Postal Services to issue Regatta 10-stamp sets

PHILIPSBURG–Postal Services St. Maarten N.V. will issue its first-ever set of postage stamps to mark the annual St. Maarten Heineken Regatta. The issue period for the stamp for the 37th St. Maarten Heineken Regatta will begin on January 16 and end on March 31.

The numbered series comprises 10 stamps showcasing Regatta scenes that tie into the event’s “Serious Fun” theme. The stamps offer a snapshot of the Heineken Regatta’s star-studded parties and boat races.

The stamp set, priced at US $10 each, is the perfect gift item for collectors or for St. Maarten Heineken Regatta fans. The stamp sets will be available online via and locally at Shipwreck Shops, the Post Office and the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta Office next to the Simpson Bay bridge.

Source: The Daily Herald