When the Progressive Liberal Party won the election in 1972 they quickly met with British government officials to come to an agreement of an independence constitution. July 10th 1973 was the first day the Bahamian people became completely independent from Great Britain.
Bahamian people are now out and about to celebrate their independence. Festivals and much more are being had to celebrate. Check below to learn more.
|Wednesday 10th July||People’s Junkanoo Rush Out – 3:00am|
|Wednesday 10th July||Culture Rama – St. Gregory’s Church 10:00am until|
|*Wednesday 10th July||Crab-A-Ganza – R.M. Bailey Park (12:noon – 6:00pm)|
|Wednesday 10th July||Independence Reception – Government House|
|6:00pm – 9:00pm|
|*Bahamas All Star Youth Development Band|
- Bahamas 40th Independence (coutureclassique.wordpress.com)
- Bahamas celebrating 40th anniversary of political independence (antiguaobserver.com)