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Bahamas Wedding Contest for Canadians

April 14, 2016 11:22 amViews: 287

16 Canadian couples won an amazing destination Bahamas wedding contest.

Bahamas Wedding Contest for Canadians to celebrate.

One of the 16 Canadian couples who won in the Bahamas Wedding Contest.

NASSAU, THE BAHAMAS – The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism announced its 16 Weddings Invitation promotion for Canadians on June 16, 2016. And on November 16, 2016, at 4pm, the 16 weddings took place simultaneously at 16 different Bahamian locations on 14 of the country’s many islands.

The contest invite was for engaged couples in Canada to select one of sixteen locations within The Islands of The Bahamas for their dream wedding. And to creatively incorporate something that is distinct and indigenous to the islands into their wedding ceremony by using a suggested wedding theme from the provided list.

Contestants then uploaded photos and/or a short video to Along with describing their wedding and why they should be selected to win. Semi-finalists were selected by a panel of judges. And posted on the site for consumers to vote via social media for the most creative entries. The 16 contestants with the most votes formed the winning group of couples who were married in The Islands Of The Bahamas.

  • Bahamas Wedding Contest for Canadians.
    Mark and Lana winners in the 16 Bahamas Wedding contest.

In addition to this, the trip highlights were the diversity, beauty, charm and distinct characters, flavors and cultures of each of the 16 distinct wedding locations. And it provided an opportunity for the 16 newly couples to receive a complimentary dream destination wedding from their host, The Bahamas.

The winning Canadian couples also received complimentary round trip airline tickets from their respective towns to The Bahamas. As well as, hotel accommodations and meals for a minimum of five nights. The hotel ‘s participation  includes the ceremony, cake, flowers and a personal wedding coordinator for each couple.

The Bahamas Wedding Contest Locations, Themes and Hotels for the 16 winning couples.

1. Abaco in Elbow Cay, Hope Town theme is You Light Up My Life. And their stay was at the Hope Town Harbour Lodge.

2. Abaco in Marsh Harbour theme is Nautical Love. And their stay is at the Abaco Beach Resort & Boat Harbour.

 3. Andros theme is Love in the Deep Blue Sea. And their stay is at the Tiamo Resort.

4. Bimini theme is Lost in your Embrace. And their stay is at the Bimini Bay Resort.

5. Cat Island theme is Mystical Love. And their stay is at the Fernandez Bay Resort.

6. Crooked Island theme is Seashell Beauty. And their stay is at Tranquility Bay.

7. Eleuthera theme is Barefoot Lovers’ Bliss. And their stay is at The Cove Eleuthera.

8. Harbour Island theme is Pink Sand Paradise. And their stay is at the Valentine’s Resort.

9. Exuma theme is Seaside Serenade. And their stay is at February Point.

10. Grand Bahama Island theme is Enchanted Encounter. And their stay is at Memories Resort Freeport.

11. Grand Bahama Island theme is Grand Romance. And their stay is at Old Bahama Bay (West End).

12. Inagua theme is Birds of Paradise. And their stay is at Enrica’s Inn & Guest House.

13. Long Island theme is Tropical Dream. And their stay is at Cape Santa Maria.

14. Nassau theme theme is Royal Bliss. Wedding is at the Sapodilla Restaurant. And their stay is at the Atlantis Hotel.

15. Paradise Island theme is Colour Me with Love. And their stay is at the Atlantis Hotel.

16. San Salvador theme is Landfall Elegance. And their stay is at the Riding Rock Resort.

Bahamas Wedding Contest for Canadians Nov 16 2016.

16 lucky Couples won a Bahamas wedding November 16, 2016.

About The Islands Of The Bahamas.
The Islands Of The Bahamas have a place in the sun for everyone. From Nassau and Paradise Island to Grand Bahama to The Abaco Islands. The Exuma Islands, Harbour Island, Long Island and others. Each island has its own personality and attractions. With some of the world’s best scuba diving, fishing, sailing, and boating. As well as, shopping and dining.

The destination offers an accessible tropical getaway. And provides convenience for travelers with pre-clearance through U.S. customs and immigration. As they say, do everything or do nothing, just remember It’s Better in The Bahamas. For more information call 1-800-Bahamas or visit

W&H | The Bahamas Wedding Contest for 16 Canadian Couples.


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