JANUARY 2017
 

 Crucian Christmas Festival 

Dec 2016 to Jan 2017 

“Honoring 100 Years of our Centennial Past, Embracing our Present and Future to Last.”

 
 Frederiksted, St. Croix

 

   

Celebrating 100 Years of Creativity:

Jan 6 to 28

The "McKay & McKay" Father and Daughter Art Exhibit  
Studio Walsh  
Christiansted, St. Croix  
   

Virgin Islands Association-DC Centennial Winter Ball 2017 (An Evening to Remember)

 Jan 14

Westin Arlington Gateway Hotel
801 North Glebe Road
Arlington, Virginia                                                                 $100.00/ticket
www.viadc.org
 
   

In Search of Identity - Community Engagement

Jan 18

presented by the Office of Senator Myron D. Jackson.  
4:30-6:30pm at the Virgin Islands Council on the Arts  
Cyril V. Francois Building, St. Thomas.  
 

Jan 19

On St. Croix, at the Blue Mutt Gallery located at 5 Company Street Christiansted from 5 pm to 8 pm.  
   

SS. Peter and Paul Choir presents  a Centennial 2017 Concert Celebration "WHEN FREEDOM SINGS OUT"

Jan 15

4:00 pm at the SS. Peter & Paul Cathedral, Charlotte Amalie  
Donation: $25.00 Contact: 340-776-8674, 776-3575 or the Church Office 340-774-0201  
   

We From Upstreet, Inc. 'Centennial Commemoration'  at the Jarvis House Museum and Learning Center

Jan 20 to 21

Friday, Jan. 20 - Pita Gonzales Exhibit 5:30-7:30pm FREE  
Saturday, Jan. 21 - Pita Gonzales Exhibit  10:00-12:30pm FREE  
Saturday, Jan. 21 - The History of Upstreet  $5.00 per person  
for information, contact 340-690-3242 or wefromupstreet@gmail.com  
   

Pistarckle Theater presents                                                                  Centennial Celebration Annual Fundraiser

Jan 21

6:00pm - Until @ Oceana Restaurant, Villa Olga  
$125.00 per ticket  
   

HISTORIES OF A SHARED PAST:
Exploring Our Complex Heritage

Jan 23 to 24

The St. Croix Friends of Denmark present a series of eight lectures on selected topics of Virgin Islands History.
 
University of the Virgin Islands - Great Hall  

 

 

St. Thomas Historical Trust

Jan 27 to 29

The Virgin Islands Since Historical Times: A Once in a Lifetime Art Exhibition  
Donation: $10.00 for info, phone 340-774-5541  
   
FEBUARY 2017
 
   

St. John Historical Society - Centennial Conversation

Feb 14

Members and friends are invited to hear Pam Richards-Samuel, a SJHS Board Member and the Chair of the V.I. Transfer Centennial Committee discuss plans for the Centennial Commemoration. Followed by a short Smithsonian Folkways interview of Stanley Jacobs of TSK.  
Bethany Moravian Church, Cruz Bay, St. John  
340-776-6291  
   

Virgin Islands Agriculture Fair - St. Croix

Feb 17 to 20 

 Estate Upper Love, St. Croix

 

 

 

DUB for your SOUL

Feb 19

featuring Pressure along with Stanley & The Ten Sleepless Knights performing 100 Years Strong!  
Caribe Home Center, Christiansted  
   

Centennial Edition - Jazz in the Park presented by ICMC

Feb 25

featuring Stanley & The Ten Sleepless Knights, Khemistry, Louis Taylor and the Caribbean Project, VI Rhythm Section Band and more!  
4:00-10:00pm, Roosevelt Park, St. Thomas  
Admission is FREE!  
   
MARCH 2017
 
   

CARABANA Ensemble Theater - Dear Anna / Dear Peter

Mar 3

a two character play exploring the 20 year relationship between Anna Heegard a 'free colored' an Pete Von Scholten Governor General of the Danish Virgin Islands.  
March 3rd and 4th at 8:00pm, Pistarkle Theater, $15 Adults, $10 Seniors/children...for tickets and information 340-775-7877  
   

St. John Historical Society - "All Ah We - St. John Families"

Mar 14

featuring the history, culture, heritage and genealogies of St. John families, prominent citizens, and its churches and schools.  
Westin Resort - Grand Ballroom 5:30-8:00pm suggested donation of $25.00 for adults and $10.00 for students. For info phone 340-693-8590  
   

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Mar 17 

Christiansted, St. Croix

 

 

 

Playing Ring: Tea Meeting

Mar 25

Joining the territory in commemorating the 100th anniversary of Transfer Day. Reminisce and reflect on times of yesteryear as Reichhold brings back its award winning series Playing Ring: Tea Meeting a great homage to our culture and history being told thru caiso, dance and music. Celebrate our Centennial! Phone 340-693-1559 for further information

 

Reichhold Center for the Performing Arts, St. Thomas

 
   

 Governor's Reception - The Battery

 

 

Mar 26

Cruz Bay, St. John  3:00-5:00pm

 

Centennial Block Party, Franklin Powell Park 6:00-10:00pm

 

   

 Governor's Reception - Catherineberg

 

 

Mar 29 

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas  6:00-8:00pm

 

 

 

 Governor's Reception - Government House

 

 

Mar 30

 Christiansted, St. Croix  6:00-8:00pm 

 

 

 

Copenhagen Brass Ensemble

 

 

Mar 30

featuring  Jazz trumpeter Adam Rapa and Vocalist Elizabeth Viki Island Center for the Performing Arts Christiansted, St. Croix  
   

 Centennial Parade - Territorial

 

 

Mar 31 

St. Croix: Military Parade, Christiansted - 8:00 - 10:00am

 

                Transfer Centennial Ceremony - 10:00-12:00pm         

 

St. Thomas: Military Parade, Charlotte Amalie - 2:30-3:30pm  
                    Transfer Centennial Ceremony - 4:00-6:00pm  

 Centennial Gala Ball

 

 

Mar 31 

 Frenchman's Reef & Morning Star Marriott Beach Resort

 

 Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

 

   
APRIL 2017
 
   

Virgin Islands Carnival

 

Apr to May

“Centennial Commemoration, Our Carnival Celebration”

 
Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas  
   

Centennial Gala Ball

 

 

Apr 2 

Renaissance Carambola Beach Resort & Spa St. Croix 

 

Davis Bay, St. Croix

 

   

Sunset Quadrille

Apr 2 

Frederiksted, St. Croix

 

 

 

Copenhagen Royal Chapel Choir

 

Apr 30 to May 7

A Choral Salute to the USVI Centennial 2017Centennial Mass – Lord God of Sabbaoth Lutheran Church Christiansted, St. Croix

 Apr 30

   
Concert and Welcome Reception – Government House Ballroom, Christiansted, St. Croix

 May 02

   
Concert - St. Patrick's Church, Frederiksted, St. Croix

May 03

   
Reichhold Center for the Arts Brewers Bay, St. Thomas

May 06

   
Mass - Frederik Lutheran Church500th Anniversary of Martin LutherCharlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 

May 07

   
 MAY 2017
 
   

Transfer Day Symposium

May 12 

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

 

   
JUNE 2017
 
 

 

Centennial Summit:

Jun 9

"Where are We Going From Here?"
 
 Frederiksted, St. Croix

 

 

 

 Centennial Arts & Crafts Fair 

June 17

 Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

 

 

 

JULY 2017
 
   

Centennial Arts & Crafts Fair

Jul 1 

Cruz Bay, St. John   

 

 

 

Centennial Arts & Crafts Fair

Jul 3 

Frederiksted, St. Croix

 

   

St. John Carnival

July 4

Cruz Bay, St. John

 

   

 St. Croix Archeology Society: 

Jul 24 to Jul 29 

27th International Association for Caribbean Archaeology Congress

 

Divi Carina Bay Resort, St. Croix

 

   
SEPTEMBER 2017

 

   

Centennial Storytelling & Folklore

Sep 2 

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

 

 

 

OCTOBER 2017
 
   

Centennial Storytelling & Folklore 

Oct 7 

Christiansted, St. Croix

 

   
NOVEMBER 2017

 

   

Centennial Storytelling & Folklore  

Nov 4 

Cruz Bay, St. John

 

   
DECEMBER 2017
 
 

 

Centennial Closing Ceremonies

Dec 29

 

 

 

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