcase to pay special homage to VIctor Schoelcher who was responsible for the abolishment of slavery. There is a religious ceremony followed by a flag raising ceremony in the morning. During the course of the day, traditional boat races take place between St. Maarten and Anguilla. Traditional games, food and music are also part of the program (TBA).
Annual Coastal Clean Up
DJ Outkast Annual Black and White Party
Emancipation Day Open House at the Museum
I Love My Ram
A Family Day and Ram contest in the Village of Colombier
activities and games are planned for the day.
World Tourism Day
Caribbean Tourism Day
St. Maarten / St. Martin Day (Holiday)
Santa Claus House
Santa Claus House is a private home situated in Cripple Gate which opens to the public throughout December. Christmas Cake tasting and homemade punch with other Christmas entertainment is available from 6 to 11 pm. Admission is free.
Official opening of Christmas in Philipsburg (Lightning of Christmas tree)
Miss Caraibes Hibiscus Pageant
Kingdom Day (Holiday)
Christmas Day (Holiday)
Boxing Day (Holiday)
Dow's Pan in Paradise
New Year's Eve
live entertainment on the Boardwalk and midnight fireworks
Please note our new area code is 1-721 effective Sep. 30, 2011