Abaco (Bahamas) Calendar of Events for 2014
- Sep 7, 2014 - 3:29:26 PM
The Bahamas Weekly is pleased to present the
2014 Calendar of Events for the Abacos courtesy of the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism Office, Abaco.
Calm waters, warm breezes and panoramic beauty
make this 120-mile–long chain of islands a boating and sailing paradise.
But it’s not just the sea that attracts travelers from around the
world. Those who prefer to explore by land will find championship golf
courses on Treasure Cay, charming colonial towns on Green Turtle and
Elbow Cays, and countless hotels, restaurants and bars throughout The
New Providence Events Calendar
- Mar 26, 2015 - 12:30:40 PM
Find out what is happening in New Providence.
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Grand Bahama Events Calendar
- Mar 22, 2015 - 9:30:38 AM
Find out what is happening on Grand Bahama. This is your Grand Bahama Events Calendar
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Family Islands Events Calendar
- Feb 27, 2015 - 3:35:38 AM
Find out what is happening in our Family Islands!
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Sanches Thompson, Super Talent of the Bahamas in Concert, February 9th
- Feb 6, 2015 - 1:06:22 PM
Nassau, Bahamas -
really do come true! Sanches Thompson, a Nassau student who recently migrated from Andros always
wanted an opportunity to display her talent as a singer. Since winning the 2014 Super
Talent of the Bahamas title, the 16 year old will be doing just that in 2015.
Sanches has been working hard and will be featured on her first
dance single entitled, THAT GIRL produced by David
Hoyte and OilinSha Coakley. The song will be broadcast this
week on local radio stations in The Bahamas and will also be available for
purchase on iTunes.
The young talent has also been involved in
Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival Grand Bahama launched
- Nov 30, 2014 - 6:13:06 PM
Freeport, Grand Bahama Island - The
Right Honourable Prime Minister Perry G. Christie officially introduced
Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival in Grand Bahama on Friday, November 28th
during a launch party in the Count Basie Square at the Port Lucaya
Marketplace where residents and visitors turned out for the spectacular
The night kicked off with the melodic, downhome Rake-N-
Scrape sounds of Ophie and the Websites, Bahamian sensation Stileet, the
Matrixx Band and Terrelle Tynes-Wilson, one of three Grand Bahama
finalists in the Bahams Junkanoo Carnival Song Competition, who owned
the stage while performing “Mash Up the Carnival” and “Roll Mama” for
the first time with the Royal Bahamas Police Force Grand Bahama Band...
Culinary Fusion Expo on today in Grand Bahama, November 8th
- Nov 8, 2014 - 12:07:31 PM
Freeport, Bahamas -
It's time to show off your culinary talents Bahamas as Meeting of the
Minds hosts their
2nd Annual Culinary Fusion Expo in Grand Bahama in November. Participants from all over The Bahamas are being
invited to register to take part in this memorable
Culinary Fusion Expo
is the brain child of creative genius Sean Johnson II, and features
many of the culinary artists on the island.
"This is the perfect
opportunity for all exhibitors to give live demonstrations/
presentations, network with their peers and industry buyers and
Red Rose Ball set to bring Paris to Grand Bahama this weekend!
- Oct 31, 2014 - 10:08:12 AM
Bahama - It's that TIME again! The Red Rose Ball Committee will host the
15th Annual Charity Black Tie Event under the distinguished Patron of
the Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas, the right
honourable Perry G. Christie and Mrs. Bernadette Christie set for
Saturday, November 1st, 2014. This is an event you won’t want to miss,
As we the
Red Rose Ball Committee predicts that this year’s event will
be even BETTER than any past events, so the place to be this year is the
Grand Ballroom, Grand Lucayan Resort this and every year!"
The Red Rose Ball Committee will host a magnificent black-tie Charity
" An Evening in Paris" which will be held on November
Bahamas Public Service Week activities announced for Nassau
- Sep 18, 2014 - 4:41:16 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - The Bahamas Government has released the following schedule to commemorate Public Service Week.
This year's theme is "Charting the Course, Serving the Nation, Securing the Future."
Activities will begin on October 14th and run until the 26th...
Halsbury Chambers to Host 10th Annual Free Legal Clinic
- Sep 17, 2014 - 9:58:42 PM
The progressive firm
of Halsbury Chambers will hosts its 10th Annual Free Legal Clinic, under
the theme “Information You Need for the Life You Want” on Saturday the
20th September 2014 at its law office located on Village Road from 9am
Launched in 2004 as a community outreach effort to
provide free legal advice and bridge the gap between the legal community
and the public, the free clinics in the past have attracted hundreds of
Nerissa Greene, Partner at the law firm, said that,
“attorneys will be available from 9am to 3pm to give free legal advice
on a wide range of legal issues such as mortgages, conveyances, wills,
probate, divorces, adoption, personal injury, wrongful dismissal,
immigration applications, trade marks...
2014 Miss Grand Bahama Pageant Finale this Sunday
- Jul 25, 2014 - 10:38:47 PM
Freeport, Bahamas -
With the mission of transforming
“our young women into true ambassadors for our country," The Miss Grand
Bahama Organization is dedicated to grooming young women of Grand
Bahama into purpose-driven, community-minded, beautiful young ladies.
"Our new queen should be a young lady who is very mature, intelligent,
confident, and someone who is easy to work with, and shows gratitude. Most importantly one
who wants to give back to the her community,” said Glenn Davis, Miss
Grand Bahama Beauty Pageant Organization Director. "We also want our contestants to enjoy and grow through this experience."
Grand Bahama Regatta and Heritage Festival is UNDERWAY
- Jul 19, 2014 - 10:52:58 AM
Grand Bahama Regatta and Heritage Festival takes place at Taino Beach on July 18th and
Under the leadership of committee chairman, and new Freeport City Council Chairman, Chervita Campbell, the team
is determined to make this year's Regatta the best ever, and the entire
Grand Bahama community is encouraged to get involved and support the
continuance of a sloop sailing regatta for the island.
While sailing and racing is going on
at sea, Taino Beach park will be buzzing with activity. The
Heritage Committee is busy planning to ensure that there will be ample
native food, entertainment, and activities such as plaiting the maypole,
etc., as well as arts and crafts on display...
Upcoming Events for Miss Teen Bahamas International 2014
- May 8, 2014 - 2:04:34 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - This years' Miss Teen
Bahamas International held their contestant debut during a white party
on April 11th, and one of these lovely young women will be crowned
Miss Teen Bahamas International MTBI 2014 Calender of Events :
May 10th -
at Courtyard at J-Line Fitness opposite the Shirley Street Plaza.Tickets:
May 17th -
Fashion Couture & Supermodel Competition starts
8pm at the
Courtyard at J-Line Fitness opposite the Shirley Street Plaza.
1st Annual Grand Bahama Band Festival takes place Saturday!
- Apr 5, 2014 - 12:16:59 PM
Freeport GBI- This Saturday, April 5th, 2014 beginning at 3pm West
Pioneers Way, Downtown Freeport will sound off with the First Annual Grand
Bahama Band Festival.
This musical extravaganza will feature local and national
bands, high schools and community organizations including but not limited to:
Bahamas Brass Band, Legends Marching Band, Pioneers Marching Band, Pathfinders
Marching Band, Shiloh Eagles Band, BMES Rake n' Scrape and Pop Bands, and many
more. There will also be a special guest appearance by the Fort Myers Marching
Band out of South Florida...
Baha Mar Outlines Environmental Commitment in New Book
- Mar 18, 2014 - 3:47:36 PM
Nassau, The Bahamas – The natural beauty of
The Bahamas is a major attraction for tourists and part of the quality
of life in The Bahamas. As an important partner in the tourism industry
and a part of the local community, environmental awareness has been a
central concept of Baha Mar. The company has outlined its
environmentally conscious business practices in a recently published
booklet, ‘Our Commitment to Environmental Sustainability’. The booklet
shares current environmental practices such as re-nourishing Cable Beach
and taking steps to increase the marine life near the shoreline as well
as future plans such as a ‘Farm Fresh Initiative’ to purchase local and
sustainable food for the resort. Baha Mar will also use
state-of-the-art technology such as smart thermostats and LED lighting
to reduce waste and to efficiently use energy, water and other natural
Bimini Sands & Neal Watson’s ‘Hammer Headquarters’ Announce: Shark Showdown 2014 Photography Week
- Feb 20, 2014 - 10:39:45 PM
Underwater Photo Workshop/Competition Takes Place 2/22-3/1/14
BIMINI, Bahamas – Bimini Sands Resort & Marina in the Bahamas and
its on-site dive operation, Neal Watson’s Bimini Scuba Center, are proud
to announce they will host
Shark Showdown Photography Week on
Feb 22 – March 1, 2014. An exciting underwater photography workshop
& competition focused on capturing spectacular images of Great
Hammerhead, Caribbean Reef and Bull sharks in their element, the event
features world-renowned underwater photographer David Doubilet and
innovative shark specialist Jeremiah Sullivan, founder of Shark Armor,
along with other experts.
Shark Showdown Photo Week follows the
inaugural Shark Showdown Film & Video week, which will take place at
Bimini Sands on 1/25 - 2/1/14. Both events are scheduled to take place
during the annual Great Hammerhead migration...
Sir Victor Sassoon (Bahamas) Heart Ball: February 15th
- Feb 7, 2014 - 3:10:57 PM
HEART BALL IS COMING UP: “Celebrating the Golden Anniversary of a Vision…Championing the Cause of Children!"
For fifty years, The
Annual Heart Ball has served as the major fund raiser to aid the Sir
Victor Sassoon (Bahamas) Heart Foundation. On
Saturday, February 15, 2014,
The Heart Ball Committee will host the
50th Annual Heart Ball at Melia
Nassau Beach Resort, formerly the Sheraton Nassau. The Heart Ball
Committee is very excited about this achievement and invites Corporate
Bahamas and the public to come and share this historical moment with
26th Annual ShowBoats International Boys & Girls Clubs Rendezvous announces Fishing Tournament, Live Auction, Kool & the Gang, and comedian Dennis Miller
- Nov 21, 2013 - 4:43:08 PM
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – The
26th Annual ShowBoats International Boys & Girls Clubs Rendezvous will
host the Second Annual Fishing Tournament on Friday, November 22
followed by a one-of-a-kind live auction during the Saturday night Gala
Saturday, November 23 at Atlantis, Paradise Island in the Bahamas with a special guest appearance by comedian Dennis Miller.
Bahamas is well known as one of the greatest sport fishing destinations
in the world, making it the perfect setting for the Second Annual
Fishing Tournament. Guests will enjoy a leisurely day fishing for
Kingfish, Dolphin, Wahoo, Tuna and more. Prizes will be awarded for
Overall Top and Biggest Fish Overall. Winners will be announced and
trophies awarded during the Hot Havana Nights poolside party Friday
Red Rose Ball Charity Event, November 2nd
- Nov 2, 2013 - 12:00:30 PM
Freeport, Bahamas - Come, take a journey down the Nile of Ancient Egypt with us as The
Red Rose Ball Committee host it’s 14th, Annual Charity Event scheduled for Saturday,
November 2nd, 2013, Cocktails and Awards presentation at 7:00 p.m. and Dinner at 8:00pm under the theme:
“A journey down the Nile of Ancient Egypt”, where it all began.
event will be held under the distinguish patronage of the Prime
Minister of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas, the Rt. Hon. Perry G.
Christie and Mrs. Bernadette Christie in the Grand Ballroom at the Grand
Lucayan. We invite you to join us for a wonderful evening as the Red
Rose Ball Committee promises to make this an exciting and entertaining
event while at the same time supporting a worthy cause.
Pink Pearl Restaurant presents "Conch N' Tings" with the Apple Elliott Band: October 25th
- Oct 16, 2013 - 4:46:17 PM
Grand Bahama Island - On Friday,
October 25th, all
roads will lead to Bootle Bay, West End for Pink Pearl Restaurant's
Conch N' Tings!
This event will launch Pink
Pearl's new menu featuring the delectable taste of Conch, a Bahamian
delicacy and signature food item of The Bahamas. If Conch is not your
fancy, we'll also have our local Lobster or Crab & Dough.
Entry for this event
is $40 and we'll provide you with a complimentary drink, and samplings
of ALL our conch dishes, lobster, and crab & dough. Make us your
island getaway and enjoy the ocean view and our locally-flavoured food