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: https://www.facebook.com/TTOlympicCommittee/posts/1084869671559502
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: http://bit.ly/2boH8dk
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 https://www.facebook.com/GreenMarketSantaCruz
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: http://bit.ly/2bbU30G
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: http://bit.ly/2b4dqrc
DDI Glow Night Hike
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: http://bit.ly/2aS71OK
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: http://bit.ly/2bd2JRq
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: http://bit.ly/2aQQSub
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: http://bit.ly/2bmjrPM
Sending well wishes to our T&T Olympian athletes and may your weekend be a great one!