USVI Soccer Association to Host Inter-Island Grassroots Festival on Dec. 15

The USVISA Soccer Association (USVISA) will be offering children across the territory the opportunity to learn basic soccer skills and develop a greater love for the game. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 15, at the Lionel Roberts Stadium, it will host an Inter-Island Grassroots Soccer Festival.

There will be coaches teaching fundamental skills and drills. The event will also feature bounce houses, giftbags, refreshments and entertainment. There is no cost to participate. This family-friendly festival is part of USVISA’s ambitions to create a talent pool for years to come. Sports are an essential part of a healthy community and can help children develop a strong sense of self-esteem, ambition, confidence and leadership skills. Skills that are required for success in all facets of life.

For more information, contact the USVI Soccer Association at 719-9707 or email