This event is organized by the Cancer Society of Eleuthera. Proceeds will assist their efforts to create awareness, provide education, research advocacy, prevention, care and a cure for cancer.
Eleuthera & Harbour Island
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 eleven 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.
The One Eleuthera Foundation in collaboration with the Cancer Society of Eleuthera and Family Medicine Center invite you to our Annual Pathway to Wellness, Health and Wellness Symposium.
Junkanoo is the National Festival of the Bahamas, it represents our roots and it is our heritage. Today it is a traditional rally to cowbells, whistles and goat skin drums as customed revelers dance away. Come feel the rush Eleuthera style.
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.
Come and join in the activities, fun and games as we celebrate our culture. Entertainment include, live band performance, junkanoo rushout, kiddies corner and marching band.
This sports Tourism event, brings domestic and international visitors to the island and it generates income for the locals. Class A, B and C Class sailing sloops are invited for competition and the onshore activities include live band performances, cultural shows, native food and drinks. Event is held in Harbour Island.
Majority Rule Day became a public holiday in 2014. It commemorates The Bahamas gaining majority rule for the first time on January 10, 1967, symbolizing the promise of equality, a level playing field, and fair play for all Bahamians.
Along with the emancipation from slavery in 1836, and gaining Independence from Great Britain in 1973, the achievement of Majority Rule is considered one of the most important events in the history of the country.
This religious holiday marks the end of the Lenten season and is the first day of a long holiday weekend which includes the following Monday after Easter Sunday. On this holy day most Bahamians attend church services and serve fish as their main meal of the day.
This holiday marks the beginning of the beach picnicking season for Bahamians. There are also many cookouts in public parks on the Nassau waterfront; homecomings and regattas are held in some Out Islands.