Holywell, Blue & John Crow Mountains National Park – The Blue Mountain Region , Kingston
This will be a family celebration of the natural and cultural heritage of the Blue & John Crow Mountains! As the tagline ‘Celebrating Mountain Pleasures and Treasures’ suggests, Misty Bliss will include the history and traditions of the windward Maroons and the natural heritage. Focus will also be given to the wide diversity of plants and animals in the forests of the Park. The Blue & John Crow Mountains are nominated for inscription on the UNESCO World Heritage Site List.
This will be the launch of Space Jamaica, the Caribbean’s first contemporary art museum. This is also the first architectural construction by famous architect David Adjaye in the region. SPACE patron programs are open to the public, (individuals only), and provide members with a dedicated schedule of curator led tours, studio visits, lectures, collection visits as well as joint-benefits and exclusive excursion itineraries with comparable groups from partner institutions overseas.
The Reggae Marathon & Half Marathon is Jamaica’s premier International Marathon Event. Marathoners, sports enthusiasts as well as beginners, converge in Negril, Jamaica’s capital of casual, for a fun event characterized by good vibes and lots of Reggae music. Enthusiastic supporters come out along the out and back, internationally certified course to support participants. Meanwhile, hard-working volunteers offer uniquely packaged water and rehydration fluids at every mile. The pulsating Reggae music at each mile also keeps participants in an “irie”spirit, as they burn the mileage. Other related Marathon events, like the internationally rated gourmet Pasta Party and 3 Day Marathon Expo, have participants and supporters alike, humming with activity. The Expo also features the best of Jamaica’s art & craft along with runner related products. The Village Bash & Victory Party caters to the party goers. All in all, the Reggae Marathon Event is uniquely Jamaican with an international appeal.
WICKIE WACKIE MUSIC FESTIVAL
The Wickie Wackie Music Festival is being organized to showcase a unique line up of artists, sound systems, holistic levity and more. It will be presented in a beachside setting and camping is being offered to interested patrons.
MAJOR LAZER & FRIENDS LIVE
What other way to end the year in high party style but in City Kingston – Jamaica. Don’t miss out on Jamaica’s most exciting EDM Event – Major Lazer & Friends Live in the cultural and party capital of the Caribbean.The Electronic dance music (EDM) craze has been gathering steam locally over the past several years, adjacent with its immense popularity overseas.The event was recently listed as one of the Top 10 Best Caribbean Summer Parties by EDM Republic, the Caribbean authority on Electronic Dance Music (EDM).
MILK RIVER SEAFOOD & JERK FESTIVAL
The second annual Milk River Seafood and Jerk Festival is on December 20, 2015 at Farqhar’s Beach in Milk River. The community festival welcomes visitors to the area with succulent fare, delicious dishes and mouth-watering treats.