The SCDF hereby informs the general public that the Government of St. Maarten has decided to postpone Carnival 2020 in response to the rapid spreading of the COVID-19 Pandemic.

The foundation was informed of this in a meeting called by Government on Thursday, March 12 and agrees that public safety comes first.

The SCDF will issue a series of notices to the public and all Carnival stakeholders in the coming days. Please monitor the media for updates.