Entertainment Diary, WEDNESDAY
FRI, March 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.
SAT, March 18
Kingston & St Andrew
Shelly and Pookie present Si di Ghetto Weh Wi Come From, at Club Enigma, 6 p.m. to 3 a.m.
Simplicity Promotion presents Pool Party Part 13, at Lime Skin Bump, Duckenfield. Music by Stove Love with Little Ritchie and DJ Dane. Admission: $400.
Wray & Nephew White Overproof Rum, in association with Dwight, Dilly and Ducky, presents Wet Wet Pool Party Part 7, at Farm Community Centre, Farm district, south Manchester. Music by Nite Life, Vybz Squad Sound, Iceberg Million, Shadrock music, Untouchable, and others. Admission: free.
SAT, March 25
Byron Lee's Jamaica Carnival, MoBay Blowout, at Pier 1.
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.
SUN, 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 pre-sold, $700 at the gate, children $250. All proceeds in aid of hip replacement surgery for Damion.
People's Choice 2017 Hair Style Competition, at Knutsford Court Hotel, starting midday. Style categories: weaving, braiding, and fantasy. Total prize money US$3,000. Online registration opens February 13 to March 19. Register by sending a direct message with name and number to Bijouxhairusa on Facebook, or Instagram, or email email@example.com.