When to Go

  • Mar Help locals paint the island even greener during St Patrick’s Week (March 10 to 17), which celebrates Montserrat’s Irish heritage.
  • Jul–Nov Hurricane season, although storms can disrupt transport to and from the island at any time. Runners cans sweat it out during the Volcano Half Marathon in November.
  • Dec The Montserrat Festival, the local version of Carnival, runs from Christmas to New Year.