Tag: Horseshoe Bay Beach

This Year’s Beachfest To Be Held At Horseshoe

This Year’s Beachfest To Be Held At Horseshoe

The Chewstick Foundation announced that the 9th Annual Beachfest Emancipation Celebration will be back at Horseshoe Bay Beach this summer. A spokesperson said, “After a move to Snorkel Park in the summer of 2013 due to challenges with permits and funding, The Chewstick Foundation is excited to bring the event back to it’s Horseshoe Bay Beach... Read more of this article

Handbag Stolen From Horseshoe Bay Beach

Handbag Stolen From Horseshoe Bay Beach

On Sunday afternoon [May 11] a Smith’s parish woman and her daughter went for a brief walk along  Horseshoe Bay beach leaving behind a handbag, and returned to find that the handbag was missing. A police spokesperson said, “Around 4.15pm on Sunday, May 11, police officers attended a reported theft at Horseshoe Bay beach in Southampton. “It... Read more of this article

Video & Photos: Chewstick’s Kitefest Kicks Off

Video & Photos: Chewstick’s Kitefest Kicks Off

[Updated with additional footage] Crowds of people have made their way to Horseshoe Bay Beach today [Apr 18] for the annual Good Friday Kitefest celebrations hosted by Chewstick.Those in attendance included Premier Craig Cannonier, Governor George Ferguson, the Mayor from Lyme-Regis in the United Kingdom, City of Hamilton Town Crier, Ed Christopher,... Read more of this article

Chewstick To Host KiteFest On Good Friday

Chewstick To Host KiteFest On Good Friday

The Chewstick Foundation is set to host the annual Good Friday KiteFest Celebration at Horseshoe Bay Beach on April, 18th 2014. The event has garnered the support of KeyTech, BTC, Logic, Bermuda Commercial Bank, BELCO, Bermuda’s Best and the Ministry of Public Safety, and is set to feature kite competitions, local entertainment,  a fishcake competition... Read more of this article

Photos: 2014 Bermuda Beach Art Festival Entries

Photos: 2014 Bermuda Beach Art Festival Entries

Circles, swirls, a feather, kissing fish and an octopus were some of the artistic creations gracing the island’s beaches yesterday [Mar 29] as the 2014 Bermuda Beach Art Festival took place  island-wide. The annual competition invites artists of all skill levels and ages to participate in adorning Bermuda’s beaches with beach art, creations... Read more of this article

Slideshow: Kitesurfers At Horseshoe Bay Beach

Slideshow: Kitesurfers At Horseshoe Bay Beach

Yesterday’s [Jan 12] inclement weather may have kept some people indoors, but others rushed out to take advantage of the winds, a few headed for the beach to take advantage of the high winds, with kite surfers seen at Horseshoe Bay Beach. The weather conditions are a result of a cold front passing out way, with the Bermuda Weather Service saying:... Read more of this article

Photos: Rusty Object Washes Up At Horseshoe

Photos: Rusty Object Washes Up At Horseshoe

[Updated] A rusty object washed up at the eastern end of Horseshoe Bay today [Oct 25], and as of this writing workers are preparing to remove the item, which is a few feet long. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said it was reported drifting off South Shore yesterday, and they are working to remove it from the beach and ascertain the... Read more of this article

7 Year Old Boy Rescues Longtail In Distress

7 Year Old Boy Rescues Longtail In Distress

[Updated] An injured Longtail was taken to safety thanks to a sharp eyed 7-year-old boy who spotted the bird at Horseshoe Bay on Sunday. Northlands Primary student Oliver Verster noticed the Longtail in difficulty, and brought it to the attention of the lifeguards. Lifeguard Kainoa Simmons retrieved the bird, and placed it in a large bucket with plans... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Surfers Hit TS Gabrielle’s Swells

Photos/Video: Surfers Hit TS Gabrielle’s Swells

[Updated with video] Today [Sep 11] saw surfers take to Horseshoe Beach this morning and afternoon to take advantage of the remnant swells of Tropical Storm Gabrielle. Below are images of surfers at Horseshoe Bay Beach:Waves ran 3-6 feet in very close combinations with most waves breaking almost right away, but the surfers were lucky enough to get... Read more of this article

Results & Photo Set #2: Sand Sculpture Contest

Results & Photo Set #2: Sand Sculpture Contest

Yesterday [Aug 31] saw the 18th Bermuda Department of Tourism’s Bermuda Sand Sculpture Competition at Horseshoe Bay Beach with over twenty sculptures being built. After the teams spent a better part of the day building their architectural designs, a group of three judges wondered amongst the artistic creations to decide on the winners of this year’s... Read more of this article


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