Caribbean Tourism

Festivals

Sint Maarten Festivals

Carnival: Carnival starts in mid-April and lasts for three weeks, culminating in the burning of King Mouí-Mouí. It is one of the biggest in the area, with up to 100,000 people taking part. Most events are held at the Carnival Village, next to the University. Public Holidays: New Year’s Day, Carnival Monday (April), Good Friday, Easter Monday, 30 April,...