Dear Valued Customers and Suppliers,
As we gather to celebrate the season of gratitude, we at Love City Car Ferries, Inc. are reminded of the profound truth that "gratitude turns what you have into enough." In this spirit, we extend our warmest wishes to you and your loved ones for a Happy Thanksgiving.
This is a time to reflect on the blessings we share, the journeys we've taken together, and the trust you've placed in us. We are grateful for the relationships we've built and the opportunities to serve you.
May your Thanksgiving be filled with joy, laughter, and the warmth of cherished moments with family and friends. As we express our gratitude, we also want to convey our appreciation for the collaborative spirit and support you've shown Love City Car Ferries, Inc.
Thank you for being an integral part of our journey. Wishing you a Thanksgiving overflowing with love, abundance, and the simple joys that make life truly meaningful.
With heartfelt appreciation,
Love City Car Ferries, Inc Team
The office will be closed on Thanksgiving Day but will reopen on Friday, November 24th, 2023. Our November 2nd, 2023 schedule remains in effect, except on Thanksgiving Day. See below for our Thanksgiving Day schedule.
Happy Labor Day 2023: See Schedule Below
Dear Valued Customers of Love City Car Ferries, Inc,
Happy Labor Day!
As we celebrate this day of hard work and dedication, we want to extend our warmest wishes to all of you who choose to ride with Love City Car Ferries, Inc. Your support means the world to us, and we are truly grateful for your continued patronage.
Please be informed that on this Labor Day, Monday, September 4th, 2023, only the M/V Grand Vic will be operational. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your understanding as we strive to provide you with the best possible service.
We hope you have a fantastic Labor Day filled with relaxation, fun, and quality time with loved ones. Thank you for choosing Love City Car Ferries, Inc, and we look forward to serving you on board the M/V Grand Vic.
Love City Car Ferries, Inc Team
Celebrate Memorial Day with Us: Honoring Those Who Served
Dear Valued Customers,
As Memorial Day approaches, we would like to take a moment to extend our warmest wishes to you and your loved ones. This special day holds great significance as we come together to remember and honor the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving in the United States Armed Forces.
Memorial Day is a time for reflection, gratitude, and remembrance. It is a day to pay tribute to the selfless individuals who dedicated their lives to protecting our freedom and upholding the values we hold dear. It is a solemn reminder of the sacrifices made by our service members and their families, who have endured immense hardships to safeguard our nation's security and preserve our way of life.
At Love City Car Ferries, Inc, we recognize the importance of Memorial Day and express our deep gratitude to those who have served and continue to serve. We stand united in honoring their bravery, resilience, and unwavering commitment to our country.
On this Memorial Day, as we enjoy the company of family and friends, let us also take a moment to pause and reflect on the true meaning of this day. It is an opportunity to visit memorials, participate in commemorative ceremonies, or simply express our gratitude through acts of kindness and support to veterans, active-duty service members, and their families.
As a token of our appreciation, on Memorial Day, Monday, May 29, 2023, we would like to offer complimentary service to all Veterans and $5.00 discount to all Vic Sea Miles Club customers. It is our small way of saying thank you and showing our support for the military community that has given so much to us all.
May this Memorial Day be a time of reflection, unity, and remembrance. Let us honor the fallen, cherish the memories of our heroes, and embrace the freedoms they fought to preserve.
From all of us at Love City Car Ferries, Inc., we wish you and your families a safe, memorable, and meaningful Memorial Day.
Love City Car Ferries, Inc.
*Veterans - please provide your ID to the cashier in order to receive the benefit.
*Vic Sea Miles club customers please provide your number and sign the ticket.
Transfer Day, March 31, 1917
Transfer Day is a historic event that took place on March 31, 1917, marking the transfer of the U.S. Virgin Islands from Danish to American ownership. The transfer was the result of negotiations between the United States and Denmark, which began in 1915 and culminated in the 1916 Treaty of the Danish West Indies.
The transfer was completed for $25,000,000 in gold. It was a significant event in the history of the U.S. Virgin Islands, which had been under Danish rule for over 250 years. During this time, the islands had been used primarily as a trading post and as a source of agricultural products such as sugar, cotton, and tobacco. The economy of the islands was heavily dependent on the export of these products, which were produced by enslaved Africans and later by indentured laborers from other countries.
The transfer of the U.S. Virgin Islands to American ownership brought with it a number of changes, both positive and negative. On the one hand, the transfer brought the islands under the protection of the United States, which was seen as a positive development given the instability of the Caribbean region at the time. The transfer also brought with it significant investment in the islands' infrastructure, including the construction of roads, schools, and hospitals.
However, the transfer also had negative consequences. One of the most significant was the impact on the islands' economy. Under American ownership, the islands were forced to shift away from their traditional agricultural products and toward new industries such as tourism and manufacturing. This shift was difficult and led to a significant decline in the islands' agricultural sector, which had been the backbone of the economy for centuries.
Another negative consequence of the transfer was the impact on the islands' culture and identity. Under Danish rule, the islands had developed a unique culture that was distinct from that of other Caribbean islands. However, under American ownership, this culture was threatened as the islands were forced to adopt American values and traditions. This led to a loss of cultural identity that has persisted to this day.
Despite these challenges, the U.S. Virgin Islands have managed to thrive in the years since the transfer. Today, the islands are a popular tourist destination, known for their beautiful beaches, clear waters, and vibrant culture. The islands are also home to a number of important historical sites, including the Christiansted National Historic Site, which preserves the island's Danish colonial heritage.
In conclusion, Transfer Day was a significant event in the history of the U.S. Virgin Islands, marking the transition from Danish to American ownership. While the transfer brought with it a number of challenges, the islands have managed to thrive in the years since, becoming a popular tourist destination and preserving their unique cultural heritage and identity. Today, the U.S. Virgin Islands continue to be an important part of the Caribbean region and a vital part of American history.
Celebrate President Day with a getaway on our car ferry! This holiday, take advantage of our special sale and save on your next trip. Whether you're commuting or exploring, our ferry offers a comfortable and convenient way to travel. Book now and enjoy a memorable journey at a great price. Use promo code PRESFERRY at checkout for your discount. Discount code is valid between 2/20/2023 to 2/27/2023.