September 16, 2008 (National Heroes Day)
A public holiday.
September 19, 2008 (Independence Day)
A Public Holiday – St. Kitts – Nevis gained independence from Britain in 1983. Military Parade at Grove Park. Independence Race Meet – Horse Racing is held at the Indian Castle Race Track and staged by the Nevis Turf and Jockey Club. First race is at 2:00 p.m. Sideshow includes musical entertainment and Pari-mutuel betting. More information can be obtained from the Nevis Equestrian Centre or by emailing John Guilbert, or by calling 869.469.5786.
September 20, 2008
Independence Road Run ““ Sponsored by The Nevis Cycle & Triathlon Club