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Sandcastle Team: ‘Happy New Year Everyone!’

Sandcastle Team: ‘Happy New Year Everyone!’

The talented team behind the Bermuda Sandcastle Competition is wishing the public a happy new year, using their artistic sand creations to create a sandcastle as a way to ring in the new year in a Bermudian way. The Bermuda Sandcastle Competition posted the photos below saying, “Happy New Year Everyone! Wishing all your shooting stars to rise... Read more of this article

Photos & 360: New Year’s Event In St. George’s

Photos & 360: New Year’s Event In St. George’s

[Updated with video] The Corporation of St. George hosted their New Year’s Eve celebration last night [Dec 31] at King’s Square, ringing in 2023 with music, local entertainment, and the traditional dropping of the Bermuda Onion at midnight. You can view photos from the event below, and all our coverage of New Year’s Eve here.  Read More →

Video: Onion Drops To Welcome In 2023

Video: Onion Drops To Welcome In 2023

The Corporation of St. George hosted their New Year’s Eve celebration at King’s Square in St. George’s tonight [Dec 31], with the event featuring local entertainment and the dropping of the traditional Bermuda Onion to welcome in the New Year. You can view a photo gallery and 360° panoramas from the event here.  Read More →

Videos: People Gathering For NYE Celebrations

Videos: People Gathering For NYE Celebrations

[Updating] People are starting to gather in St George’s where the Corporation of St. George is hosting a New Year’s Eve event this evening [Dec 31] with music playing, vendors on scene and the Bermuda Onion raised and ready to drop at midnight to celebrate the start of 2023. We will have a few updates this evening as the night progresses,... Read more of this article

Video: Policing For New Year’s Holiday

Video: Policing For New Year’s Holiday

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] held a press conference this morning [Dec 30], to provide information on the policing plan for the New Year’s Holiday. The press conference has just concluded and we will have additional information later on, and in the meantime the live video replay is below.  Read More →

MarketPlace New Year’s Holiday Store Hours

MarketPlace New Year’s Holiday Store Hours

The MarketPlace has provided information about their opening hours during the New Year’s holiday. Saturday, December 31 - All stores open 7am – 7pm Sunday, January 1 – New Year’s Day – Closed Monday, January 2 – Shelly Bay, Heron Bay, and Modern Mart open – 9am to 6pm Tuesday, January 3 – Open regular store... Read more of this article

Extravaganza’s NYE Celebration In Hamilton

Extravaganza’s NYE Celebration In Hamilton

The ‘Extravaganza’s New Year’s Eve’ celebration will be held at Albouy’s Point in Hamilton with the promoters saying they “will be celebrating the start of 2023 with an amazing night.” The promotion on Ptix said, “Have an extravaganza New Years Eve this year! From 9pm- 5am on December 31st we will be celebrating... Read more of this article

St. George’s New Year’s Eve Lineup Revealed

St. George’s New Year’s Eve Lineup Revealed

The Corporation of St. George’s revealed the lineup for the New Year’s Eve celebration in the Town of St. George on December 31st, saying they are “placing emphasis on high quality entertainment in a community setting.” The Rt. Worshipful Mayor, George Dowling, III, announces, “Towne traditions are an important element of the Towne’s... Read more of this article

Road Sobriety Checkpoints On New Year’s

Road Sobriety Checkpoints On New Year’s

According to the most recent Official Notices, the Bermuda Police Service will be conducting road sobriety checkpoints over the New Year’s Eve holiday — from Thursday, December 29 2022 to Sunday, 1 January 2023 — with the checkpoints set to take place in Hamilton parish, Smiths, Devonshire, Pembroke, Paget, Warwick and Southampton. The... Read more of this article

St. George’s Onion Drop To Return For NYE

St. George’s Onion Drop To Return For NYE

The traditional Bermuda Onion in St George’s will return to the Towne Square this New Year’s Eve. A spokesperson said, “The Corporation of St. George’s announces the traditional Onion Drop in St. George’s will return to the Towne Square this New Year’s Eve. Plans are underway to make this one of the most memorable and enjoyable events... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Gombeys Continue To Celebrate

Photos & Video: Gombeys Continue To Celebrate

The island’s iconic Gombeys continue to celebrate the New Year, and we caught up with the the H&H Gombey Troupe yesterday [Jan 3]. For photos and videos of more Gombey celebrations of the New Year, click here, for all our coverage of New Year celebrations, click here, and for more than 100 videos of Gombeys over the years, click here to visit... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Gombeys Celebrate New Year

Photos & Video: Gombeys Celebrate New Year

As is traditional, various Gombey troupes are making their way around the island today [Jan 1] to celebrate the New Year, and we caught up with one troupe in St George’s and another troupe making a special visit to the Devonshire home of two centenarian sisters, Glorice Brimmer and Ruby Sampson, who were both delighted by the special performance... Read more of this article

MarketPlace New Year’s Holiday Store Hours

MarketPlace New Year’s Holiday Store Hours

The MarketPlace has provided information about their opening hours during the New Year’s holiday. Friday, December 31 – All stores open 7am – 7pm Saturday, January 1 – New Year’s Day – Closed Sunday, January 2 – All stores open 9am – 7pm Monday, January 3 – Open regular store hours  Read More →