The Afro Carib Festival Comes to the Miramar Amphitheater

first_imgMIRAMAR, Florida – The City of Miramar’s Vice Mayor Alexandra P. Davis will host the Afro Carib Festival at the Miramar Amphitheater located at 16801 Miramar Parkway on Saturday, February 29th from 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. This signature event is part of a month-long celebration of Black History Month.Vice Mayor Alexandra P. Davis stated, “We are so excited to be hosting the first Afro Carib Festival right here in Miramar. February is Black History Month and it also happens to be Reggae Month. We have put together an artist lineup that is exceptional. We are fusing the different genres of music from the African Diaspora and we hope Miramar residents and visitors from all over can come out to enjoy great music at a gorgeous venue.”Headliners at the Afro Carib Festival include reggae sensation, Capleton, Afro-Beats artist Stonebwoy from Ghana and Amara La Negra. They will be joined by Julien Believe and Jay Shep from the Bahamas, gospel-reggae singer, Soné and the Gutta Twins from Jamaica. Miramar’s own Tone C will also be performing. The event will be hosted by Yvette Marshall and Lance-O of Kulcha Shok Muzik with DJ Mikey Mike.The festivities will also include food trucks offering multicultural cuisine, local vendors and much more. Event sponsors include Aetna, Workspace Property Trust, WZOP/WZPP Radio and CES Consultants.The Afro Carib Festival is free to the public with a $10 parking fee benefiting United Way’s Hurricane Dorian Fund & Food for the Poor. Free event tickets are available at Afrocaribfest.eventbrite.com.last_img read more

See the draw: AshGold, Inter Allies drawn for MTN FA Cup Round of 16

first_imgFrom the Tuesday morning’s draw, Eleven Wise will host fellow Division One campaigners and rivals Samartex in a fierce contest in Sekondi while WAFA entertain Mighty Jets at Sogakope. WAFA v Mighty JetsGreat Astronomers/New Edubiase United v Berekum Chelsea/Medeama– AshantiGold have been drawn to host Inter Allies at the Len Clay Stadium – in a repeat of their match day 13 league fixture last weekend. The Miners won the league encounter 2-0. Record winners Accra Hearts of Oak have been handed a tricky tie away to giant killers, Afienya City. The match will be played at the Tema Stadium. The second division outfit eliminated Great Olympics on penalties in the Round of 32. Afienya City v Hearts of Oak One MTN FA Cup round of 32 is still hanging as Great Astronomers await the outcome of Berekum Chelsea’s appeal over a Disciplinary Committee ruling. The outcome of the appeal will determine which of Chelsea and New Edubiase would face the third tier side. The winner of that round of 32 fixture has been drawn to host Medeama SC in the Round of 16. Holders Asante Kotoko will welcome the giants of the North, Real Tamale United to the Baba Yara Stadium while another Division One outfit, Istanbul FC, travel to face Aduana Stars in Dormaa. Asante Kotoko v Real Tamale United An-all premier league encounter will herald the 2015 Ghana FA Cup Round of 16 games at yet-to-be confirmed dates next month. Aduana Stars v Istanbul Round of 16 Fixtures Eleven Wise v Samartex AshantiGold v Inter Allies Utrecht v B.A. Unitedlast_img read more