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Pineapple Festival

Thursday 31st May 2018  7:00 PM

First introduced in 1988, this annual festival is a celebration of the tradition of pineapple farming in Eleuthera, and honors the pineapple farmers for their outstanding contributions to the community. It is designed around the harvesting of pineapples, to create awareness of this once lucrative and important agricultural heritage.

Bahamians and visitors from all walks of life come together to...


News Article

January 03, 2016
120M Chinese tourists traveled in 2015, most ever

Even as the Baha Mar development continues in limbo, while rumors and whispers abound, it is considered a fait accompli that a major market for the property is China.

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South Andros Homecoming Festival & Regatta

Friday 1st June 2018  12:00 PM

A number of cultural activities will take place, including Rake & Scrape music, an old-timer's fashion show, and much more. Highlight of the event is a boat race featuring Class 'C' sloops.

The venue is located 10 miles from the Congo Town Airport, South Andros.

Location:
Kemp's Bay, South Andros, Bahamas

Contact Information:
South Andros Tourist Office
(242) 369-1688
tourism@bahamas...


Event
South Andros Homecoming Festival & Regatta

Saturday 2nd June 2018  12:00 PM

A number of cultural activities will take place, including Rake & Scrape music, an old-timer's fashion show, and much more. Highlight of the event is a boat race featuring Class 'C' sloops.

The venue is located 10 miles from the Congo Town Airport, South Andros.

Location:
Kemp's Bay, South Andros, Bahamas

Contact Information:
South Andros Tourist Office
(242) 369-1688
tourism@bahamas...


Event
South Andros Homecoming Festival & Regatta

Sunday 3rd June 2018  12:00 PM

A number of cultural activities will take place, including Rake & Scrape music, an old-timer's fashion show, and much more. Highlight of the event is a boat race featuring Class 'C' sloops.

The venue is located 10 miles from the Congo Town Airport, South Andros.

Location:
Kemp's Bay, South Andros, Bahamas

Contact Information:
South Andros Tourist Office
(242) 369-1688
tourism@bahamas...


News Article

November 06, 2015
Converting cruise passengers to overnight visitors

According to research by the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) - a not-for-profit trade organization comprised of 19 member lines operating in Floridian, Caribbean and Latin American waters - "80 percent of cruise passengers think that cruising is an important vehicle for sampling destination areas to which they may return for a holiday", that is, for an overnight stay.

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New Tax Free Shopping Scheme takes effect for Tourist in August
July 14, 2015
New Tax Free Shopping Scheme takes effect for Tourist in August

The Value Added Tax (VAT) Department has announced that the VAT Free Shopping Scheme will take effect on August 15th , 2015. As a result, the VAT and Customs Departments are partnering with Global Blue, an international operator of tax refund systems...

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 HBO Producing Exclusive Content At The St. Lucia Jazz Arts Festival For The Second Year
May 07, 2015
HBO Producing Exclusive Content At The St. Lucia Jazz & Arts Festival For The Second Year

HBO has teamed up with the St. Lucia Tourist Board to showcase the best of the 2015 St. Lucia Jazz & Arts Festival, where a production crew is live on-site to capture interviews and exclusive footage of musical performances, tourist attractions and fashion events. This marks the second HBO-produced special in St. Lucia...

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Bahamian Music & Heritage Festival

Saturday 10th March 2018  12:00 PM

The annual Bahamian Music and Heritage Festival is an exciting time for the whole family, with lots of activities for kids and adults: storytelling, singing, poetry reading, How to demonstrations, plus contests involving sugar cane peeling, onion peeling, and conch cracking. There will be a heritage corner highlighting Bahamian history; arts and crafts, such as wood and conch shell carvings, will ...


Event
Bahamian Music & Heritage Festival

Friday 9th March 2018  12:00 PM

The annual Bahamian Music and Heritage Festival is an exciting time for the whole family, with lots of activities for kids and adults: storytelling, singing, poetry reading, How to demonstrations, plus contests involving sugar cane peeling, onion peeling, and conch cracking. There will be a heritage corner highlighting Bahamian history; arts and crafts, such as wood and conch shell carvings, will ...