The fair opens at noon on Saturday and runs until midnight with music throughout the evening, including performances by Geno D, Sammy Star, Rick Carey, Dyson Knight, Spank Band, Rhythm Band, Sonovia Pierre, Osano Neely and Funky D. Both the Royal Bahamas Police Band and Royal Bahamas Defence Force Band will perform with the Defence Force expecting to share a musical tribute to Sir Sidney Poitier that they wrote for his recent 92nd birthday.
This annual charity event, the first of its kind for local maritime sport, benefits the Bahamas National Trust. It initially started in 2016 with 26 participating boats and has now grown to over 70 boats.
Hundreds of boating enthusiasts — personal boat owners, commercial boat charters, engineers and mechanics, captains, and beach-goers — ride in a convoy of powerboats departing from Nassau Harbour (New Providence) and traveling to the northern islands of Eleuthera.
This event is organised and sponsored by Blessing Others Charity Group and activities include: Mini Junkanoo rush-out, stories about the history of Eleuthera, authentically Bahamian crafts, Bahamian and jazz music, music from Hatchet Bay Community Youth Marching Band, Bahamian unleaded and leaded drinks, native dishes, ring play, candy hunt, bouncing castle, and face painting for the kids.
In an effort to resolve the issue of Marine Debris, the Ocean Conservancy initiated the International Coastal Cleanup.
The cleanup event, focuses on collecting data on trash collected to find the source of marine debris.
This event takes place every year, the 3rd Saturday in September.
This two-week exhibition, organized by Viva Physio & Wellness, is a collaboration of art and social awareness for the network of people who give their time, love, and energy to those undergoing treatment for or having succumbed to Breast Cancer.
This event is organized by CIBC First Caribbean Bank and proceeds will assist cancer care organizations with their efforts to create awareness, provide education, research advocacy, prevention, care and a cure for cancer.
Ride for Hope designated focus is cancer and it was established for the purpose of raising money to support initiatives related to health, wellness and human development in The Bahamas. The organization flagship fundraiser is "The Ride for Hope" - now a twelve year old bike-a-thon. The event includes a weekend full of events, riding, music and great weather. Without exception, every dollar raised by participants are applied to program support.
A five(5) mile Fun Run/Walk will be held starting at the cork tree in James Cistern to the Governor's Harbour International Airport runway and back. Proceeds will go towards community initiatives, including life-saving medical equipment for local clinics, repairs and upgrades to local clinics, assisting cancer patients, healthy lifestyle promotions, through health seminars, nutritional counselling and fitness training. This event is sponsored by Pineapple Fields, J.C.Suites and J.C.Discount Superstores. Registration fee is $20 and a t-shirt is included. Invest in your future.
This weekend jazz concert will provide a showcase for Bahamian musicians and feature a variety of international artists. All profits from this event will benefit the Haynes Library.
This annual event is spearheaded by the P.T.A. of Windermere High School and proceeds will assist the school with repairs.