April

Spanish Town Fisherman's Jamboree and 11th Annual Wahoo Fishing Tournament - April 6-9

11th Annual fishing tournament including fishing, food and live music Virgin Gorda Easter Festival - April 7-9

Activities ranging from calypso music, fungi bands, vendors and food fairs to numerous parades and nightly village entertainment

Full of Incredible Activities for 2007

The Baths or diving The Indians, Sandy Spit or the fabled Wreck of the Rhone, the British Virgin Islands are bountiful with nature's little secrets.

Wreck Week - May

First annual Wreck Week highlighting extraordinary diving in the BVI. Includes a treasure hunt, wreck diving certification course and a grand finale party on Cooper Island 33rd Annual Foxy's Wooden Boat Regatta - May 25-27 Beloved BVI character Foxy Callwood's annual sailing regatta in support of the Jost Van Dyke Preservation Society and sponsored by the West End Yacht Club 7th Annual BVI Music Festival - May 25-27 Seventh annual BVI Music Festival including reggae, calypso, fungi, R&B, rock 'n roll, dancehall and jazz from international, regional and local artists

JUNE

16th Annual Firecracker 500 Race & Chili Cook-off - June 29-30

Funds support KATS (Kids and the Sea Program) HiHo Windsurfing Competition - June 29 - July 8

One of the most celebrated windsurfing competitions in the world with activities ranging from snorkeling and diving to the famous HiHo pirate party

JULY/AUGUST

Chief Minister's Cup Youth Regatta - July 7-8

Hosted by Nanny Cay Marina and the Royal BVI Yacht Club BVI Emancipation Festival - July 23-Aug. 11

Annual premier cultural showcase with activities and events including the freedom march, emancipation service, calypso monarch competition, boat races, rise-and-shine tramps and August Monday Parade

NOVEMBER

BVI Tourism Month - November

Month-long event celebrating tourism with several exciting activities scheduled

The British Virgin Islands are a haven for natural treasures. They boast no high-rise hotels, no casinos and no crowds but, rather, the purity of the land: pristine beaches and crystal-clear waters that are home to the world's most diverse sea life, extensive coral reefs responsible for claiming renowned wrecks, and vast outbacks sheltering endangered species. The BVI is rich with the storied islands of Norman, Deadman's Chest and Anegada. The islands of Peter, Necker, and Guana anchor luxury resorts and sun worshippers find a haven on Jost Van Dyke, Cooper Island and Virgin Gorda. Whether it is discovering the natural phenomenon of

The Baths or diving The Indians, Sandy Spit or the fabled Wreck of the Rhone, the British Virgin Islands are bountiful with nature's little secrets.

For more information on the 2007 Calendar of Events, please call the BVI Press Office toll free at 866-491-8155 or visit bvipressoffice.com.

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