Celebrate St Kitts and Nevis Independence 40 with exciting activities

St Kitts and Nevis announced the “Calendar of Activities” for the 40th celebration of the Independence. The celebration will be held under the them- “Growing Sustainably, Developing Maturely, Building Resiliency: Independence 40.”

Celebrate St Kitts and Nevis Independence 40 with exciting activities
Celebrate St Kitts and Nevis Independence 40 with exciting activities

St Kitts and Nevis: St Kitts and Nevis announced the “Calendar of Activities” for the 40th celebration of the Independence. The celebration will be held under the theme- “Growing Sustainably, Developing Maturely, Building Resiliency: Independence 40.”

READ HERE: Calendar of events for Independence celebrations

On Friday, July 14, 2023:

  • Launch of Independence 40 Calendar

On Saturday, July 15, 2023:

On Thursday, July 20, 2023:

  • Launch of National Song Competition

On TUESDAY 01 AUGUST, 2023:

  • Conversations-Reflections and the Way Forward

On SATURDAY 26 AUGUST

On FRIDAY 01 SEPTEMBER

  • National Tree Planting Day
  • National Colours Day #1 (Wear Green)
  • National Health Symposium

On SATURDAY 02 SEPTEMBER

  • East Basseterre Festival 2023
  • (Sept 02-Sep 30)
  • MOVEMENTS by SKNAAA

On MONDAY 04 SEPTEMBER

  • NEW SCHOOL YEAR BEGINS

On WEDNESDAY 06 SEPTEMBER

  • Seniors Fun Day

On THURSDAY 07 SEPTEMBER:

  • Cabinet Primary School Visits [East Zone)
  • Nations League Game: St. Kitts and Nevis vs. Guadeloupe

On FRIDAY 08 SEPTEMBER:

  • National Colours Day #2 (Wear yellow)
  • National Sneaker Day
  • Cabinet Primary School Visits [West Zone]

On SATURDAY 09 SEPTEMBER

  • Caribbean Wellness Walk (Nevis)
  • Cultural Bar Crawl (Nevis)
  • Movies of St. Kitts and Nevis NoPAC
  • Independence Street Fair & Fashion Extravaganza (St Kitts)

On MONDAY 11 SEPTEMBER

  • Visits to Schools by Ministers of Government (Nevis)
  • Patriotic Programmes and Treat for Schools
  • Cabinet Primary School Visits Basseterre Zone]

On TUESDAY 12 SEPTEMBER

  • Visits to Schools by Ministers of Government
  • Patriotic Programmes and Treat for Schools
  • Prime Minister’s Lecture Series

On WEDNESDAY 13 SEPTEMBER

  • Visits to Schools by Ministers of Government
  • Patriotic Programmes and Treat for Schools
  • Schools in Concert-Cultural Focus

On THURSDAY 14 SEPTEMBER

  • Visits to Schools by Ministers of Government (Nevis)
  • Patriotic Programmes and Independence Treat for Schools (Nevis)
  • Cultural Night and Fashion Show (Nevis)
  • Cabinet Visits to High Schools, AVEC & CFBC (St Kitts)

On FRIDAY 15 SEPTEMBER

  • National Colours Day #3 (Wear Black) (St Kitts and Nevis)
  • Visits to Schools by Ministers of Government, Patriotic Programmes and Independence Treat for Schools (Nevis)
  • Launch of Commemorative Stamp Competition (St Kitts and Nevis
  • Schools’ Patriotic Programmes (St Kitts)

On SATURDAY 16 SEPTEMBER

  • NATIONAL HEROES DAY
  • Community Day
  • Inter-Organisational Sports Meet
  • National Heroes Day Concert
  • Heroes Day Observances
  • Announcement of National Honours
  • Community Flag Raising Ceremonies
  • Wreath Laying & Recognition Ceremony (C. A. Paul Southwell Bust)
  • Belle Patel
  • Lite Fitness Centre Classique Fitness Showcase
  • Shades of Pink-by Reach for Recovery Breast Cancer Support Group

On SUNDAY 17 SEPTEMBER

  • Independence Drag Race Nevis
  • Nevis Symphonic Band Recital
  • National Service of Gratitude & Gospel Concert
  • Independence Heritage EXPO
  • Summer in September-Fashion Show with Movado Modeling Agency

On MONDAY 18 SEPTEMBER

  • Patriotic Day
  • Ceremonial Parade [night]
  • Heritage EXPO
  • Independence Parade and Awards Ceremony
  • Toast to the Nation

On TUESDAY, 19 SEPTEMBER

  • INDEPENDENCE DAY
  • Family Funday
  • Independence Cocktail Reception
  • Governor-General’s Cocktail
  • The St. George’s Mothers Union Breakfast
  • Biss Beach by Carambola
  • Independence Scenic Railway Tour

On FRIDAY 22 SEPTEMBER

  • National Colours Day #4 (Wear White)
  • Drill Competition

On SATURDAY 23 SEPTEMBER

  • Flowers, Food & Flag-by St. Kitts Flower Arrangers Association

On SUNDAY 24 SEPTEMBER

  • Independence Mini Triathlon
  • “Schools on Steel – Steel Pan Recital
  • Flamboyant Fashion Show

On THURSDAY 28 SEPTEMBER

  • Youth Impact Awards

On FRIDAY 29 SEPTEMBER

  • National Colours Day #5 (WEAR RED)
  • Building Awareness for Change Parade

On SATURDAY 30 SEPTEMBER

  • Brimstone Hill Rum for the Fit & Fearless 2023
  • Independence 40 Concert

On SATURDAY 15 OCTOBER

  • Independence 40 Musical