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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: Gombeys In Bermuda Day Parade

Photos/Video: Gombeys In Bermuda Day Parade

[Updated with video] Our fourth and final Bermuda Day Parade photo gallery is in keeping with the tradition of the Gombeys appearing at the end of events, with the final gallery featuring images showcasing the island’s iconic Gombeys, who thrilled the crowds with their performances. According to the parade order list, the Bermuda Day parade ended... 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

Photo Set #2: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Photo Set #2: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

After a two year hiatus due to the Covid pandemic, thousands of people lined the streets for the always-popular Bermuda Day Heritage Parade, which started this afternoon on Front Street and lasted for more than five hours as the parade made its way through Hamilton in front of an enthusiastic crowd. You can view our first set of photos from the Parade here,... Read more of this article

Photo Set #1: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Photo Set #1: Bermuda Day Heritage Parade

Thousands of people lined the streets for the always-popular Bermuda Day Heritage Parade which saw Gombey troupes, dance groups, majorettes, and more make their way through the streets of Hamilton. The parade got underway this afternoon, following the cycling and half-marathon races, which were held earlier in the day. You can view our live updates... Read more of this article

Photos: Purvis Primary Bermuda Day Parade

Photos: Purvis Primary Bermuda Day Parade

[Updated with video] In order to celebrate Bermuda Day, the students at Purvis Primary School held a parade today [May 26] with the classes all showcasing a variety of themes: P2 West [Horse and Buggy], P1 East [Portuguese Culture], P3 East [African Dance], P6 West [Lighthouse Float], P1 West [Dominican Republic], P4 West [Bikers], P3 West [Cultures... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Tree Tops Bermuda Day Parade

Photos & Video: Tree Tops Bermuda Day Parade

The Bermuda Day celebrations have started, with Tree Tops II Preschool hosting a mini-marathon, followed by a rather cute parade today [May 26]. A spokesperson said, “Tree Tops II Preschool celebrated our 20th anniversary in September 2021 – and some of our floats reflect that. We have five classes of students aged between 18 months and 5 years... Read more of this article

Photo Set II: Bermuda Day Half Marathon

Photo Set II: Bermuda Day Half Marathon

After being cancelled in 2020 due to the pandemic, the Bermuda Day Half Marathon Derby returned in 2021, with the race starting from St George’s and ending at Bernard Park. Chris Estwanik finished first in a time of 1:10:28, Lamont Marshall was second in a time of 1:13:01, and Sammy Degraff rounded out the top three by clocking in at a time 1:16.10.... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Heritage Month Mini Floats

Photos & Video: Heritage Month Mini Floats

More than 50 entries were submitted for the Heritage Month Mini-Float Challenge, showcasing a variety of Bermudian themes including traditional Bermuda houses, longtails, coral reefs, cahows, moongates. Gombeys and more. Minister of Youth, Culture and Sport, Dr. Ernest Peets said, “I want to thank our community for participating in this competition.... Read more of this article

Photos: Premier Cheers On Derby Runners

Photos: Premier Cheers On Derby Runners

The Bermuda Day Half Marathon was held on Friday [May 28] with people lining the streets to cheer on the runners, with Premier David Burt among those showing support and enjoying the race. Last night, Premier Burt tweeted, “Great to see so many Bermudians out this morning supporting our runners. We continue to show our resilience as a island &... Read more of this article

Photos: 2021 Sinclair Packwood Memorial Race

Photos: 2021 Sinclair Packwood Memorial Race

[Updated with video] The Bermuda Bicycle Association hosted the Sinclair Packwood Memorial Race today [May 28] as part of the island’s Bermuda Day celebrations, with Dominique Mayho and Nicole Mitchell racing to victory. Dominique Mayho was crowned the Sinclair Packwood Memorial Race champion for the fourth time, while Nicole Mitchell claimed... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Day Race Start In St George’s

Photos: Bermuda Day Race Start In St George’s

Bermuda Day celebrations are taking place today [May 28], including the annual road running race and cycling race. Due to the pandemic there were some changes from past holiday events, with the running race limited to 450 single runner participants. The three hour live stream replay of the Bermuda Day race is below The cycling race was won by Dominique... Read more of this article

Photos: Somersfield Students Create Floats

Photos: Somersfield Students Create Floats

In celebration of Bermuda Day, students at Somersfield Academy created floats, with each class creating a float based on what they feel is important to them and Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “Our Children’s House students created these beautiful Bermuda Day floats in honor of the holiday celebrations. The parents were able to view these today... Read more of this article