Fishermans Fest in July is one of the best events on Harbour Island in the Bahamas. This annual festival highlights Spanish Wells’ fishing industry and enhances visitor experiences. It features competitive fishing tournaments, delicious fresh seafood dishes like lobster thermidor, conch, conch salad, conch fritters and fried fish.
Drinks and local sweets such as homemade coconut ice cream, coconut pies, guava duff, live entertainment, games such as hoopla and darts, and authentically handmade arts and crafts. Other activities include a “build your own boat” competition, hot dog eating contest, and Treasure Hunt for the youngins. The evening concludes with a fireworks show on the water.
If your looking to learn more about the local fishmongers, seafood markets, and general industry; visit one of the hotels in Harbour Island in the Bahamas for a true seafood experience. The cost is $10.00 on Fridays and $15.00 on Saturdays A free drink is also included.
Come check out Harbour Islands Bahamas Fish Fest, and see how much fun your catch can be!