Thursday, July 25, 2013

Junkanoo is headed to Washington DC

Saxons - Photos by TM Photography.
See more on the new Facebook page called, "Junkanoo Parade in The Bahamas".

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The more than 5 million residents of the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area will get the opportunity to see Junkanoo, the premier cultural entertainment expression of The Bahamas on Saturday, August 3, when the Bahamas Embassy in D.C. sponsors a two-day Music and Food Festival.

The event, which will be held at One Veterans Place in Silver Spring, Maryland, a suburb of Washington, D.C., will also feature the world-renowned Royal Bahamas Police Force Marching Band, live entertainment from The Bahamas and a smorgasbord of indigenous Bahamian foods.

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