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August 8th, 2013
Festiville honouree Juliette Penn further celebrated at EE/LL parade

EAST END/LONG LOOK, Tortola, VI – The East End/Long Look Festiville honouree, Ms Juliette Penn was further shown appreciation for her sterling contribution to the development of the festival observances in the two communities by being asked to marshal the annual parade on August 8, 2013.

August 4th, 2013
Rosanna Chichester is Miss BVI 2013/14

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Moments ago, August 4, 2013, Rosanna Chichester was crowned Miss British Virgin Islands 2013/14 when the prestigious pageant was staged at the Multi-Purpose Complex.

August 4th, 2013
Richie Spice & Fyah Empress heat up Ira Oliver Skelton Festiville

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The fans of international renowned reggae artiste Richie Spice were treated to a splendid show, although his time on show seemed shorter than expected. However, St Vincent’s Fyah Empress set the Ira Oliver Skelton Festiville on fire with her electrifying performance last night, August 3, 2013.

August 3rd, 2013
Fantastic support for Tony Rebel, Queen Ifrica, Kes & others!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Whether they liked it fast or slow, patrons no doubt had their money’s worth as they got it either way, along with some words of wisdom, at the Ira Oliver Skelton Festiville last evening, August 2, 2013.

August 1st, 2013
Int’l artistes for VI Festival 2013 begin arriving today

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Virgin Islands Festival and Fairs Committee (VIF&FC) is optimistic that the line-up of international artistes scheduled to perform during the Emancipation celebrations of 2013 will deliver as promised. The overseas artistes begin arriving today, August 1, 2013.

July 28th, 2013
Kiddies Fiesta celebrates 20th anniversary

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Seeing the Virgin Islands Festival’s Kiddies Fiesta to 20 years is no doubt a noteworthy hallmark for the Rotary Club of Road Town and signifies the non-governmental organization’s commitment to be of service.

July 26th, 2013
VI gets its praises on for Festival!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The atmosphere was one of humility, praise and worship and of course much dancing at the Ira Oliver Skelton Festiville when the annual Gospel Fest was held last evening, July 25, 2013.

July 21st, 2013
The bands really made them dance!

BAUGHERS BAY, Tortola, VI - There was no doubt that the objectives were achieved last night July 20, 2013 as persons turned out in their numbers to dance to music provided by a number of local bands- and dance they did.

July 12th, 2013
UPDATE: Summer Sizzle BVI eyeing Caribbean supremacy!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI –Summer Sizzle BVI 2013 received the assurance of another explosive season of fashion, fun and adventure with an overwhelming response to the “Tick off Session”-the first of four days of activities for the ever growing fashion event this weekend.

June 27th, 2013
VIF&FC reverses decision to separate adult & children parades

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- With what seems to be a decision based on popular demand, the Virgin Islands Festivals and Fairs Committee (VIF&FC) is sticking to having a combined adult and children’s parade in Road Town for the 2013 Emancipation Festival.


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