Entertainment Diary — WEDNESDAY
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 18
This and every Saturday, Magnum Belleh Saturdays, the ultimate dancing party, at 28 Derrymore Road. Admission: free.
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 Nightclub, 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 smartphone.
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 energised by Nitro NRC.
Kingston & St Andrew
This and every Monday, Shella Mondays, at Melrose Avenue, intersection of Maxfield and Chisholm avenues, from 6 p.m. to midnight.
FRIDAY, February 24
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.