Deadline Extended For The 2019 Festival Theme And Slogan

Monday, 8 April 2019 - 5:18pm

The public is asked to note that the Virgin Islands Festivals and Fairs Committee has extended its deadline to Friday, April 12 for the submission of entries for the BVI Emancipation Festival’s 2019 theme and slogan competitions.

Preparations Are Shaping Up For Virgin Gorda Easter Festival

Monday, 8 April 2019 - 3:19pm

Preparations to celebrate the 52nd Virgin Gorda Easter Festival are well on the way, with a lineup of Cultural activities scheduled to begin on Saturday, April 13.

‘Life In Paradise’ Officially Launched

Friday, 5 April 2019 - 3:47pm

“Life in Paradise” a book that explores life in Cane Garden Bay in the 1950’s to 1970’s can now be found among other texts written by local authors.  

Entries Invited For BVI Emancipation Festival 2019 Theme And Slogan

Friday, 29 March 2019 - 4:12pm

The Virgin Islands Festivals and Fairs Committee is inviting the public to submit entries for the BVI Emancipation Festival’s 2019 theme and slogan competitions.

New Book Reflects On Life In Cane Garden Bay In The 1950’s

Thursday, 21 March 2019 - 4:53pm

The public is invited to the launch of a book titled Life in Paradise”, authored by Mrs. Ethlyn Rhymer and  reflects on life in Cane Garden Bay in the 1950’s to 1970’s.

New Book Reflects On Life In Cane Garden Bay In The 1950’s

Wednesday, 20 March 2019 - 4:54pm

A book titled Life in Paradise”, which reflects on life in Cane Garden Bay in the 1950’s to 1970’s will be launched in April.

Go “Back To Basics” While Reflecting On The Life Of H. L. Stoutt

Monday, 18 February 2019 - 4:02pm

Residents of the Virgin Islands are urged to go back to basics and reflect on the humble beginnings and old customs of its people as it observes the anniversary of the Territory’s First Chief Minister, Hamilton Lavity Stoutt.

History Of Nursing In The BVI Documented In New Book

Thursday, 13 December 2018 - 4:06pm

The history of nursing in the Virgin Islands has been documented in a text by local author and practicing nurse Mrs. Norma Benjamin.

Local Cuisine And Cultural Wear On Display For Culture Week 2018

Friday, 16 November 2018 - 5:31pm

Virgin Islands residents turned out today November 16 in bright hues of red, blue and yellow attires in celebration of Culture Week 2018.

Statement By Honourable Walwyn - 2018 Virgin Islands Culture And Heritage Week

Monday, 12 November 2018 - 11:30am

Citizens and residents of the Virgin Islands, I am Myron V. Walwyn, Minister with responsibility for Education and Culture. It is indeed my pleasure to bring you this message as we set out to celebrate Virgin Islands’ Culture and Heritage Week, November 11th – 17th, 2018 under the theme:  “Celebrate our Past, Inspire our Future.” 

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