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Review: BHW Heroes Weekend Parade Of Bands

Review: BHW Heroes Weekend Parade Of Bands

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] ‘Soca kingdom, soca kingdom, soca kingdom – who ready?” Machel Montano’s voice blares from the speakers as the beat kicks in. Then comes Super Blue – ‘Wine and fling it up, wine and wine and fling it up”! And we surely did wine and fling it up all day yesterday at the crème de la crème of Bermuda... Read more of this article

Photo Set #5: BHW Parade Of Bands Event

Photo Set #5: BHW Parade Of Bands Event

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 18] to attend the Bermuda Heroes Weekend 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 Bands revelers. Bermuda Heroes... Read more of this article

Ten Videos: Bermuda Heroes Weekend Events

Ten Videos: Bermuda Heroes Weekend Events

With music concerts, a raft up, and the always popular Carnival grand finale on the schedule, thousands of people enjoyed themselves throughout the multi-day Bermuda Heroes Weekend celebration. This year’s BHW kicked off with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event at City Hall Car Park on Friday [June 15], continued on Saturday [June 16] with the Raft... Read more of this article

Photo & Video Set #4: BHW Parade Of Bands

Photo & Video Set #4: BHW Parade Of Bands

People from across the island made their way to St. David’s on Sunday [June 18] for the Bermuda Heroes Weekend Parade of Bands, with the east end filled with the sounds of soca music and a carnival atmosphere, and the streets of Southside lined with spectators and participants.Bermuda Heroes Weekend got underway with the ‘Five Star Friday’... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: BHW Parade Of Bands 2nd Lap

Photos & Video: BHW Parade Of Bands 2nd Lap

Massive crowds made their way to St. David’s this afternoon [June 18] for the Bermuda Heroes Weekend ’  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 of... Read more of this article

Photo & Video Set #2: BHW Parade Of Bands

Photo & Video Set #2: BHW Parade Of Bands

People from across the island made their way to Clearwater today [June 18] for the Bermuda Heroes Weekend Parade of Bands, with revelers taking part in the popular annual event.Bermuda Heroes Weekend got underway with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event on Friday [June 15], continued with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay on Saturday [June 16], the Pan... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: BHW ‘Parade Of Bands’ Event

Photos & Video: BHW ‘Parade Of Bands’ Event

Crowds of people made their way to Clearwater today [June 18] for the Bermuda Heroes Weekend Parade of Bands; with four bands, Party People, Nova Mas International, Passion Presents Nirvana, and Code Red, all scheduled to be out on the road. Bermuda Heroes Weekend got underway with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event on Friday [June 15], continued with... 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

Longer Route For This Year’s BHW Carnival

Longer Route For This Year’s BHW Carnival

Since the first year of Bermuda Carnival, masqueraders have asked for one thing – more road – and this year, Bermuda Heroes Weekend has doubled the length of the Parade of Bands route to allow masqueraders more time on the road to for an improved carnival experience. The parade kicks off at 10am on June 18th with the new route starting at Clearwater... 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