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Photos: 2022 Christmas Events, Lights & More

Photos: 2022 Christmas Events, Lights & More

As Bermuda celebrates Christmas today, take a look back at over 1,000 photos from the various events that took place during the holiday season which included Santa arriving at the airport, Rockin’ Around the City Tree, MarketPlace Christmas motorcade, Holiday Fest in  Dockyard, the fireworks display, Christmas Boat Parade, various holiday markets,... Read more of this article

Photos/Video/360: Christmas Lights In West End

Photos/Video/360: Christmas Lights In West End

The island is lighting up with holiday cheer as the island gets set to celebrate Christmas, and you can take a look at some of the festive lights in the west end below. We will have additional galleries of the lights in other locations throughout this week, and you can view all our coverage of Christmas decorations here, and all our coverage of Christmas here.  Read More →

Photos & Video: Santa In St. George’s Event

Photos & Video: Santa In St. George’s Event

The holiday festivities continued in the east end, with the “Santa’s Coming to Town” event held last night [Dec 3] in King’s Square in St. George’s, with music, entertainment, dancing, characters, the Gombeys and of course Santa Claus himself.  Read More →

Photos, Video, 360: International Day Of The Girl

Photos, Video, 360: International Day Of The Girl

An event celebrating the United Nations International Day of the Girl was held today [Nov 20] offering activities including robotics, boxing, rugby, chess, kickboxing, fencing, football, cricket and more. A spokesperson said, “We’re pleased to be able to put this event on again after a 2 year break. Many girls and families enjoy the afternoon and... Read more of this article

Photos, Video, 360: St George’s Seafood Festival

Photos, Video, 360: St George’s Seafood Festival

The St. George’s Seafood Festival was held this afternoon [Sept 18] at Ordnance Island, serving as a “showcase of Bermuda’s rich seafood culture all supported by a strong lineup of local entertainment and thrilling activities for kids of all ages.” A spokesperson  previously said, “The first annual St. George’s Seafood Festival will... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & 360: Pride Parade Block Party

Photos, Video & 360: Pride Parade Block Party

The 2022 Bermuda Pride Parade was held today [Aug 27], with a block party held at Victoria Park in the afternoon following after the Pride Parade, with an array of local entertainment being showcased. You can view coverage of some of the afternoon festivities below, view our live updates from today here, and all of Bernews coverage of this year and... Read more of this article

Photo Set #1: 2022 Bermuda Pride Parade Event

Photo Set #1: 2022 Bermuda Pride Parade Event

[Updated with video] The 2022 Bermuda Pride Parade event is being held today [Aug 27] in the City of Hamilton under a theme of “Love & Live”, with the day starting off with a parade, and a block party is being held this afternoon at Victoria Park and is set to continue until 5pm. Our first set of photos is below, the event is still underway,... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Somerset CC Marches The Cup

Photos & Video: Somerset CC Marches The Cup

The Somerset Cricket Club [SCC] held their ‘Marching of the Cup’ event this evening [Aug 6] to celebrate their victory over St George’s Cricket Club in the 2022 Cup Match Classic, with Somerset captain Jordan DeSilva, on horseback carrying the coveted cup, leading the way as enthusiastic Somerset fans followed. For... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: 2022 Bacchanal Run Event

Photos & Video: 2022 Bacchanal Run Event

The Bacchanal Run event was held yesterday evening [July 30] with revelers taking to the streets to enjoy themselves. A spokesperson previously explained the route would be “commencing on Frog Lane then travel northerly direction to Palmetto Road, then turn left and travel in a westerly direction along Palmetto Road and Marsh Folly Road to Dutton... Read more of this article

Photos: Seniors Treated To Cup Match Tea

Photos: Seniors Treated To Cup Match Tea

An afternoon tea and lunch was recently held for seniors as part of the island’s pre-Cup Match celebrations. Government shared the photos below on social media, saying, “Recently our seniors were treated to afternoon tea and lunch as part of the pre-Cup Match celebrations. Premier David Burt and local dignitaries were guests at the annual... Read more of this article

Photos: 3D Look At Bermuda Day Parade

Photos: 3D Look At Bermuda Day Parade

The 3D pop up graphics below offer a unique look at the Bermuda Day parade, which saw Gombey troupes, dance groups, majorettes, marching bands, floats, and more make their way through the streets of Hamilton. You can view all our coverage of Bermuda Day here, view past 3D photo galleries here, and view ‘virtual art’ themed videos here on Bernews.TV. For... Read more of this article

Photos, Video, 360: Onion Day At Carter House

Photos, Video, 360: Onion Day At Carter House

Bermuda Onion Day was celebrated today [May 28] at Carter House in St. David’s, featuring historic displays and, of course, onions. Introduced to the island in the early 1600s, the Bermuda onion was first exported to the east coast from St. George’s in 1847. Onions quickly became Bermuda’s major export crop, and by the middle of the 19th century,... Read more of this article

Photo Set #3: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Photo Set #3: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Thousands of people lined the streets — some setting up the night before — for the much anticipated Bermuda Day Heritage Parade in Hamilton, which marked the first parade since 2019, with the past two years affected by the pandemic. Participants including the Gombeys, dance groups, motocross riders and more, made their way past an enthusiastic... Read more of this article