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Carnival Day in Saint Kitts and Nevis

Carnival Day in Saint Kitts and Nevis is held on January 2. This event in the first decade of the month January is annual. Help us Help us 
2 January - Carnival Day in Saint Kitts and Nevis
Land of Many Firsts: St. Kitts was the first English colony in the Caribbean, earning it the title “The Mother Colony of the West Indies,” and Nevis is the home to the region's first hotel, The Bath Hotel built in 1778, as well as the Caribbean's first integrated church, the Cottle Church established in 1824.
The historic day arrived and on December 18th 1957 at 8pm, St. Kitts first Carnival was launched at Warner Park by the Master of Ceremony, the Carnival Committee's President, Basil Henderson. Climax on the biggest day of carnival which is 2 January.
Carnival is the largest national event in Saint Kitts and Nevis and the most exciting time of the year! It is a time when the whole country, both returning nationals, residents and visitors, let loose and make unforgettable memories. This carnival is a colorful celebration that blends together local Caribbean culture, African heritage with the Christmas spirit.

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