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Photos & Review: Cup Match Summer Splash

Photos & Review: Cup Match Summer Splash

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] Cup Match Summer Splash 2016 was a night filled with incredible music, great bands, high energy and most of all, nothing but love. Revellers turned out last night at Par-la-Ville Car Park to witness Jah Cure’s return to Bermuda after eight years and the homecoming of Collie Buddz, who hasn’t performed locally in... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda Fish Chowder On Rhode Show

Video: Bermuda Fish Chowder On Rhode Show

The island’s distinctive Bermuda Fish Chowder was recently featured on cooking programme ‘Rhode Show Kitchen,’ with Chef Michael “Sully” Sullivan of Gulf Stream Bar and Grille in Rhode Island preparing the dish. Calling the chowder “the official soup of Bermuda,” Chef Sullivan prepares the meal with a variety... Read more of this article

Video: Singer Jah Cure Arrives In Bermuda

Video: Singer Jah Cure Arrives In Bermuda

[Updated with video] Reggae star Jah Cure arrived in Bermuda this afternoon [July 22], flying in via a private jet and saying it is great “to back in paradise”.On his arrival, Jah Cure said he “loves Bermuda” and it was great “to back in paradise”. He said there are many festivals being held all over the world this... Read more of this article

Cup Match Summer Splash Opens On July 23

Cup Match Summer Splash Opens On July 23

Cup Match Summer Splash is set to be staged on July 23 and July 27, featuring performances by Jah Cure, Beenie Man, Collie Buddz, Sanchez, and many more. A spokesperson said, “Following in the footsteps of three previous years of resounding success, the first night of entertainment to launch Cup Match Summer Splash is one not to miss. Taking place... Read more of this article

Author With Bermuda Roots Publishes Novel

Author With Bermuda Roots Publishes Novel

Maria Thompson Corley – described as a “Canadian pianist of Jamaican and Bermudian descent” – has published her second novel, titled Letting Go, featuring characters and settings linked directly to the island. The author said, “My Bermuda roots are very deep. I am a descendant of Benjamin and Miriam Hill; Austin Richardson... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Local Designer Fashion Show

Photo Set #2: Local Designer Fashion Show

The Local Designer Show — a part of the Bermuda Fashion Festival – was held on Thursday [July 14] under the big tent in the #1 Car Park on Front Street. Designers featured at the show included Adam Petty and Sam Outerbridge [Coral Coast Clothing], Madeline White [NOVAH Swimwear], Juliana Gibbons [Juliana Gibbons], Michaela Lewis [M.Lewis],... Read more of this article

This Year’s Non-Mariners Race Set For July 31

This Year’s Non-Mariners Race Set For July 31

Looking for something silly and wacky  to do to wrap up Cup Match this year? If so, the organisers of the NonMariners race are inviting you to head on down to Sandys Boat Club on Sunday, July 31st. A spokesperson said, “The 44th NonMariners Race will kick off in Mangrove Bay just before noon this year, with the Non-Calypso Pipe Band leading the... Read more of this article

‘Born Bermudian’ Song Celebrates Local Culture

‘Born Bermudian’ Song Celebrates Local Culture

Bermudian reggae artist Giles “Sir Dudley” Spurling has released a new single “Born Bermudian”, which he describes as a dancehall reggae tune that celebrates Bermudian culture, highlights unique Bermudian characters, events, cuisine, and has a central message of being proud to be a born Bermudian. The song was produced, recorded... Read more of this article

Photos: Fashion Festival Local Designer Show

Photos: Fashion Festival Local Designer Show

The Local Designer Show — a part of the Bermuda Fashion Festival – was held on Thursday [July 14], with the designers featured at the show including Adam Petty and Sam Outerbridge [Coral Coast Clothing], Madeline White [NOVAH Swimwear], Juliana Gibbons [Juliana Gibbons], Michaela Lewis [M.Lewis], James Lee [XoeTiqu], Jakai Franks [JRU]... Read more of this article

Event To Celebrate Nelson Mandela’s Birthday

Event To Celebrate Nelson Mandela’s Birthday

Imagine Bermuda is inviting local residents to join in celebrating the legacy of Nelson Mandela on the eve of his birthday, Sunday, July 17, starting at 8.00pm. The event will feature live music, as well as spoken-word and story-telling. A spokesperson said, “This celebration is being coordinated with the Chewstick Foundation’s ‘Open Mic Night’... Read more of this article

TROIKA Launches “Talent Project” For Kids

TROIKA Launches “Talent Project” For Kids

TROIKA Bermuda is getting set to host a “Talent Project” for TROIKA Kids ages 6-13 years old who can dance, sing, act, or play an instrument. A spokesperson said, “We would like to give the younger artists a platform and opportunity to showcase their talents, while at the same time, mentoring the next generation of artists.” Tryouts... Read more of this article

BEPRO Set To Hold ‘Karaoke For A Cause’

BEPRO Set To Hold ‘Karaoke For A Cause’

BEPRO will hold a ‘Karaoke for a Cause’ event on Thursday, July 21 from 5.30pm to 7.30pm at Flanagan’s Outback, with entry to the event free. A spokesperson said, “Give a donation to sing a song or nominate a friend; all funds will go to Bermuda Debate Society. “BEPRO members can receive food & drink discounts with... Read more of this article

Cup Match Extravaganza Set For King’s Square

Cup Match Extravaganza Set For King’s Square

A Cup Match themed event is set to take place on Friday July 15, from 6.30pm to 11.00pm at King’s Square in St. George’s. The event – which is sponsored by the Corporation of St. George, Surprises, Salt Spray Soap Co, Evolutions Health and Fitness Centre, and Robertson’s Drug Store – will include activities including a meet with... Read more of this article