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Upcoming Events in Nassau Paradise Island

From Junkanoo festivities and spectacular sporting events, to concerts and marketplaces, there’s always something happening in Paradise!

Boxing Day and New Years Junkanoo Parades

Junkanoo, the National Festival of The Bahamas, is an expression of Bahamian art and culture. Large groups parade along Bay Street in downtown Nassau on Boxing Day (December 26) and New Years Day (January 1) with elaborate costumes, dancing or playing goatskin drums, horns, bells, or whistles, as thousands watch and dance along. The parades take place early in the morning, typically from 2am -10am, so get there early to enjoy the show!

Bahamas Bowl

December 21, 2018

The Bahamas Bowl provides American college athletes, conference partners, alumni, fans, and sponsors a first-class international football bowl experience, while proving the slogan "Bowl Games are Better in the Bahamas," with a mix of sun, sand, and football in one of the world's most beautiful destinations.

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Dua Lipa Live at Baha Mar

December 29, 2018

Baha Mar will host one of today's biggest breakout artists, Dua Lipa, live in an outdoor concert on the Jasmin Lawn. This festive celebration is open to guests of Baha Mar and the local community.

Doors open at 8:00 PM. Valet and Self Parking available.

Purchase tickets here.

The Jacksons Live at Atlantis

December 29, 2018

Start your New Year's Eve weekend celebrations off with The Jacksons! This special performance in the Atlantis Imperial Ballroom will feature original members Jermaine, Tito, Jackie, and Marlon Jackson performing all of their mega-hits made famous with their brother, Michael Jackson.

More information here.

Celebrate New Years Eve at Atlantis with Fergie!

December 31, 2018 - January 1, 2019

Celebrate a spectacular New Year's Eve at Atlantis! Eight-time Grammy winner Fergie will be performing live at 9pm in the Imperial Ballroom. 

Limited availability. Book hotel and event tickets today.

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Marathon Bahamas

January 20, 2019

The Bahamas Marathon features 26.2 miles of history, beauty, scenery and loaded with miles of ocean views. The fast, flat course (except for two bridges at mile 2) is ideal for those looking to achieve Boston qualifying times.

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Ongoing Events

With these events occurring on a regular basis, enjoy more opportunities to experience one of these special occasions on Nassau Paradise Island.

Changing of the Guard

A tradition since 1958, the Ceremony features the world-renowned Royal Bahamas Police Force Marching Band and Royal Bahamas Defense Force Guards.

It is held every other Friday throughout the year from 11:00-11:30am at Government House.

For more information, contact Government House at (242) 322-2020 or [email protected].

Authentically Bahamian Marketplace

Every Wednesday and Friday in October, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Pompey Square in the heart of downtown Nassau comes alive with the hustle and bustle of an Authentic Bahamian Marketplace. Discover and purchase handmade Bahamian products and meet the artists who create them. Find everything from straw items, jewelry, ceramics, local fruit popsicles, and more! For more information please visit

Marina Village at Atlantis Art Walk

Enjoy art, crafts and music by Bahamian artisans. Sample locally grown and made products.

November 24th, December 8th and 22 between 2pm – 10pm at the Marina Village at Atlantis.

For more information, click here.