This festival was designed to bring nationals and visitors to Wemyss Bight to celebrate and reminisce about bygone days. It features talent shows, Bahamian food and drinks, live band performances and local crafts.
Festivals & Culture
Descendants of Tarpum Bay and visitors gather for fun activities that will include aGospel Concert, Hat Show, Junkanoo rush-out and Competition, cultural/talent shows, native food and drinks. Proceeds will go towards community projects.
This event celebrates the community of Hatchet Bay, its heritage and culture, with a goal to foster a closer relationship with its descendants. Activities include Comedy Show, Karaoke, Wet Powder Fete, Iconic Feline Fashion Show, Kangaroo Court, Round the Clock Competions. Proceeds will go towards community projects.
Admission: $5 Adults $2 Children
This cultural festival will feature local cuisine, authentic crafts, entertainment and Junkanoo performances. The highlight will be"Catch the Chicken" contest.
This homecoming brings descendants of the settlement back home to have fun and frolic with family and friends. Festivities will include live band performances, the Little Ms. Bluff-Eleuthera Beauty Pageant, Bahamian food and drinks.
Activities include cultural/fashion shows, down home cooking, dancing and live band performances.
The main feature of the Bridal show will be transformation of an area into a Wedding/Reception scene by local Wedding Coordinator, Little Island Design
This event was designed to promote the Deep Creek settlement and to share its cultural heritage with the younger members of the community, descendants and visitors. It offers down home cooking, Rake and Scrape music, talent shows, arts and craft.
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. It is designed around the harvesting of pineapples, to create awareness of this once lucrative and important agricultural heritage.
During this annual festival, the entire Fig Tree area on Bay Street is transformed into a "Backyard." Locals and visitors get together to celebrate Bahamian culture, music and crafts. It also features live band performances and a Junkanoo rush-out by two groups.