Belize’s “Flag Raising-Cultural Extravaganza”!
The Celebration of Belize’s Independence:
Belizeans have grown accustomed to the beautiful fireworks displays, stretched across the night sky, creating the perfect backdrop for the Belizean Flag to flow effortlessly in the Caribbean breeze, above hundreds of spectators. This is the “Flag Raising Ceremony,” an annual event which takes place Nationwide on September 20th – 21st.
Entertainment at this Ceremony includes a Fireworks Display, as well as Cultural and Musical performances.
The Cultural Entertainment, which includes dances, encompasses Belize’s diverse cultures giving onlookers a real treat as they unite in celebration of Belize’s 31stIndependence Day Anniversary.
This Ceremony marks the Official Opening of Belize’s Independence Day Celebrations. Honorary guests at this year’s Belize City Flag Raising Ceremony will include: the Mayor of Belize City, the Prime Minister of Belize, the Chief Justice, and the Governor-General of Belize.
During the month of September, the Nation hosts an appealing lineup of activities such as: the 31st Anniversary of Belize’s Independence Day Ceremonies, the Battle of St. George’s Caye Day Ceremonies, Carnival and Jouvert Parades, Carnival after Party, Carnival Motorcade, and more.
Belizeans and travelers absorbing the September Celebratory festivities will find that becoming one with Belize is a truly rewarding experience and yet another reason to fall in-love with Belize!
Embrace that which is Belize: Culture, History, Adventure and mystery, as the Nation celebrates its milestones as a Country, this September, 2012.