Cultural Events

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Tour De Tinian

Join this grueling 100km bike race that takes you around the historic sights of Tinian. The Tour De Tinian coincides with the San Jose Fiesta, the largest annual religious festival in Tinian, so participants are in for a nice feast after completing this strenuous race.

For more information, please contact the MVA Tinian office at +1-670-433-9365 or email

21st Annual Taste of the Marianas

The 21st Annual Taste of the Marianas International Food Festival and Beer Garden will kick off on May 4, and continue every Saturday in May. This signature event has become a must-see for all visitors and residents and will feature various local and international cuisine, live entertainment, nightly competitions, and more. A top chef competition will feature chefs from all major resort hotels in The Marianas and the winner will be crowned the “Top Chef of The Marianas.” Join one of the largest events in The Marianas and spread the word!

P.S. Come hungry because there are tons of delicious foods offered at low prices and ALL must be tasted.

For more information, please contact the MVA at +1-670-664-3200.

Liberation Memorials& Festivities

After World War II was over community leader Agueda Iglesias Johnston convinced US military leaders on Guam to support a celebration to commemorate the Liberation of the island from the Japanese.

Konqer Saipan

Climb, crawl and sprint in KONQER Saipan. The ultimate obstacle course of the Pacific returns to The Marianas. Patterned after the famous Japanese and American ”Ninja Warrior” TV shows, KONQER Saipan inspires individuals to challenge themselves to overcoming the some of the most difficult obstacles. If it is too challenging for you alone, individuals are welcome to form teams to further enhance their ability to tackle the hurdles to reach the finish line through team effort. Gather up and put your agility, stamina, and strength to the test and feel good about yourself crossing that finish line. When all is said and done, you will become a true “KONQER”.

Visit for details on obstacles and race 
information. Flame Tree Festival April 11-14

30th Tagaman Triathlon

The Tagaman Triathlon will be holding its 30th Anniversary on Saturday, March 30, 2019. The event will feature a 2KM Swim, 60KM Bike and a 15KM Run. Starting at the Minachom Atdao (Kilili Beach). The event is an MVA sponsored event coordinated by the TRAC. For more information, please contact Triathlon Association of the CNMI at or visit

Cocos Crossing

Experience the beauty of Cocos Lagoon and the exhilaration of an open ocean swim wrapped in the warmth of Guam’s legendary hospitality.

14 th Annual Saipan Marathon

The Marianas Visitors Authority will be its staging its 2019 Festival of Runs which includes the14th Saipan Full Marathon, 38th Half Marathon and the 33nd 10K Fun Run on Saturday, March 9, 2019. The AIMS and IAAF certified Saipan Marathon will take place at famous Micro Beach in Garapan.

The Saipan Marathon runs will start at 4:30 a.m. followed by the Half Marathon at 5:30 a.m. and the 10K Fun Run at 6:00 a.m. All runs will take you along some of Saipan’s most scenic roadways, with stunning views of the azure blue Saipan lagoon, along the popular Beach Road Pathway, and back to the start and end point at Micro Beach and American Memorial Park. Good health is important for every living individual and experts agree that running is one of the best ways to maintain proper health. Come join us in this magnificent event featuring the beautiful nature and scenery that Saipan has to offer!