Entertainment Diary — FRIDAY
Bembe Style-Fashion Statement, at Top Deck, Glengoffe. Music by Super Mix Sound, DJ Shawn, Cha Cha, Vybz 13 Music, and Bredda Hype Sound.
SUN, Aug 6
Hi-Pro Denbigh Gospel Extravaganza, at Denbigh Agricultural Showground, starting at 6 p.m., featuring Kevin Downswell, DJ Nicholas, Carlene Davis, Rondell Positive, Anishca Judah, and blind gospel singer Courtney Cooke. MCs: Ity and Fancy Cat. Admission: free for all patrons of the Denbigh Agricultural Show.
Beach Flex Car Sound Competition, at Fort Clarence Beach. Admission: $250.
Ocean's Eleven, at Winnifred Beach. Admission: $500.
FRI, Aug 11
Sasha presents Cook Out, at 88-100 Spanish Town Road, Caribbean Palm. Menu: fried fish, steamed fish, jerked pork, jerked chicken. Side orders: bammy, festival, potato salad, turn cornmeal, rice and peas, and tossed vegetables. Music by DJ Fresh. Tickets: $1,200 and $1,500.
Ghetto ATI, at Stress Free Lawn, Ward Close. Music by Star One Sound and the Crew. Featuring Fire Biggs, Joe Bling, DJ Oshane, DJ Platinum, and DJ Briggi. Best-styled female wins a flat-screen TV.
Free Flow Promotion, in association with Buggy, Symone and DJ Sipple, presents Free Flow, Part 11, Buggy Famous birthnight bash, at G Spot Nightclub, Seaforth. Featuring Jack Stain, DJ Sipple and Flava,Tony P,Kevin Genius and legacy Sound. Admission: $200.
SAT, Aug 12
Ally, Jody and Kim present Feeva, Soca vs Dancehall Edition, at Sip and Talk Club, Albion, Yallahs. Music by DJ Fido Fletcher. Admission: $299, ladies free before midnight.
SUN, Aug 13
SenYAcum Edutainment, in association with JCDC and Irie FM, presents Jamaica Poetry Festival, at Louise Bennett Garden Theatre, 36 Hope Road, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented to Professor Mervyn Morris. Tributes will be paid to Delroy Gordon. Featuring Mutabaruka, Yasus Afari, Asante Amen, Antonia Valarie, Jessica Mbangeni, Dr Clinton Hutton, Ka'Bu Ma'at Kheru, Kimberley Wright, and Kim Gaubault. Tickets: adults - $1,000 pre-sold, $1,500 at the gate; children - $700 pre-sold, $1,000 at the gate.
THURs, Aug 24
Sex Positions, Bare as you Dare Edition, at 63 Mountain View Avenue, from 6 p.m. to midnight. Music by No Limit and Pittyless.
SAT, Aug 26
Clean Money Fish Fry and After-Party, at Club Yard, Brooks Level Road, Stony Hill. Music by Stainless Sound, Step by Step, Whimpy Hype, Chiney K, and DJ Shawn. Chef: Angel.