Weekend Guide (Feb. 1- Feb. 3)

Tired of doing the same thing every weekend?

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Well…we’ve got the best events around town for you :

Friday

  • MVP Firdays at Pulse Complex on Trafalgar Road (Kingston)
  • C-Sharp Live at Red Bones Blues Cafe in New Kingston (Kingston)
  • Dre & KJ Live at Tony’s Bar on Chelsea Avenue (Kingston)
  • After WORK Jam at Blue Essence Lounge, King’s Plaza (Kingston)
  • Richie Champagne Birthday Party  at Chelsea Fun Bar, Chelsea Avenue (Kingston)
  • De-Stress Fridays at White Dragon Club on Knutsford Boulevard, New Kingston (Kingston)
  • “Baby with the Bathwater” (play)  at the Dennis Scott Studio Theatre; Edna Manley College of the Performing and Visual Arts, Arthur Wint Drive (Kingston) SHOW TIME: 7:30 p.m. Admission: $800, students with ID $400

SATURDAY

  • Get Fit for 2013 with @Courtsjm from 10am – 1pm … they will be having spin and zumba classes in the Constant Spring and Cross Roads stores (In Kingston) and at the Bogue store (in Montego Bay) 
  • Youngster-Goldsmith Track Meet  at the G.C. Foster College, Spanish Town (St. Catherine). This year’s staging will be extremely special as William “Youngster” Goldsmith (after whom the event is named) passed away this year.
  • JAAA/ Puma Development Meet (track and field event)  at the Jamalco Sports Club (Clarendon)
  • Jamnesia (live music jam session) at 8 Mile, Bull Bay (St.Thomas)
  • Youth View Awards at the National Indoor Sports Centre (National Stadium)
  • Footloose at the New Mas Camp (National Stadium)
  • Global 7th Anniversary Couture Indulgence  at Lunar Drive, Harbour View (Kingston)
  • Ms Jolly’s Birthday Bash and Customer Appreciation at Jolly’s Restaurant, Port Henderson Road, Portmore (St. Catherine)
  • Elevate at Club Privilege in New Kingston (Kingston)
  • Sweet Temptation at UWI Student’s Union, Mona (UWI Campus)

SUNDAY

  • Image Pool Party at Constant Spring Golf Club (St. Andrew)
  • After Dinner Sundayz at Tuff Gong International; Marcus Garvey Drive, Downtown Kingston
  • Super Bowl Sundayz at Jolly’s Restaurant; Port Henderson Road, Portmore (St. Catherine)

note: If you would like to watch the Superbowl (at some place other than your home) quite a few restaurants will be facilitating this, a few of them are:

  • @southbeachcafeja (South Beach Cafe`)
  • Cuddy’z Sports Bar and Grill
  • The Pub at Mayfair
  • @UBTandR (Usain Bolt’s Tracks and Records)

If you’d rather take in some culture, then the theatre scene awaits:

SKOOLAZ- The National Pantomime is now playing at the Little Theatre; Saturdays 2:30 pm & 7:30 pm and Sundays 4:30 pm… for bookings call: 926-6129/926-6603

DANGEROUS AMBITIONS- at the Little Little Theatre;  call the ticket office at: 793-2881/589-3012

TWO CAN PLAY – at the Pantry Playhouse; Fridays and Saturdays 8:00 pm & Sundays 6 pm… for bookings call: 960-9845/347-2024

BOY BLUE (starring Oliver Samuels)  at the Theatre Place; Wednesdays – Saturdays 8:30 pm & Sundays 6:00 pm… call the box office at: 908-0040

GLASS SLIPPAZ – at Centrestage Theatre; Tuesdays – Fridays 8:00pm & Saturdays and Sundays 5:00pm … call the ticket office at: 968-7529/960-3585

COURTHOUSE DRAMA – at the Olympia Crowne Hotel; Sunday (Jan.27) 8:00 pm … call: 399-8081 for ticket information

Since it is Black History month, a few persons may want to know a little more about the history of the island, visit:

  • National Gallery of Jamaica
  • The Institute of Jamaica
  • National Library of Jamaica
  • Bob Marley Museum

If you’d like a little activity for the kids take them to:

  • Putt & Play (Kingston)
  • CoCoJam (Kingston)
  • Hope Zoo (Kingston)
  • Jamaica Zoo (in st. Elizabeth)
  • Rockfort Mineral Bath (Kingston)
  • the movies (early movies at 2:00 at @PalaceMovies are held just for children)

A relaxing drive around the island, a peaceful day at the beach or a day at the movies can also prove to be a wonderful way to spend the weekend.

Have a wonderful weekend

PS: If there is an event that you would like to see  in our weekend guide tweet us @whereinja or send us an email at: whereinja@gmail.com .

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