Entertainment Diary WEDNESDAY, April 13

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April 20, 2016
Anthony Minott/Freelance Photographer Two hotties strike a pose during Overdose Entertainment's 'Hawaiian Pleasures' at Sterling Villa in Old Harbour, St Catherine, recently.

HOTPICKS

FRIDAY, April 22

Kingston & St Andrew

This and every Friday, NK Deli and Salsa Society of Jamaica present Pre-Game Fridays, 2-4-1 Happy Hour at New Kingston Conference Centre (upstairs New Kingston Business Centre). Free salsa classes at 6 p.m. Latin dancing continues until 10 p.m. Music by DJ Drizzy Dre & DJ Chan. Telephone: 754-8714.

This and every Friday, Jackpot Sports Bar presents Come Drink With Me, 42 Giltress Street, Rollington Town, Kingston 2. Every Friday and Saturday, reduced prices on all drinks, lots of giveaways, and free tokens to play slots.

Duran Skeng and the Idlers Family present Brown Bottles Part 9, at Charlie Smith High School, Ninth Street, Arnett Gardens. Music by Stone Love. Lots of giveaways for the ladies, including cash, Victoria's Secret sets, and MK bags.

Kingston Central Police Youth Club presents A Nite of Niceness, starting at 4 p.m. at Central Police Station, East Queen Street. Music by Stone Love, with Wee Pow and the crew.

Alex, Klayvon, and Dougie present Fish Fry and After-Party at 2B Shortwood Road. Menu includes escovitch fish, steamed fish, roasted fish, jerked pork jerked chicken curried goat served with potato salad, steamed and fried bammy, rice and peas, and steamed and raw vegetables. Tickets $1,000. Delivery available in Kingston and Portmore. Delivery time:11 a.m. Contact 592-2149, 356-813, 864-1374.

Clarendon

Team Young Gennaz and Bomba Squad present Animal Instincts: Marina and Converse Edition at Tunnel Nightclub, Hayes, New Town. Music by C4 Bomba, Kevin Fameus, Tripple C and Flavaz International.

SUNDAY, April 24

Kingston & St Andrew

People's Choice Hairstyle Contest 2016, at The Knutsford Court Hotel, starting midday. Hosted by Stacious. Style categories: Weaving, braid, fantasy. Total prize money US $3,000. Registration fee: J$1,000. For information, contact 791-9321.

St Luke's Church presents the third staging of its annual concert Reggage Jazz and Blues Gospel Act 111, at the Jamaica College Auditorium, starting at 5 p.m. Featuring Kevin Downswell and his band, reggae gospel performer Gem Myers, jazz pianist Seretse Small, Harold Davis, Grace Jervis, and Mary, Issacs. Admission: $2,000. All proceeds go towards outreach projects.

RasTakura presents the sixth staging of Dispoem, Wordz & Agro Festival, in honour of the founder of dub poetry, Oku Onuora. Venue: Students Pavillion, College of Agriculture, Science and Education, Portland. Patrons are asked to bring organic heirloom traditional seeds to participate in the Seed Fi Seeds Exchange. Admission: free. Donations accepted at the gate.

MONDAY, April 25

Brian 'Ribbie' Chung invites you to come drink a rum to celebrate his birthday, at Ribbiz Ultra Lounge, Barbican Centre, staring 7 p.m.

THURSDAY, April 28

Sherlene and Tavia present a birthday bash called Young, Hot and Sweet at Sherlene's Place, Torrington Lane, Torrington Bridge. Music by Klassic Klymax, with DJ Snow, Glen Stinger, Jiggy Marley, Snr Daley, Welton Irie.

FRIDAY, April 29

St Ann

Dain and Jellete present Mother's Love a Di Greatest, at Miss P HQ, Stepney District, St Ann. Music by Mark Movements. Special guest DJ from America. Guest artistes will be performing. Admission: free. Food and soup also free.

Kingston and St Andrew

BOOM presents Allman Town's Sixth Annual Jamboree at Sabina Park. Featuring Demarco, Devin Di Dakta, Razor B, Bugle, Jahmiel, Gully Bop, Gage, Max Element, Shawn Ice, Nesbeth, Maestro Don, and many more. Music by Soul Kome Movement. Selectors Fire British, Rhyme Up, and Joe Bling. MC: Nuffy. Admission: buy a Boom.

Roger British presents We Nuh Run Dung Fame, Image Edition, at 60B East Queen Street, Ina City Plaza, from 5 p.m. to midnight.

SATURDAY, April 30

Teamfocus presents Old School Rewind, '90s & 2000s retro party, at John Stone Lawn, opposite Mannings Hill Primary. Music by DJ Omari (from Cuddy's sports bar), Killa Tone, and DJ Specialist.

Touch of Blue and the Cheap Mondays Family present Touch of Blue, 10th anniversary, at Weddy Weddy HQ, 41 Burlington Avenue. Music by Stone Love and Black Prince. Special guest selectors AD Ray, Alonzo Hawk, Master Lee, Supa Barry. Also featuring special guest artistes. Admission: $500. Gate prizes and giveaways.

Rumbar Entertainment presents Cups Up, Second Edition, Paparazzi. Come dressed to impress at 14B South Camp Road. Music by DJ Bunnymental, DJ Gugumental, DJ Pittyless.

FRIDAY, May 6

Clarendon

Central Jamaica's first live music series, Clarendon Live, every first Friday at Fyah Side Jerk and Bar, Toll Gate, Clarendon. Featuring Tanya Stephens and Mackeehan. Hosted by Christopher Johnny Daley. Gates open 8 p.m., show time 10 p.m. Admission: $600 presold, $800 at the gate, $1,200 mixed drinks included. Tickets available at Fyah Side Jerk Toll Gate. Call Streetcred Jamaica at 1876-668-0932 or 1876-356-7406 for more information.

SATURDAY, May 7

Kingston & St Andrew

Freedom Ministry presents Songs My Mother Loved, Reflection, a brunch with live music, starting 1 p.m., at The Waterfalls, 160 Old Hope Road, Liguanea, Kingston 6. Cost $2,600. Contact 353-7796, 434-8109, 406-0678.

SATURDAY, May 21

St Elizabeth

Foota Vybzz birthday bash, Spotlight, Paparazzi Edition at Beaux Escape Nightclub, Santa Cruz. Music by Little Richie, Reptile Bling, Jaxx International and DJ Stunna.

SATURDAY, May 28

Kingston & St Andrew

Fada Sonny, in association with Lady Tamara and The Crystal Clear Sound Family, presents his annual Gemini birthday bash called Ah Ya Suh Nice, Pink and White Affair, at 35 Campden Crescent, Marverley, Kingston 20. Music by Crystal Clear with DJ Dan. Video by Video Paul and Live Pics.

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