Memorial Day weekend is a popular time to visit St. Thomas, as the island comes alive with a variety of events and activities. Whether you’re looking for something cultural, athletic, or just plain fun, there’s something for everyone during this holiday weekend.

Here are some of the things to do on St. Thomas during Memorial Day weekend:

  1. Memorial Day Ceremonies: St. Thomas hosts several ceremonies and events to honor those who have served in the military and made the ultimate sacrifice for their country. The American Legion, VFW, and other organizations typically hold wreath-laying ceremonies, parades, and other tributes throughout the weekend.
  2. Beach Parties: St. Thomas is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the Caribbean, and what better way to celebrate the holiday than by soaking up the sun and partying with friends? Many of the island’s popular beaches, such as Magens Bay and Sapphire Beach, will host Memorial Day parties with live music, food, and drinks.
  3. Local Music: St. Thomas is known for its vibrant music scene, and Memorial Day weekend is no exception. The island hosts several live music events at locations including Roots Garden Lounge, Sapphire Beach Bar, Hooked USVI, Bernies, and more the weekend, featuring local and international artists. The Carnival Village in Charlotte Amalie is a popular venue for live music, as well as the Cruz Bay Landing on neighboring St. John.
  4. Food and Drink Festivals: Memorial Day weekend is a great time to sample the island’s diverse culinary offerings. Many restaurants and bars will offer special menus and deals, and there are several food and drink festivals that take place throughout the weekend. Enjoy a Sunday brunch at amazing local restaurants like Old Stone Farmhouse, Caribbean Fish Market, and The Social.
  5. Boat Tours: St. Thomas is surrounded by crystal-clear waters, and there’s no better way to explore the island’s coastline than by boat. Many tour companies offer Memorial Day weekend specials on boat tours, including snorkeling trips, sunset cruises, and island-hopping excursions.

Memorial Day weekend is a great time to visit St. Thomas, as the island offers a variety of events and activities to suit all interests. Whether you’re looking to honor the holiday’s significance, party on the beach, or explore the island’s cultural offerings, there’s something for everyone on this beautiful Caribbean island. When you stay with Castle at Cabrita you will have a personal concierge to help plan the perfect vacation for you and your family!