As St Lucia is a predominantly Catholic nation, Christmas is of course one of the island’s most celebrated events. Christmas carols start being heard on the radio around mid-November and from then on it’s full steam ahead in most households as everyone prepares for the festivities. The main towns are decorated and there is […]
The month of October is a special month for St Lucians, who celebrate Creole Heritage Month, Jounen Kweyol and Oktoberfest en Kweyol throughout the island.
A lovely traditional event that is held every year in St Lucia is the Rose Festival – “Fet la Woz” in Kwéyòl – which takes place on 30th August. In St Lucia’s cultural traditions there are two singing ‘societies’ – the Roses and the Marguerites – dedicated to singing the praises of their respective flowers. […]