Saint Martin

Public Holidays:

January 1st –New Year’s Day

February 11th – Carnaval Monday

February 12th Mardi Gras

February 13th- Ash Wednesday

March 6th- Mi- Careme

March 29th- Good Friday

April 1st- Easter Monday

May 1- Labour Day

May 8th- Victory Day

May 9th- Ascension Day

May 20th – Whit Monday

May 27th – Abolition Day

Jul 14th-Fete Nationale (National Day)

Aug 15th- Assumption Day

Nov 1- All saints day

Nov 11- Armistice Day

Dec 25th- Christmas Day


Special Events:

January – Women’s International Tennis Tournament (J7th-13th, Salsa Festival (11th-13th), Tuesdays in Grand Case (14th-18th) Carnival (starts in Jan ends in Feb or March)

February- Carnival.

February/March- Heinekin Regatta

May- International meeting of St Martin (May 8th), Fish Day (May 5th), Salsa Kizomba, Fete Du Nautisme (25th and 26th), Black Heritage Week & Emancipation Week (throughout the week proceeding to May 27th)

June- The Billfish Tournament (4th-8th), Women with purpose Global Summit.  (18-22) Music Extravaganza (June 21st)

July- I Love My Ram (varies around July 7th), Nationale day (4th), Scholecher and Grand Case Fete (21st)

August- Assomption Day and Sandy Ground Festival (sports and cultural activities) (14th-16th)

September- World Tourism Day (27th)

October – Soup Festival, Beaujolais Nouveau (wine tasting) (14th),

November-  Concordia Cup –Golf Course in Mullet Bay, St Martin’s Day Celebration (11th), the Course de L’alliance