Anguilla Caribbean Islands Events Calendar 2008
Learn about Anguilla's events Calendar 2008
Anguilla Caribbean Islands events calendar 2008 below:
Orient Bay... amazing heaven
Marquis Hotel.. in Anse Marcel
01 Labour Day
09-11 Anguilla Yacht Regatta
12 Whit Monday
24 Leeward Islands Talented Teen Competition
30 Anguilla Day Round the Island Boat Race
Commemorates the beginning of the Anguillian Revolution which took place on May 30th, 1967.
14 Miss Venus Swim Suit Competition
16 Celebration of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth's Birthday
(8:00 am parade at the Ronald Webster’s Park)
06 John T. Annual Cycling Race
13 Miss Tiny Tott Pageant
20 NBA Peter Perkins Boatrace
26 Miss Ecstasy - regional talent & beauty pageant
27 Miss Anguilla Swim Suit Competition
A pre Summer Festival event that showcases the contestants of the Miss Anguilla Caribbean Islands
31 Opening of Summer Festival
Anguilla Summer Festival
Colourful expressions of Anguilla culture through dance, song, parades & Boatracing!
03 Heineken Cup Boat Race
At Sandy Ground
04 August Monday
Jouvert Morning - at the crack of dawn, people from all over the island dance in the streets of the Valley until noon.
August Monday Boat Race
At Sandy Ground
07 August Thursday
August Thursday Boat Race - the national sport of the island. Handmade racing boats compete everyday of carnival for the grand prize. Great Party also!
Miss Anguilla Pageant
at the Landsome Bowl Cultural Center. The crowning event of carnival festivities - talented young ladies compete for the title of "Miss Anguilla"
08 Parade of Troupes
Colorful parade of troupes through The Valley
6 - 9 Tranquility Jazz Festival
Enjoy the mellow rhythms of jazz set against the backdrop of one of Anguilla's unique sunsets...great music, great people, great atmosphere...
24-30 Tourism Week
30 Anguilla's Race against Aids
Public awareness campaign to raise funds for AIDS related services.
04-13 Festival de Noel
24 Annual Lightening of the Christmas Tree in the Valley next to the Trough
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