This event is an annual tradition of hauling jacks by net in small boats as a team iniatiative. The onshore activities include live band performances, Bahamian food, drinks and cultural show.
Eleuthera & Harbour Island
This event is sponsored by the Ministry of Tourism and will feature live band entertainment by Blue Waters, Corey Hield, Franshawn Evans, Fire Dancer Venus, Fashion Show by Empress Verda, goombay dancers, junkanoo, bush tea display and tasting, games, lots of down home food, drinks and music.
This festival is a signature event that attracts hundreds of people to historic Bay Street on Harbour Island. It is designed to show case Bahamian culture and things that are authentic of Harbour island. The food, the music, the kids dancing in the street are just a few things that take place at this amazing festival. The show stopper is of course the junkanoo parade where two beautiful groups come togther for an incredible parade. We bring to you..... JUNKANOO IN JULY!
This event is organized by the Cancer Society of Eleuthera and proceeds will assist cancer care organizations with their efforts to create awareness, provide education, research advocacy, prevention, care and a cure for cancer. Route is from Governor's Harbour to Palmetto Point. Donation of $30.00 is required and includes souse & fruits.
Bahamas Hope Challenge was established to raise hope and resources for Bahamians fighting cancer. The event has been held annually since 2006 and includes cycling, running, and great participant activities that span the weekend. One of the most successful charitable sporting events in The Bahamas, the organizers are very proud that every participant-raised dollar is applied to programs. Ride and Run for Hope has been described as "best run", "memorable", and "must do" by its many repeat participants
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.
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.
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.