With big names like Wynton Marsalis and Santana, John Legend, George Benson, and Stanley
Jordan, the St Lucian Jazz festival maintains its popularity with international music fans. Spread over
a ten day period, concerts are held day and night around the island. The St Lucian Jazz Festival
culminates with open air, centre stage performances at Pigeon Island National Landmark; Home of
St Lucia Jazz, pigeon Islands is one of the Caribbean’s most historic landmarks and serves as the
ideal venue for the Saint Lucia Jazz main stage event dubbed “Amidst the Ruins”. In Soufriere,
Sulphur Jazz is held within the Sulphur Springs Park , the world’s only drive in volcano.
This two day gold tournament is held at the St Lucian Golf and Country Club. It is open to all
amateurs and is popular with Caribbean golfers. The OECS (organization of Eastern Caribbean
State) team is selected at this event. This tea goes on to play at the Caribbean championships. This
is the handicap match with prizes for gross and net scores. This event takes place on the first
weekend after Easter.
This 18-hole charity tournament is held during the Jazz Festival week. After the competition, golfers
can enjoy Jazz on the Green, a special reception set to jazz music. Open to all, participants
purchase an entry ticket. All proceeds are donated to charity. The Desmond Skeete memorial
tournament is held in honour of the late Desmond Skeete, former Chairman of the St Lucia Tourist