Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Things to do this Weekend: Film, Band launch and Chocolate

The weekend is here and it is a long one so you know the weekend calendar is full to the brim. Gather your friends, open your calendar app and start planning.

Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival

Date: September 21 to September 25

Venue: Various venues

What: Over 100 films will be showing over the next few days.

Info: ttfilmfestival.com

Aftershocks of the Soul

Date: September 21

Venue: Kaiso Blues Café, Wrightson Road

What: Concert featuring David Rudder with guest Roger George

Info: 477-2262


K2K Alliance and Partners Band Launch

Venue: All Saints Anglican Church, Marli Street, Port-of-Spain

What: The band will launch its 2019 theme Through Stained Glass Windows


Launch of Blow Mano Blow

Date: September 21

Venue: Cascadia, St Ann's

What: Launch of Brass to the World's Carnival Monday and Tuesday brass and T'shirt band 


Trinbago Fridays: Soca on the Steps

Date: September 21

Venue: National Academy for the Performing Arts

What: National Patriotism Month celebrations with a Friday night soca lime on the steps of NAPA! Enjoy performances from Erphaan Alves Neval Chatelal Nadia Batson Orland Octave and more. Admission free


Trinidad and Tobago Restaurant Week Showcase

Date: September 22

Venue: Queen’s Hall

What: Designed to be an exceptional occasion for food lovers and restaurant aficionados alike, this event seeks to bring together restaurants and chefs from all over T&T and have them exhibit and highlight their culinary talents. Proceeds go toward the Rotary Club of Port-of-Spain.

Info: 475-5929


Chocolate Month Walking Tours

Date: September 22

Venue: Port-of-Spain

What: A tour through Port-of-Spain to taste and learn about our chocolate history from 10 am to 12 pm


St Mary’s College AutoFete

Date: September 22

Venue: St Mary’s College, Port-of-Spain

What: Car show, Sound off, Drifting and party with DJ Private Ryan and Nessa Preppy> Cost $250


Launch of Carnival 2019

Date: September 23

Venue: Queen’s Park Savannah

What: The NCC will officially launch Carnival from 4 pm to 11.30 pm with a procession from Memorial Park, Frederick Street, to the Grand Stand, Queen's Park Savannah. Bring the entire family and enjoy steel pan, stick fighters, pretty Mas, traditional Carnival characters and a Mega Concert.


Anansi and the Sky God

Date: September 23

Venue: Naparima Bowl, San Fernando

What: Anansi and the Sky God ‘is the widely known folk tale about how the African/Caribbean trickster spider Anansi got the Sky God Nyame to rename all the stories of the world after him. A hilarious, rib-tickling, theatrical journey as the creatures in the forest and the animals in the village try to keep pace with Anansi’s wily tricks.
Tickets at 100$ [two adults on one ticket; up to two children accompanying adult free. Children under five free


Shades Republic

Date: September 24

Venue: Port-of-Spain

What: The biggest COOLER event for Republic Day

Info: Hotline: 4-SHADES

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