Entertainment Diary , TUESDAY
FRIDAY, February 17
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
SATURDAY, February 11
Kingston and St Andrew
Julia presents We a Lock di City, at Troja Football Field. Music by Turbo Fresh. Guest selector: Cedrick Hype. Admission $200. Pictures by Graffiti Entertainment.
Scuddy and Lisa present, Destiny, at Edward Lane off Shortwood Road. Food and refreshment on sale.
This and every Saturday, Magnum Belleh Saturdays, the ultimate dancing party, at 28 Derrymore Road. Admission: free.
Bare as you Dare, Skimpy Edition, Short Shorts vs Short Skirt, at Steve Madden Plaza, 173 Orange Street. Music by Alonzo Hawk, Road Shella Unit, and DJ Unknown Mainframe. Photographs by Bokeh Photography. Prizes for the shortest shorts and skirts. Giveaways every hour.
Chucku and Angie present, Seduction, Fully Loaded, at Watchwell Square. Music by Bass Odyssey. Giveaways incluse tablets and Victoria secret products.
MONDAY, February 13
Kingston & St Andrew
This and every Monday, Shella Mondays, at Melrose Avenue, intersection of Maxfield and Chisholm Avenue, from 6 p.m. to midnight.
TUESDAY, February 14
Valentine Music Festival, at Sligoville, Jame's Mount, G's Resident. Featuring Mamma's Boy, Kenneth Culture, Abajonai Kushites, Super Blacks, Filantro Lavah, Ornella, Chicken Hawk, Small Voice, Ras Zacharri, Jah Mike, and Congo Billy, Empress Reggae, Don Sheriff, DJ Banks, Ashley, Sacratchylus, and Sobraato. Music by Sound Topics. Backing Band: Ruff Cut. Admission: $500.
SATURDAY, February 18
Chocolate Fusion, a Valentine's day party, at Club Pure, Lemars Plaza, Christiana. Music by Stone Love, Superphonic, Pink Panther, Stunt and Mighty, and DJ Nile. Free chocolate and roses for the first 50 ladies. Admission: Reg $500, VIP $1,000 mixed drinks inclusive.
Bad Boss DJ Sherlock presents his Birthday Bash, at Paris Ville Night Club, Willow Gate Plaza, Mandeville. Featuring Charly Black, and Terminal DG from Canada. Admission: $300.
ONV Promotions, Xquisite Mane, and Max's Hair Care present, Only You, a Valentine's Boat Party. Boarding and photo shoot at Mahogany Beach Ocho Rios, at 4 p.m. After party at Ocean's 11, Ocho Rios. Music by DJ Nicco. Tickets: $3,500. Giveaways: 32" flat screen TV, 15.6" laptop, and a smart phone.
TP Promotions presents, Tropical Storm Cat3, Red and Black Edition. Music by DJ Ashile from Irie Fm, DJ Mark Movements, DJ Kentucky, Fantasy Beach, Priory, St.Ann. Admission: $300, fully Energized by Nitro NRC.
FRIDAY, February 24
Kingston & St Andrew
Music is Life Food Festival, at Luxurious Jerkaz Restaurant and Club, 55 Old Hope Road. Featuring: Kenneth Culture, Abajonai Kushites, Nitty Kutchie, Super Blacks, Filantro Lavah, Ornella, Chicken Hawk, Small Voice, Ras Zacharri, Jah Mike, and Congo Billy. Backing Bands: Ruffcut, Kasha Roots Band, DJ Banks, Woosh International Popular Sound. Admission: $1,000.
Nick the Cricketer and The Crick Squad present, Maxfield premier League, at Clubs Corner, 6 Fitzgerald Avenue (off Maxfield Avenue). Music by Love Dust, guest selectors Spredy GloryOddi Frass, and Tommy Diamond. Special guests: Chris Gayle, Nikita Miller, Sadiki Bolt, and Damion Jacobs. Giveaways start at midnight for the best dressed.
SATURDAY, February 25
Praise and Laughter, at C&C Southbeach, 2 Brompton Road, New Kingston. Featuring Kevin Downswell, Rondell Positive, Ity and Fancy Cat, Bello and Blackka, Leighton Smith, and iWorshipp. Admission $1,200 presold, $1,500 at the gate. Infoline 542-4160
Lenni British presents, It A Work, at Red Bull HQ, Drewsland. Music by Pelpa Sound. Photos by Foster Shots.
Stop The Violence Music Festival, at Nazareth School Ground, Manchester. Featuring: Kenneth Culture, Super Blacks, Filantro Lavah, Ornella, Chicken Hawk, Small Voice, Jah Mike, Congo Billy, and others. Admission:Adults $500, children $100.
TUESDAY, February 28
Kingston & St Andrew
Everard Smith also known as Esquire, launches his book titled, BIRTH, at Red Bones Blues Cafe' from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Contact 929-9545 extension 305 for further details.
Marlon, in association with St. John's Wholesale Liquors and Everything Prints present, Pre-Ash Wednesday Fiesta, at Fren and Company Lawn, 134 Brunswick Ave., Spanish Town. Music by Denny Hype, Team Wire, DJ Ice Kid, DJ Pepes. Part charity event.
WEDNESDAY, March 1
Prominent Promotions presents, Rampage di Carnival Edition at Lets Drink Sports Bar, Frankfield Square. Music By Super Phonic, Niney Badness, and Dane Hype.
SATURDAY, March 4
Kingston & St Andrew
Bloodstain Entertainment and RME Musiq present, GOOD LIFE, tenth anniversary, black and white edition, at D'Clubhouse, Temple Hall. Admission: $500.
Krazy Kris, of Kool 97 FM presents, Reasons, a night of endless love songs, at Jewels International resorts, Portmore, at 8 p.m. Music by Krazy Kris, Senor Daley, Welton Irie. Admission: presold $800, $1,000 at the gate.
Bulla and Karen present Full Black, at Peter's Lawn, New River. Music by the Mighty King Sound, featuring Big Pun, DJ Vibez, Fire Finger, Don Squad, DJ Fresh, Traxxx Hype, and Little Wicked.
Multicare Foundation Schools Visual Arts Exhibition at the Jamaica Conference Centre, Downtown Kingston, 10am - 5pm.
SATURDAY, March 11
Vinnette presents, Short Shorts Invasion, at Chillspot (across from STETHS). Music by Traxx Hype, Big Pun, DJ Vibes, and DJ Chucky. Featuring Crystal the Magnum dancer. Phone card giveaways every hour.
SATURDAY, March 18
Wray and Nephew White Overproof Rum in association with Dwight, Dilly and Ducky present,
Wet Wet Pool Party Part 7, at Farm Community Center, Farm District, South Manchester. Music by Nite Life, Vybz Squad Sound, Iceberg Million, Shadrock music , Untouchable and others. Admission Free.
SATURDAY, March 25
Simple Ting, All White Reshuffle Edition, at Central Village Community Centre. Music by Ciroc Sound, Rockwildaz, Dj Humma, Bishop Escobar. Pictures by Check it Out. Best dressed female gets $10,000.
SUNDAY, March 26
Jackson Seventh Day Adventist Church presents, The Damion Reid Benefit Concert, at the Simons All-age School. Featuring Jodian Pantry, Carey and Sharilyn Sayles, and Brother West. Tickets: $500 presold, $700 at the gate, children $250. All proceeds in aid of hip replacement surgery for Damion.
FRIDAY, March 31
Kill Dem Wid Style, at Atlantic Pub, Stony hill, Mount Salus. Music by Killa Tone Extreme Sound, San Hype, Fire Goose, DJ Mop Head from Montego Bay. Fish Fry ticket: $1,000. Prize for sexiest female US$100.
FRIDAY, April 14
National Parent-Teacher's Association of Jamaica presents it's tenth anniversary Cuba excursion, Santiago de Cuba, for four days and three nights. Cost: single US$800, double US$745, triple US$730, children under 12 sharing in double US$638. Cost includes airfare, accommodation, transportation, and tour. Contact 612-5707, and 564-2811.
SATURDAY, April 15
Bacchanal Jamaica 2017 Beach Jouvert, at James Bond Beach.
Kingston & St Andrew
Top Dockis Promotions presents, Clean to Me Step Anniversary, Posh Lifestyle, at Little Copa, Eight Miles, Bull Bay. Music by World Boom, Chris Dymond, and Calico. $50,000 cash giveaway, and $50,000 in cash prize giveaway for raffle. Admission $300 early bird, $400 mid season, $500 at the gate, VIP $2,000. Contact 895-5981 for details.
FRIDAY, April 21
Bacchanal Jamaica 2017 Bacchanal Jouvert and Road March, at Mas Camp.
FRIDAY, April 28
Krystal Barbie presents her birthday bash called, They Hating but They Broke Tho, at Hillside Plaza Roof, Bayside, Portmore. Music by Cute Eye Productions, Bumpy Cash, Ikel Mervlus, Flabba Dabba, and Six Killer. Best dressed male and female wins $10,000 each. Other prizes and surprises