Events

Parade in Freeport & Lucaya

Boxing Day Junkanoo Parade

The flamboyant music, dancing and costumes of Junkanoo are publicly judged and awarded, with much crowd support and hollering. This parade follows West Sunrise Highway.
Parade in Freeport & Lucaya

New Year's Day Junkanoo Parade

A highlight of the social calendar, the parade takes over East Mall in Freeport, with extravagant costumes, music, dancing and rum.
Food & Drink in McLean’s Town

McClean’s Town Conch Cracking Festival

Held on National Heroes' Day in October, this marquee competition for sea-snail-shuckers from across the Bahamas sees the conch shells fly. Visitors can also compete.
Summer Festival in Freeport & Lucaya

Junkanoo Summer Festival

Held over three days at Taino Beach, where Junkanoo shacks compete for the Best Music title.