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Go for a run or walk

There are many areas here on St. Croix to go for a run or, if your more my speed, a walk. If you are going to get some exercise, you might as well enjoy the fresh ocean air, the year-round summer climate, and the scenic views. Whether you are a resident looking for a new…

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Leatherback Brewing Company

Leatherback Brewing Company is a craft brewery making beer right here on St. Croix! Visitors can tour the facility and learn about the brewing process. The tasting room features an indoor and outdoor bar with a family friendly atmosphere. A rotating selection of draft beer is available, and some brews feature unique, local ingredients. Our craft…

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Reconnect with Nature at the Botanical Garden

The nature and history of St. Croix come together in perfect harmony at the St. George Village Botanical Garden.  This sprawling sixteen acre property is a quiet haven of beautiful foliage mingled with rambling historic plantation ruins. Come reconnect with nature, relax amongst the shade trees, and take in the delicate fragrances and diverse scenery the…

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Dance with a Moko Jumbie!

Moko Jumbies are a cultural icon here on the island of St. Croix, and dancing with one of these talented stilt dancers should be on the top of every visitor’s ‘must-do’ list. Moko Jumbies have been part of the Virgin Island’s cultural heritage for over 200 years, and their origins can be traced to Africa…

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Two Rum Distilleries, 39 Flavors of Rum!

Looking for a fun way to spend a day? How about touring both of St. Croix’s rum distilleries and tasting 39 different flavors of rum?! St. Croix is home to both the Cruzan Rum and Captain Morgan Rum distilleries.  Both distilleries offer excellent and unique tours ending with rum tastings. The Cruzan Rum distillery is…

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Ready to have a little fun with the Captain while you are here on St. Croix? Then head over to the Captain Morgan Visitor Center where an exciting trip into the world of Captain Morgan, and his rum distillery, awaits you. The Captain Morgan Visitor Center is a spectacular hour long attraction that immerses visitors…

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A Week of Food, Fun and Fundraising

As a self-proclaimed “foodie”, I have had the opportunity to dine in some amazing restaurants worldwide and experience a multitude of different cuisines prepared by top notch chefs. I must say that I was pleasantly surprised to discover that St. Croix definitely holds it’s own in the culinary world. I was even more surprised to learn that each year…

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Art

Learning new things can break you out of the rut created by a day-to-day work routine and the minor (and major) stresses of daily life. Plus, don’t you ever miss the challenge of learning something new? To break out of your rut and get your mind engaged, think outside the box. What is something that you have…

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Food & Fun on the Fairway!

As the kick-off event for the St. Croix Food & Wine Experience, Cuisine on the Green is a fun, outdoor afternoon which combines gourmet food with a golf tournament at Carambola Golf Resort’s scenic Robert Trent Jones golf course.  While many golfers participate in the tournament, there are quite a few non-golfers (or ‘tasters’) that attend as well.  As a…

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Christmas Boat Parade

Each December the St. Croix Christmas Boat Parade brings holiday cheer and festive crowds to historic Christiansted.  While it goes without saying that the highlight of the evening is always the spectacular parade of Christmas themed boats that light up the harbor, before the parade the boardwalk comes to life with holiday merriment!  This year,…

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Kids just want to have fun!

Here on St. Croix you will find a multitude of activities for children and their parents to participate in together…or apart (remember- your kids may want some time away from you, too)! Most places will offer a sitting service if you would like to have dinner alone one evening. Ask your hotel or resort about…

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The Lawaetz Family Museum

A person would be extremely fortunate to have the history of one of St. Croix’s oldest and most interesting families, the Lawaetz family, told to them by Kai and Irene Lawaetz, long-time Danish Crucians and charming raconteurs. We had just that unique fortune. We had come to the Lawaetz Family Museum at Estate Little La Grange…

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Geocaching...a worldwide scavenger hunt!

Geocaching is a fun and adventurous way to enjoy St. Croix, even for those that have lived here for years. According to the current geocaching.com map of St. Croix, there are 26 geocaches of varying sizes and diverse locations.

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Jump Up!

One of the must experience events here on St. Croix is to attend one of the four annual Jump Ups in Christiansted. In this case, I attended the Valentine’s Day Jump Up! If you are not familiar with the concept of a “Jump Up” imagine a community wide block party meets a street fair! At…

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Christiansted Boardwalk Goes to the Dogs!

One thing you will notice right away about St. Croix is that the people here love their dogs! In fact, they love them so much that dogs get their own annual parade! In February each year Krewe de Croix (a non-profit group of Lousiana transplants and Mardi Gras enthusiasts) puts on a fun event called…

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St. Croix East End Marine Park

St. Croix East End Marine Park! With nearly 17 miles of beautiful shoreline and the longest fringing reef in the US Virgin Islands, the East End Marine Park is a natural and cultural treasure! This first territorial marine park was established in 2003 in order to protect the natural and cultural resources of the east…

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A Hike through Canaan Gut

GoToStCroix.com joined the St. Croix Environmental Association and BushTribe Eco Adventures on a hike through Canaan Gut up the back of Blue Mountain.

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