St. Barth Events
December, 31New Year’s Eve
Music and dancing on the dock, Quai Général de Gaulle, and fireworks at midnight; Parties in various restaurants.
January, 04 - 05Ballets
Ballets on the Quai General de Gaulle,
with dancers from the Paris Opera.
January, 12 - 20St Barth Music Festival
Jazz and chamber music concert in the churches
of Gustavia and Lorient, with artists of international renown.
February, 07School Carnival
Costume parade for children in the streets
March, 05Mardi Gras
Costume parade in the streets of Gustavia.
March, 21 - 24Bucket Regatta
3 days of regattas around St Barth for a fleet of
the largest, most prestigious sailing yachts.
April, 04 - 13Book Fesival and Jazz
Jazz Concerts and author’s intervention in schools, Reading of texts and poems, workshop. Miscellaneous,
dedications and second-hand books free-fair.
April, 14 - 20St. Barth Sail
6 days of regattas with the nicest Sailing boats of
the world, yachts classics to maxi yachts.
April, 26 - 28West Indies Regatta
3 days event held annually over the Mayday
weekend in St Barth celebrating traditional West
Indian sails. More of a wooden boat festival than
a competitive regatta, the purpose of the event is
to promote & encourage traditional boatbuilding
in the Caribbean.
April, 28 - 01Kid's Trophy
Major tennis tournament for kids from around the
April, 28 - 05St. Barth Film Festival
5 days with films from around the Caribbean
basin and about Caribbean culture.
May, 01Tour Of St. Barth
Around the island event for windsurfing and
catamarans, St Jean beach.
May, 03 - 26St Barth Theatre Festival
One week of theatre organized by SB Artists,
accomodating artists and professional cies
May, 03 - 26Chess Championship
Concourt organized by Saint-Barth Chess.
June, 21Music Celebrations
Music on the dock from 5pm.
July, 14Bastille Day
Fireworks and dancing on the dock in Gustavia.
July, 14St. Barth Summer Camp
A Yoga and fitness challenge.
July, 27 - 28Flamands Fete
Various activities on Flamands Beach.
August, 01 - 14St. Barth Tennis Open
The sports event of the summer is the island’ largest
tennis tournament. For men, women and children,
on the tennis courts in the sports center in St. Jean.
August, 03 - 04Windward Fete
Fishing tournament, regattas, various games, music, volleyball, raffle, and dancing: Village of Lorient.
August, 13Gustavia Fete
Games, competitions, and various activities
organized on the dock Général de Gaulle.
August, 24St Barthemely Saint’s Day
Commemoration of the island’s patron saint.
Official ceremonies, regattas, various games,
fireworks and dancing on the dock Général de
August, 25St. Louis Fete
Various activities and tournaments, regattas,
games, raffles, dance performances and music :
Village of Corossol.
October, 31 - 03St. Barth Gourmet Festival
The first international festival of food in the
November, 09 - 10Piteå Day
Commemoration of the twin cities of St Barth and
Piteå (in Sweden), and annual marathon races
of St Barthélemy : the children’s race and the
November, 11 - 18St. Barth Cata Cup
Catamaran Regatta on St Jean beach
December, 05 - 22Christmas Village
Christmas market and festivities on the dock
Général de Gaulle.
December, 07Firemen Celebration
Parade of vehicles of fire brigades at 9.00 am in
the Streets of Gustavia with photography sessions
for all and organized ball.
December, 31New Year's Eve
Music and dancing on the dock, Quai Général de
Gaulle, and fireworks at midnight, Gustavia; Parties in various restaurants.
December, 31New Year's Eve Regatta
Just-for-fun race around the island, open to
sailboats of all sizes, local and those present for
For more information, please visit the St. Barth official tourist information website.