In this NCAA Division 1 pre-season college basketball tournament, eight of the USA's top men's teams battle to become the champion: Villanova, Arizona, Purdue, NC State, Tennessee, SMU, Western Kentucky, and Northern Iowa.
Battle 4 Atlantis
Organization / Contact:
(888) 877-7525, (954) 809-2100
Atlantis Paradise Island Resort
Paradise Beach Drive
21 - 23 Feb
High schools from throughout the Bahamas Family of Islands will compete in a three day basketball tournament. There will be dribbling, and dunking on the baskeball court between male and female teams.
The Bahamas will host the Games for the eighth time since it was started by the Caribbean Free Trade Association (CARIFTA) in 1972.
11 - 14 May
The ultimate KIDS rugby event in The Bahamas. Visiting teams flock from Cayman, USA, Bermuda, and Nassau for this super weekend of everything "rugby" that youth players will want to experience - dubbed THE CARIBBEAN's BEST YOUTH RUGBY FESTIVAL.
17 - 19 May
This tournament is held annually in the settlement of Red Bays. The person who catches the most fish will be declared the winner. Lots of home cooked dishes will be on sale, accompanied by live Rake and Scrape music and a DJ.
First introduced in 1988, this annual festival is a celebration of the tradition of pineapple farming in Eleuthera, and honors the pineapple farmers for their outstanding contributions to the community.