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Video: Restaurant Weeks To Start In January

Video: Restaurant Weeks To Start In January

A press conference was held this afternoon [Dec 4] regarding the upcoming Restaurant Weeks 2020 event. BTA Chief Experience Development Officer Glenn Jones said, “We are six weeks away from Bermuda Restaurant Weeks 2020. We felt it was the right time to start talking about it with our community because we want community to be a focal point of... Read more of this article

North Hamilton Tree Decorating On December 6

North Hamilton Tree Decorating On December 6

The City of Hamilton announced that students from Dellwood Middle School and Mount St. Agnes along with preschoolers from Flying Start Nursery School and Onion Patch Academy will join forces in a tree decorating event at the corner of Court and Dundonald Streets in Dr. E.F. Gordon Square on Friday, December 6th at 9:00am. Photo from last year:“This... Read more of this article

Christmas Events At Dockyard On December 8

Christmas Events At Dockyard On December 8

The West End Development Corporation [WEDCO] is inviting the public to take part in a day of Christmas fun at the Royal Naval Dockyard on Sunday, December 8. A spokesperson said, “People are being urged to make their way westward for a truly epic day of Christmas fun at the Royal Naval Dockyard. “Sunday, December 8 will have an intense line... Read more of this article

Voting For Christmas Window Contest Open

Voting For Christmas Window Contest Open

The City of Hamilton announced that public voting for the People’s Choice award is now open for the Christmas Window Decorating contest. A spokesperson said, “Sixteen Hamilton retailers are participating in the contest and the public is encouraged to visit their store fronts and ‘like’ their favourite on the City of Hamilton’s FaceBook... Read more of this article

Aspinall To Release Mermaids & Mercats Book

Aspinall To Release Mermaids & Mercats Book

Author and artist Joan K. Aspinall will be launching her new book Bermuda Mermaids and Mercats at an event at the Bookmart on Saturday, December 7 from 12.00pm to 3.00pm.A mercat – half-cat, half-fish, not unlike a mermaid – is a popular element incorporated within the myth of mermaid art, with Ms. Aspinall saying that “a mermaid... Read more of this article

Photos: Princess Unveils Gingerbread Lighthouse

Photos: Princess Unveils Gingerbread Lighthouse

During its Christmas Kick-Off event on Saturday night, the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club unveiled its 2019 holiday feature in its lobby: a Gingerbread Lighthouse, with the 420lb culinary special featuring an environmentally friendly festive theme. Inspired by Gibb’s Hill Lighthouse, which overlooks the Princess Beach Club, it stands at 9 feet... Read more of this article

Melodye Van Putten To Launch New Book

Melodye Van Putten To Launch New Book

Bermudian author Melodye Van Putten is getting set to launch her latest book, Deeply Personal: Musings in Short Stories and Poetry. Marking her twelfth book, she shares her passion for history, culture, education and honouring the ancestors, and also poses questions that are worthy of contemplation towards meaningful action, urging people to “read,... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: MarketPlace Santa Claus Parade

Photos/Video: MarketPlace Santa Claus Parade

[Updated with photos] The streets of Hamilton are lined with people this evening [Dec 1] as crowds are out to watch the annual Marketplace Christmas Parade; an always popular event which features a wide array of groups. We will have a photo gallery later on, and in the meantime you can view our coverage of past Christmas parades here, and the live video... Read more of this article

Photos: Festival Of Lights At Botanical Gardens

Photos: Festival Of Lights At Botanical Gardens

The Festival of Lights is underway, with the first evening taking place last night [Nov 30] as the Botanical Gardens in Paget was transformed into a “winter wonderland.” A spokesperson previously said, “The popular Festival of Lights, powered by BELCO and supported by The Department of Parks, is returning to the Botanical Gardens this... Read more of this article

Dec 14: St. George’s ‘Santa Is Coming To Town’

Dec 14: St. George’s ‘Santa Is Coming To Town’

The Corporation of St. George is getting set to present “Santa is Coming to Town” on Saturday, December 14 at 6.00pm at King’s Square in St. George’s. The Corporation of St. George website said, “The Corporation of St. George welcomes the public to come and see Santa as well as the numerous groups who will perform on the evening. MC for the... Read more of this article

Photos: Princess Tree Lighting, Christmas Market

Photos: Princess Tree Lighting, Christmas Market

The Hamilton Princess has started getting into the seasonal spirit, holding their Tree Lighting, Gingerbread House reveal and Christmas Market this evening [Nov 30] with attendees and vendors joined by Santa Claus as they enjoyed the evening’s festivities. Related StoriesPhoto Set II: Hamilton Princess Tree Lighting Hamilton... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Boat Parade In St George’s

Photos & Video: Boat Parade In St George’s

[Updated with photos] St. George’s is holding their Christmas Boat Parade this evening [Nov 30] in the St. George’s Harbour with fifteen entries scheduled to take part. Commentators for the event include Bruce Barritt and Jugglin Jason. We will have a photo gallery later on, and in the meantime the live video is below. Update | The one hour live... Read more of this article

BIFF To Screen ‘The White Crow’ On December 4

BIFF To Screen ‘The White Crow’ On December 4

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is to screen a dramatic film about ballet legend Rudolf Nureyev at its monthly film series, BIFFFlix. In 1961, a dazzling Nureyev travelled to Paris as a member of the world-renowned Kirov Ballet Company. Outside the Soviet Union for the first time, Parisian life delights Nureyev and the young dancer is... Read more of this article