The first week of July sees the biggest celebration of all things wind-powered and wave-washed sail into town. Small races among the islands and cays are interspersed with parties and feasts.
This annual celebration of Bahamian food, music, crafts and other cultural traditions turns Regatta Point into a night party from Friday to Sunday. Watch out for competitive conch cracking and sugar-cane peeling.
The area's long history of pineapple cultivation is celebrated every June, with a long weekend of competitions, games, demonstrations and (of course) eating, drinking, music and dancing.