Things to do this weekend in T&T

It's going to be an Olympic weekend!

As the Rio 2016 Olympics are in full swing, many may want to stay at home or find their nearest bar to root for #TeamTTO, but many may want to squeeze in a few weekend activities between matches.

Check out the updated list of showings for the T&T Olympic team here:  

Here’s our pick of things to do this weekend:


Friday August 12

Silent Headphones Party

Rustreet, Corner Rust and Gray Streets, Port of Spain

10:00 pm – 4:00 am

Get your fill of the loudest tunes – in perfect silence. More info here:


Oil Down - Art Gallery & Music Exhibition

Euphoria Lounge, 58 Dundonald St, Port of Spain

4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Experience this art and music exhibition featuring an art gallery, live paintings and spoken word poetry:


Saturday August 13

Earl Lovelace at Green Market *FREE

Santa Cruz Green Market

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Come down to the Santa Cruz Green Market for it's 'Edible Talks' session and listen to acclaimed writer Earl Lovelace as he talks about interdependence and identity.

For more info visit


TTRC High Speed Stages #4 ,2016 (Summer Nights)

Reform Stage, Tarouba

4:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Watch the rally cars as they battle for first place at Tarouba Stadium: 


Kick boxing Reloaded

Central Regional Indoor Sporting Arena, Chaguanas

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Watch as these fighters duke it out, sanctioned by the Trinidad and Tobago Kickboxing Federation, more info here: 


DDI Glow Night Hike

Chacachacare Island

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Get your fill of a starry night sky and some exercise too with this fun night hike. For more info or to RSVP see here: 


The Golden Era

Big Black Box, Murray St, Port of Spain

9:00 pm – 3:00 am

This one’s for the hip hop lovers, join in and celebrate the golden era of local hip hop with talented local rappers, more info here: 


Sunday August 14

Pavi Calypso Competition

Central Bank Auditorium, Independence Square, Port of Spain

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Celebrate a good cause! Persons Associated with Visual Impairment (PAVI) is hosting its Calypso Competition 2016 “Kaiso is we thing too”, featuring guest artistes “The Mighty Lingo” and “Short Pants”.

Cost of tickets $100.00 available at PAVI’s office #54 Sixth Avenue, Barataria.

More info here:


Heal Our Land

Little Carib Theatre

Corner White and Robert Streets, Woodbrook, Port of Spain

6:30 – 9:00 pm

Join Felix Roach and Friends as they present a concert of ‘Thanksgiving and Comfort’, with performances by Eddie Cumberbatch (Tenor), Sons of God Chorus, The Strings Trio andDennis Milton Morgan (Inspirational Poet).

More info here: 


Sending well wishes to our T&T Olympian athletes and may your weekend be a great one!