Things to do this weekend in T&T

The weekend is here again, are you ready?

With the start of the Olympics this weekend, many eyes will be peeled to their television screens as we cheer on our athletes.

Nevertheless, if you feel like stepping out, here’s our pick of what’s on this weekend:


Friday, August 4

Fig Leaf/Real Men Paint

Fiesta Plaza, Movietowne, Port of Spain

Come enjoy an evening of creativity and camaraderie and go home with a beautiful one-of-a-kind painting that you created yourself, more info here:


Saturday, August 5

Olympics – Women’s single sculls

Support T&T Olympian Felice Chow as she competes in Olympic Heats: 


Utishta (The Album Release)

The Little Carib Theatre, Cor. White and Robert Streets, Port of Spain

7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Come support some local music with Utishta, where listeners will be treated to “a marriage of sound, visual art and theatre”, more info here:


Avocado and Breadfruit Festival

Green Market, Santa Cruz

6:00 am – 1:00 pm

Come by and explore the Green Market and feast on avocado and breadfruit to your heart’s content: 


Ruff and Tuff

Jean Pierre Complex, Port of Spain

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Come see these MMA fighters duke it out, more info here: 


Akimbo presents ALL ONE Art Exhibition by Sheldon Warner

Akimbo, Pro-Queen Street, Arima

Don’t the opening night of ALL ONE art exhibtion, is a collection of acrylic paintings, handpainted framed mirrors, and neckties by artist, Sheldon Martin Warner, more info here: 


YUMA Band Launch – Origins

Hasely Crawford Stadium, Port of Spain

11:00 am – 4:00 am

Come see the launch of YUMA’s new Carnival presentation, entitled “The Origins”, more info here:


Carib Great Race Boat Show

Adam Smith Square, Woodbrook, Port of Spain

All Day

Come see the boats as they get ready for the annual Carib Great Race, there will be family activities and more: 


Sunday August 7

Olympics – Gymnastics

Watch T&T’s Olympic representative and gymnast Marisa Dick as she competes for a spot at the top.