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Places To Visit, Celebrations, and Events

New Year's Day

New Year's Day

New Year's day is celebrated on January 1st. The Romans dedicated New Year's Day to Janus, the god of gates, doors, and beginnings for whom the first month of the year is also named.

Easter Monday

Easter Monday

Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday. There is a boat race that takes place that day. Boats take off from Sandy Ground in the early afternoon. They go around the island's Western tip to Sandy Hill Bay, and then turn back to Sandy Ground.

Anguilla Day

Anguilla Day

,Anguilla Day commemorates the island’s independence from the associated statehood of St. Christopher-Nevis-Anguilla, formed in Feburary of 1967 by British Parliament. The annexed statehood had its own constitution and a considerable degree of self-government, but it held Anguilla in strenuous and continued subservience to St. Kitts. On May 30th, 1967, the people of Anguilla began a revolution marching on the Police Headquarters and evicting the St. Kitts police, disassociated the island from the union.

HotSpots

Malliouhana in Meads Bay

Malliouhana is one of the island’s most fashionable luxury hotels.The rooms are gracefully appointed with Italian tile floors, marble baths, rattan furnishings, original artwork and large patios.