Mélange Travel & Lifestyle Magazine April 2017 | Page 385

St. Eustatius APRIL Easter Weekend Activities Many visitors and locals spend most of this weekend at the Lower Town area or what locals refer to as “The Bay stretch”, enjoying sweet melodies while being entertained by some of the island’s harmonious bands and amazing Dj’s. You can participate in friendly beach volleyball competitions, water sports, skilled dance groups, taking you right into Easter Monday’s annual jouvert morning jump-up followed by a delicious full-your-tummy breakfast sale. Come and experience the sun on your skin and sand that tickles your feet. Could you think of a better treat? Statia is definitely the place to be. Whether you’re visiting unaccompanied or with a group of family members, no worries. The beautiful sea is all around and everything blends right in. APRIL 27 King’s Day Sports, picnics, cultural activities and music marks this day’s celebratory activities. Every last Thursday of the month Statia Taste of the Cultures A cross-cultural event, exhibiting multiple nationalities residing on the island. This is an event where ethnic groups are granted the opportunity to showcase what each destination has to offer, traditions, arts and crafts, food and drinks, music and entertainment. Photo Credit: Cees Timmers Photography