- By Jan Critchley
BVI Spring Fest & Black Jack Run
Don't miss three extravagant days of live music and fun activities – including a sail around the BVI with the enjoyment of playing Black Jack!
The BVI Spring Fest gets underway on Friday, March 27th at Quito's beachfront from 8pm with Old School Friday and entertainment by Ghost, Onyan, DJ Dre, DJ Kuga and Third World Man. On Saturday, the party continues with New School Saturday featuring Rock City, Kylo & Stylee Band, VIBE, Dr Dre, Ah Milli Sounds and Njar. Both events start at 8pm and cost $25 at the door.
The Black Jack Run is on Sunday, March 29th from Quito's beachfront. Get there early for registration ($200) as the run starts at 10am, and there are cash prizes to be won! On the beach, there will be a Latin Beach Fest from 1pm with DJ Foggie, Fusion Band and Showtime Band, a swimsuit competition and much more.
Hudson & The Hoo Doo Cats
The entertaining Hudson & The Hoo Doo Cats will be rockin' the crowd at Myett's this Friday and Saturday night at 7pm. So join in the fun, rock till you drop and enjoy the beautiful views of Cane Garden Bay this weekend.
Police Night Bingo
Friday, March 27th is the big Police Week Bingo Night taking place at the Canteen at Road Town Police Station at 7:30pm. And this year, they are "Doubling the Stakes." There will be food on sale and a cash bar, and a booklet of cards costs just $25 so you can play all night! There is $3000 to be won in cash prizes plus other prizes to be won too, including a round trip ticket to Miami! So make sure you're a winner this Friday! On Saturday, March 28th to round off the weeks' activities is a mini-tournament to be held at Greenland Field, East End from 2pm and includes a cricket match and basketball games.
Friday, 27th March is the last day to register your child for the Easter Bonanza 2015, two weeks of sports, music and fun. The Easter fun runs from 30th March to 10th April and costs just $30! Activities on Tortola include bowling and basketball, a music program, junior scientist program and arts and crafts. Living on VG, no problem, sign up for the arts and crafts and sports camp! For more information call the Dept. of Youth Affairs and Sports on 468-4949.
On Saturday, 28th March head down to Club Ecstacy and dance the night away at their Hennessey Pure White Party with $7 drink specials all night long. DJ Bertrum and DJ Deli Banger will be providing the entertainment from 10pm till late. Entry is $12 before midnight.
Check out Le Petite Sports Lounge (upstairs from Big Brothers) for your entertainment this week. Regular fixtures include Karaoke on Wednesday nights and Ladies Night on Thursday with music by DJ Krusha and $4 drink specials. Friday is party night with music by DJ Young Turbo and happy hour from 5pm to 7pm with free wings and $2 off all mixed drinks. Sunday is Latin Night with music by DJ Fergee and 2 for $5 Coors Light and Presidente. Open daily from 11am.