Goombay Festival is one of the most entertaining events to happen annually on Harbour Island in the Bahamas. From 1PM – 12 AM on August 24th, 2019, the festival will comprise of outlandish entertainment and stylish costumes. Bahamians celebrate this day every year as a festivity of culture and history. The Bahamas represents itself to the highest standard when this festival rolls into town by expressing its unique island life and foods for visitors to try.
Goombay is known all over the Bahamas, but is rarely heard of outside of the islands. Its a type of cocktail that includes Rum, Pineapple, coconut and orange. The combination of all these flavors brings the name Goombay to a whole different level. The tropical flavors of this one drink combined are simply exceptional.
From native Bahamian music to a bounce house,cash prize competitions and delicious drinks and food samples, the options of what to see and do are endless at this annual festivity. If you want to try one of the Bahamas nationally recognized drinks along with some good samples of food, you must give this festival a try. It’s truly an experience you will never forget.