Mélange Travel & Lifestyle Magazine July 2018 - Page 458
Nevis Mango and Food Festival
12,106 (2013) 93 sq. kilometers
OFFICIAL LANGUAGE CAPITAL CITY
Eastern Caribbean Dollar
(1 US dollar equals 2.67 Eastern Caribbean )
280 C / 820 F
A celebration of mangoes. Four days of dining
experiences, cooking demonstrations and
master cook-along classes conducted by
international and local celebrity chefs.
JULY / AUGUST
Nevis’ premier festival is a unique celebration
of the most significant milestone in the island’s
history - the emancipation of slaves in the
1830s. Twelve days of celebrating all aspects of
Nevisian arts and culture.
Sample a wide range of delicious dishes and
drinks, tastefully prepared in the most creative
ways from locally grown tropical fruits. For
more information, contact the Department of
(869) 469-5521 Ext 2086/7
The Nevis Running Festival
10K run, Nevis ½ Marathon and Nevis Marathon
Contact Greg for more information
Independence Day Celebrations
St. Kitts & Nevis
A public holiday celebrating St. Kitts/Nevis’
independence from Britain in 1983. Celebration
includes a military parade at Grove Park.
Photo Credit: Amy M.