This is a Recurring Event
Next Date: Monday, Oct. 11, 2021

Upcoming Dates

Oct. 10, 2022 Oct. 9, 2023 Oct. 14, 2024 Oct. 13, 2025 Oct. 12, 2026 Oct. 11, 2027 Oct. 9, 2028

The second Monday in October, formerly known as "Discovery Day" or "Columbus Day," has now been dedicated to honoring Bahamian national heroes since 2013. An official National Heroes Day ceremony is held, with a keynote speech by the Prime Minister; heroes from a cross-section of civil society are celebrated with a week of activities.

Many people enjoy the day with family gatherings and beach picnics.

Contact Information:
Bahamas Ministry of Tourism
(242) 302-2000

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