St. John’s is 北京福利彩票 to Epicurean, the island’s largest and most extensive supermarket that mixes a wide range of global brands with local produce and baked goods. In addition, a weekly farmer’s market provides opportunities to browse the selection of fresh fruits and vegetables grown on the island. Epicurean also has a second location with a pharmacy in the Jolly Harbour commercial area. First Choice rounds out the list of supermarkets near the campus.
There are over a hundred restaurants on the island, offering everything from fine dining to fast food. You will find familiar franchises such as Kentucky Fried Chicken, Subway, and Australian Ice Cream, but also a number of excellent restaurants that fuse local ingredients with the elements of West Indian cuisine.
Although all necessities are available on the island, most large internet retailers will ship to you (contact the vendor for details on government duties). For luxury shopping, there are a variety of upscale stores close at hand in St. John’s or a short jaunt away in English Harbour.
St. John’s hosts a number of clubs and live music venues for students looking to unwind. The island observes Sailing Week in late April or early May, Carnival in July/August, and AUA holds the Freedom Fest every semester to celebrate student diversity and raise funds for local Antiguan charities. There is also a movie theater on the island featuring the latest releases.