Weekend Guide (May 31 – Jun. 2)

It may be a rainy weekend, but it’s still the weekend…

Let’s have some fun !

Friday:

  • JISA Prep School Championships (Track and Field event) – Stadium East; National Stadium, St. Andrew
  • Hellshire Enviro Fair (hosted by UDC) – Two Sisters cave; Hellshire, St. Catherine From 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Come learn more about the environment as scores of exhibitors engage school children and adults about how to preserve our water systems and marine life.
  • Guinness Frappe Fridays – Muffin Top Cafe`; New Kingston, Kingston. Get 20% off any Guinness Frappe (Follow @Muffintopcafe on Twitter)
  • R.O.C.K.  Star Karaoke (hosted by The Royal Optimist Club of Kingston) – YMCA; 21 Hope Road, Kingston.  Admission: $300   Begins at 6:30 p.m.  
  • Corporate Mingle: Networking with a purpose  – Spanish Court Hotel; 1 St. Lucia Avenue, Kingston From 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.  Admission: FREE 
  • After Work Jam fridays – Malacoda ; Hagley Park plaza, Kingston
  • Friday Night Grill – The Courtleigh Hotel; 85 Knutsford Boulevard, Kingston
  • Live music!  – Red Bones Cafe`; Argyle Road, Kingston
  • Enjoy soothing Jazz music – Christopher’s Jazz Cafe`; ground floor of the Quad Nightclub
  • May Daze – 15 West Kings House Rd, Kingston Admission: $1000; Ladies free before 11 pm
  • MVP Fridays – Pulse Complex; 38 Trafalgar Road, Kingston Appleton flasks on special all night. This staging is FREE once again! (They started to charge at the end of April, but now it seems it has been reverted to the old format)
  • Party Hard – 54B Maxfield Avenue, Kingston
  • In A Di Road Fridayz – Plum Valley, Buff Bay, Portland  From 6 p.m. to 2 a.m.
  • Kirov Carnival REWINE  – 1B Oxford Road, Kingston  Admission: [pre-sold] $2000 [at the gate] $2500; if you purchase from ambassadors, $1800

Ticket Outlets: Xtras (Mall Plaza), Copy Cat (Loshusan Plaza), Significant Details (Pulse Complex) and Salon Splurt (UWI), E-mail gemsofja@hotmail.com or call 839-7150.

  • Uber – Club Privilege; New Kingston Admission: Ladies $1000 (2-4-1 before 1 am);  Men $2000 
  • 5ive – Quad Nightclub; New Kingston

Saturday:

  • JISA Prep School Championships (Track and Field event) – Stadium East; National Stadium, St. Andrew
  • The Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts- Final Year Visual Arts Exhibition – Amphitheater at the Edna Manley College; 1 Arthur Wint Drive, Kingston
  • All About Natural Hair Products Meeting – Christar Villas Hotel; Hope Road, Kingston  From 2 p.m. –  5:30 p.m.
  • 2014 road to Italy 2nd Round of the World Volleyball Championships – University of Technology, Jamaica; 237 Old Hope Road, Kingston  Admission: [adults] $300 for Prelim Round matches and $500 for finals; [children]  $150 and $200  Match times: 9:30am, 11:30am, 6:30pm and 8:30pm…  Come raise the roof for our home team, Jamaica, as they take on Nicaragua, Suriname and Bermuda !
  • Live Jazz & Blues – Trident Hotel; Port Antonio, Portland
  • Fete de la Musique : Alliance Francais – ALLIANCE FRANÇAISE DE LA JAMAÏQUE; 12B Lilford Avenue, Kingston
  • Miss Kingston & St. Andrew Festival Queen Coronation 2013– Louise Bennett Garden Theatre; 36 Hope Road, Kingston
  • Seh Sup’m Poetry & Live Music – Red Bones Cafe`; Argyle Road, Kingston
  • Beach Rave – Little Copa Beach; 8 Miles, Bull Bay, St Andrew …  Admission: [pre-sold] $500 [at the gate] $700; Ladies 2-4-1 before 10 p.m.
  • Starlife Saturdays – Famous Nightclub; Port Henderson Road, Portmore, St. Catherine 
  • Stush.0  – Club Privilege; New Kingston  Admission: $1000; Ladies 2-4-1 before 12 midnight
  • Ultra ++  – Fiction Nightclub

Sunday:

  • 6th Annual Portland Curry Festival – Shan Shy Beach; Port Antonio, Portland

On the theatre scene:

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–  BREADFRUIT IS THE NEW BREAD BABY (by Nomaddz)  – at The Theatre Place; Wednesday – Saturday 8:00 pm & Sunday 6:00 pm … call 479-5628 for ticket information  Thursday is Ladies Night…Ladies 2-4-1

For the kids

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• Putt and Play (Kingston)

 Hope Zoo (Kingston)

 Cocojam (Kingston)

 Book reading from 1 – 2 pm at Bookophilia (Kingston)

• Rockfort Mineral Bath (Kingston)

• The movies (Palace Amusement- Kingston, Manchester, St. James)

• Devon House (Kingston)

• Jamaica Zoo (St. Elizabeth)

• Aquasol Beach Park (St.James)

• Mystic Mountain (St. Ann)

• Dunn’s River Falls (St. Ann)

Try something new:

Tutti-Frutti Frozen Yogurt Shop recently opened in Barbican Centre- 29 East Kings House Road, Kingston… Check it out

Whatever you do this weekend feel free to share it with us in the comments section below or on our twitter account (@WhereInJa).

Enjoy the weekend

P.S.: Remember to follow us on Twitter (@WhereInJa), also send us an e-mail at: whereinja@gmail.com

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