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St. John Blues festival 2011
St. John Blues Festival 2011

St. John Blues Festival

Date: Wednesday, March 16th through Sunday, March 20th, 2011

Main concerts: Friday, March 18, 2011 and Saturday, March 19, 2011

Location: – Coral Bay Ball Field

Opening Party

Place: Sun Dog Cafe – Mongoose Junction – Cruz Bay
Time: 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm
Starring: Mitch Woods & The Rocket 88s
Cost: Free

Place: The Beach Bar – Wharfside Village – Cruz Bay
Time: 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Starring: Live Blues music all evening
Cost: Free

Place: Island Blues – Coral Bay
Time: 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Starring: James Cobb
Cost: Free

St. John Culture

sugar transportation St. John (St. Jan DWI )
Sugar Transportation - St. Jan, Danish West Indies (DWI)

Also Today
The Virgin Islands Department of Agriculture announces: Market Day featuring farmers offering fresh fruits and vegetables.
Today March 16, National Park ball field, downtown Cruz Bay from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Read Article in Virgin Islands Daily News

Tomorrow
Tyre Palm Broom Making Demonstration presented by master West Indian culture-bearer, Justin Todman of St. Thomas, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Friends of the Park Store, Mongoose Junction, Cruz Bay, St. John. Mr. Justin’s crafts will be available for sale on a limited basis.

St. John Music Schedule Wednesday March 16

Beach Bar – Cathy Braaten Band – 9:00 – 777-4220
Castaways – Steven Sloan – 7:00 – 777-3316
Coconut Coast StudiosSt. John Flutes – 5:30 -7:00 – 776-6944
High Tide – Chris Carsel- 7:00 – 10:00 – 714-6169
Island BluesJames Cobb – 7:00 – 10:00 – 776-6800
Larry’s Landing – James Jams – 10:00 – 693-8802
Shipwreck – Groove Thang – 8:00 – 10:00 – 693-5640
Sun Dog CafeMitch Woods – 7:00 – 10:00 – 693 8340
Westin, Cruz Bay Prime – David Laabs – 6:30 – 10:00 – 693-8802

A word of caution: I’m doing the best I can to present an accurate music schedule, but to be sure, it would be a great idea to call the restaurant or bar beforehand to confirm.

Weekly Music Schedule

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Salt Island, BVI

Press Release
St. John, US Virgin Islands (USVI)

Tyre Palm Boom-Making Demonstration
Thursday March 17th (St. Patty’s Day) 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
In Front of the Friends of the Virgin Islands National Park Store, Mongoose Junction Cruz Bay
Presented by: Master West Indian culture-bearer, Justin Todman of St. Thomas US Virgin Islands
Sponsored by: Friends of VI National Park.

Mr. Justin’s crafts will be available, on limited basis, at the Friends of VI National Park Store. Additionally, he has indicated his willingness to teach those interested to learn this dying art of our West Indian

Contact: Cid Hamling at Connections for potential classes
Phone: 776-6922 or email connectionsstjohn.vi

Note: Tyre Palm brooms should be of great interest to wedding planners, and those who value our culture.

St. John Music Schedule Thursday March 10

Banana Deck – Steel Pan by Lemuel Callwood – 6:00 – 9:00 – 693-5055
Castaways – Mikey P Rocks the House – 8:00 – 777-3316
High Tide – Steven Sloan – 7:00 – 10:00  – 714-6169
Inn at Tamarind Court – Tom Mason & the Blue Buccaneers – 8:00 – 776 6378
Island BluesRed Carpet Rats – 7:00 – 10:00 – 776-6800
Miss Lucy’sRich & Greg – 6:00 – 9:00  – 693-5244
Morgan’s Mango – Mark Wallace – 6:30 – 9:30 – 693-8141
Ocean Grill – Rascio Steel Pan – 7:00 – 9:00 – 693 3304
Skinny Legs – Loren – Guitar & Vocal – 6:00 – 779-4982
Westin, Cruz Bay PrimeJames Cobb – 6:30 – 10:00 – 693-8802

A word of caution: I’m doing the best I can to present an accurate music schedule, but to be sure, it would be a great idea to call the restaurant or bar beforehand to confirm.

Weekly Music Schedule

Update me when site is updated