It’s that time in the week ladies and gentleman. Everyone is ready for the weekend to begin and for work to be over. Mario Carey Realty (MCR) is here to provide you with all the fun activities one can indulge in throughout this breezy, Fall weekend.
Friday happy hour can be discovered in numerous places on the island. But MCR wants to give you our top places to unwind after a week’s hard work. Check out Graycliff’s Humidor happy hour where one can get a bucket of beer and pizza for $20.00. Or you can head over to the new John Watlins for their delicious Le Petite Gourmet food and drink specials. Then we have the new upcoming development—Palm Cay—that holds the best drink specials on the island, accompanied with a stunning view of the ocean. But, our special recommendation for tonight is Van Breugel’s High Rock Block Party on Charlotte Street. Enjoy an evening of beer specials—6 beers in a bucket for $18.50 or 1 beer for $3.50—and drink specials—wine for $6.50 and mix drinks for $5.50. It is going to be a blast! Van Breugel’s also offers fine European Cuisine. The event begins at 5:00pm and goes until.
Operation Potcake Sale is this Saturday November 16th from 8:00am to 6:00pm. Green Parrot, Harbour Front Lounge is holding the event to raise money for Bahamas’ Spay and Neuter Program. Operation Potcake needs your help with donations. Donations can be: gently used furniture, clothing, small or large appliances, art, sports equipment, musical instruments or vehicles. For details of where to drop-off donated items call: 427-3841/325-3774
The Bahamas Medical Center is hosting FREE health screenings, face painting, food demonstrations, free yoga, pilates & fitness classes, prize giveaways, fun family games & much more! The fun starts at 10:00am and ends at 2:00pm.
The Bahamas Humane Society and Baark are part of a month long project that is being put together by a corporation called Bahamas Striping. The goal is to raise $60,000 and the BHS/Baark would receive $20,000!!! The Special Olympics, and Red Cross are the other awesome charities involved. In order to run the project, volunteers are needed. Times and places they would be needed are: November 16th and November 23rd from 10:00 am-2:00pm at Fresh Market Harbour Bay, Fresh Market Old Fort Bay, Cost Rite – Marathon Mall, and Solomons Super Center – Fire Trail Road. For more information, contact the Bahamas Humane Society at 1-242-323-5138.
Head to the Food Drive at the Salvation army this Saturday at 12:00pm. Every person that donates will get 1 raffle ticket for each can food item they donate for a chance to win food from Brown Bag Gourmet, Da Bahamian Vegan, Cakes by Design, or Hello Cupcake.
This Weekend at the Winton Rugby Centre is going to be a fun one! See the Buccaneers play Freeport at 2:00pm in the Nassau Cup. Right after, at 4:00pm, watch the old boys play in Pete Muscroft’s Cracked Conch’s Invitational. This game is to celebrate Pete Muscroft’s 60th birthday and will include players from Freeport & Nassau who have contributed to Bahamas Rugby over the past 50 years. Pete Muscroft has been a valuable member to the Golden Oldies team for years. Also, there will be a youth rugby opportunity Monday November18th at the rugby field. Any kids between the ages of 12 and 18 can come to learn the game from 4pm to 6pm .
BREEF, a non-profit marine conservation group is holding a ‘Twenty Shades of Blue’ fund raising party this Saturday at 7:00pm at John Watlins Distillery. This fundraiser will mark their 20th anniversary, and is also in remembrance of BREEF’s founder, Sir Nicolas Nuttall. It will be an evening of mixed entertainment including music and dancing, a Silent Auction, prize winning games, delicious, Chef’s choice, heavy Hors d’oeuvres, Roast Beef and Turkey carving stations with all the trimmings, and mingling late into the night among the Martini and John Watlings award winning Rum Bars. Classily dress in shades of blue. Ticket’s are $200.00 a piece. For more information contact Serena or the BREEF office in Caves Village: 327-9000 or visit www.breef.com
This Sunday, under the patronage of Lady Joan Foulkes, the 2013/2014 Heart Ball Committee will host their Annual Tea Party & Fashion Show. The event will take place in the Upper Level of the Government House from 2:00pm-5:30pm. Tickets are $35.00 a piece. Get ready to see all things Bahamian. There will be a pre-Tea art and jewelry exhibit featuring the works of Banesian Designs, Rik Carey, and Aidan Designs. The Fashion Show will feature Bahamian style and pieces. To purchase tickets, please call 327-0806.