Carnival Troupe

The UVI Carnival Committee invites all students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends to join us for ...

UVI Tropical Bucchanal Carnival 2014

Members of the UVI community as well as the general public are invited to join the UVI 2014 Carnival troupe to participate in the St. Thomas Carnival's Adults Parade, which is scheduled to take place on Saturday, May 3rd, 2014. This year, the UVI Carnival Committee has selected the theme: “THE BIGGEST FETE EVER SEEN! UVI Tropical Bucchanal Carnival 2014” 

UVI Steel Ensemble to perform in 2014 Carnival Parades

Registration and Payments:

At this present time, there are applications for pickup by all interested persons at the Student Activities Center on UVI's St. Thomas Upper Campus. All applications must be accompanied by a non-refundable application fee of $25.00. The official deadline for all applications is April 21st and the final payment for all costumes must be made by April 30th. All payments should be made to Ms. Paulette Stevens located in the Marine Sciences Building (MSC-215) or Mr. Leon Lafond in the Student Activities Office.   

Cost for Costumes

  • UVI Female students/faculty/staff: $150 (plus application fee)
  • UVI Male students/faculty/staff: $125 (plus application fee)
  • Non-UVI participants: $175 (plus application fee) 

Please note the price does not include costs for boots/shoes.

Carnival t-shirts are now available at the UVI Bookstores.

If there are any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact Ms. Paulette Stevens ( at (340) 693-1397, or Mr. Lafond ( in the Student Activities Office at (340) 693-1640.