Submissions Closing For Culture And Heritage Policy

Tuesday, 14 March 2023 - 2:29pm

The public is advised that Friday, March 17 is the final day to submit feedback on the draft Virgin Islands Culture and Heritage policy and strategy.

Public Consultations On Culture And Heritage Policy And Strategy

Friday, 3 March 2023 - 9:30am

Premier and Minister of Culture, Dr. the Honourable Natalio Wheatley, Junior Minister for Culture Honourable, Alvera Maduro-Caines, and the Director of Culture Dr. Katherine Smith are featured at public consultation meetings held on the Department of Culture’s policy and strategy. 

H. Lavity Stoutt 23rd Commemorative Celebration March 5

Friday, 17 February 2023 - 10:15am

The Government of the Virgin Islands continues to celebrate the life of the late Honourable H. Lavity Stoutt and will be observing the 23rd anniversary of this commemorative occasion on March 5.

‘Love Our BVI Culture’ Poetry And Photo Competition Launched

Thursday, 16 February 2023 - 9:15am

The Department of Culture is hosting a “Love Our BVI Culture” Poetry and Photo Competition in celebration of February as the month of Love.

VI Government Seeks Input On Culture And Heritage Policy

Wednesday, 15 February 2023 - 12:50pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is seeking the public’s input on the development of a Culture and Heritage Policy and Strategy.

Janice Nibbs Launches Book ‘I Want To Be A Thatcher Man’

Friday, 25 November 2022 - 5:06pm

Ms. Janice Nibbs joins the cadre of local authors with the release of her first book I Want to be a Thatcher Man on Wednesday, November 30.

Culture And Tourism Month Begins November 1

Thursday, 27 October 2022 - 5:40pm

The Virgin Islands will be observing the Third Annual Culture and Tourism Month next month under the theme “The Past is Present: Embracing Virgin Islands Traditions.

Temporary Relocation of the Department of Culture

Monday, 24 October 2022 - 5:40pm

The public is notified that the office of the Department of Culture has been temporarily relocated to the second floor of the Alvin Christopher Building in Road Town.

Public Invited To BVI/USVI Friendship Day Celebrations Tomorrow

Friday, 21 October 2022 - 7:29pm

The public is invited to the 50th anniversary of the British Virgin Islands/United States Virgin Islands Friendship Day celebrations on Saturday, October 22 at the Cyril B. Romney Tortola Pier Park at 10:00 a.m. under the theme “Our Golden Jubilee: A Resilient Bond of Friendship.” 

Statement From The Ministry Of Education And Culture On The Ellis Thomas Downs

Thursday, 8 September 2022 - 7:48pm

The public is advised effective immediately and until further notice the portion of land at the Ellis Thomas Downs which is owned by Thomas family may not be utilised in any way by the Government, its agents and/or assigns. This includes the Horseowners’ Association, and any person connected thereto.