Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth Affairs and Sports
Festival and Fairs Committee
Release Date:
Thursday, 15 April 2021 - 3:05pm

The Virgin Islands Festival and Fairs Committee is inviting persons to submit themes and slogans for the 2021 Emancipation Festival celebrations.

Persons are reminded that the theme must focus on the historical and/or cultural heritage of the Virgin Islands and slogan must include the words, “Festival 2021.”

The deadline for submission of entries to the Department of Culture is Monday, April 26. Submissions can be made at the department located on the second floor of the Festival Building on the Festival Grounds in Road Town or via email to info@vifestival.com. A cash prize will be awarded for the winning theme and slogan. 

For more information contact the committee’s chairman at 1-284-499-9799.


Nekita Turnbull

Information Officer II
Department of Information & Public Relations 
Telephone: 468-2730
Email:  Neturnbull@gov.vg