Entertainment Diary — THURSDAY
Silent Carnival Easter Weekend presents Shhh! Whisper! The Silent Headphone Party at Club Panda, Pines Plaza, Junction. Contact 585-0953 for more info.
FRI, April 14
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.
Seafood Fiesta, after-work link-up, at Jacob's Place, Kings Plaza, with mouthwatering seafood on sale and big-screen projector, showing music videos from the '60s, '70s, '80s & '90s.
Melody presents her birthday party, cookout edition, called Badmind Can't Stop We, at the corner of Blount and Bond streets. Music by Kirk Linkage and The Crew. Menu includes chicken, pork, fish dishes. Tickets $1,000.
National Parent-Teacher Association of Jamaica presents its 10th Anniversary Cuba Excursion, Santiago de Cuba, for four days and three nights. Costs: single US$800, double US$745, triple US$730, children under 12 sharing in double US$638. Costs include airfare, accommodation, transportation, and tour. Contact 612-5707 and 564-2811.
SAT, April 15
Silent Carnival Easter Weekend presents Taste of Silence, The Headphone Party, at Ocho Rios Jerk Centre, contact 974-2549 for more information.
Hennessy Dancehall Week presents Hennessy British Link-Up at Caribbean Queen boat bock, downtown Kingston.
Bacchanal Jamaica 2017 Beach J'Ouvert, at James Bond Beach.
Kingston & St Andrew
Alka-Vybz, at Sabina Park, South Camp Road, Kingston, from 9 p.m. - 2 a.m. Music by ZJ Liquid, The Uncontainables, DJ Banka, and DJ Nicco. Hosted by Nikki Z, and Ambassador Daniiboo performing live. Admission: Ladies two-for-one $1,500 (presold only); general: $1,000 presold, and $1,500 at the gate; VIP: food inclusive $2,500 (presold only).
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.
TUES, April 18
Hennessy Dancehall Week presents Hennessy Yellow and White, at Caribbean Queen boat dock, downtown Kingston.
FRI, April 21
Hennessy Dancehall Week presents Boat Dock, at Caribbean Queen boat dock, downtown Kingston.
Bacchanal Jamaica 2017 Bacchanal J'Ouvert and Road March, at Mas Camp.
SAT, April 22
Progressive Production, in association with Colette, presents a round robin and birthnight celebration called Real People do Real Things, Part Three, at Colette's Place, 2 Dorien Avenue, Marverley. Music by Xzibit Disco, with Gabbie and Di Crew.