Bahamians in Atlanta
By Arthia Nixon
Bahamas Consul General to Atlanta, Astra Armbrister-Rolle
“I am excited to see you all at the Independence Day Celebrations this year,” said Armbrister-Rolle. “We invite Bahamians all within our jurisdiction to come out and enjoy a day of family, fun and good fellowship.
Armbrister-Rolle, ‘Junkanooer’ also added that there will be a vibrant display of Junkanoo from the Atlanta Junkanoo Group.
In addition to the Atlanta Junkanoo Group, she noted the Conch Heaven Restaurant, Island Cafe Food Truck, DJ Five-O, Bahamians in Georgia Organization and the Independence Committee have selflessly given their time, effort and resources to make this event a success. The Consul General said that it has given all those involved a great sense of pride to share Bahamian culture with Atlanta and the world.
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