July 19th, 2017 Bermuda Calendar Update
Here are the latest events to be added to the Bermuda calendar since last week – as always, don’t forget to check out the Quick Recap Section at the bottom of this post for a full listing of all upcoming events, including those previously covered in previous posts.
Don’t forget to submit details of your own event to http://nothingtodoinbermuda.com/submit-your-event.html – a basic listing is completely free!
Bring your football cards and your best team to participate in the Match Attax / Card Swap Day on Saturday, July 22nd.
From 11pm until 1pm at the Youth Library on Church Street, boys aged 6 years and older can choose their best team, swap cards and make deals, to beat their opposing team.
The cost is $5 and registration can be done at the Youth Library.
For more information, contact 295-0487.
As part of it’s YANA campaign, the Bermuda Mental Health Foundation invites you to come and find out how to best support your loved ones living with mental illness at You Are Not Alone on Monday, July 24th.
From 6pm until 9.30pm at BUEI, this panel discussion will centre around current support available in Bermuda, ways to increase the support available, the importance of supporting the supporters, and other topics surrounding mental illness in Bermuda.
This is a free event.
For more info, contact www.bmhf.bm or call 400-5634.
Do you believe that all young people can be successful? And that everyone has a role to play in supporting their success? Discover the opportunities for developing Bermuda’s youth and consider what role you will play, at the Mirrors Volunteering Information Sessions on Tuesday, July 25th.
From 12.45pm until 1:30pm at their office on Church Street, the sessions will highlight four different ways you can support Bermuda’s youth on their path to success.
For more information, or to RSVP, contact Nicola Feldman on 294-9298 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join the Ana Luna Catamaran for an always ridiculous spectacle at the Non Mariners Race & Wonderment on Sunday, August 6th.
Boarding is at 11am from the dock at Grotto Bay, or 1pm at Barr’s Park or “by request” for those wishing to board in Hamilton.
Aboard this cruise you’ll head straight to Mangrove Bay to join the revellers at this legendary annual raft-up. You are invited to bring your string bikinis, noodles, and noise makers to assure success. The Ana Luna team will provide a full lunch, ice, hydration, and a safe stable platform to witness all of the action. On the way back, you’ll make another stop at Paradise Lakes for a swim, dessert, and a champagne toast to wrap up the day before it’s back to reality.
The cost is $195 per person, which includes the 8 hour cruise, lunch and dessert. The bar is not included in the cost, but they also offer a discounted drink package of 6 beers or one bottle of wine for $39.
Tickets can be purchased online at pTix.bm.
For more information, contact Captain@analunaadventures.com or 504-3780.
Come out for the sophisticated summer soirée you don’t want to miss at Uncorked! 2017 on Saturday, August 12th.
Hundreds of guests dressed in pink, orange and white will unite under the beautiful Bermuda sunset to indulge in an expertly curated selection of White, Red and Rosé wines with deliciously designed delicacies to complement.
This event will take place from 7pm until Midnight at Barr’s Bay Park, where old and new friends will share stories, sip wine and dance to their heart’s content to the music of DJ PM. The night promises to be full of fun, laughs, networking and great conversation.
All games are $5 per person, per play, and will include Cork Pull, Ring Toss, Giant Jenga, Raffles and more.
Uncorked also supports a worthy charity with every event. All profits from games and 10% of ticket sales will go towards the Family Centre- this season’s receiving charity.
General Admission is $75, while VIP tickets are $175 and both are available online from pTix.bm. The VIP ticket includes access to an Exclusive VIP area with seating and expedited VIP bar, a complimentary bottle of wine, complimentary chef curated appetisers, complimentary cupcakes and an expedited VIP line for quicker entry.
Dress code is orange, pink and white.
For more information, contact Cushi Ming at 704 2771 or visit UncorkedBda.com
Get ready for another Sunday Funday as Nakternl Entertainment and Corona team up again to bring you another electrifying house music event, at Housestyle Takeover on the Beach on Sunday, August 13th.
Starting 2pm at Rum Bum Beach Bar at Horseshoe Bay, for this month’s instalment they have Andy R, DJ Fozzy, Mike Shawr and Siid James, to make you dance and groove all day along.
This is a free event.
For more information, contact email@example.com
or visit www.NakternlEntertainment.com.
Join the Open Mic Night at Tribe Road Kitchen as they host Acoustic Saturday on Saturday, August 19th.
From 7pm until 11pm, in their outdoor garden area you are invited to come down for a night of diverse acoustic music; featuring local guitarists, singers and songwriters who will dabble in a variety of different genres.
The restaurant will be closed but there will be a cash bar, snacks and pizza.
There is no cover charge and this event is weather dependent.
For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Honouring June Caisey’s 80th Earthday, Caisey Family Productions presents a Tribute called Back Down Memory Lane on Sunday, August 20th.
From 4pm until 7pm within the Harbourview Room at the Hamilton Princess, this event will feature the musical talents of Albert (Whitey) June, Taur, Phiemma Caisey, Ramon Clarke, Taitu, Takai, lil JJ Caisey, Chickdee Moniz, Zion other special guests, all backed by the Leviticus Band.
All proceeds will go towards the Chewstick Foundation.
Tickets cost $85, which includes the show and a buffet, and are available from Kit N’ Caboodle and Caesar’s Pharmacy.
For more information, contact June Caisey at 292-4972.
Save the Date: Quick Recap of Upcoming Bermuda Events
Xtreme Sports Fun Zone – June 10th to September 2nd (every other week)
Junior Camps and Adult Learn to Row Camps – July 3rd to 28th
Animal Advocate Camp – July 3rd to September 1st
Destiny Summer Camp – July 3rd to September 1st
RISE Bermuda Summer Day Camp – July 17th to August 25th
Women’s Golf Day – Complimentary Golf at Turtle Hill Golf Club – July 19th and July 22nd
KBB Trash Art Workshop – Plastics Gone Wild – July 22nd
Groundswell Lionfish Tournament 2017 – July 22nd
**NEW Match Attax / Card Swap Day – July 22nd
**DATE CHANGE BUEI Screens: I, Daniel Blake – July 23rd
**NEW You Are Not Alone – July 24th
**NEW Mirrors Volunteering Information Sessions – July 25th
Art with a Twist – July 25th
Headway Hair and Beauty Show – July 28th
Bermuda Civic Ballet: Civic @ 45 – July 28th and 29th
Benefit Gospel Concert – July 29th
Diamond Jubilee at the Museum – July 29th
2017 Cup Match Classic Cricket Festival – August 3rd and 4th
**NEW Non Mariners Race & Wonderment – August 6th
**NEW Uncorked! 2017 – August 12th
**NEW Housestyle Takeover on the Beach – August 13th
Ana Luna Glow Worms Safari – August 9th and 10th
Cocktails and Cannons – August 17th
BFA Corporate Wellness Beach Soccer Tournament – August 19th
**NEW Acoustic Saturday – August 19th
Night of the Shooting Stars – August 12th
**NEW Back Down Memory Lane – August 20th
Solar Eclipse 2017 Party – August 21
Art with a Twist – August 22nd
Emancipation: A Love Story – August 26th
Cocktails and Cannons – August 28th
Cocktails and Cannons – September 7th
Family Centre Beach Bash – September 8th
Ana Luna Glow Worms Safari – September 8th and 9th
Wine Tasting at Masterworks – September 13th
Cocktails and Cannons – September 17th
Art with a Twist – September 19th
Gladys Morrell, Bermuda’s Suffragist – September 30th
Cocktails and Cannons – October 3rd
Ana Luna Glow Worms Safari – October 7th and 8th
Art with a Twist – October 24th
Cocktails and Cannons – October 31st
Cocktails and Cannons – November 1st
Wine Tasting at Masterworks – November 15th
Art with a Twist – November 21st
Wine Tasting at Masterworks – December 13th
Art with a Twist – December 19th
Exhibits at Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art
- Room with a View – ongoing from January 5th
- Sorgel and Nicky Gurret – June 9th to 28th
- Art of the Gombey – June 30th to July 19th
Current Exhibits at Bermuda National Gallery
- The Power of Art – January 27th to November 25th
Hamilton Princess Hotel & Beach Club: Hotel Lobby
- Ewan David Eason Art Exhibition – April 7th to July 30th
Bermuda Society of Arts – July 5th to July 25th
- Onions Gallery: Practice What You Teach, by Bermuda’s top art educators
- Edinburgh Gallery: This Side of the Reef, by Chris Ingham
- Studio A&B: The Bluebird Box Exhibition
Bermuda Arts Centre at Dockyard
Enjoy the rest of the week!