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Summer Events in Nassau & Paradise Island: Your Guide to Summer 2024

Posted by: Nassau Paradise Island on June 26, 2024

Summer in Nassau & Paradise Island is not just a season; it's a vibrant celebration of culture, cuisine, and concerts, all set against the awe-inspiring backdrop of The Bahamas!

Whether you're returning to your island home next door or discovering Paradise for the first time, the summer of 2024 offers an array of events that promise to make your stay unforgettable. From lively concerts and themed adventures to serene afternoon teas, here's your guide for summer across Nassau & Paradise Island.

Music to Your Ears

Nassau & Paradise Island are playing host to some hotly anticipated music events of the year. This summer, global music legends grace our shores. Sway to the rhythms under the stars or sing along with thousands of fans — these concerts are where memories are made.

Junkanoo in Paradise, The Musical | Tuesdays & Saturdays through August 20

Step into a world of vibrant celebration at Junkanoo in Paradise, a captivating cultural show on Nassau & Paradise Island. Produced by renowned Fred Ferguson and featuring the illustrious local Roots Junkanoo Group, this event showcases the heart and soul of Bahamian culture through exhilarating music and dance. It's a perfect blend of entertainment and tradition, ensuring every moment resonates with energy and colour. Experience this unforgettable journey and find yourself moving to the rhythm of The Bahamas. Plan your cultural escape here.

A man in a brightly colored headdress blowing a whistle and playing a drum at Carnival.
junkanoo dancer

Gourmet Gatherings

Nassau & Paradise Island is home to white sandy beaches, but it’s also a destination for experiencing culinary excellence. This summer, indulge in unique dining opportunities that offer more than just a meal — they provide a taste of the local culture and a pinch of international flavor!

Gospel Brunch at Cafe Martinique | July 16, July 28, August 25

Start your Sunday with an inspiring Gospel Brunch at Cafe Martinique at Atlantis. Enjoy soulful gospel music paired with a brunch menu featuring the best local and international cuisine. It’s a seamless blend of spiritual upliftment and culinary delight. Dive into the details and make reservations here.

Afternoon Tea at The Library | August 10 – April 26 every Thursday, Friday & Saturday, 12 PM-5 PM 

Step into The Library at Rosewood Baha Mar for an elegant afternoon tea. This traditional high tea experience is enhanced by the tranquil surroundings of one of The Bahamas' most prestigious resorts. For a refined afternoon pause, explore more and book your table here.

Sunday Brunch at Dune

Embark on a luxe culinary adventure with the Sunday Brunch at Dune, hosted by the acclaimed chef Jean-Georges at The Ocean Club, A Four Seasons Resort. Nestled along the picturesque shores of Nassau & Paradise Island, Dune offers a dining experience that combines ocean views with world-class cuisine. Whether you're looking to celebrate a special occasion or simply treat yourself to a decadent Sunday, this brunch at Dune is an essential part of any culinary itinerary on the island. Discover more about this exceptional dining event here.

Cafe Martinique
Dune, a restaurant at Ocean Club, a Four Seasons Resort

Family Adventures

With events for all ages, Nassau & Paradise Island is perfect for families looking to meld relaxation with adventure. This island offers diverse activities that cater to children and adults alike, ensuring that every family member finds something exciting to do. From themed vacations that spark the imagination to cultural festivals that enrich the soul, your summer here promises to be filled with joy and unforgettable moments.

Barbie Bahamas Beach Vacation at Atlantis Paradise Island | March 28 – September 30

Atlantis Paradise Island transforms into a vibrant playground with the Barbie Bahamas Beach Vacation. This event invites families to explore a world of adventure through a series of Barbie-themed activities. Taking place at one of the most iconic resorts in The Bahamas, Barbie Bahamas Beach is sprinkling that unmistakable Barbie magic with one-of-a-kind activations, bespoke retail therapy, themed guest rooms, and more! To ensure your family doesn't miss out on the fun, check out the details and reserve your experience here.

Atlantis Summer Camps | July 1 - August 2 

This summer, Atlantis Paradise Island offers the ultimate kids' escape with Atlantis Summer Camps, where school's out and adventure begins in Paradise! With no parents allowed, children can immerse themselves in a world of excitement and learning. 

Activities include: 

  • Tennis Lessons: Under the guidance of Tennis Pro, Philip Major, and his dynamic team, kids will learn world-class tennis techniques and participate in a friendly tournament to celebrate the summer.
  • Kiddie Cooking Camp: Young chefs will explore international cuisines as they prepare dishes from China, Italy, London, Mexico, and The Bahamas, turning cooking into a delicious adventure.
  • Mermaid Fantasy Camp: Dive into a world of underwater enchantment with activities that range from crafting and story time to culinary arts and mermaid-themed glitz & glam sessions, complete with photos to capture the magical moments.

Each camp is designed to ensure that children have a memorable summer filled with fun, learning, and unique experiences. Secure a spot for your little adventurers in this exclusive summer programme and give them the summer of a lifetime. For more details and to book your child's place, visit here.

Queen's Staircase in Nassau Paradise Island
A young girl at Atlantis Paradise Island watching a mermaid swim in a pool

Events are Better in The Bahamas

From the soul-stirring beats at our concerts to the sophisticated sips at our wine tastings, each event in The Bahamas is carefully curated to enhance your experience in Paradise. Whether you’ve spent the day lounging on sunlit beaches or indulging in gourmet feasts, the memories made here are as lasting as the ocean's tide. Feeling inspired to keep exploring? Start planning your next Nassau & Paradise Island vacation today.

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