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Pineapple Festival

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A young boy eats a pineapple during a contest at the Pineapple Festival.
A crop of pineapples on display at the Pineapple Festival.
A vendor sells pineapples at the Pineapple Festival.
Children participate in the "Pineapple Eating Contest" at the Pineapple Festival.
Girls dancing in a performance at the Pineapple Festival.
Man and woman dancing to music at the Pineapple Festival.
Scene of people gathering at the Pineapple Festival.

Event Dates: May 31, 2018 - June 02, 2018

About this Event

This event is held every year on the Bahamas Labour Day weekend. Bahamians and visitors from all walks of life come together to enjoy and participate in a variety of activities: the Pineapple Eating Contest, Pineapple Cooking Contest, Old Time Pineapple Crazy Sports, 40-Mile Pineapple Cycling Classic, plaiting of the Pineapple Pole, traditional games, live entertainment and the Little Miss Pineapple Princess Pageant.

Venue for the festival is Gregory Town, North Eleuthera.

Admission Fee (if any)


Participation Requirements (if any)

Persons wishing to participate in any of the events can sign up at the site before they begin.

Accessibility Notes: The festival site is easily accessible to persons with mobility impairments and those in wheelchairs.

 Pet Friendly Notes
Pets are not allowed.

For More Information, Contact:

Eleuthera Tourist Office
Queen's Highway, Governor's Harbour, CE
(242) 332-2142 · fax (242) 332-2480
Front entrance of the Anglican Church in Gregory Town
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Gregory Town

Gregory Town, known as "Pineapple City," was named after Governor John Gregory, who was Governor...

Queen's Highway, Governor's Harbour
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Governor's Harbour

Governor's Harbour is the capital of Eleuthera and the center of commerce and government...


Boundaries and names shown do not necessarily reflect the map policy of the National Geographic.

Latitude: 25.391577000
Longitude: -76.556789000
Elevation: 24 FT (7 M)
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