- By Jan Critchley
Treat the kids to a special day out this Easter at Village Cay Marina and Hotel. On Saturday, 19th April between 10am and 3pm there will be lots of fun activities for 3 to 12 year olds including egg decorating, egg-bobbing, cookie decorating, face painting and Easter baskets. So put a smile on their faces and make their Easter an egg-stra special one this year!
Easter Brunch Specials
Head to De Loose Mongoose in Trellis Bay this Easter Sunday and treat the family to their À La Carte Brunch on the beach between 10am and 2:30pm. All made to order by Chef Kathy, get in the Easter groove with her awesome Eggs Benedict or try a gourmet twist on the original with a Lobster Benedict instead! Last, but not least, her thick cut Vanilla French toast is to die for – so see you at the Goose!
Scrub Island Resort is having an Easter Brunch Buffet that is fit for a king. Try a little of everything from their cooked to order omelettes and waffles, fresh seafood, a myriad of salads, steaks, soups and lots of fantastic desserts. There is even a special menu for the kids! Seatings are from 11:30am to 2pm and you can reserve your table by calling 440-3440.
A Type of Toad
Jump right into party mode this Saturday, 19th April to the unique sounds of A Type of Toad who will be playing live at Myett's beach bar from 8:30pm. This fun band always delivers a great evening's entertainment and plays a mix of original songs and their own interpretations of classic and modern rock – so get dancing in the sand this weekend!
Old School Party
Don't miss the chance to dance to all your old favorites at the Old School Party on Saturday, 19th April at Cultureville, East End (next to Beef Island Bridge). The Razorblades will be getting the party started from 7pm to 10pm followed by a DJ who will have you dancing around your handbag till late. Prizes for the best ole school outfits and free admission too. Oh, what a night!
Wear Green Go Green
It is Earth Day on April 22nd and the Conservation and Fisheries Dept is inviting everyone to "Wear Green and Go Green" on the day to promote green initiatives. There will also be a clean-up effort along the coastline in the Road Town area from 1pm to 4:30pm. For more information on the clean up or for a list of green tips call 494-3429.
Fishermen Get Your Rods Ready
Don't miss the 18th annual Spanish Town Fisherman's Jamboree to be held on the 19th and 20th of April at Mermaid's Dockside. Registration is at 6pm on Friday, 18th April at Fischer's Cove Beachside with a cocktail reception. The fishing action gets into full swing on Saturday and Sunday with lines-in at 6am and weigh-ins each day at around 5pm. Make sure you catch the Sizzling Spring Fashion Show on Sunday before the weigh-in and the prize giving ceremony which will be held at around 6pm. There is a massive $5,000 up for grabs for the lucky winner and lots of consolation prizes for the runners-up. Game on!
Easter Sailing Camps
The BVI Yacht Club is running a kids Easter Camp from Tuesday, 22nd April to Friday 25th April from 8:30am to 4:30pm. It is $40 per day per person and you do not have to sign up for the whole week option – you could just do it for the day. So get the kids onto the water over the Easter Holidays. To sign up or for more information call Lauren on 342-8262.