Bonaire’s Calendar of Events

The Bonaire Calendar of Events provides a listing of upcoming events.

 

Things to do in February, 2017

24 School Parade, Elderly Parade, and Teener Parade

25-26 Grand Karnaval Parade (Rincon & Kralendijk)

26 Hiking in Washington Park with STINAPA

27 Karnaval Monday (legal holiday)

27 Final Kids Parade and Maskarade Party

28 Final Adults Parade with the Burning of King Momo


Things to do in March, 2017

4 Nos Zjilea Cultural Market at Mangazina di Rei Cultural Park & Learning Centre

6 Reef Fish Identification (Lecture #1 of 4) at CIEE

10-11 Bon Doet Weekend of Volunteering

11 Antillean Wine & Food Company’s Monthly Wine Tasting

12 Washington Park Hike:  Full Moon on the Lagadishi Trail

12 15th Annual Special Olympics Walk-a-Thon

13 Reef Fish Identification (Lecture #2 of 4) at CIEE

20 Reef Fish Identification (Lecture #3 of 4) at CIEE

25 Birdwatching with STINAPA

27 Reef Fish Identification (Lecture #4 of 4) at CIEE


Things to do in April 2017

Antillean Wine & Food Company’s Monthly Wine Tasting

14 Good Friday (legal holiday)

16 Easter Sunday (legal holiday)

16 Ride, Swim, & Walk For the Roses Fundraising Event for Cancer Research

17 Easter Monday (legal holiday)

22 Birdwatching with STINAPA

27 King’s Day (legal holiday)

30 Rincon Day


Things to do in May 2017

Traditional Simadan

1 Labor Day (legal holiday)

13 Antillean Wine & Food Company’s Monthly Wine Tasting

25 Ascension Thursday (legal holiday)

27-28 Kitemanera Kiting Event

27 Taste of Bonaire


Things to do in June 2017

4 Open House in Washington Slagbaai National Park

10 Antillean Wine & Food Company’s Monthly Wine Tasting

17-21 Defi Wind Caribbean Windsurfing and Kiting Event

24 Taste of Bonaire


Things to do in July 2017

Antillean Wine & Food Company’s Monthly Wine Tasting

11-13 Caribbean Wind & Sun’s Windsurf Kids Camp

18-20 Caribbean Wind & Sun’s Windsurf Kids Camp

25-27 Caribbean Wind & Sun’s Windsurf Kids Camp

29 Taste of Bonaire


Things to do in August 2017

1-3 Caribbean Wind & Sun’s Windsurf Kids Camp

8-10 Caribbean Wind & Sun’s Windsurf Kids Camp

12 Antillean Wine & Food Company’s Monthly Wine Tasting

22-25 Caribbean Wind & Sun’s Windsurf Kids Camp

26 Taste of Bonaire

29-31 Caribbean Wind & Sun’s Windsurf Kids Camp


Things to do in September, 2017

6 Bonaire Day (legal holiday)

11 Antillean Wine & Food Company’s Monthly Wine Tasting

30 Taste of Bonaire


Things to do in October, 2017

11 Annual Bonaire Sailing Regatta

14 Antillean Wine & Food Company’s Monthly Wine Tasting


Things to do in November, 2017

4 Taste of Bonaire Wellness, Wilhelmina Park

11 Antillean Wine & Food Company’s Monthly Wine Tasting


Things to do in December, 2017

5 Sinterklaas Birthday Celebration

Antillean Wine & Food Company’s Monthly Wine Tasting

15 Kingdom Day (governmental offices and some private businesses closed)

16 Bonaire Christmas Shopping Night, Kaya Grandi and Wilhelmina Park

25 Christmas Day (legal holiday)

26 Boxing Day (legal holiday)

31 New Year’s Eve–fireworks over Bonaire


Things to do in January, 2018

1 New Year’s Day (legal holiday)

27 Annual Lora (Parrot) Roost Count, hosted by Echo Foundation and STINAPA