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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Bahamas 2017 Junkanoo Summer Festivals

Bahamas 2017 Junkanoo Summer Festival 
All photos and video courtesy of www.Bahamas.com

The most anticipated summertime festival in The Bahamas! 
A Celebration of the Bahamian Heritage, Culture and People 

Arawak Cay, West Bay St. Nassau Junkanoo
Saturday July 1, 15, 22 & 29 from 12:00 p.m. – Midnight. 

Five exciting days of non-stop Junkanoo rhythm and competitions - It's a street party complete with music, culture, food & fun for the entire family. Junkanoo Summer Festival is a street festival complete with music, culture, food & fun for the entire family. 


The Major Junkanoo groups will leave the shacks and march to Arawak Cay, West Bay Street for a spectacular, fun-filled rhythmic cultural competition. 


Here's the schedule for Bahamas Out Islands Junkanoo 

Harbour Island Junkanoo Summer Festival 
Date: July 1st, 2017 Venue: Fig tree, Bay Street Time: 12:00 p.m. – 12:00 midnight 

Bimini Junkanoo Summer Festival 
Date: July 1st and July 22nd, 2017 Venue: Bimini Craft Center/Old Administrator’s Residence Time: 4:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. 

Berry Island Junkanoo Summer Festival 
Date: July 1st and July 22nd, 2017 Venue: Great Harbour Cay Marina Time: 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. 

South Andros: Junkanoo Summer Festival 
Date: July 1st, 2017 Venue: Regatta Site, Government complex, The Bluff, South Andros Time: 3:00 p.m. - until Mangrove Cay: Junkanoo Summer Festival Date: July 15th, 2017 Venue: Dorsette Park, Swains Mangrove Cay 

South Andros Time: 
3:00 p.m. - until Exuma Junkanoo Summer Festival Date: July 15th and July 22nd, 2017 Venue: Fish Fry, George Town Time: 3:00 p.m. – 12:00 midnight 

North Andros: Junkanoo Summer Festival Date: 
July 29th 2017 Venue: Seaview Park, Nicholl’s Town,North Andros Time: 5:00 p.m. 1:00 a.m. Long Island Goombay Summer Festival Date: August 19th, 2017 Venue: Cultural site Time: 2:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. 

More details on Junkanoo, along with Goombay Summer Festivals in the Out Islands, Travel Deals and much more. 
http://www.bahamas.com/junkanoo-summer-festival 

Happy Travels, 
Linda