St. Croix offers some very memorable live entertainment. Don’t miss the iconic mocko jumbies as they stilt dance above the audience, light up the night with fire dancers, and catch the Caribbean vibe with some steel drum music. St. Croix also boasts great live music, from solo acoustic guitarists to blues, reggae and cover bands. Whatever your tastes, check out the live entertainment St. Croix’s nightlife offers at bars, restaurants and resorts all across the island!
Experience the famous “Pirate Buffet & Mocko Jumbie Show!” Celebrated as a part of the cultural heritage of the Caribbean, the Mocko Jumbie is a guardian that wards off evil. Experience the spectacular show of Mocko Jumbies, in their colorful costumes and tall stilts. Dance under the starry Caribbean sky and indulge in the local St. Croix cuisine. The bountiful buffet includes fresh roasted prime rib carving, chilled succulent crab and claws, a myriad of Crucian entrees, salads, appetizers, desserts and a mesmerizing chocolate fountain. 6:30 – 9:30 pm every Friday night. Reservations required.
Winners Play at Carina Bay! As the U.S. Virgin Islands’ first and only casino, Divi Carina Bay Casino melds the thrill of Las Vegas-style gaming with a carefree Caribbean spirit. The casino features an array of the world’s most preferred games, including Blackjack, Caribbean Stud, Craps, Roulette, Texas Hold ‘Em poker, Three Card Poker and Video Poker. Completing the gaming experience are hundreds of slot machines in various denominations. You’ll also find free entertainment in the Carina Bay Showbar. Come play at Divi Carina Bay Casino, where fun-filled, good times are always “your best bet”! Hours: Sunday – Thursday Noon – 4am; Open Noon Friday thru 6am Sunday.
Caribbean Night at The Palms at Pelican Cove is a time to experience St. Croix’s Caribbean culture with live music and an exciting performance by Mocko Jumbies. This is a family friendly event and the entertainment will thrill everyone. You’ll want to join in the dancing (but do not have to)! Every Monday the fun begins at 6 pm. Come hungry for the all-you-can-eat buffet, including lip smackin’ ribs. $30 for Adults and $15 for Kids under 12. Come join The Palms for Caribbean Night! Weekly Event (Every Monday 6PM)
Where jazz has a home! The Blue Moon is located in the historic Victoria House overlooking the Frederiksted waterfront. Spice up your evening and your palate with our New Orleans and Caribbean inspired menu. A discerning selection of fine wines is available to compliment your meal, and don’t forget to leave room for the fabulous homemade desserts! Join us for the island’s best live jazz and blues scene in an eclectic open-air setting. Serving lunch Tuesday – Friday 11:30 am – 2:30 pm and dinner Tuesday – Saturday beginning at 6 pm. Reservations suggested. Call for live music schedule.
Live Classical Guitarist Playing at Venues All Over St. Croix! Enjoy the instrumental acoustic guitar sounds of accomplished St. Croix musician, Steve Katz. He can be seen at just about every venue on the island, playing his fusion of Classical, Spanish, Latin and Middle Eastern music. Katz has played with many well-known musicians around the world, and brings his own diverse experiences into his unique compositions. In addition to regular appearances around St. Croix, Katz is also available for special events and private concerts. Please visit stevenkatzmusic.com for more information on where to purchase CDs, music downloads, his upcoming gigs and more about the music.
Live Music, Cold Drinks, and a Harbor View! The Comanche Mill was built in 1950 and served as The Comanche Hotel’s honeymoon suite for many years. A stand out feature of the Christiansted Boardwalk, the Comanche Mill was converted into a bar and re-opened in 2009. With a casual beer-garden vibe and live entertainment, the Comanche Mill Yacht-less Club is a must-stop on the boardwalk. Open daily from noon until midnight with Happy Hour Monday through Friday 4 – 6 pm. Serving beer, wine, & spirits; Pizza, burgers, brats & dogs. Stop by for a good Cruzan time.
St. Croix’s first and only Fire Dancing Troupe! Let Kiki and the Flaming Gypsies light up your Caribbean nights with fire dancing entertainment at it’s finest. Catch one of their shows in downtown Christiansted at Comanche Mill or on the North Shore at Above the Cliff Restaurant. Check the schedule on our website for weekly performances at Divi Resort and Carambola Resort and other establishments around the island. Light up your nights on St. Croix with fire and passion!