October 2016

09: Abolition Day celebrated in St. Barth (October 06 in France)

27: Fête de L’Anse des Cayes – Music, games and entertainment in the village of Anse des Cayes


November 2016

01: All Saints Day – Religious holiday

03-06: St. Barth Gourmet Festival – Annual international food festival in the Caribbean; a spectacular 4-day event includes some of the leading hotels hosting visiting chefs preparing special menus with wine pairings, while local restaurants offer a Taste of St. Barth lunch with Créole influence plus a mixology competition for barmen

06-08: Pitea Day – Commemoration of the twin cities of St. Barth and Pitea (in Sweden) – various activities organized by l’ASBAS on the Wall House quai

06: Swedish Marathon/Gustavialoppet – Fun 3-km health walk for everybody and a 13-km race for local and visiting runners (adults)

11: Armistice Day – Commemoration of the end of World War I (1918); bank holiday

TBA: St. Barth Properties' Annual Seaside Soirée – Launch the Season party for all of our SBP guests

15-20: St. Barth Cata Cup Regatta – Race on St. Jean Beach (St. Barth Properties sponsors a catamaran with worldwide winner John Casey leading the team.)

December 2016

01-28: Holiday Window Competition

05: Sainte Barbe – Parade of fire brigades at 9 a.m. in the streets of Gustavia

12-21: Christmas Village – Christmas market and festivities on the quai

25: Christmas – Religious and public bank holiday; bank holiday carries over through the weekend

31: New Year's Eve Regatta – Fun and friendly race open to sailboats of all sizes – local and those present for the holidays

31: New Year's Eve – Live music from 9 p.m. on the Quai Général de Gaulle in Gustavia, parties at various restaurants, and fireworks at midnight


January 2017

01: New Years Day – Bank holiday

08-22: St. Barth Music Festival – Jazz and chamber music in the churches of Gustavia and Lorient

16-20: St. Barth Dental Association – 23rd annual conference. This year featuring Dr. Lou Graham. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

24-30: St. Barth Fun Cup – International windsurfing competition featuring pro riders as well as amateurs – St. Jean Beach


February 2017

02: School Carnival – Costume parade for children in the streets of Gustavia

28: Carnival (Mardi Gras) – Costume parade in Gustavia (Wear your costume and join the fun!)


March 2017

01: Ash Wednesday – End of Carnival; burning of Vaval, King of Carnival, at Shell Beach

16-19: St. Barth Bucket Regatta – Three days of sailing featuring the largest, most prestigious sailing yachts plus an air show


April 2017

10-15: Les Voiles de St. Barth – Regattas that include sailboats worldwide from classic to mega-yachts; evening events; awards and fireworks on the 15th

14: Good Friday.

16-17: Easter Weekend - Bank Holiday


May 2017

01: Labor Day – Bank holiday

01: Tour of St. Barth – Around-the-island winsurfing & sailing event. St. Jean Beach.

08: Victory Day – Commemoration of the end of World War II (1945); bank holiday

25: Ascension – Bank holiday


June 2017

4-5: Weekend of Whitsunday - Pentecost. – Bank Holiday


July 2017

13: Collectivité Fête – Island-wide holiday

14: Bastille Day – French National Day, with fireworks 8 pm; public and bank holiday


August 2017

15: Assumption Day – Religious and holiday


November 2017

01: All Saints Day – Religious holiday

TBA: Taste of St. Barth – Annual international food festival in the Caribbean; a spectacular 4-day event includes some of the leading hotels hosting visiting chefs preparing special menus with wine pairings, while local restaurants offer a Taste of St. Barth lunch with Créole influence plus a mixology competition for barmen

TBA: St. Barth Cata Cup Regatta – Race on St. Jean Beach (St. Barth Properties sponsors a catamaran with worldwide winner John Casey leading the team.)


December 2017

01-28: Holiday Window Competition

12-21: Christmas Village – Christmas market and festivities on the quai

25: Christmas – Religious and public bank holiday; bank holiday carries over through the weekend

31: New Year's Eve – Live music from 9 p.m. on the Quai Général de Gaulle in Gustavia, parties at various restaurants, and fireworks at midnight