One of the highly anticipated events of Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl week is set for Wednesday, Dec. 19 as the fifth-annualMakers Wanted Bahamas Bowl Youth Football Clinic, sponsored by KFC, will take place from 3:30-5:00 pm at the rugby fields next to old Thomas A. Robinson Stadium (adjacent to the National Stadium) in Nassau. The clinic is free and open to boys and girls ages 7-13, and it is held in cooperation between the Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl and USA Football.
The cuisine of The Islands Of The Bahamas will be put on full display from December 12 through 14 as three chefs from the Bahamas National Culinary Team will participate in the United Nations’ Holiday Chef Takeover in New York City.
Chefs Asteir Dean, Kevin Pratt and Celeste Smith will display holiday Bahamian favorites to hundreds of international guests.
Chef Dean, who is leading the trio, said he was excited to be have been selected.
The Islands Of The Bahamas were the sponsors of a VIP Planners Only Breakfast at the recent National Coalition of Black Meeting Planners (NCBMP) 2018 Annual Conference, which took place in New Orleans, LA, November 28 - December 1, 2018.
The Islands Of The Bahamas are enjoying a cheerful holiday season as the destination ends the year on a high note with record tourism arrivals. The Bahamas has seen an over 10 percent increase in international arrivals through the end of 2018 aided by new and revitalized hotel product, new direct airlift from major hubs and exciting new experiences for travelers – and, there’s no slowing down this month. Travelers visiting in December can expect major end of year cultural celebrations, hot deals for last minute travel and, of course, balmy year-round temperatures.
The season of giving continues as Combustion Music prepares to return to idyllic Hope Town, December 7 – 9, for the fifth year of the Combustion Music Hope Town Music Festival. Proceeds from the festival go towards three charities in the Abacos, including the Hope Town Fire and Rescue Department, Every Child Counts and Friends of the Environment.