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Red Bull ‘Thre3style’ At America’s Cup Village

Red Bull ‘Thre3style’ At America’s Cup Village

The America’s Cup Village will play host to the Red Bull Thre3style showcase on 20th June when DJ Puffy and DJ Byte will bring their skills to Bermuda and the 35th America’s Cup crowd. In addition, DJ Byte will also play on 24th June on the America’s Cup Village Main Stage.Red Bull Thre3style is a showcase where DJs are given 15 minutes... Read more of this article

Douglas Performs Roof Wetting For AC Village

Douglas Performs Roof Wetting For AC Village

With Premier Michael Dunkley and ACEA CEO Sir Russell Coutts on hand, Oscar-winning actor Michael Douglas performed a traditional Bermudian roof wetting ceremony at the America’s Cup Village in Dockyard, which officially opened to the public at 11.30am this morning [May 27]. You can view our ongoing live updates of the first day of the America’s... Read more of this article

Time Lapse Video: Making Of The AC Village

Time Lapse Video: Making Of The AC Village

A time-lapse video allows a look at the transformation of the site in Dockyard to create the America’s Cup Village, a process which took some two years. The building project began back in November 2015, and the construction process was Bermuda’s largest land reclamation project since World War II.Here are some of the numbers the ACEA provided... Read more of this article

Crown And Anchor At America’s Cup Village

Crown And Anchor At America’s Cup Village

Visitors to the America’s Cup will experience “more of a Bermudian atmosphere with the addition of Crown and Anchor tables” in the America’s Cup Village, the ACBDA said today. The full list of dates Crown and Anchor will be available in the America’s Cup Village is: 27, 31 May and 2, 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25 June The ACBDA said,... Read more of this article

Video: ‘First Look’ At America’s Cup Village

Video: ‘First Look’ At America’s Cup Village

With the America’s Cup set to get underway this coming Friday, the organisers released a video offering a ‘first look’ at the America’s Cup Village, where thousands of fans are expected to gather to watch the action and enjoy the entertainment. “The America’s Cup Village is based in Bermuda’s historic Royal Naval Dockyard... Read more of this article

“Blue Green Business Hub” Recommended

“Blue Green Business Hub” Recommended

The America’s Cup Event Village could become home to a business hub incorporating indoor agriculture, aquaculture and renewable energy. The Cross Island Legacy Committee made its recommendations public, saying they believe the area — nine acres of reclaimed land — should be used as an “integrated Blue/Green Business Hub including Indoor... Read more of this article

List Of Prohibited Items At America’s Cup Village

List Of Prohibited Items At America’s Cup Village

Branded umbrellas, coolers or other storage vessels for food or beverages, single use plastic bottles, and motorbike helmets are among the items that cannot be taken into the America’s Cup Village, with the organisers saying that “these items will be permanently confiscated at the America’s Cup Village entrance gate.” The organisers... Read more of this article

Premier, Ministers Visit America’s Cup Village

Premier, Ministers Visit America’s Cup Village

With seven weeks to go until Bermuda hosts the 35th America’s Cup, Premier Michael Dunkley conducted a site visit to the Event Village in Dockyard and the surrounding area to get an update on the progress and preparation. The visit took place on Friday [April 7], and the Premier was joined by the Minister of Health and Seniors Jeanne Atherden and... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Fly Through’ Racecourse & AC Village

Video: ‘Fly Through’ Racecourse & AC Village

Today [Feb 15] marks 100 days until the start of the 35th America’s Cup, and the organisers have released a ‘video flythrough’ showing a simulation of what the racecourse and the America’s Cup Village will look like. Preparations continue for the events that will unfold, with racing set to take place on the Great Sound, which will play... Read more of this article

BEST: Cross Island Suggestions Not Revealed

BEST: Cross Island Suggestions Not Revealed

Since WEDCo held its first public consultation meeting on the end-uses for the Cross Island landfill a list of the suggestions put forward has not been publicly revealed which “suggests that  WEDCo is setting itself up to repeat the mis-steps that resulted in the Supreme Court quashing their original application,” the Bermuda Environmental... Read more of this article

Meeting To Be Held On Future Of Cross Island

Meeting To Be Held On Future Of Cross Island

More people are to get a chance to have their say over the future use of the America’s Cup village once the event is over, as the West End Development Corporation [WEDCo] has already held one public meeting into the future of Cross Island at the Royal Naval Dockyard and it is set to hold another public meeting in Hamilton. Andrew Dias, the General... Read more of this article

New Road Built For Access To Morseby Plain

New Road Built For Access To Morseby Plain

A new road giving two-way access to Morseby Plain in Dockyard has been completed as part of the ongoing preparations for the America’s Cup to hosted by Bermuda in June 2017. The work was carried out by Dynamic Excavating and Landscaping and Horsefield Landscaping, both local contractors. Dynamic Excavating and Landscaping cut and prepared the base... Read more of this article

Input Sought On Cross Island Reclaimed Land

Input Sought On Cross Island Reclaimed Land

The public is being invited to help shape the future of reclaimed land at Dockyard after its use as an Event Village for the America’s Cup is over. The West End Development Corporation’s creation of nine acres of reclaimed land, known as Cross Island, is well underway, with seven loads of fill having already been delivered by ship. Infrastructure... Read more of this article