About - The Experience
Actress Taraji P. Henson and Terry Donovan, Founder and Producer of Summer Sizzle BVI.
WELCOME TO SUMMER SIZZLE BVI
THE ULTIMATE SUMMER EXPERIENCE
FASHION + MUSIC + ART
Summer Sizzle BVI is the Caribbean’s premier fashion and lifestyle event held annually in the British Virgin Islands. The 12th consecutive affair is scheduled for July 22 – 27, 2020. It is a highly anticipated event, attracting fashion and travel influencers, press, celebrities, entertainers, leisure tourists and water sports enthusiasts. With this beautiful tropical venue serving as a backdrop, they all come eager to experience this spectacular event.
Activities over the four event days, include fashion shows, festive parties, delightful cuisine, fabulous entertainment and a chartered sailing excursion. For the novelty seeker, there are opportunities for land and sea adventures. The experience is enhanced and complimented by the inclusion of educational workshops, focused on the business elements of fashion, beauty, photography, health and wellness, as well as youth empowerment.
The Global Glamour Runway Show is the highlight of the experience, showcasing world renowned fashion designers, as well as emerging talent. Due to the overwhelming success of the event over the past 11 years, Summer Sizzle BVI has become a staple on the BVI Tourism calendar.
Over the years the event has attracted celebrities, fashion and travel influencers such as Taraji P. Henson, Nigel Barker, Eva Marcille, Tanika Ray and Cornelius Smith Jr, Claire Sulmers.
Summer Sizzle BVI was established in 2007 by Executive Producer, Terry Donovan, as a fashion and lifestyle experience intended to promote BVI and attract visitors during the slower off-peak season. Inspired in part, by New York Fashion Week, his vision has evolved into a fashion filled intimate setting with an international flair that attracts fashion industry professionals and leisure travelers from around the world each year.