The National Celebration Commission announces the 2018 September Celebrations Theme Competition.

All Belizeans living at home or abroad are invited to submit their ideas for the theme of the 2018 September Celebrations in commemoration of the 220th Anniversary of the Battle of St. George’s Caye and the 37th Anniversary of Belize’s Independence.

The theme should not be more than ten (10) words. Multiple entries are allowed and the winner will receive a cash prize of $1000 and an invitation to the official ceremonies during September.

Submissions can be emailed to: or dropped off at NICH office on Regent Street, the Bliss Center for Performing Arts on Southern Foreshore in Belize City or at any of the offices of the districts of the Town Councils or call the secretariat at 227-2110 for more information.

Deadline for submission is Friday June 22nd, 2018.