With the aim of offering increasingly interesting activities for the public, the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority (ABTA) presented the 2024 calendar of events. These are some of the notable proposals for next year:
January 2024 | Wellness Month in Antigua and Barbuda
The islands are the perfect place to start the year healthy. Throughout the month, visitors will be able to participate in special activities such as meditation, outdoor yoga, excursions and a variety of spa treatments, among other offerings.
January 20, 2024 | Antigua Yacht Club Round the Race Island Tour
This annual regatta is one of Antigua's most anticipated events as it offers sailors a challenging and scenic course. The event typically attracts a diverse fleet of yachts and sailors from around the world, making it a highlight of the Caribbean sailing calendar.
February 9 - 11, 2024 | The Jolly Harbor Valentine's Day Regatta
Each year this celebration is known for its festive and romantic atmosphere, it is a popular event for both competitive sailors and those looking to enjoy a fun coastal celebration.
March 13 - 17, 2024| 13th Superyacht Challenge
It is a prestigious and competitive sailing regatta exclusively for superyachts, known for its exciting races and luxury atmosphere.
March 23 - 24, 2024 | Antigua Yacht Club Annual Laser Open
A popular sailing competition held in Antigua focusing on the Laser class, known for its individual regattas. Sailors of various levels usually participate and it is a prominent event in the local nautical calendar.
April 1, 2024| Antigua and Barbuda International Kite Festival
is a vibrant, cultural event that celebrates the art of kite flying, with a colorful display often attended by representatives from several countries.
April 27 - May 3, 2024 | Antigua Sailing Week
It's THE Caribbean nautical week! And it occupies a privileged space in the international nautical calendar. It attracts a diverse fleet of sailboats and sailors from all over the world who compete in various classes within the framework of a lively social life.
May 4 - 19, 2024 | Antigua and Barbuda Restaurant Week
is a culinary event that celebrates the diverse and delicious flavors of the islands. During the week, participating restaurants offer special menus at fixed prices. It is an opportunity to taste a wide range of traditional and international dishes.
May 16 - 19, 2024 | 56th Annual Antigua and Barbuda Sport Fishing Tournament
This popular competition attracts anglers from all over the world to test their skills in catching various species of fish in the waters surrounding the islands.
May 26, 2024 | Run in Paradise
is an annual athletics event held in Antigua and offers participants the opportunity to run through the island's most incredible landscapes, including its beaches and historic sites. It is popular among locals and tourists alike for its picturesque route.
June 2024 | Romanticism Month in Antigua and Barbuda
Although the twin islands are a romantic destination 365 days a year, during the month of June they offer special events and offers for weddings, as well as activities designed to promote the islands as a privileged destination for honeymoons. honey and getaways as a couple.
July 25 - August 6, 2024 | Antigua Carnival: The Caribbean's biggest summer festival!
The Antigua Carnival is a vibrant, high-energy celebration featuring colorful parades, music, parties and various cultural performances.
September 27 – 28, 2024 | Francis Nunes Jr. Fishing Tournament and Seafood Festival.
The festival also offers a fishermen's competition and gastronomic proposals, in a festive atmosphere that invites locals and visitors to enjoy.
November 1, 2024 | Independence Day of Antigua and Barbuda
On November 1, the Independence Gastronomic Fair is celebrated, offering some of the best dishes on the islands in an atmosphere of celebrations, parades, cultural activities and live music.
November 27 - December 3, 2024 | Antigua and Barbuda Art Week
Annual event celebrating the art and culture of the islands, with exhibitions, workshops and performances showcasing the talent of local and international artists and promoting art within the community.
December 4 - 9, 2024 | Antigua Charter Yacht Show
It is an annual yachting industry event that showcases luxury yachts for charter and other services. It allows potential clients, industry professionals and the general public to explore and experience the best vessels, promoting the island as a nautical destination.
December 25 /December 31, 2024 | Christmas and New Year Party at Nelson's Dockyard
On both Christmas Day and New Year's Eve, Antigua offers a celebration with music and entertainment to celebrate. Visitors will be able to enjoy music, dancing and delicious Caribbean cuisine in a historic setting.