HOW time flies! It’s that time of the week already people; time to keep you in the loop with what’s ‘buzzing’ in and around Guyana!
**And to start the ball rolling, as usual, Escape Fridays presents ‘Soca Touchdown’ at District Ultra Lounge, where live entertainment by Guyana’s top DJs, Gully Ras and Diamond, DJ Energy, DJ Country Boy, and DJ Venom awaits. As always, it’s ladies free before 23h00!
**Next on the agenda is ‘High Tea & Hard Truths’ at the GT Motorsports Club, courtesy of ‘Business Women Brunch Club.
**It’s going to be an afternoon of tea and open mic discussions, encouraging younger women to take up entrepreneurship, and to appreciate what it’s like for young and mature women to be involved in business. Tickets: $1000.
**You know that Fridays and Saturdays belong to Ignite Bar and Grill, so head on down to the Pegasus poolside tonight and tomorrow for fun, food, and entertainment!
**And if that doesn’t tickle your fancy, there’s always the Vintage Wine Bar, Restaurant and Lounge’s Latin Night to fall back on, where two Desperados Tequila Beers are just $1000.
**Well! Whadd’ya know! It’s Carnival Countdown at District Ultra Lounge, featuring live mix vibes by DJs Shizzle and Country Boy. Come enjoy bottle specials. Buy four shots ah tequila; get one free. Ladies free before 21h00!
**And for a little something on the cultural side, there’s the 2019 Mother-and-Daughter Pageant at the National Cultural Centre from 20h00. Come out and enjoy a truly red-carpet affair as the 22 mother-daughter pairs compete in three categories, namely junior, middle and senior, for the covted title. Tickets: $3,500, $3,000 and 2,000.
**For those who like something a bit more traditional and fast-paced, how about a game of Bingo with a twist! Global Shapers Community (Georgetown Hub) presents “Blingo” at the Queen’s College Auditorium from 17h30. Come out in your BLING, dress to impress, and do enjoy the music and the food and get a chance to win a grand cash prize, household appliances, grocery hampers, smartphones and much more! Tickets: $1500.
**And if carrying your own key is your thing, then the Aracari Resort is where it’s at for the weekly Karaoke and Dance this and every Saturday. Enjoy a bit of karaoke, and the usual dinner and dance, featuring Reyaz Rafeek and his troupe.
**Alternatively, there’s always Seductive Saturdays over at the Aura Sky Lounge, where the doors open at 20h00 sharp!
**What better way to end the week than at the Pegasus Hotel, where there’s a Mother’s Day spread, buffet style, for that special lady in your life. Enjoy complimentary mimosas and chocolates, and live entertainment. Lunch will be ready by 11h30. Cost: $8,000 per person.
**Ready to call it a day! Then hop on over to the Vintage Wine Bar, Restaurant and Lounge for ‘Dinner with 70s ad 80s music’. As is the saying down there, “Sundays were meant for 70s & 80s music!”
Well! There you have it! Enjoy!