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Photos & Videos: BHW Cirque Du Soca J’Ouvert

Photos & Videos: BHW Cirque Du Soca J’Ouvert

[Updated with videos] Thousands of people are taking part in the multi-day Bermuda Heroes Weekend, which kicked off with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event on Friday, continued with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay on Saturday, and the Pan In The Park on Sunday.The Cirque Du Soca J’Ouvert celebration took place early this morning [June 18] at Bernard’s... Read more of this article

Celebrating Bermuda’s National Heroes

Celebrating Bermuda’s National Heroes

Bermuda is celebrating National Heroes Day today [June 18], honouring those who have made “significant positive contributions to the growth and development of society,” with Bermuda’s National Heroes including Dame Lois Browne-Evans, Dr. E.F. Gordon, Dr. Pauulu Kamarakafego, Sir Henry Tucker, Mary Prince, Gladys Morrell, Sir E.T. Richards,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: BHW ‘Pan In The Park’ Event

Photos & Video: BHW ‘Pan In The Park’ Event

[Updated with photos] The Bermuda Heroes Weekend Pan in the Park event is taking place this afternoon [June 17] at Victoria Park, with people coming out to enjoy a relaxing afternoon of steel pan music. Update: The live broadcast has ended, and the 20-minute video replay is belowThis year’s BHW got underway with the ‘Five Star Friday’... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Bermuda Heroes Weekend Raft Up

Photo Set #2: Bermuda Heroes Weekend Raft Up

The Bermuda Heroes Weekend continued today [June 16] with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay. BHW Weekend kicked off with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event at City Hall Car Park last night. The annual celebration will continue with the Kiddie Carnival and the Pan In The Park on Sunday [June 17] at Victoria Park from 3.00pm, BHW’s Cirque Du Soca J’Ouvert... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Bermuda Heroes Weekend Raft Up

Photos/Video: Bermuda Heroes Weekend Raft Up

[Updated with photos] The Bermuda Heroes Weekend kicked off with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event at City Hall Car Park last night [June 15] and continued with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay today [June 16]. The 30-minute live video replay is below:The annual celebration will continue with the Kiddie Carnival and the Pan In The Park on Sunday [June 17]... Read more of this article

Photos: BHW Heroes Weekend Five Star Friday

Photos: BHW Heroes Weekend Five Star Friday

The Bermuda Heroes Weekend is underway, with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event taking place last night at City Hall Car Park. The multi day annual event is set to continue with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay today [June 16] from 12 noon, while the Kiddie Carnival and the Pan In The Park will take place on Sunday [June 17] at Victoria Park from 3.00pm. BHW’s... Read more of this article

Road Safety Council On Heroes Weekend

Road Safety Council On Heroes Weekend

With the upcoming National Heroes holiday festivities, the Road Safety Council is reminding the public of the importance of being cautious and safe drivers. Road Safety Council Chairperson Dennis Lister III said, “With the upcoming National Heroes holiday festivities, The Road Safety Council would like to remind the public of the importance of being... Read more of this article

$125K Sponsorship: Bermuda Heroes Weekend

$125K Sponsorship: Bermuda Heroes Weekend

[Updated] The Government announced sponsorship of the 2018 Heroes Weekend Carnival for $125,000 saying this “dynamic new partnership will ensure that Heroes’ Weekend Carnival is sustained long into the future and will be cemented onto Bermuda’s Social and Cultural calendar.” Speaking in the House of Assembly today [June 15], Minister... Read more of this article

Advisory: City Hall Car Park & Street Closures

Advisory: City Hall Car Park & Street Closures

The City of Hamilton is advising the public that there will be car park and road closures in the lead-up to and for the duration and breakdown of Friday night’s [June 15] Five Star Friday event in City Hall Car Park. A spokesperson said, “The City of Hamilton advises the motoring public that there will be car park and numerous road closures... Read more of this article

BHW: Don’t Deface Property To Save Space

BHW: Don’t Deface Property To Save Space

[Updated with photos] While they encourage everyone to be excited for the upcoming event, the organisers of the Bermuda Heroes Weekend said they “cannot support and ask that those of you defacing public and private property in an attempt to save a space for the parade immediately stop.”A spokesperson said, “We here at BHW Ltd.,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Heroes Weekend Lineup Released

Bermuda Heroes Weekend Lineup Released

In less than two weeks the Bermuda Heroes Weekend [BHW] lineup of events will get underway with entertainment available for people of all ages to take part in. There are a number of events on the calendar in addition to the official BHW action. The Bermuda Heroes Weekend line-up starts with 5 Star Friday on June 15th at City Hall Car Park. On Saturday,... Read more of this article

Video: Nova Mas Kiddie Carnival Costumes

Video: Nova Mas Kiddie Carnival Costumes

Leading up to the upcoming Bermuda Heroes Weekend next month, the Bermuda Kiddie Carnival will be held on Sunday, June 3rd. People’s on Church Street and Victoria Street today [May 20] showcased some costumes available for Bermuda Kiddie Carnival from Nova Mas International that include the Lil’ L’Mara, Lil’ Zazu or Lil’ Soleil sections.... Read more of this article

Group Back In BHW Parade After Court Hearing

Group Back In BHW Parade After Court Hearing

Following a hearing in the Supreme Court of Bermuda, Passion Bermuda Presents Nirvana Mas will be part of this year’s Bermuda Heroes Weekend [BHW] Parade of Bands, the group said this week. The popular annual event is set to get underway at 10.00am on June 18th with the new route starting at Clearwater Beach, with the Parade of Bands serving as... Read more of this article