Entertainment Diary - THURSDAY, July 21
Reggae Sumfest Sound Explosion, at Pier 1. Music by Fire Links, Tony Matterhorn, Stone Love, Metro Media, Black Kat, Pieces, Ikel Marvelus and Team Shella. Powered by Super Strong. Tickets: Presold $1,800 or US$15, and $2,000, or US$17 at the gate.
Reggae Sumfest Dancehall Night, at Catherine Hall. Featuring Beenie Man, Bounty Killer, Popcaan, I-Octane, Agent Sasco, Ishawna, Dexta Daps, Romain Virgo, Spice, Nesbeth, Ding Dong, Masicka, Chi Ching Ching, Charly Black, Vershon, Harry Toddler, Tanto Blacks, Jahmiel, Ryme Minista, Devin Di Dakta, Dre Zee, Don Andre, Ricky Teetz, Teejay, Savage, Clymaxx. Backing Bands Ruff Kutt Krew, and Warrior Love. MCs Ms Kitty, GT Taylor, DJ Bones. Gates open 7 p.m. Show time 9 p.m. Tickets: presold $3,200, or US$27, and $3,500, or US$29 at the gate. VIP $6,000, or US$49.
SATURDAY, July 23
Reggae Sumfest Reggae Night, at Catherine Hall. Featuring Super Cat, Barrington Levy, Luciano, Sanchez, Tarrus Riley, Busy Signal, Christopher Martin, Nature, D-Medz, Nicky Slick, Dann I, Adahzeh. Backing Band Warrior Love. House music by Ikel Marvelus and Team Shella. MC's Barry G, Elise Kelly, Paula-Anne Porter. Gates open 7 p.m. Show time 9 p.m. Tickets: Presold $4,700, or US$39, and $5,000, or US$41 at the gate. VIP $7,500, or US$62. VIP $6,000, or US$49.
Role Model Entertainment presents Hashtag, the ultimate summer experience, at Ewarton Sports Complex, St Catherine. Free Island Shake mixes for ladies, VIP area with free bottle service. Admission $500, ladies two-for-one-before 11 p.m., lifestyle lounge $1,000.
Kingston & St Andrew
Inna Yaad Promotion presents Impy Skimpy N Heels Sixth Anniversary, Formal Affair, at Inna Yaad Headquarters, Golden Spring, St Andrew.
SUNDAY, July 24
Simply Promotions presents Waterdrops Anniversary, at Water Park, Nannyville Gardens, Kingston, from 2 p.m to10 p.m. General admission $1,000, VIP $2,000, which is drink and food inclusive, has a dry area and hassle-free bar. Ladies free before 4 p.m., before 6 p.m. Free tattoo and piercing before 6 p.m. Music by Black Addiktion, Boom Boom, Hotta Rice, Bunny Mental, Naj Supreme, Two Food, East Squad, and DJ Biggs
Portmore Chorale, featuring Vincentio (saxophonist) presents A Marvelous Encounter, at Riverside United Church, Kingsvale, Hanover, at 5:30 p.m. Admission: Adults $500, children $150.
THURSDAY, July 28
Dream Live Concert, at Cayenne Beach, Negril. Featuring Elephant Man, Bounty Killer, Popcaan, Spice, Ding Dong, Masicka, Bella Blair, Miss Kitty, and others.
FRIDAY, July 29
Colour Colour Events presents Colour Colour, Urban Nightlife, Seventh Edition, at The Alterry, Priory, St Ann. Admission $700.
SATURDAY, July 30
Kingston & St Andrew
Revealed, the short shorts edition, at The Club Half-Way Tree Mall. Admission $300. Free tattoos, piercings and jello shots.
Sharon and Ricky Spanglers present their fourth Anniversary, Short Shorts vs Tights, at Racey Place, 34 Camp Road, beside Traffic Court stop light. Music by Venamous Squad. Selector Mix Up Shaka and Fire J. Free body piercing and giveaways for the most X-rated outfit (fan, blender, DVD and phones).
Allman Town Police Youth Club presents Fun day and After-Party 16, at National Heroes Park. Activities include football, netball, volleyball, dominoes, table tennis, bun-eating, dancing and singing, beer and soda drinking. Entry free $1,000 per club or team.
SUNDAY, July 31
Shades Night Club presents Shades Pon De Beach, at Sugar Pot Beach, Rio Nuevo, St Mary. Featuring Spice, Devin Di Dakta, Macka Diamond, Twin of Twins, Mileylous, Shades Exotic Divas as Bad Boyz Entertainment, and others. Tickets $1,500 presold, $2,000 at the gate, $3,000 VIP.
Portmore Chorale, featuring Vincentio (saxophonist) presents A Marvelous Encounter, at Church of the Good Shepherd, Braeton Boulevard, Portmore, at 5 p.m. Admission adults $800, children $200.
Oasy and Mighty present Full Blast, All White Anniversary, at Hill 60 Square, Harbour View, Kingston 17. Featuring Emperor, Mad Max, and DJ Dane. Giveaways every hour. Photographs by Hot Shots and Jigswag Photos.
WEDNESDAY, August 3
Tequila Wednesdayz Family, in association with Damion, presentS Tequila Wednesday, Sixth Anniversary, at Rotty's Bar, Stony Hill, St Andrew. Music by Super Mix.
SATURDAY, August, 6
Bembe Style, Photo Shoot Edition, at Top Deck Sports Bar, Glengoffe, St Catherine. Dress code, elegant. Music by Supermix, Teflon International Sound, Flabba Dabba, and DJ Shawn.
SATURDAY, August 13
Free Flow Promotions presents Free Flow Part 10, barbecue and dance, at York Sports Complex, St Thomas. Music by Mello Construction, Tony P, Kevin Genius, Five Star, DJ Sipple and others. Tickets $500.
SATURDAY, August 27
Kingston & St Andrew
Allman Town Police Youth Club presents Awards Ceremony and Dinner, at the St Matthew's Church Hall, 28-30 Weeville Gordon Street, Kingston 4. Seating $1,000, Cocktail 7:30 p.m.
Nable presents Clean Money, All-white Edition, Fish Fry and After-Party, at Club Yard, Brooks Level Road, Stony Hill, St Andrew. Music by Black Money Sound, Tony Pele Hype, Wimpy Hype, DJ Bam Bam. Menu fried and steamed fish, jerked pork and chicken, barbecued chicken. Tickets $1,000.