Festive Week Programme

Join us for a week filled with magical celebrations at Carlisle Bay! From parties to family time, we have it all for you to experience an unforgettable Christmas in the Caribbean! For more information about the Festive Season in Carlisle Bay, check out our brochure here

Tuesday 21st December:
Manager’s Cocktail Party @ Beach Front
Meet our Management Team and mingle with other guests to  kick of our Festive Season at Carlisle Bay! Complimentary Drinks and Canapes will be served whilst accompanied by the sounds  of Gavin Francis.

Wednesday 22nd December:
12.30-14.30
- Beach BBQ Day
BBQ on the beach, with live Steelpan Band. Beach games, followed by a Beach Volleyball Tournament with our Watersports Team.
18.00-20.00Bay Boutique Fashion Show and Market Stands @ Pavilion Lobby
Showcasing our Bay Boutique Fashions, Mini CARA Spa Treatments and Local art & craft vendors at the Pavilion Lobby whilst sipping on cocktails accompanied by our very own DJ Shastri.

Thursday 23rd December:
11.30-12.30
- Kids Pizza Making Class
Get the little ones to learn to how prepare their dough, add their toppings and make their very own pizza! @ OTTIMO!
18.00-19.00- Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony @ Pavilion Lobby
Join us to celebrate our Coconut Tree Lighting Ceremony. With Duke Goodwin on the Piano and Antigua’s National Youth Choir performing. Complimentary cocktails & canapes with Kids Cocktail Masterclass at the bar.
19.00-21.00- Festive BBQ Dinner at Coconut Grove. Live entertainment.

Friday 24th December:
14.00-15.00- Caribbean Rum Tasting Masterclass
Come on a rum journey with our in-house expert, Jason Athill! Taste and learn about the history of rum across the various islands. Complimentary, sign up at Front Office by 6pm day prior (min/max numbers apply).
18.00-19.00- ANU Drum & Dance
ANU Drum and Dance perform at Indigo on the Pavilion Lobby.
19.00-21.00- Grand Christmas Eve Dinner at Indigo on the Beach.
Live Entertainment.
20.30- Christmas Poolside Movie Night
Popcorn? Check! Candy? Check! Christmas Movies playing on the big screen? Check!

Saturday 25th December - Merry Christmas!
08.00-14.00- Ultimate Christmas Brunch
Enjoy a lazy brunch at Indigo on the Beach and get ready for Santa’s arrival.
11.00- Santa Claus Lands at Coconut Grove!
Welcome Santa Claus to Carlisle Bay and join us for festive celebrations including, face painting, music, beach games and a Santa snow cone station!
17.30-18.30- Cheese and Wine Pairing
After all of the day’s festivities, relax in the Pavilion with our Wine Steward and Executive Head Chef for a cheese and wine pairing treat.
18.00-21.00- Traditional Christmas Dinner
Served at Indigo on the Beach, with live entertainment.

Sunday 26th December:
12.30-14.30
- Beach BBQ Day
BBQ on the beach, with live Steelpan Band. Beach games, followed by a Beach Volleyball Tournament. It’s Guests vs. Team Carlisle Bay!
17.00-18.00 Sundown Cocktail Masterclass at the Jetty Bar
Learn to make your very own ‘Old Fashioned Rum Punch’ with our Bar Team, just in time for sunset. Complimentary, sign up at Front Office by 6pm day prior (min/max numbers apply)
19.00-21.00- Firepit Evening at Jetty Bar & Grill (Adults Only)
Lounge under the stars joined by the soulful sounds of singer Arlen Seaton, accompanied by acoustic guitarist Carlos Bridges.