Friday, February 8, 2019

Festival Stays ‘Tru’ To Cultural Roots

The Bahamas Hotel and Tourism Association (BHTA) held its fourth annual Tru Tru Bahamian Festival at the weekend to highlight Bahamian culture and history.

Tourists and locals alike were able to sample Bahamian food, drink, music, displays of traditional games and pastimes, art and craft at John Watlings Distillery. Vendors, entertainers, food and drink suppliers showcased the best of what this nation has to offer.

Brightly-coloured clapboard facades and thatch were used to decorate event tents, which created a “village” ambiance. Partners included Dolphin Cay, Ardastra Gardens, the Bahamas National Trust, Bahamas Football Association, Creative Nassau, the University of The Bahamas’ Art Department and the National Art Gallery of The Bahamas.  Read more >>