Come and experience the chance to be a part of an amazing cause, to save and support the island of Abaco’s six National Parks. The event is being held at the beautiful Abaco Beach Resort Marque, where many unique and fine Bahamian creations are on display. Highlights of this year’s event will be a host of Bahamian artists and artisans, a silent auction, a Bahamian Heritage Lecture Series, and live entertainment.
Arts for the Parks
Organization / Contact:
Bahamas National Trust (Abaco)
Abaco Beach Resort & Boat Harbour
Marsh Harbour The Abacos
A wide variety of Exuma-made crafts such as shell, sand and fish scale jewelry, intricate conch shell carvings, paintings, straw products and lots more. All items are on sale.
This event will also feature a Junkanoo rush-out battle of the High School Bands between Central Eleuthera and Preston Albury High School Bands, and the guest speaker will be Rev. Bishop William Thompson.
This biweekly market showcases a wide range of 'true true' Bahamian handmade products for sale, including straw items, jewelry, paintings, ceramics, music, clothing, pet wares, local fruit popsicles and drinks, and so much more!
The local people get the opportunity to interact with the winter residents during this time. The highlights of this event are our culture inclusive of Bahamian food and music, native fashion show, and junkanoo. Vendors will be displaying authentically Bahamian crafts that they have made.