- By Jan Critchley
If you appreciate the literary arts, then don't miss the 6th Annual Microphone Messenjahs event, featuring the legendary Black Ice who inspired Russell Simmons' world famous Def Poetry Jam. The event is hosted by the Callaloo Poets and Artists Collective and local artists featured are Sharie de Castro, Sowande Uhuru, Richard Georges plus other poets, dancers and musicians. Don't miss this magical evening, which will take place at Beach Club Terrace (Da Spot) at 7:30pm on Saturday, October 25th. Tickets are available from Mellow Moods or by calling 542-4507.
Foxy's Cat Fight
Foxy's Cat Fight Regatta is now in its 17th year and the iconic race will be held on Saturday, October 25th. This regatta is all about fun, and if you don't have enough out on the water, then you will certainly enjoy the party in the evening with Final Faze playing live, an awesome BBQ, the awards ceremony with great prizes and the legendary costume party.
Myett's Art, Wine Tasting & Farmer's Market
Head to Myett's this Sunday, between 1pm and 5pm for their local art, wine tasting and farmers market, which is held on the last Sunday of every month. There will be displays of local art, produce from local farmers and wine tasting, sponsored by Proudly African plus the chance to win a bottle in the blind tasting event! Stay for the special brunch and bottomless mimosas – so make a day of it, we'll see you there!
IC 24 "Worlds" Regatta
The Fish 'N Lime is hosting the IC 24 "Worlds" Regatta all weekend on 25th and 26th October, so get along and enjoy the racing action from their breezy deck. They have a new lunch and dinner menu and Hot Sauce will be playing on Saturday night, so come out and play – the West End way!
Bomba's Halloween Bash
Get along to Bomba Shack from 8:00pm on October 31st for a Halloween party to remember with great music, drink specials and food on sale. Try one of their signature cocktails and you are going to party!! Special Halloween offer – for $65 you get a t-shirt, hat and ten mixed drinks or beers & more. Dress for the occasion and you could be in to win a great prize.