Let's get together Grand Bahama, for the 18th annual Grand Bahama Regatta on Taino Beach September 27th.-30th. Yep! Three days of fun, sun, racing, live music, and much more for the whole family.

According to Harold McPhee, Grand Bahama Regatta Committee Chairman,  though the cost of such an event is well over $100,000, regattas are one of the few culture/sports that brings more people to the island than any other, even Junkanoo, and brings about a great boost to the local economy.

"Junkanoo is normally one day whereas Regatta goes over three to four days. People, when they travel here for regattas, have to eat, sleep, rent cars, etc. That is the reason why it is a greater economic boost and social medium than any other."

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