Entertainment Diary Saturday
MixMaster Ovadose presents Detention Fifth Anniversary, Black vs Gold Dun Dem Edition, at Amnesia Nightclub, Ocho Rios. Music by Digital Chris, Presley Hype, Top Shatta Sound, Team Mix, and Believe. Live performances by Deep Jahi, Teflon, Stain Rapidburst, and Dun Dem Rocker.
SUN, July 16
Big Pimpin Pool Party, at Old Castle, Rockfort, from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Music by Chromatic, Escobar, and Chaddy G. Complimentary shots all day. Admission: $2,000 presold only. Waterproof phone case with each ticket
Portmore Chorale, conducted by Delroy Williams and Paul Pinto, presents a summer concert called I'm Amazed, at St Stephen's United Church, Cross Roads, Kingston, starting at 5 p.m. Special guest: Vincentio on saxophone. Admission: adults $800, children $200.
TUES, July 18
#ThickLife, Nude Edition, at Steve Madden Plaza. Music by Sound Govament.
SAT, July 22
Amnesion, The Ultimate Soca vs Dancehall Colour Festival, Batty Rida vs Swimwear Edition, at Gee Wee car Park, 1A Caledonia Drive, Cross Roads, from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Attractions: unlimited paint, water trucks, unlimited liquor, paint balloons, soca session, and more. Admission: $700 presold, $1,000 at the gate. Ticket outlets: Di Trendz in Half-Way Tree, Sadike's Fashion of London at Portmore Mall, and Spanish Town Urban Warehouse in Heritage Mall.
SUN, July 23
Mardi Gras at the Pool, at La Vita Ville, 4A Kirkland Avenue, East Kirkland Heights, Red Hills. Hosted by Beenie Man, Kadzii Porter, and Team Unknown. Music by ZJ West, DJ Mental, DJ MarioFocused, DJ Ruxie, and DJ Cardo. Admission: $1,000 presold, $1,500 at the gate, ladies two-for-one before 7 p.m.,
Portmore Chorale, conducted by Delroy Williams and Paul Pinto, presents a summer concert called I'm Amazed, at The Church of Reconciliation, Bridgeport, Portmore, starting at 6 p.m. Special guest: Vincentio on saxophone. Admission: adults $800, children $200.
FRI, July 28
Davel and Crystal present Essence, at ATL car park, 39 Half-Way Tree Road, from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Featuring dancers Juggy and Rass, and guest atristes. DJs Influence, Dave, and Enigma. Guest DJ: Fire Deen and Baxter.
Admission: $300 with ATL ID, $500 at the gate. Prizes for Best Queen and Star Gena.
Timeka presents her birthday party called New Level, New Level, at 17 Congive Park, Bayside Portmore, Lipstick Plaza Down Stairs Bar and Lounge. Featuring live performances by Clymaxx, Baby Trish, and friends. Music by: Flava Unit.
Robert Lightbourne Alumni Association presents Homecoming, at Trinityville. Featuring: community football, high school football, debate, beauty pageants and giveaways. Other attractions include: waterslide, bounceabout, face-paining, and sprints. Admission: kids free, adults $200.
SAT, July 29
Robert Lightbourne Alumni association presents Homecoming Gospel and Reggae Concert, at Trinityville. Gospel show is 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Reggae show is 11 p.m. to 4 a.m. Featuring George Nooks, Keesa Peart, Omar Douglas, Baby Trish, Likkle D, Jameik King, Di Ruption, Merciless, Bushman, Bad Bull Boss, Amaziyah The Great, and Prophecy. Admission: Adults $600 before 10 p.m., $800 after. Children $150 with school ID, $200 without.