Belize Day in Chicago

Belize Day in Chicago

Belize Day Celebration is once coming to Chicago- and 2017 promises to be super loaded.  This event takes place EVERY 1st Sunday of August and showcases the diversity of our Belizean people, food, art, music, crafts and culture. This year the celebration will be hosted at the Burnham Park 3900 Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, Ill […]

11th Annual Battle of the Drums 2016 – Punta Gorda, Belize

11th Annual Battle of the Drums 2016 – Punta Gorda, Belize

Food and Fete Battle of the Drums Food and Fete (8:00 p.m. – 3:a.m.) at Toledo Community College (TCC) compound in Punta Gorda Town:  This is the term used to describe the opening night of the Battle of the Drums weekend festivities. It will be held on Friday, November 11, 2016 from 8:00 p.m. to […]

Some history of Hopkins Village, Belize

Some history of Hopkins Village, Belize

History of Hopkins Village, Belize An african woman, Sirrian, and her two daughters were the first people to set foot on Hopkins. However, they disappeared unaccountably. The woman had resided in Uganda, Africa which is believe to be the origin of Hopkins first name, Yugadan. In the year 1937, a group of Black Caribs, Garinagu, […]

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