People-to-People Tea Party: Nassau & Paradise Island
Available from 3-4 p.m. on the last Friday of each month, January through May and October and November.
Attend a tea party at the historic Government House in Nassau, and be greeted by the Governor General. The tea is hosted by various prominent Bahamian women. Enjoy local bush teas, live music, view a fashion show by local designers and sample locally made sandwiches and pastries. Admission is Free.
Creative Nassau Market
Year Round: Wednesdays and Fridays, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at Pompey Square
This biweekly market showcases a wide range of 'true true' Bahamian handmade products for sale, including straw items, jewelry, paintings, ceramics, music, clothing, pet wares, local fruit popsicles and drinks, and so much more!
It is organized by "Creative Nassau" in collaboration with the Downtown Nassau Partnership. Creative Nassau is a non-profit organization which obtained the prestigious UNESCO Creative Cities designation for the City of Nassau as a City of Crafts and Folk Arts in 2014.
Games are played every Saturday and Sunday from March to November
For more information contact: Inspector Sydney Deveaux / Bahamas Cricket Association Nassau, Phone: (242) 322-1875
Changing of the Guard
A tradition since 1958, the Ceremony features the world-renowned Royal Bahamas Police Force Marching Band and Royal Bahamas Defense Force Guards. It is held every other Friday throughout the year, at 12:30pm. Venue is Government House. Contact: Government House / (242) 322-2020