Adam “Adam O” O’Neal, lead singer of the Cool Breeze Band, puts on a winning performance in the Jumpy segment of the 2018 Soca Party Monarch Competition in the Crucian Christmas Festival Village on St. Croix.

ST. CROIX — One of the highly anticipated events of this year’s Crucian Christmas Festival is the Soca Party Monarch Competition, which draws thousands to Festival Village to see who is crowned Soca champion.

Doors open at 6 p.m. Sunday at Starlights nightclub in La Grande Princesse for the preliminary showcase.