National Heroes & Benefactors Day

may, 2020

09mayAll DayNational Heroes & Benefactors Day

Event Details

Baron Bliss died on March 9, 1926 and was buried on the Belize City Coastline. A lighthouse was built there in his memory. The date of his death was declared a national holiday and, until 2008, was known as Baron Bliss Day. In 2008, the decision was made to add other benefactors and national heroes for commemoration, including Nicholas Pollard Sr., Samuel Haynes and Sir Isaiah Morter.

Time

All Day (Saturday)

Location

Countrywide