usually on the Saturday before Fat Tuesday, Cane Bay, on the scenic north shore of the island, is transformed into
one big colorful and noisy party...St. Croix's version of Mardi Gras!
You can arrive early and get breakfast at one of the waterfront
restaurants and then join in the revelry as the parade marches through.
The parade travels from La Valle along the coast to Cane Bay. You will
find food and drink vendors all along the parades path in Cane Bay along
with vendors selling local arts and crafts. Be sure to try some of the
The next Mardi Croix is
March 1, 2014.
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photo below for larger versions.
The party's just getting started!
Vendor and visitors on the beach
Fun at Cane Bay Beach
Cane Bay before the parade starts
Check out the Bozo Beads!
Everyone wants to get in on the fun.
Grand matriarch Leona Smith
Central High JROTC.
Is that thunder I hear?
Plenty drinks to be had at
Off the Wall!
Krewe de Croix
Cane Bay Dive Shop
Diving for beads!
Pirates cooling down the crowd
with water canons.
A couple of gals just
enjoying the parade...
Chillin' on Cane Bay Beach
us your best shot...
we will include it on our website!