Art News

Christmas in the Virgin Islands

While there aren’t exactly snowmen waiting to be built or pine trees to chop down and decorate, the Virgin Islands has many of their own Christmas traditions that make the holiday season jolly. Today the Christmas trees that people are familiar with from Christmas movies are imported from the mainland. Traditionally, families would decorate a dried century plant, a stalk […]
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Ahoy, Matey!

The U.S. Virgin Islands and St. Thomas in particular, has history wrapped up with piracy. Many of the local area have pirate names, read about our local legends.
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Carnival in the Islands

Carnival Queens by Kathy Carlson
Carnival in the Caribbean is something special. It's a celebration of life and freedom and embracing the unique culture of our islands.
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June is PRIDE Month

PRIDE goes back to the early 70's. In June of 1969, the Stonewall Riots began in New York City when the police raided a gay nightclub in Greenwich Village.
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