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UpcomingEvents

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

Women's Battle for Atlantis 2021

November 20 - 22, 2021

Announcing the inaugural 2021 Battle 4 Atlantis Women's Tournament. The field will include South Carolina, Buffalo, Connecticut, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Florida, Minnesota, and Syracuse. The Battle 4 Atlantis Women's Tournament will take place November 20 - 22. The 12-game, three-day tournament is regarded as one of the most challenging early-season tournaments.

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Battle for Atlantis 2021

November 24 - 26, 2021

Celebrating its tenth year of elite collegiate tournament play, the 2021 Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis will include Arizona State, Auburn, Loyola Chicago, Michigan State, Syracuse, Connecticut, Virginia Commonwealth, and Baylor.

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Marathon Bahamas

January 15 - 16, 2022

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].

Creative Nassau Market

Every Tuesday and Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (weather permitting), Pompey Square in the heart of downtown Nassau comes alive with the hustle and bustle of a Creative Nassau Market. 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 www.bahamas.com.

People-to-People Tea Party

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism sponsors a complimentary tea party at historic Government House in Nassau on the last Friday of each month from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m., January through May, October, and November.

Hosted by various prominent Bahamian women, you can enjoy local 'bush' teas, live music, view a fashion show by Bahamian designers, and sample locally-made sandwiches and pastries. 

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