Friday, March 24
Regina & Tanya 'True Friends' at Kady's Gaming Bar, Stony Hill, St Andrew. Music by Shawn Milah. Photos by On Fleek.
Soca Kindgom, the carnival starter, at Hope Gardens. Admission: presold $2,500, $3,500 at the gate; limited VIP $7,500.
Saturday, March 25
Flush Wi Live @ Palm Atlantic, Black River, St Elizabeth.
Featuring Valiant, Skeng, Kraff, Bayka, Stalk Ashley and Staggy YBC.
Di Lot presents RFL 7: Reignition, 12 fights, mixed martial arts and kickboxing, at 33 Constant Spring Road. Presold tickets: general $2,500, premium $3,500. All-inclusive skybox $10,000. Parking at Lane Plaza.
Sunday, March 26
DreamWorx Entertainment presents
West Igloo: Euphoria @ Catherine Hall Sports Complex in Montego Bay, featuring female dancehall artiste Jada Kingdom.
Nyte Nurse Pro presents QORIHC (Queens of Reggae Island Honorary Ceremony) Presentation Ceremony and Ball at the Courtleigh Auditorium. Honorees for 2022 and 2023 will be awarded.
Jamaica Down's Syndrome Foundation (JDSF) presents Lift Up Downs benefit concert at the Ranny Williams Entertainment Centre. Performers include Laa Lee, Pastor Stephen Blake, and Dwight Richards and Friends. Members of the special-needs community will also touch the stage. The fundraiser will aid the foundation with its ongoing work supporting JDSF members through educational, health and outreach programmes.
Thursday, March 30
Xodus Pop-Up @ Ribbiz Ardenne
Friday, March 31
Flash Back Fridayz at Drinxx Bar and Lounge, 9 Carifta Avenue, Kingston. Admission: $1,000.
Sunday, April 2
Afro Soca Jam at Hope Zoo, 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Admission: presold $2500, $3,000 at the gate.
Thursday, April 13
Baddish Soca & Dancehall Festival at the National Stadium. Live performance by Ding Dong.
Xodus Tailgate @ National Stadium. Cooler-friendly/BYOB (allowed to bring grills and food).
Friday, April 14
Bacchanal Jouvert @ Mas Camp.
Saturday, April 15
Xodus Remedy @ National Stadium (same details as March staging, but the revised time is 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.).
Sunday, April 16
Jamaica Carnival Road March
Saturday, May 20
Turn Me Loose Jamz at Catherine Hall Sport Complex, Montego Bay, St James. Gates open 6 p.m. Admission: presold $$4500, at the gate $5,500.
Sunday, May 21
Tip-'R - the Ultra Beach Party at Ultra Beach, Portmore, St Catherine. Admission: $2,000 presold, $3,000 at the gate.