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Posted by:Aug 1st 2010, 06:50:59 pm
Fig Tree News Teamhappy august monday, bahamas!

the first monday in august celebrates the emancipation of slavery in the british colonies in 1834, and is celebrated with a junkanoo rushout, a day of
beaching, sailing, and regattas throughout the islands.

in new providence (nassau) old slave villages such as gambier in the west and fox hill in the east have their own special celebrations.

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