Calendar of activities for 2023 in Antigua and Barbuda

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The Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority felt excited to host a series of events and activities in 2023 and said, “As we prepare for the sun to set in the year 2022, we invite you to join us in warm, sunny Antigua and Barbuda in 2023, for an exciting host of events and activities.” The Authority also shared a calendar of activities for 2023. 

The Destination Calendar of Events 2023 of Antigua and Barbuda is as follows:


Antigua and Barbuda Wellness Month
Antigua Yacht Club Round the Race Island Tour: 15th January
Talisker Whisky Atlantic Rowing Challenge (rowers begin arriving in January)
Jolly Harbour Valentine’s Regatta: 10th – 12th February
Antigua 360: 17th February
Royal Oceanic Race Club (RORC) Caribbean 600 Race: 20th – 24th February
12th Superyacht Challenge: 6th – 12th March
Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta: 29th March – 2nd April
Oyster Regttca: 5th – 8th April
Antigua and Barbuda International Kite Festival: 10th April
Antigua and Barbuda Art Week: 7th – 23rd April
Peters & May Round Antigua Race: 29th April
Antigua Sailing Week: 30th April – 5th May
Dockyard Day: 6th May 
Antigua and Barbuda Restaurant Week: 7th May – 21st May 
Antigua to Bermuda Race: 9th May 
Mikie Pigott Jr. Memorial Classic: 26th May 
The 55th Antigua Sportsfishing Tournament: 27th – 28th May 
Run in Paradise: 28th May 
Barbuda’s Caribana: 29th May – 2nd June 
Antigua and Barbuda Romance Month 
2023 Optimist North American Championships (Optinam): 2nd – 9th July 
Antigua’s Carnival Celebrations: The Caribbean’s Greatest Summer Festival: 29th July – 8th August 
Carnival Monday: 7th August 
Carnival Tuesday: 8th August 
Urlings Seafood Festival: 13th August 
The Piango Festival: 19th – 20th August 
Francis Nunes Jr. Memorial Fishing Tournament and Seafood Festival: 23rd September 
Antigua and Barbuda’s 42nd Anniversary of Independence Celebrations begin 
Antigua and Barbuda’s Independence Day: 1st November 
Independence Food Fair: 1st November 
The Best in the West Fishing Tournament: 4th November 
Gemonites Moods of Pan Festival: 24th – 26th November 
Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Week 
Antigua Charter Yacht Show: 4th to 9th December 
Ana’s Restaurant and Art Gallery Christmas Souk 
Nelson’s Dockyard Christmas Day Party: 25th December 
Nelson’s Dockyard Old Year’s Night Party: 31st December