Montserrat’s 2018 St. Patrick’s Festival Calendar

The 2018 St Patrick’s Day Festival on Montserrat runs from March 9 to 19. Updated schedule follows.

  • Museum Exhibition – March 9 – April, 20, National Museum, Little Bay 9AM – 4PM
  • Emerald Isle Helicopters Daily Tours – March 9 – 19

March 9

  • Torch Lighting Ceremony, Silk Cotton Tree, Cudjoe Head at sunset
  • Opening of St Patrick’s Day Festival – Heritage Village, Salem – 8PM
  • Pub Night -Salem – 9PM

Saturday, March 10

  • St Patrick’s Hike – 6AM
  • Big Breakfast – Salem Centre, 7AM
  • St Patrick’s Day Dinner – Montserrat Cultural Centre – 7PM
  • Rhythm Night – Salem – 7PM
  • Fully Loaded – Part 2 – Good Life Night Club, Little Bay – 10PM – Until

Sunday, March 11

  • National Church Service – Catholic Church, Lookout – 9AM

    The Osbornes use the fabric for their outfits to attend the national St Patrick’s Festival service at the Catholic Church.

  • Aqua Montserrat Kids’ Fun Day – Little Bay – 2PM – 6PM
  • Soaked Beach Fete – Lime Kiln Beach 2PM
  • MUT Junior Calypso Competition – Montserrat Cultural Centre – 8PM

Monday, March 12

  • Heritage Bus Tour of Cultural and Historical Sites – Meeting Point at Brades A&E Car Park -10AM
  • Matrixx Dances UNITY – Montserrat Cultural Centre – Main Auditorium – 7PM
  • Island-wide Pub Crawl – 7PM

Tuesday, March 13

  • National Trust Flower Show – Botanical Gardens, Salem – 9AM – 5PM
  • Live Band Splash – Marine Village, Little Bay 4PM – Until
  • Poetry Reading from March Montserrat & Hurricane Poems with Sir Howard Fergus – Public Library – 4:30PM

Wednesday, March 14

  • National Trust Flower Show – Botanical Gardens Salem – 9AM – 5PM
  • Afro-Madras Fashion Show – Moose’s Place, Little Bay 4PM
  • Tea Party & Hat Parade – National Trust, Salem –  4 – 7PM
  • MAC Theatre Production – Montserrat Cultural Centre – 7PM – 1768
  • Illumination Glow Jump-Up – Little Bay 11PM – Until
  • Back to La Cave Welcome Home Dance – VIP Lounge, Baker Hill – 11PM – Until

Thursday, March 15

  • National Trust Flower Show – Botanical Gardens, Salem – 9AM – 5PM
  • Trials Village Reunion Beach Party –  Woodlands Beach – 10AM
  • St Patrick’s Lecture Montserrat:  Still Masquerading?” by Hon. MLA Claude Hogan – Montserrat Cultural Centre – Conf. Rm – 6PM
  • MAC Theatre Production – Montserrat Cultural Centre – 7PM – 1768
  • Leprechaun’s Revenge – Leprechaun Village  – 11PM

Friday, March 16

  • Heritage Bus Tour & Cultural –  Brades Arts & Education Car Park – 10AM
  • Scriber’s Boat Tour & Party – Little Bay – 10AM
  • DJ Stamina Birthday Bash Green and White Day Fete: Reggae v Soca – Good Life – Noon to 8PM
  • National Awards – Montserrat Cultural Centre – 7PM
  • Regional Arrow Soca Monarch Competition – Salem Park – 9PM
  • Immortal Productions Stone Love Concert – TBA after Soca Monarch



Saturday, March 17

Iris Lake captures William O’Brien in his madras inspired masquerade outfit during the St Patrick’s Day parade.

  • Leprechaun’s Dust – Starts at MSS, Salem – 5AM
  • Freedom Run & Walk – Cudjoe Head – 5:30AM
  • St Patrick’s Parade and Heritage Feast – Heritage Village – Noon – Until
  • Gold Rush ft Int’l Soca Artists, Salem Park – 11PM

Sunday, March 18

  • Garage Breakfast Fete – Moose’s Place – 6AM
  • Emerald Community Singers St Patrick’s Concert – Old Salem Primary School – 7PM
  • Gospel Explosion – Montserrat Cultural Centre – 7PM
  • Old School Reunion Ball – Vue Pointe Hotel, Old Towne – 8PM – 2AM
  • Last Lap Soca Jam – Moose’s Place, Little Bay – 9PM

Monday, March 19

  • Fun Day – Little Bay – 9AM
  • Luciano Live – Salem Park -3PM – Until