Sint Maarten Heineken Regatta

The favourable wind and clear seas around St Maarten make it the perfect place to host the Heineken Regatta, held each spring in Simpson Bay. Nearly 200 boats from around the world compete in 18 classes, ranging from high-tech racing yachts to pleasure...  see full details


St Maarten Carnival

Though not as famous as the Carnivals in Rio de Janeiro or Trinidad & Tobago, the St Maarten Carnival offers 18 exciting days of music, parades, pageants, dancing, and parties. Locals prepare elaborate costumes and floats for months ahead of the festival, and steel-drum...  see full details