Category: Events


Hee-Haw! All I need are my cowgirl boots, cowgirl hat, denim blue jeans, and a plaid shirt. I didn't have on that attire, however, what I did have was a stamp on my hand of a cowboy boot that allowed me all ... Read More


Join me for a fun time at one of the most popular attractions in Jacksonville, Florida. Can you guess where I am? Yes, you got it! I am at the Jacksonville Landing. This two level indoor and outdoor attraction has something for ... Read More


On September 28th, 2009 the U.S. Virgin Islands Territory Quarter was released by the U.S. Mint. This quarter is part of the American Territories Quarter Series which was preceded by the successful State Quarter Series. The official release ceremony took place on October 9th, 2009 ... Read More


Sale! Sale! Sale! Check out the new economic stimulus package! Shop till you drop in the rustic, small, and quiet town of Astoria, Oregon. I took a cool Sunday stroll through the Astoria Farmers Market, in which vendors sold food and products ... Read More


Whack! That was the sound of the ball when my golf clubs connected to it. The ball went flying in the air and almost landed into the hole! I regrouped and perfected my form and then tried again. My friends and ... Read More


French Heritage Week in the Virgin Islands usually begins the week of July 14th, during which hundreds of St. Thomas residents join together to celebrate French Heritage and Bastille Day.


Beautiful costumes, great music and the wonderful energy and spirit of St. John, Virgin Island's people make the adults Carnival Parade a success every year.


The Arts Alive Spring Arts & Crafts Festival is the oldest consecutive arts festival on St. Thomas. The 2-day event takes place at Tillett Gardens. You can visit resident galleries and browse various kiosks and tables set up throughout the garden. Admire and purchase beautiful ... Read More


Touring the Four Square Rum Distillery was not only fun but very informative. The distillery is located on the southern slopes of the St. George Valley, St. Phillip, Barbados, West Indies. That is where the Tommy Bahama Rum is produced. Dawn, the Tour Guide walked the group of visitors through ... Read More


The Carlos Aguilar Match Race is a five day race that is sailed in the beautiful Charlotte Amalie harbor in early December. The course passes close to the seawall allowing spectators a great view. There is an Open Division and a Women Division. A regatta ... Read More