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Photos: Nirvana Kids At BHW Carnival Launch

Photos: Nirvana Kids At BHW Carnival Launch

The Bermuda Heroes Weekend [BHW] hosted their annual launch last night [Jan 14] at the Fairmont Southampton, featuring Party People, Intense, Nova Mas International, Passion Bermuda, and Code Red BDA; with the event also showcasing the costumes for Kiddie Carnival from Nova Mas International and Nirvana Kids.The photos below show the Nirvana Kids... Read more of this article

BHW Organisers Say 2017 Marks Its “Best Year”

BHW Organisers Say 2017 Marks Its “Best Year”

Bermuda Heroes Weekend [BHW] 2017 had its “best ever year” since the event’s inauguration in 2015, with “more than 700 visitors and more than $2 million in revenue for the island”, according to organisers. A spokesperson said, “The event attracted a total of 736 visitors, an increase of almost 200 visitors from last year,... Read more of this article

Photo Set #4: BHW ‘Last Lap’ Parade Of Bands

Photo Set #4: BHW ‘Last Lap’ Parade Of Bands

Massive crowds made their way to St. David’s on Monday [June 19] for the Bermuda Heroes Weekend ’Last Lap’ Parade of Bands, with the east end filled with the sounds of soca music and a carnival atmosphere. The streets of Southside were lined with spectators and participants who came by the thousands to take part in or watch the Parade... Read more of this article

Photo Set #3: Heroes Weekend Parade Of Bands

Photo Set #3: Heroes Weekend Parade Of Bands

Bright coloured outfits, music and dancing were the order for the day as thousands of people made their way to the east end on Monday [June 19] to attend the Bermuda Heroes Weekend ’Last Lap’ Parade of Bands at Southside. The streets of Southside were lined with canopies and saw spectators flock in high numbers to watch the Parade of... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Heroes Weekend Parade Of Bands

Photo Set #2: Heroes Weekend Parade Of Bands

Thousands of people made their way to the east end today [June 19] fighting long lines of slow moving traffic to either watch the finish of the Edward Cross Long Distance Comet Race in St. George’s or attend the Bermuda Heroes Weekend ’Last Lap’ Parade of Bands at Southside. The streets of Southside were lined with pop-up canopies... Read more of this article

Photo Set #1: Heroes Weekend Parade Of Bands

Photo Set #1: Heroes Weekend Parade Of Bands

[Updated with more photos] The Bermuda Heroes Weekend got underway with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event at the National Sports Centre on Friday [June 16], continuing with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay on Saturday [June 17], the Pan in the Park at Victoria Park on Sunday [June 18]. The J’Ouvert celebration took place from 3.00am until 8.00am this... Read more of this article

Traffic Advisory: Expect Delays In The East End

Traffic Advisory: Expect Delays In The East End

The Police are reminding the public to exercise patience and expect delays in the east end today [June 19] due to the Bermuda Heroes Weekend [BHW] festivities in the Clearwater Beach, St. George’s area. A police spokesperson said, “The motoring public is reminded to exercise patience and expect delays in the east end today due to the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: BHW Holds J’Ouvert Celebration

Photo Set #2: BHW Holds J’Ouvert Celebration

The Bermuda Heroes Weekend kicked off with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event at the National Sports Centre on Friday, continued with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay on Saturday, the Pan in the Park at Victoria Park on Sunday, and the J’Ouvert celebration from 3.00am until 8.00am this morning [June 19] at Bernard’s Park, with attendees watching the... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Heroes Weekend J’Ouvert

Photos: Bermuda Heroes Weekend J’Ouvert

The Bermuda Heroes Weekend kicked off with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event at the National Sports Centre on Friday, continued with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay on Saturday, the Pan in the Park at Victoria Park on Sunday, and the J’Ouvert celebration from 3.00am until 8.00am this morning [June 19] at Bernard’s Park, with attendees watching the sun... Read more of this article

Celebrating Our Bermuda National Heroes

Celebrating Our Bermuda National Heroes

Bermuda is celebrating National Heroes Day today [June 19], 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

Video: BHW Continues With Pan In The Park

Video: BHW Continues With Pan In The Park

The Bermuda Heroes Weekend events continued today [June 18] with the ’Pan in the Park’ event in Victoria Park in the City of Hamilton.BHW will continue tomorrow with the J’Ouvert Celebration from 3.00am until 8.00am at Bernard’s Park, and the Parade of Bands will be held on Monday at Southside starting at 2.00pm. Related... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Heroes Weekend Raft Up

Photos: Bermuda Heroes Weekend Raft Up

The Bermuda Heroes Weekend line-up of events continued today [June 17] with the BHW Raft Up held at Shelly Bay Beach this afternoon. The Raft Up saw boats anchoring in the area and people either gathering on the beach or making their way by swimming to get closer to the floating barge that housed the sound system. The event which was free to attend... Read more of this article

“PURE The White Party” Set For Tomorrow

“PURE The White Party” Set For Tomorrow

All systems are go for one of Bermuda Heroes Weekend most anticipated event , the ‘PURE The White Party.’ A spokesperson said, “This years the event will be held Sunday June 18 on the Patio at Pier 6, Front Street. This is a much smaller but more upscale venue. Rowan “Wild Apache” Ramotar is promising an unforgettable night... Read more of this article