Vincy Mas tends to live up to its title as “The Hottest Carnival in the Caribbean” with a mixture of tradition, innovation and organic social activities. It is all about who you lime with in St. Vincent—that is the big deciding factor on what your experience will be like. Sure, fun can still be had as a complete stranger to this island. However, if you want to really experience the activities that happen around the 12,000-square-kilometer island during Carnival, it’s advised you make some friends. Here’s a rundown of some of the must-experience activities in St. Vincent during Vincy Mas, which officially kicks off this year on June 26th before culminating on July 7th.