ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The much needed energy for Emancipation Festival was given last night, July 29, 2016 by Jamaican artists Beenie Man and Sizzla Kolanji as the two men drew and energised a large crowd at Rita Francis Festiville in Road Town.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola VI- This year’s Emancipation Festival has already been dubbed a flop as participation is at an all-time low, with many calls in some quarters to boycott the event as the public is very turned off by the childish behaviour of the controversial Minister for Education and Culture, Hon Myron V. Walwyn, a Territorial At Large Member.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Nine-year-olds Jonathan T. Hutchinson from the Althea Scatliffe Primary School and Jae’da A. De Castro of Joyce Samuel Primary School were crowned Prince and Princess respectively at Sir Rupert Briercliffe Hall in Road Town, Tortola this evening, Sunday July 24, 2016.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- “There has been this concept that the Virgin Islands Festival and Fairs Committee has not been working and that we weren’t going to pull off a festival which is a fallacy in itself so we just want to say that we are having a festival this year and it is a grand festival.”
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Hundreds poured into the cool interiors of the Multi- Purpose Sports Complex in Road Town to witness the 8th staging of the signature event of Summer Sizzle BVI, a never-should-have-missed affair, particularly to those who wanted to witness classy, top of the line, fashion at its best.
PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI- Contestant number four Joi-Ann Nikia Thomas copped the prestigious title of Miss Junior BVI 2016/17, while Shermar Blijah Tylick Trim walked away as the first ever Mr Junior BVI at the Eileene L. Parsons Auditorium, H.L. Stoutt Community College in Paraquita Bay on Sunday July 10, 2016.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Given the enviable opportunity to learn from internationally recognised Virgin Islands (VI) designer Kristin C. Frazer, some five student fashion designers will now get the golden opportunity to showcase their talent at Summer Sizzle BVI on Saturday July 16, 2016.
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Guavaberry Marketing (BVI) and Universal Event Planners Inc. will present Dinner in White BVI on Saturday July 9, 2016, a fun, unique and interactive dining experience for food and wine lovers. It is the first of its kind to be held in the Virgin Islands (VI).