5 Things To Do This Weekend – Feb 27-March 1


TGIF! Can you believe February is basically done already? Here are some fun events for you to enjoy this weekend.

  1. Rock away at the 2nd staging of Oneness Reggae Fest, featuring a Retro Reggae Jam tonight and a live show tomorrow at the Rio Nuevo Village, St Mary, February 27th and 28th. Performers include Sizzla, Junior Reid, Lutan Fyah and Exco Levi. Admission: $1,000 (tonight) and $2,000 for tomorrow’s live show.
  2. Support our junior athletes at the Gibson McCook Relays (formerly the Gibson Relays) tomorrow at the National Stadium . A number of Jamaica’s top athletes have left their marks on this event, and this year promises to be just as exciting.
  3. Cheer on the reggae luminaries at the Jamaica Reggae Industry (JaRIA) Awards tomorrow night at the Courtleigh Auditorium at 6PM.
  4. Chow down at Chicken Back Fest 3.0 at Grange Hill Town, Westmoreland on Sunday, March 1, starting at 11AM. It’s an all-day family event with food, fun activities and wholesome music, so bring the kids!
  5. Enjoy the mellow vibes at Jazz in the Gardens – Jazz Divas Chapter One at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel on March 1 at 6PM. Performers include Karen Smith, Pam Hall, Gem Myers, Tanice Morrison and more. Contact the hotel for more information.