Premier's Office
International Affairs Secretariat
Regional Affairs
Release Date:
Thursday, 13 October 2022 - 4:21pm

The 50th anniversary of the British Virgin Islands/United States Virgin Islands Friendship Day celebrations will be held on Saturday, October 22 at the Cyril B. Romney Tortola Pier Park at 10:00 a.m. under the theme “Our Golden Jubilee: A Resilient Bond of Friendship.” 

The public is invited to attend the day's event dressed in Territorial wear. The celebration will showcase various aspects of Virgin Islands’ culture including food, drinks, music, poetry, demonstrations and displays. 

Persons from the Sister Islands who wish to attend must register with their respective District Officer between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. 

Anegada-Ms. Shirley Vanterpool - 368-9712

Virgin Gorda - Mrs. Monel Nickie - 341-8686

Jost van Dyke - Mrs. Carmen Blyden - 468-9013

The closing date for registration is Tuesday, October 18 at noon. 


Department of Information and Public Relations (GIS)

354 James Walter Francis Drive
RJT Edifice Building, 5th Floor
Road Town, TORTOLA VG1110

Tel: 284 468 2730
Fax: 284 468 2750
Email: gis@gov.vg