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USVIHTA Introduces Coupons VI App for Local Offers and Promotions

VI Coupons offers visitors and locals alike the ability to enjoy savings across the islands. Download the app and select “get all” to receive the most current updates automatically as well as daily notifications of 50% off or greater. Download the Virgin Islands Coupon App for the quickest way to gain access to all of the best deals in the Virgin Islands. • Receive updated offers immediately • Never have to carry printed coupons again • Notifications when in proximity to a business • Last minute specials Receive mobile offers from Adventure, Activities, Restaurants, Shops and more…    

The Heavily Anticipated Annual King of the Wing Contest set for June 6th, 2015 at Magens Bay, St. Thomas

The Heavily Anticipated Annual King of the Wing Contest set for June 6th, 2015 at Magens Bay, St. Thomas. Sponsored by Coors Light and Captain Morgan White Rum and produced by Alpine Securities, King of the Wing is entering its 6th year with all proceeds benefiting the Nana Baby Home. Mark your calendars! The 6th annual King of the Wing contest will take place on Saturday, June 6th, 2015 on the breathtaking shores of Magens Bay beach in St. Thomas. Nearly 40 teams consisting of the top local restaurants, businesses, organizations and chicken wing connoisseurs will set up their grills…

Coral World Ocean Park Celebrates Love with NEW Dive Wedding and Vow Renewal Packages

Seeking to enhance its adventure wedding experiences, Coral World Ocean Park has launched its new “Take the Plunge” dive wedding and vow renewal adventures aimed at couples wanting to combine their love for each other with their love of the ocean. The new packages give experienced and novice divers the opportunity to exchange their vows underwater. No certification required and our professional dive team will make it easy, comfortable, and safe for everyone.  The ceremonies take place 20 feet below the surface, along Coral World’s underwater trail surrounded by beautiful tropical fish. The Snuba “Take the Plunge” wedding is available…

2015 Super Bowl Beach Tailgate Party at Bolongo Bay Beach Resort

Kick Off February with a 2015 Super Bowl Beach Tailgate Party at Bolongo Bay Beach Resort   Huddle in the Caribbean to soak in the sun with toes in the sand and watch the most-viewed television event of the season. Football fans can enjoy Super Bowl XLIX with a free night, all-you-can-eat tailgate buffet with game-time favorites and more atBolongo Bay Beach Resort. Known as the Caribbean’s most entertaining beach resort, Bolongo Bay has been bringing the Super Bowl excitement to the sands of St. Thomas for more than a decade. Watch the big game—and, of course, the commercials—at this…

USVI Culinary Team Heads to Miami for Taste of the Caribbean

The USVI Culinary Team is headed to Florida today for the most exciting Caribbean culinary competition of the year – the Taste of the Caribbean. The competition will take place at the Hyatt Regency in Miami June 28 through July 2. Only the elite are selected to represent their respective countries at this competition, and we are proud to be sending along the best chefs in the territory! The 2014 USVI Culinary Team is comprised of: Marco Sanchez, team captain and executive sous chef at the Marriott Frenchman’s Reef Resort; Taj Siwatu, owner and chef at Buddha Sushi Bar; Ryan…

2014 US Virgin Islands Destination Symposium – Change your Latitude

  We at the USVI Hotel and Tourism Association are excited about our upcoming 21st Annual Destination Symposium on June 16-20 at the Marriott Frenchman’s Reef. This year we are celebrating with the theme “Change Your Latitude” in hopes that our wholesalers will be able to sit back, relax, and enjoy our beautiful tropical locale. Representatives from several of the top travel companies are gathering for the five-day conference to meet with on-island travel partners and to discuss new products, review current products, and more. Not only does the Symposium allow wholesalers to learn more about what we offer, but…