Entertainment

Scenes from Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival 2016

May 09, 2016

Scenes from Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival 2016 at ‘Da Cultural Village,’ Arawak Cay: Music Masters Winners – Fanshawn (winner), Sammi Starr (second), and Lady E (third).

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Christie: Carnival is here for good

May 09, 2016

Expressing confidence of Bahamian buy-in to Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival, Prime Minister Perry Christie said while the event is a work in progress, it will get better every year and is poised to be a "big event" that will benefit the Bahamians people "mightily".

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Urban Renewal Pre- Mother's Day Luncheon & Fashion Show for Seniors

May 09, 2016

The Urban Renewal Commission held a Pre-Mother’s Day Luncheon & Fashion Show for Seniors at St. Joseph’s Parish Church Hall, Boyd Road, on Saturday, May 7, 2016.

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Wilchcombe threatens legal action over postponed festival

May 09, 2016

Minister of Tourism Obie Wilchcombe said he is disappointed that "distinguished men" have failed to live up to their obligations to put on the Caribbean Muzik Festival and he threatened to take legal action against them if they do not soon stage the event.

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Minnis insists Road Fever disrespectful to church

May 07, 2016

The Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival Road Fever parade is "disrespectful" to the Seventh Day Adventist church, according to Opposition Leader Dr. Hubert Minnis.

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Let the Carnival begin

May 06, 2016

THE second installment of Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival is being dubbed a “fusion of global sounds”, as a combination of local and international performers are set to “up the vibe” during tonight’s Music Masters concert.

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Dazzle of Colour at Carnival's Cultural Village

May 06, 2016

Dozens of food, beverage, and souvenir stalls presented a wild dazzle of colour in ‘Da Cultural Village’ for visitors at Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival on opening day, May 5, at Arawak Cay.

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Keanu is for the most part enjoyable, but diminished expectations would probably be useful

May 06, 2016

Forget "Year of the Monkey"! 2016 is shaping up to be a "Year of Overhype"

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A seriously funny hypnosis show

May 06, 2016

Dale K has "hypnotized" over 100,000 people in 20 countries over two decades, and will be adding to that number when he returns to the Atlantis for two shows later this month.

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Legendary drummers 'Peanuts' Taylor and 'Chippie' Chipman to be honored

May 06, 2016

Legendary drummers John Berkely "Peanuts" Taylor and John "Chippie" Chipman will be honored as Cultural Legacy Committee, a group committed to promoting the Bahamian legacy, and its talented performers, repeat its production of "Culture 101: Celebrating our Bahamian Icons" -- a musical play that highlights the dance, drama and music of prior years, from the 1900s to the 1960s.

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And the music master is ...

May 06, 2016

Sammi Starr is hoping his song "Second Time Around" produces another winning result at the second Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival's Music Masters Song Competition.

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Solomon's celebrates moms at gardening and fashion event

May 06, 2016

This Saturday, flowers and fashion will collide during the "For Mom With Love 2016: Gardening & Fashion Show" at Solomon's Super Center on the East West Highway.

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Bahamas Masqueraders are Coca-Cola Red!

May 06, 2016

For the second year Coca-Cola has partnered with Bahamas Masqueraders for Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival's Road Fever experience.

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Carnival group manager says sales down this year

May 06, 2016

Project Manager for the Junkanoo Commandos group Angelique McKay said yesterday that sales and the number of participants are down this year as compared to last year for Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival.

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Over 140 visitors sign up for Road Fever

May 05, 2016

MORE THAN 140 visitors have signed on with the Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival groups to participate in the Road Fever March on Saturday, with the majority joining the Enigma group and significant numbers with Bahamas Masqueraders and Rhythms Bahamas.

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Young and old urged to come out to celebrate carnival

May 05, 2016

BAHAMAS National Festival Commission CEO Roscoe Dames yesterday urged Bahamians "young and old" to participate in this year's Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival festival, which takes place from today until Saturday.

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Students plant 'tree of life' at Windsor Preparatory School

May 04, 2016

Children dressed in every shade of green -- from lime to forest and chartreuse --assembled in the schoolyard of Windsor Preparatory School at Old Fort in New Providence, for a tree-planting ceremony as part of the school's Earth Week festivities.

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Prime Minister Tours Road Fever Companies

May 04, 2016

Getting Ready for the Road…. Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie toured Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival Road Fever Companies...

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Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival's 'Systems are Go!'

May 04, 2016

‘All systems are go’ for Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival, according to Bahamas National Festival Commission (BNFC) CEO Roscoe Dames at Monday’s press conference to update the public on preparedness for the festival, May 5-7, 2016.

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Solomon's Celebrates Moms With Green Thumb At Gardening & Fashion Week Event

May 04, 2016

This Saturday, flowers and fashion will collide during For Mom With Love 2016: Gardening & Fashion Show at Solomon’s Super Center on the East West Highway.

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