Count Basie Square, Freeport

Get to the heart of Bahamian cultural life at Count Basie Square, a public plaza hosting live music events in the evenings. By day, explore the stores, restaurants, and bars surrounding the peaceful square. Do a little souvenir shopping, and then refuel at one of the varied eateries. After dark, the plaza transforms into a hub of local entertainment. The speakers here get turned up loud, so be prepared to be a little overwhelmed at first. Work out when and for how long to visit Count Basie Square and other Grand Bahama Island attractions using our handy Grand Bahama Island tour itinerary tool .
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  • The square is a gathering place for Bahamians and tourists alike. There are concerts and other cultural activities in the square, we enjoyed 2 concerts both were quite enjoyable.  more »
  • Count Basie Square has an amazing juice stand. You can pick fresh ingredients from several different fruits and fresh coconut milk. They will open the coconut with a machete while you watch and blend ...  more »
  • A super comfortable and cozy place, also has some wonderful drinks like bahama mama and the food super tasty, I recommend a swim in the lucaya Beach after a stop in this wonderful place
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