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‘The Best Bermuda Carnival Experience I’ve Had’

‘The Best Bermuda Carnival Experience I’ve Had’

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] The song goes like this: “It’s all year that we waiting, oh yea, and we anticipating”. That one line pretty much sums up every single carnival masqueraders mindset in the lead up to carnival. This biggest change this year for Parade of Bands was the change of venue – from Southside to town ie the City of Hamilton.... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: BDA Carnival Parade Of Bands

Photo Set #2: BDA Carnival Parade Of Bands

Carnival enthusiasts made their way to the City of Hamilton yesterday [June 17] for the Parade of Bands, the final event of the multi day Bermuda Carnival. The 2019 Bermuda Carnival got underway with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event on Friday. continued with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay on Saturday and the J’Ouvert celebration early Monday morning at... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Carnival Parade Of Bands

Photos: Bermuda Carnival Parade Of Bands

[Updated with video] Carnival enthusiasts made their way to the City of Hamilton today [June 17] for the Parade of Bands, the final event of the multi day Bermuda Carnival.The 2019 Bermuda Carnival got underway with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event on Friday. continued with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay on Saturday and the J’Ouvert celebration early... Read more of this article

Videos: Bermuda Carnival Parade Of Bands

Videos: Bermuda Carnival Parade Of Bands

[Updated] Carnival enthusiasts made their way to the City of Hamilton today [June 17] for the Bermuda Carnival Parade of Bands. The 2019 Bermuda Carnival got underway with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event on Friday [June 14], continued with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay on Saturday [June 15], and the J’Ouvert celebration early this morning [June 17]... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Carnival Isle Of Devils J’Ouvert

Photos: Bermuda Carnival Isle Of Devils J’Ouvert

The Bermuda Carnival kicked off with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event at the City Hall Carpark on Friday, continued with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay on Saturday, and the Isle Of Devils J’Ouvert celebration was held from 3.00am until 8.00am this morning [June 17] at Moresby Plains in Dockyard, with attendees watching the sun rise while partying to... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Bermuda Carnival Raft Up Event

Photo Set #2: Bermuda Carnival Raft Up Event

The Bermuda Carnival weekend continued with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay on Saturday [June 15], with BHW’s Isle of Devils J’Ouvert taking place at Moresby Plains in Dockyard early this morning [June 17]. The Bermuda Carnival Parade of Bands Morning Laps are scheduled to start at 10.00am today while the Afternoon Laps start at 2.00pm followed by Bermuda... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Bermuda Carnival Raft Up Event

Photos & Video: Bermuda Carnival Raft Up Event

The Bermuda Carnival weekend kicked off with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event at City Hall Car Park last night [June 14] and continued with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay today [June 15]. We will have a photo gallery later on and in the meantime the 90 minute live video replay is below.If you are wondering, no our video is not distorted, the water was... Read more of this article

Photos:  5 Star Friday Gets Underway

Photos: 5 Star Friday Gets Underway

The Bermuda Carnival weekend is underway, with the ‘Five Star Friday’ event taking place last night at City Hall Car Park and there are a few photos from very early in the evening as things were getting set up and ready to get underway are below. The multi day annual event is set to continue with the Raft Up at Shelly Bay today [June 15] from 12... Read more of this article

Alternate Bus Routes Due To Heroes Weekend

Alternate Bus Routes Due To Heroes Weekend

Due to road closures in Hamilton for the Bermuda Heroes Weekend, some inbound bus routes to Hamilton will take alternate routes. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Public Transportation advises the public that due to road closures in Hamilton for the Bermuda Heroes Weekend, to be held from Friday 14 June to Monday 17 June, some... Read more of this article

Bermuda Carnival Transportation Options

Bermuda Carnival Transportation Options

The Bermuda Road Safety Council has sponsored mini buses for the upcoming Bermuda Carnival , and the Bermudian will also be up and running to transport patrons at no charge from Albouys Point to the Dockyard, having been sponsored by the Enjoy Heineken Responsibly campaign. In an email sent out, the organisers said, “In case you were concerned about... Read more of this article

Heroes Weekend Road & Car Park Closures

Heroes Weekend Road & Car Park Closures

The City advises the motoring public that there will be numerous road and car park closures in the lead-up and throughout the duration and break-down of this Friday night’s Five Star Friday event in City Hall Car Park as well as the Parade of the Bands event on Monday, June 17th. A spokesperson said, “The City looks to welcome over 10,000 carnival... Read more of this article

Bermuda Carnival Rebrand & Parade Route

Bermuda Carnival Rebrand & Parade Route

The Bermuda Heroes Weekend Carnival is being re-branded to the ‘Bermuda Carnival’ the organisers announced today, and they also revealed the route for the Parade of Bands which is set to take place in Hamilton next month. A spokesperson said, “We are less than one month away from officially celebrating our 5-year anniversary. Are you... Read more of this article

Video: Carnival Costume Design Challenge

Video: Carnival Costume Design Challenge

Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Lovitta Foggo congratulated this year’s winners of the Cultural Apprenticeship Showcase. A Government spokesperson said, “We’re celebrating Bermudian Excellence this Heritage Month. And today, the Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports, the Hon. Lovitta Foggo congratulated this year’s... Read more of this article