Posts Tagged "events in Jamaica"

Updated Event Calendar | Wha’ Gwaan in Jamaica 2012-2013

Posted by on Jul 14, 2012 in Blog, Festivals/Events | 0 comments

Updated Event Calendar | Wha’ Gwaan in Jamaica 2012-2013

FINALLY I updated the Jamaica Event Calendar for 2012 & 2013! Wondering wha' gwaan in Jamaica while you're there?? Check out the new 2013 calendar of Jamaica's renowned food festivals, cultural events, sporting events, rockin' musical extravaganzas, art & craft fairs, public holidays, etc. These are the main events that happen every year. Taking part in one of them could add a little pizazz to your Jamaican vacation experience! You can always find the calendars under the "Dis & Dat" category in our menu. Keep in mind that schedules change, particularly due to this stinky global...

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Don’t miss it! 2011 Portland Jerk Festival | this Sunday, July 3rd | Port Antonio, Jamaica

Posted by on Jul 2, 2011 in Beenie Man, Etana, Festivals/Events, Jamaica Things to Do, Jamaica Travel, Jamaican crafts, Jamaican Culture, Jamaican Food, Jamaican jerk, Jamaican Music, Port Antonio Jamaica, Portland Jamaica, Portland Jerk Festival, Sizzla Kalonji, Terry Linen | 4 comments

How can you really top this - delicious Jamaican jerk and fun family-oriented entertainment - all in one place?? Come savor Jamaica's most famous style of cooking this Sunday, July 3rd, at the 12th Portland Jerk Festival in Port Antonio, Jamaica! This Festival is always a favorite and this year's should be no exception. As usual, the Festival expects a bumper crop of locals from all over the island as well as tourists to make the annual trip to Portland to enjoy the creations of Jamaica's popular chefs. The event always features more than 25 authentic jerk vendors from Portland, the "Home of...

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Wha’ gwaan in Jamaica? Updated Event Calendars!

Posted by on Jan 29, 2011 in Festivals/Events, Jamaican Culture, Jamaican Food, Jamaican Music, Reggae & Africa, Reggae & Canada, Reggae & UK, Reggae & US | 0 comments

WOW :wow: :love: - there are so many HOT reggae artistes performing worldwide in the next few months - Gyptian, I-Octane, Mavado, Protoje, Jah Vinci & Popcaan, Jah Cure, Etana, Lady Saw, Lutan Fyah, Richie Spice, Anthony B, Barrington Levy, The Wailers, Pablo Moses, Lee "Scratch" Perry, Turbulence, Warrior King, SOJA, Rebelution, Freddie McGregor, Marcia Griffiths, Junior Reid, Michael Rose, and many, MANY more!! Check out our "Int'l Calendar of Events" page to find your favorites!! We spent days and days updating all the fabulous events and upcoming festivals around the world. And we...

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Isaacs sent home in style

Posted by on Nov 11, 2010 in Blog, Gregory Isaacs, Jamaican Music, Reggae & UK, Roots Reggae | 0 comments

Isaacs sent home in style Published: Thursday | November 11, 2010 London, United Kingdom: Reggae legend Gregory Isaacs once again took superstar billing as hundreds of well-wishers, rather than mourners, celebrated his life in unique style in London yesterday. A sunny, crisp autumn day set the stage for the Cool Ruler's final appearance in the city he regarded as his second home. The All Saints Anglican Church in Harrow Weald, North London, was packed to the rafters as passionate, reflective tributes flowed from those who knew and loved the singer. The Gregory Isaacs All Star band played all...

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Memorial Services Set For “Cool Ruler”

Posted by on Nov 5, 2010 in Blog, Gregory Isaacs, Jamaica News, Jamaican Music, Kingston Jamaica | 0 comments

Memorial Services Set For “Cool Ruler”

Be sure to listen to the sweet "All I Have is Love" following the article. RIP Mr. Isaacs - all we have is love. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Memorial Service Set For Reggae`s Gregory Isaacs CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Thurs. Nov. 4, 2010: Reggae`s `Cool Ruler` Gregory Isaacs is set to be remembered next week in a memorial service in London. The UK service, according to his wife Linda, is scheduled to be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday 10th November at the All Saints` Church in Harrow Weald where Isaacs lived with his family. Following the service, Isaacs` body will be flown to his homeland, Jamaica on...

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