The annual lighting of the island's Christmas tree is accompanied by caroling and Christmas treats; everyone on the island participates.
Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony: San Salvador
Organization / Contact:
Administrator's Office or San Salvador Tourist Office
(242) 331-2202, (242) 331-2227 or (242) 331-1928/9
Almond Tree Park
This event is organized and sponsored by the One Eleuthera Foundation, and features dance, music, art, culture, heritage design advocacy, education, action, service, friendship and the connection of communities.
The festival will feature music, exhibits, movies, and fun for all. Free round-trip bus transfers will be provided by Mr. Harrison King between settlements in the South to Arthur's Town, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.Activities include:
Every Friday Night the Governor's Harbour Development Association holds a Fish Fry at Anchor Bay in Governor's Harbour. This event attracts many tourists and locals every week. Proceeds from the event benefit the annual Homecoming and various projects within the community.
Locals gather every week to dance and enjoy good ole Bahamian food prepared by ladies in the community. Everyone is welcome to join in. The event runs until 12:00 midnight.
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