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This is your New Providence Events Calendar
Persons Month will be celebrated in October.
The Month will
kick-off with a Church Service at Christ Community Church, Bellot Road at 11am
Wednesday, October 1. The Church Service will be followed by a Summit on
Dementia jointly hosted by officials of the Sandilands Rehabilitation Centre
and the Department of Social Services (Thursday, October 2); a Workshop on
Mental Health and Aging which will be held at St. Gregory’s Anglican Church
(Wednesday, October 8) before culminating with the Nation Builder Awards
Ceremony at which time 20 persons who are 80 years of age or older, will be
honored for their contributions to nation-building.
Oct 30: Best Business Awards (BIBA), Sandals Royal Bahamian
Oct 31: Halloween
Nov 2-7: College of the Bahamas Homecoming, series of events
Nov 5: BHS Free Canine Distemper Shots, 4-6pm,
Super Value, Golden Gates on Carmichael Road
Nov 7: BHS Free Canine Distemper Shots, 4-6pm,Coke Memorial Methodist Church on Bernard Road in Fox Hill
Nov 7: Movies in the Square, 7:30pm, "Movie 42",
Nov 6-8: Islands of the World Fashion Showcase
Nov 6 - 9:
CARIB NEWS Multi-National Business Conference
Nov 7: Ntl Remembrance Day Concert, 8pm, Christ Church Cathedral
Nov 9: UWC Triathlon, Clifton Heritage Park
Nov 13: BHS presents A Governor-General's View from Mount Fitzwilliam, 6:30pm
27th Annual Show Boats International Boys &
Girls Club Rendezvous, World's Largest Mega-Yacht gathering
Nov 14: Movies in the Square, 7:30pm, Pompey Square
Annual Festival of Hymns and Anthems at Christ Church Cathedral, George Street, 4pm
Nov 20: Bill Cosby performs at Atlantis
Movies in the Square, 7:30pm, Pompey Square
Nov 23: Bahamas Half & 10km race, Arawak Cay
Nov 23: Heart Ball's Victorian High Tea Party & Fashion Show
Nov 28: Movies in the Square, 7:30pm,
Nov 29: Heritage Village Festival, Graycliff
Dec 2-4: Star Sailor League Finals
Dec 4 - 14: Bahamas International Film Festival
Dec 6: Bahamas Defence Force Gala Ball, Melia Resort
Dec 18-21: Atlantis Crown Invitational, Women's Gymnastics Event
Dec 24: The Bahamas Bowl college football event
Feb 7-8: 9th annual Ride For Hope, Nassau
Jan 17-18, 2015: Marathon Bahamas, 1/2 Marathon, Susan G. Komen 5K
Jan 24: Cacique Tourism Awards
Feb 14: The 51st Annual Heart Ball, Melia Nassau Resort
Nassau Features Four Main Events of Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival 2015:
May 7: JunkaMania, a grand explosion of Junkanoo Orchestras, 8pm-12am.
May 8: The Music Masters Concert, 8pm-12am. Mega concert to showcase the 10 song competition finalists who will share the stage with a Grammy award winning artist.
May 9: Midnight Rush, 12am-6am, a Junkanoo rush out will be held at the carnival village following the mega concert.
May 9: Road Fever is the main masquerade that will evoke you to let loose in the streets of Nassau from 11am-8pm!
Bahamian Public Holidays (2014)
New Year’s Day - 1st January (Wednesday)
Majority Rule Day - 10th January (Friday)
Good Friday - 18th April (Friday)
Easter Monday - 21st April (Monday)
Labour Day 6th June - (Friday)
Whit Monday - 9th June (Monday)
*Independence Day -10th July (Thursday)
Emancipation Day - 4th August (Monday)
Discovery Day - 13th October (Monday)
Christmas Day - 25th December (Thursday)
Boxing Day 26th - December (Friday)