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World Heritage Site Tour
Wednesday October 1
World Heritage Site Historical Tour (4HR Bus Tour
VENUE: Historic Bridgetown and the Garrison areas 
TIME: 9:15am 
ADMISSION: BDS $110.00 / US $55.00 (Entrance Fees includes)

In June 2011, The World Heritage Committee placed a Heritage Stamp on the Historic Bridgetown and the Garrison areas. These sites were listed on the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation's (UNESCO) World Heritage List.

Tour Include visits to:
In Bridgetown..
- Statue of Admiral Horatio Nelson
- The Parliament Buildings - theoldest in the Western Hemisphere
- The Careenage, which is still an active waterway today.
The tour continues along...
Bay street and Carlisle Bay to the Garrison Historical Area
...established in 1789 as the heart of British defense of all its Caribbean territories.
Featuring...
- Buildings dating back to the 18th century.
George Washington House
- National Armory
Changing of the sentry at the Main Guard.

Join us on a guided tour of Bridgetown and the Garrison Historical area, to experience this UNESCO-designated World Heritage Site.

NOTE:
This guided Bus Tour takes place every Wednesday.

Advance Bookings Required -
BOOK HERE!

For more information and for more Historic Garrison Tour options go to - 
http://www.funbarbados.com//tours/bridgetown_&_garrison_world_heritage_site_tours.cfm
 

Cocktails at Mount Gay Rum Visitor Centre
Wednesday October 1
MOUNT GAY RUM COCKTAIL TOUR  
VENUE: Mount Gay Rum Visitors Centre, Cnr. Exmouth Gap/Brandons & Spring Garden Highway, St Michael
TIME: 1:30pm
ADMISSION: BDS $100.00 / US $50.00 - (GROUPS - BDS $95.00 / US $47.50)
(Transportation included)

Mount Gay Rum Tour + Cocktail Making & Drinking - available (WEDNESDAYS ONLY)

INCLUDES:
Take the Cocktail Tour - first, our Signature Rum Tour... then on to the Bar to tarry and discover another unforgettable experience. Have your taste buds tempted and tantalized as you are taught the secrets of Exotic Cocktail "Mixology" by the Master Barman.

Equally understandable; our challenge of "closing the bar" - some folks just want to keep mixing and sipping!

Complimentary Hotel Pick-up is available via coach

Advance Bookings Required BOOK HERE! to secure your space

For more information go to - http://www.funbarbados.com/Sights/mountgay.cfm 

You won't want to leave!!!
Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza
Wednesday October 1
Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza  
VENUE: Harbour Lights Night Club, Bay Street, St Michael
TIME: 7pm to 10:30pm
ADMISSION: BDS $175.00 / US $87.50

The Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza is available (MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS)

INCLUDES:
  • Bar-B-Que dinner
  • Free flowing exotic drinks
  • Spectacular entertainment
  • Transfers to and from your hotel are included.

ENTERTAINMENT:- live local band / Acrobatic stilt men / Fire eater / Limbo dancer / Caribbean dancer / Green monkey and a Shaggy bear.

BOOK HERE! to secure your space

For more information go to - www.funbarbados.com/Activities/harbourlights.CFM

Jolly Roger Sunset Cruise Dinnershow
Thursday October 2
" TASTE OF THE CARIBBEAN " 4HR SUNSET CRUISE & DINNER SHOW with Black Pearl Party Cruises on the Jolly Roger
VENUE: Black Pearl Party Cruises/Jolly Roger Cruises, Carlisle House (Wharf side), Bridgetown, St Michael
TIME: 6pm to 10pm
ADMISSION: BDS $175.00 / US $87.50

The Jolly Roger Sunset Cruise & Cultural Dinner Show is available (THURSDAYS ONLY - Weekly)

INCLUDES:

  • Sunset/Night Cruise
  • Spectacular Cultural Dinner Show
  • Buffet Dinner & Bajan/Caribbean Cocktail Eats - Click here for Dinner Menu...
  • Unlimited Drinks
  • Roundtrip Transport

ENTERTAINMENT:
Dockside...
-
Live Tuk Band music
- Fire Eating
- Limbo Dancing
- Stilt Walkers
- An interactive show with Theme Dancing
- Performances by the very entertaining Town Cryer and Mother Sally

Onboard the Boat...
...DJ Music for the Tropical Island Party
...sexy calypso dancers in carnival costumes
PLUS sumptuous Dinner, plenty Drinks & the legendary Jolly Roger Rum Punch!!!

BOOK HERE!!! to secure your space

CLICK HERE for more Black Pearl/Jolly Roger Tour and Cruise Options...

Contact:
PHONE: (246) 436 2885 (Office) / 826 7245 (SAIL)
EMAIL US...
WEBSITE: www.barbadosblackpearl-jollyroger1.com

Come have a great time on the Jolly Roger Sunset Dinner Cruise & Cultural Show

Jolly Roger is located at the northern-end of the Wickham/Lewis Boardwalk (AKA Bridgetown Boardwalk)
At the rear of Carlisle House - Facing the Careenage/Wharf

Historic Garrison Day Tour
Thursday October 2
Historic Garrison Day Tour (3HR Bus Tour
VENUE: Historic Garrison area, St Michael
TIME: 9:15am – 12:15pm 
ADMISSION: (Adults - BDS $95.00 / US $47.50) / (Children – BDS $74.00 / US $37.00)

Include visits to:
- The famous George Washington House (c1720) 
- Charles Fort, built to protect Carlisle Bay 
- The National Armoury Museum; (World’s finest collection of 17th century cannons) 
- St. Ann’s Fort for a drink and a snack. 
- The Barbados Museum (military prison 1818-1905) gift shop. 
- A stop-off at ‘Changing of the Sentry’ exercise
- A live commentary from the recently rediscovered ‘Garrison Tunnels’ (c1820)
- PLUS Round-trip Transportation

NOTE:
This guided Bus Tour of the Historic Garrison area takes place every Thursday.

Advance Bookings Required - BOOK HERE!

For more information and for more Historic Garrison Tour options go to -
http://www.funbarbados.com/Tours/historic_garrison_tours.CFM
 

Ball Hockey Match
Thursday October 2
Ball Hockey 2014 Calendar of Events/Matches/Fixtures:
TODAY'S MATCH:
VENUE: NIS overflow car park, Culloden Road, St Michael
TIME: 8:30pm & 9:30pm

Contact:
The Barbados Ball Hockey League ( BBHL )
PH: (246)
EMAIL: info@barbadosballhockey.com
WEBSITE: http://barbadosballhockey.com/

For more about Hockey in Barbados go to - http://www.funbarbados.com/sports/hockey/
Historic Garrison Night Tour
Friday October 3
Historic Garrison Night Tour (2HR Walking Tour
VENUE: Historic Garrison area - Start at George Washington House, Bush Hill, St Michael
TIME: 7pm (gather at 6:45pm)
ADMISSION: BDS $20.00 / US $10.00
(Kids 5-12 years 1/2 price / Kids under 5 years are free)   

Come and learn more about the Garrison and some of the events that occurred there. Our colonial past was not always idyllic and you'll learn of tales wit...h tragic endings and of mysteries yet to be solved.

NOTE:
This guided walking tour of the Historic Garrison area takes place every other Friday.
Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and you may want to bring along a drink or even something light to eat to keep yourself hydrated. Feel free to bring a torch to light your path and, in the event of showers, an umbrella. 
(Feel free to bring a torch to light your path and an umbrella, in the event of showers)

A bit of a thriller, this tour focuses on the macabre side of life in the Garrison.
Murders, executions, crimes and punishments!

The tour will explain in detail…
…The construction of the unfinished Garrison Fortress 1789 – 1793.
…How ‘Graves End Beach’ got its name.  

You will also experience several short dramas en route including…
…A re-enactment of the execution by firing squad of a freed slave at the Military Cemetery.
…The unsolved John Hislop murder of 1809.

For more Historic Garrison Tour options go to - http://www.funbarbados.com/Tours/historic_garrison_tours.CFM
 

Oistins Fish Fry
Friday October 3
OISTINS FISH FRY 2014 - Barbados ...a true Bajan Experience
VENUE: Oistins Bay Garden, Christ Church
TIME: 6:30pm
ADMISSION: Free

This is one of the main open-air Nightlife spots on weekends, especially on Friday nights.
more info about Oistins Fish Fry...

Oistins Fish Fry
Saturday October 4
OISTINS FISH FRY 2014 - Barbados ...a true Bajan Experience
VENUE: Oistins Bay Garden, Christ Church
TIME: 6:30pm
ADMISSION: Free

This is one of the main open-air Nightlife spots on weekends, especially on Friday nights.
more info about Oistins Fish Fry...

Golf Event - BGC vs RWM
Saturday October 4
2014 Golf Tournaments & Calendar of Events - " Barbados Golf Club ( BGC ) vs Royal Westmoreland ( RWM ) "
VENUE: Barbados Golf Club, Durants, Christ Church

Contact
The Barbados Golf Club
PH: (246) 428 8463
Website: http://barbadosgolfclub.com/ or http://www.funbarbados.com/Activities/barbados_golf_club.cfm

For more information on Golf Tournaments in Barbados ---
Go to - Barbados Golf Association: http://www.barbadosgolfassociation.com/

For more on Golfing in Barbados go to - www.funbarbados.com/activities/maingolf.cfm

Karting - Motor Racing Meet
Saturday October 4
Barbados Karting Association ( BKA ) 2014 Calendar - ( Motorsports )
TODAY'S - KART RACE MEET: " Track Racing - Practice"
LOCATION: - Bushy Park Racing Circuit, St Philip
START: 9:30am
ADMISSION: $Free

Contact:
For more information on Barbados Kart Racing 2014 Calendar of Events
Barbados Karting Association Inc. - www.barbadoskarting.net/

This Auto Racing Meet is one of Barbados' many Bushy Park Motor Sports 2014 Events.

Find more Bushy Park Racing Circuit & Motorsport Facility Events...

For more about Motor Racing in Barbados go to - http://www.funbarbados.com//sports/motorsports/

Event approved by the Barbados Motoring Federation ( BMF )

Hike Barbados - Bath - Moonlight
Sunday October 5
Barbados National Trust (BNT) HIKE BARBADOS 2014 CALENDAR: 
" Moonlight Hike "
START - BATH BEACH ", St John
TIME: 5:30pm ONLY
DURATION: 3 hours

DIRECTIONS: Turn left at bottom of Coach Hill - first right at old factory. 

Today is one of National Trust Moonlight Hikes

WEAR: strong foot wear & a hat
BRING: Bottle water, snacks and a torch light for nightime hikes.

These Hikes are mainly held on Sundays and are interesting & fun as well as help to educate locals & visitors about Barbados' history, geography, culture and its people.

(BNT) Barbados National Trust events:
Sunday Hikes start times: Morning 6am --- Afternoon 3:30pm --- Moonlight 5:30pm

GRADES: "Stop 'n Stare" - 6 miles / "Medium & Fast medium" - 9 miles / "Grin 'n Bear" - 12 miles. (Hikes in the afternoon repeat the morning "Stop 'n Stare" route)

Contact: Barbados National Trust (BNT)
PHONE: (246) 436-9033 or 426 2421
FAX: (246) 429 9055
EMAIL: natrust@caribsurf.com 

For more Barbados National Trust 2014 Hikes go to http://www.funbarbados.com/Activities/hike_barbados_hikes.cfm 

For more Barbados National Trust 2014 calendar of events & information go to http://www.funbarbados.com/OurIsland/barbados_national_trust.CFM 
OR www.barbadosnationaltrust.org/

Have fun at the 2014 Hike Barbados Sunday walks
BIBA International Business Week
Sunday October 5 - Saturday October 11
Barbados International Business Association ( BIBA ) International Business Week 2014
TODAY'S EVENT: " BIBA Church Service "
VENUE: St Thomas Parish Church, Arch Hall, St Thomas 
TIME: 9am

Contact:
Barbados International Business Association
PH: (246) 434 2422 Ext. 101
FAX: (246) 434 2423
EMAIL: biba@biba.bb
WEBSITE: www.biba.bb
National Dinghy Championships
Sunday October 5
National Dinghy Championships 2014 (3) 
START VENUE: Barbados Yacht Club, Bay Street, St Michael
START TIME:

Contact
Barbados Yacht Club or Barbados Sailing Association (BSA)
PH: (246) 427 1125 (main) or 427 7318 (office) - Yacht Club  
EMAIL: 
WEBSITE: http://www.barbadosyachtclub.com/ or http://www.sailbarbados.com/ 

2014 National Dinghy Championships

Karting - Motor Racing Meet
Sunday October 5
Barbados Karting Association ( BKA ) 2014 Calendar - ( Motorsports )
TODAY'S - KART RACE MEET: " Track Racing - Kart Racing Meet "
LOCATION: - Bushy Park Racing Circuit, St Philip
START: 9:30am
ADMISSION: $Free

Contact:
For more information on Barbados Kart Racing 2014 Calendar of Events
Barbados Karting Association Inc. - www.barbadoskarting.net/

This Auto Racing Meet is one of Barbados' many Bushy Park Motor Sports 2014 Events.

Find more Bushy Park Racing Circuit & Motorsport Facility Events...

For more about Motor Racing in Barbados go to - http://www.funbarbados.com//sports/motorsports/

Event approved by the Barbados Motoring Federation ( BMF )

Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza
Monday October 6
Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza  
VENUE: Harbour Lights Night Club, Bay Street, St Michael
TIME: 7pm to 10:30pm
ADMISSION: BDS $175.00 / US $87.50

The Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza is available (MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS)

INCLUDES:
  • Bar-B-Que dinner
  • Free flowing exotic drinks
  • Spectacular entertainment
  • Transfers to and from your hotel are included.

ENTERTAINMENT:- live local band / Acrobatic stilt men / Fire eater / Limbo dancer / Caribbean dancer / Green monkey and a Shaggy bear.

BOOK HERE! to secure your space

For more information go to - www.funbarbados.com/Activities/harbourlights.CFM

BIBA International Business Week - Symposium & Forum
Tuesday October 7
Barbados International Business Association ( BIBA ) International Business Week 2014
TODAY'S EVENT:
" BIBA Secondary Schools Symposium "
VENUE: Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Two Mile Hill, St Michael 
TIME: 8:30pm

" BIBA Public Discussion Forum "
VENUE: Errol Barrow Centre, UWI Cave Hill, St Michael 
TIME: 7pm

Contact:
Barbados International Business Association
PH: (246) 434 2422 Ext. 101
FAX: (246) 434 2423
EMAIL: biba@biba.bb
WEBSITE: www.biba.bb
Cocktails at Mount Gay Rum Visitor Centre
Wednesday October 8
MOUNT GAY RUM COCKTAIL TOUR  
VENUE: Mount Gay Rum Visitors Centre, Cnr. Exmouth Gap/Brandons & Spring Garden Highway, St Michael
TIME: 1:30pm
ADMISSION: BDS $100.00 / US $50.00 - (GROUPS - BDS $95.00 / US $47.50)
(Transportation included)

Mount Gay Rum Tour + Cocktail Making & Drinking - available (WEDNESDAYS ONLY)

INCLUDES:
Take the Cocktail Tour - first, our Signature Rum Tour... then on to the Bar to tarry and discover another unforgettable experience. Have your taste buds tempted and tantalized as you are taught the secrets of Exotic Cocktail "Mixology" by the Master Barman.

Equally understandable; our challenge of "closing the bar" - some folks just want to keep mixing and sipping!

Complimentary Hotel Pick-up is available via coach

Advance Bookings Required BOOK HERE! to secure your space

For more information go to - http://www.funbarbados.com/Sights/mountgay.cfm 

You won't want to leave!!!
World Heritage Site Tour
Wednesday October 8
World Heritage Site Historical Tour (4HR Bus Tour
VENUE: Historic Bridgetown and the Garrison areas 
TIME: 9:15am 
ADMISSION: BDS $110.00 / US $55.00 (Entrance Fees includes)

In June 2011, The World Heritage Committee placed a Heritage Stamp on the Historic Bridgetown and the Garrison areas. These sites were listed on the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation's (UNESCO) World Heritage List.

Tour Include visits to:
In Bridgetown..
- Statue of Admiral Horatio Nelson
- The Parliament Buildings - theoldest in the Western Hemisphere
- The Careenage, which is still an active waterway today.
The tour continues along...
Bay street and Carlisle Bay to the Garrison Historical Area
...established in 1789 as the heart of British defense of all its Caribbean territories.
Featuring...
- Buildings dating back to the 18th century.
George Washington House
- National Armory
Changing of the sentry at the Main Guard.

Join us on a guided tour of Bridgetown and the Garrison Historical area, to experience this UNESCO-designated World Heritage Site.

NOTE:
This guided Bus Tour takes place every Wednesday.

Advance Bookings Required -
BOOK HERE!

For more information and for more Historic Garrison Tour options go to - 
http://www.funbarbados.com//tours/bridgetown_&_garrison_world_heritage_site_tours.cfm
 

BIBA International Business Week - Career Showcase
Wednesday October 8
Barbados International Business Association ( BIBA ) International Business Week 2014
TODAY'S EVENT: " BIBA Careers Showcase "
VENUE: Guild Lawn, UWI Cave Hill, St Michael 
TIME: 1pm - 6pm

Contact:
Barbados International Business Association
PH: (246) 434 2422 Ext. 101
FAX: (246) 434 2423
EMAIL: biba@biba.bb
WEBSITE: www.biba.bb
Hike Barbados - St Thomas Post Office - Moonlight
Wednesday October 8
Barbados National Trust (BNT) HIKE BARBADOS 2014 CALENDAR:
SPECIAL " Moonlight Hike "
START - ST THOMAS POST OFFICE ", St Thomas
TIME: 6pm ONLY
DURATION: 3 hours

DIRECTIONS: The Post Office is located at the west end of Welchman Hall Village. 

Today is one of National Trust Moonlight Hikes

WEAR: strong foot wear & a hat
BRING: Bottle water, snacks and a torch light for nightime hikes.

These Hikes are mainly held on Sundays and are interesting & fun as well as help to educate locals & visitors about Barbados' history, geography, culture and its people.

(BNT) Barbados National Trust events:
Sunday Hikes start times: Morning 6am --- Afternoon 3:30pm --- Moonlight 5:30pm

GRADES: "Stop 'n Stare" - 6 miles / "Medium & Fast medium" - 9 miles / "Grin 'n Bear" - 12 miles. (Hikes in the afternoon repeat the morning "Stop 'n Stare" route)

Contact: Barbados National Trust (BNT)
PHONE: (246) 436-9033 or 426 2421
FAX: (246) 429 9055
EMAIL: natrust@caribsurf.com 

For more Barbados National Trust 2014 Hikes go to http://www.funbarbados.com/Activities/hike_barbados_hikes.cfm 

For more Barbados National Trust 2014 calendar of events & information go to http://www.funbarbados.com/OurIsland/barbados_national_trust.CFM 
OR www.barbadosnationaltrust.org/

Have fun at the 2014 Hike Barbados Sunday walks
Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza
Wednesday October 8
Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza  
VENUE: Harbour Lights Night Club, Bay Street, St Michael
TIME: 7pm to 10:30pm
ADMISSION: BDS $175.00 / US $87.50

The Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza is available (MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS)

INCLUDES:
  • Bar-B-Que dinner
  • Free flowing exotic drinks
  • Spectacular entertainment
  • Transfers to and from your hotel are included.

ENTERTAINMENT:- live local band / Acrobatic stilt men / Fire eater / Limbo dancer / Caribbean dancer / Green monkey and a Shaggy bear.

BOOK HERE! to secure your space

For more information go to - www.funbarbados.com/Activities/harbourlights.CFM

Historic Garrison Day Tour
Thursday October 9
Historic Garrison Day Tour (3HR Bus Tour
VENUE: Historic Garrison area, St Michael
TIME: 9:15am – 12:15pm 
ADMISSION: (Adults - BDS $95.00 / US $47.50) / (Children – BDS $74.00 / US $37.00)

Include visits to:
- The famous George Washington House (c1720) 
- Charles Fort, built to protect Carlisle Bay 
- The National Armoury Museum; (World’s finest collection of 17th century cannons) 
- St. Ann’s Fort for a drink and a snack. 
- The Barbados Museum (military prison 1818-1905) gift shop. 
- A stop-off at ‘Changing of the Sentry’ exercise
- A live commentary from the recently rediscovered ‘Garrison Tunnels’ (c1820)
- PLUS Round-trip Transportation

NOTE:
This guided Bus Tour of the Historic Garrison area takes place every Thursday.

Advance Bookings Required - BOOK HERE!

For more information and for more Historic Garrison Tour options go to -
http://www.funbarbados.com/Tours/historic_garrison_tours.CFM
 

Ball Hockey Match
Thursday October 9
Ball Hockey 2014 Calendar of Events/Matches/Fixtures:
TODAY'S MATCH:
VENUE: NIS overflow car park, Culloden Road, St Michael
TIME: 8:30pm & 9:30pm

Contact:
The Barbados Ball Hockey League ( BBHL )
PH: (246)
EMAIL: info@barbadosballhockey.com
WEBSITE: http://barbadosballhockey.com/

For more about Hockey in Barbados go to - http://www.funbarbados.com/sports/hockey/
Jolly Roger Sunset Cruise Dinnershow
Thursday October 9
" TASTE OF THE CARIBBEAN " 4HR SUNSET CRUISE & DINNER SHOW with Black Pearl Party Cruises on the Jolly Roger
VENUE: Black Pearl Party Cruises/Jolly Roger Cruises, Carlisle House (Wharf side), Bridgetown, St Michael
TIME: 6pm to 10pm
ADMISSION: BDS $175.00 / US $87.50

The Jolly Roger Sunset Cruise & Cultural Dinner Show is available (THURSDAYS ONLY - Weekly)

INCLUDES:

  • Sunset/Night Cruise
  • Spectacular Cultural Dinner Show
  • Buffet Dinner & Bajan/Caribbean Cocktail Eats - Click here for Dinner Menu...
  • Unlimited Drinks
  • Roundtrip Transport

ENTERTAINMENT:
Dockside...
-
Live Tuk Band music
- Fire Eating
- Limbo Dancing
- Stilt Walkers
- An interactive show with Theme Dancing
- Performances by the very entertaining Town Cryer and Mother Sally

Onboard the Boat...
...DJ Music for the Tropical Island Party
...sexy calypso dancers in carnival costumes
PLUS sumptuous Dinner, plenty Drinks & the legendary Jolly Roger Rum Punch!!!

BOOK HERE!!! to secure your space

CLICK HERE for more Black Pearl/Jolly Roger Tour and Cruise Options...

Contact:
PHONE: (246) 436 2885 (Office) / 826 7245 (SAIL)
EMAIL US...
WEBSITE: www.barbadosblackpearl-jollyroger1.com

Come have a great time on the Jolly Roger Sunset Dinner Cruise & Cultural Show

Jolly Roger is located at the northern-end of the Wickham/Lewis Boardwalk (AKA Bridgetown Boardwalk)
At the rear of Carlisle House - Facing the Careenage/Wharf

BIBA International Business Week - Conference
Thursday October 9
Barbados International Business Association ( BIBA ) International Business Week 2014
TODAY'S EVENT: " BIBA International Business Conference "
VENUE: Hilton Barbados, Needhams Point, St Michael 
TIME: 8am - 4:30pm

Conference DATES: Oct 9th & 10th

Contact:
Barbados International Business Association
PH: (246) 434 2422 Ext. 101
FAX: (246) 434 2423
EMAIL: biba@biba.bb
WEBSITE: www.biba.bb

BIBA International Business Week - Conference
Friday October 10 - Monday November 10
Barbados International Business Association ( BIBA ) International Business Week 2014
TODAY'S EVENT: " BIBA International Business Conference "
VENUE: Hilton Barbados, Needhams Point, St Michael 
TIME: 8am - 12pm

Conference DATES: Oct 9th & 10th

Contact:
Barbados International Business Association
PH: (246) 434 2422 Ext. 101
FAX: (246) 434 2423
EMAIL: biba@biba.bb
WEBSITE: www.biba.bb

 

Oistins Fish Fry
Friday October 10
OISTINS FISH FRY 2014 - Barbados ...a true Bajan Experience
VENUE: Oistins Bay Garden, Christ Church
TIME: 6:30pm
ADMISSION: Free

This is one of the main open-air Nightlife spots on weekends, especially on Friday nights.
more info about Oistins Fish Fry...

NIFCA Season
Friday October 10 - Sunday November 23
NIFCA 2014 Calendar of Events ( National Independence Festival of Creative Arts )
TODAY'S EVENT: "NIFCA Performing Arts Semi-Finals"
VENUE: Lester Vaughan School, St Thomas
TIME: 6pm
ADMISSION: $10.00 (Adults) / $5.00 (children under 12 years)
(Children under 5 years not admitted)

NIFCA Performing Arts SemiFinals 2014 DATES:
Fri Oct 10th, Sat 11th, Sun 12th // Fri 17th, Sat 18th, Sun 19th, Mon 20th

Performaces by
TBC...

Other 2014 NIFCA dates & events...
Finals from Oct 31st - Nov 4th
Galas - Nov 6th & 23rd
BookFairs - Oct 31st / Nov 2nd, 4th, 6th
CookOff - Nov 1st, 9th, 15th
PhotographyExhibition - Nov 10th - 22nd
VideoScreening - Nov 20th  


The National Independence Festival Of Creative Arts in Barbados was introduced to celebrate the island's Independence and as an outreach program in to the communities to develop and showcase the many aspects of Bajan culture and creative arts, through Drama, Dance, Music, Literary arts, Culinary Arts, Visual Arts, Photography and Art & Craft. more about NIFCA Barbados...  

Contact:
National Cultural Foundation (NCF) for more NIFCA Performing Arts 2013 information
PH: (246) 417 6610 / 424 0909
WEBSITE: http://www.ncf.bb/  

BOX OFFICES - Tickets on sale at NCF or www.ticketpal.com

Be part of the Independence celebrations !!!!

Find more Barbados Independence celebrations, activities and events...

Twisted Drag Wars - Motor Racing Event
Saturday October 11
Barbados Association of Dragsters and Drifters ( BADD ) 2014 Calendar - ( Motorsports )
TODAY'S - CAR RACE MEET: " Twisted Drag Warz Part 4 " Drifting & Drag Racing
LOCATION: - Bushy Park Racing Circuit, St Philip
START: 3pm - 9pm
ADMISSION: $20.00 (Grounds) / $25.00 (Club House)

For more information on Barbados Association of Dragsters and Drifters Car Racing 2014 Calendar of Events

Contact:
WEBSITE: http://www.baddmotorsports.com/

This Auto Racing Meet is one of Barbados' many Bushy Park Motor Sports 2014 Events.
Don't miss BADD Twisted Drag Warz ( track racing )

Find more Bushy Park Racing Circuit & Motorsport Facility Events...

For more about Motor Racing in Barbados go to - http://www.funbarbados.com//sports/motorsports/ 

Event approved by the Barbados Motoring Federation ( BMF )

BIBA International Business Week - Charity 5K Fun Walk & Run
Saturday October 11
Barbados International Business Association ( BIBA ) International Business Week 2014
TODAY'S EVENT: " BIBA Charity 5km Fun Walk & Run "
START: From Dalkeith Road to Aquatic Gap via Belleville, St Michael 
TIME: 4pm
FEES: $30.00 (adults)/ $15.00 (kids under 12)
(Corporate Groups 10 & more - $25.00/ Youth/Community Groups 10 & more - $15.00) 

All registrants will receive a T-Shirt and other corporate giveaways
Prizes to be won

ROUTE:
Start in front of the Barbados Museum on Dalkeith Rd 
Proceed along Dalkeith Rd towards Culloden Rd - Turn Left on Beckles Rd - Turn Right on Culloden Rd and proceed through traffic lights to Pine Rd - Turn Left on Belmont Rd - Turn Left on Belmont Rd - Turn Left on George St - then Turn Right on to Highway 6/Lower Collymore Rock - Turn Left on Jemmotts Lane - Turn Left on Bay St - then Turn Right on Aquatic Gap (finish at Island Inn)

End at Dippers Bar The Cruising Club, Aquatic Gap, St Michael  

Come enjoy the after-party

Contact:
Barbados International Business Association
PH: (246) 434 2422 Ext. 101
FAX: (246) 434 2423
EMAIL: biba@biba.bb
WEBSITE: www.biba.bb

NIFCA Performing Arts Semifinals
Saturday October 11
NIFCA 2014 Calendar of Events ( National Independence Festival of Creative Arts )
TODAY'S EVENT: "NIFCA Performing Arts Semi-Finals"
VENUE: Combermere School, St Michael
TIME: 6pm
ADMISSION: $10.00 (Adults) / $5.00 (children under 12 years)
(Children under 5 years not admitted)

NIFCA Performing Arts SemiFinals 2014 DATES:
Fri Oct 10th, Sat 11th, Sun 12th // Fri 17th, Sat 18th, Sun 19th, Mon 20th

Performaces by
TBC...

Other 2014 NIFCA dates & events...
Finals from Oct 31st - Nov 4th
Galas - Nov 6th & 23rd
BookFairs - Oct 31st / Nov 2nd, 4th, 6th
CookOff - Nov 1st, 9th, 15th
PhotographyExhibition - Nov 10th - 22nd
VideoScreening - Nov 20th  


The National Independence Festival Of Creative Arts in Barbados was introduced to celebrate the island's Independence and as an outreach program in to the communities to develop and showcase the many aspects of Bajan culture and creative arts, through Drama, Dance, Music, Literary arts, Culinary Arts, Visual Arts, Photography and Art & Craft. more about NIFCA Barbados...  

Contact:
National Cultural Foundation (NCF) for more NIFCA Performing Arts 2014 information
PH: (246) 417 6610 / 424 0909
WEBSITE: http://www.ncf.bb/  

BOX OFFICES - Tickets on sale at NCF or www.ticketpal.com

Be part of the Independence celebrations !!!!

Find more Barbados Independence celebrations, activities and events...

Oistins Fish Fry
Saturday October 11
OISTINS FISH FRY 2014 - Barbados ...a true Bajan Experience
VENUE: Oistins Bay Garden, Christ Church
TIME: 6:30pm
ADMISSION: Free

This is one of the main open-air Nightlife spots on weekends, especially on Friday nights.
more info about Oistins Fish Fry...

Golf Event - Banks Medal
Saturday October 11
2014 Golf Tournaments & Calendar of Events - "Banks October Medal Play Golf Tournament "
VENUE: Barbados Golf Club, Durants, Christ Church

Banks Monthly Medal

Contact
The Barbados Golf Club
PH: (246) 428 8463
Website: http://barbadosgolfclub.com/ or http://www.funbarbados.com/Activities/barbados_golf_club.cfm

For more information on Golf Tournaments in Barbados ---
Go to - Barbados Golf Association: http://www.barbadosgolfassociation.com/

For more on Golfing in Barbados go to - www.funbarbados.com/activities/maingolf.cfm

Surfer of the Year Championship - Nationals
Saturday October 11
#5 SURFER OF THE YEAR 2014 ( SOTY ) - Surfing Nationals 
Barbados Surfing Championship Series
VENUE: Soup Bowl, Bathsheba, St Joseph
TIME: 8am until 5:30pm

Barbados Surfing Association Championship Series Contact
Barbados Surfing Association (BSA)
EMAIL: info@barbadossurfingassociation.org
WEBSITE: http://www.barbadossurfingassociation.org/

Have fun at all the 2014 Surfing Calendar of Events

For more on Surfing in Barbados go to http://www.funbarbados.com/activities/sports/surfing.cfm

NIFCA Best Bajan Cook Workshop
Saturday October 11
NIFCA 2014 Calendar of Events ( National Independence Festival of Creative Arts )
TODAY'S EVENT: "NIFCA Best Bajan Cook Orientation & Workshop "
VENUE: NCF Headquaters, West Terrace, St James
TIME: 2pm - 6pm
ADMISSION: 

NIFCA Best Bajan Cook Orientation/Workshop 2014 DATES: Oct 11th

Other 2014 NIFCA dates & events...
Semis - Oct 10th, 11th, 12th, 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th
Finals from Oct 31st - Nov 4th

Galas - Nov 6th & 23rd
BookFairs - Oct 31st / Nov 2nd, 4th, 6th
CookOff - Nov 1st, 9th, 15th
PhotographyExhibition - Nov 10th - 22nd
VideoScreening - Nov 20th  


The National Independence Festival Of Creative Arts in Barbados was introduced to celebrate the island's Independence and as an outreach program in to the communities to develop and showcase the many aspects of Bajan culture and creative arts, through Drama, Dance, Music, Literary arts, Culinary Arts, Visual Arts, Photography and Art & Craft. more about NIFCA Barbados...  

Contact:
National Cultural Foundation (NCF) for more NIFCA Performing Arts 2014 information
PH: (246) 417 6610 / 424 0909
WEBSITE: http://www.ncf.bb/  

BOX OFFICES - Tickets on sale at NCF or www.ticketpal.comNIFCA 2014 Calendar of Events ( National Independence Festival of Creative Arts )
TODAY'S EVENT: "NIFCA Performing Arts Semi-Finals"
VENUE: Combermere School, St Michael
TIME: 6pm
ADMISSION: $10.00 (Adults) / $5.00 (children under 12 years)
(Children under 5 years not admitted)

NIFCA Performing Arts SemiFinals 2014 DATES:
Fri Oct 10th, Sat 11th, Sun 12th // Fri 17th, Sat 18th, Sun 19th, Mon 20th

Performaces by
TBC...

Other 2014 NIFCA dates & events...
Finals from Oct 31st - Nov 4th
Galas - Nov 6th & 23rd
BookFairs - Oct 31st / Nov 2nd, 4th, 6th
CookOff - Nov 1st, 9th, 15th
PhotographyExhibition - Nov 10th - 22nd
VideoScreening - Nov 20th  


The National Independence Festival Of Creative Arts in Barbados was introduced to celebrate the island's Independence and as an outreach program in to the communities to develop and showcase the many aspects of Bajan culture and creative arts, through Drama, Dance, Music, Literary arts, Culinary Arts, Visual Arts, Photography and Art & Craft. more about NIFCA Barbados...  

Contact:
National Cultural Foundation (NCF) for more NIFCA Performing Arts 2014 information
PH: (246) 417 6610 / 424 0909
WEBSITE: http://www.ncf.bb/  

BOX OFFICES - Tickets on sale at NCF or www.ticketpal.com

Be part of the Independence celebrations !!!!

Find more Barbados Independence celebrations, activities and events...

Equestrian Event - Dressage Show
Sunday October 12
Barbados Equestrian 2014 Calendar of Events & Shows Schedule
TODAY'S EVENT: ' Dressage Show '
VENUE:
TIME: 

Contact
Barbados Equestrian Association ( BEA )
EMAIL: equestrian@olympic.org.bb
WEBSITE: http://www.barbadosequestrian.com

This is one of Barbados' 2014 Equestrian Events
For more on Equestrian information go to - http://www.funbarbados.com/Sports/Equestrian/

Hike Barbados - Graeme Hall
Sunday October 12
Barbados National Trust (BNT) HIKE BARBADOS 2014 CALENDAR:
START - "  GRAEME HALL - MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE ", Christ Church     
TIME: 6am or 3:30pm
DURATION: 3 hours

DIRECTIONS: Look for Ministry of Agriculture car park on Spur Road from the Graeme Hall Roundabout (Errol Barrow roundabout) on the ABC Highway.

Today includes National Trust Morning Hikes & Afternoon Hikes

WEAR: strong foot wear & a hat
BRING: Bottle water, snacks and a torch light for nightime hikes.

These Hikes are held every Sunday and are interesting & fun as well as help to educate locals & visitors about Barbados' history, geography, culture and its people.

(BNT) Barbados National Trust events:
Sunday Hikes start times: Morning 6am --- Afternoon 3:30pm --- Moonlight 5:30pm

GRADES: "Stop 'n Stare" - 6 miles / "Medium & Fast medium" - 9 miles / "Grin 'n Bear" - 12 miles. (Hikes in the afternoon repeat the morning "Stop 'n Stare" route)

Contact: Barbados National Trust (BNT)
PHONE: (246) 436-9033 or 426 2421
FAX: (246) 429 9055
EMAIL: natrust@caribsurf.com

For more Barbados National Trust 2014 Hikes go to http://www.funbarbados.com/Activities/hike_barbados_hikes.cfm 

For more Barbados National Trust 2014 calendar of events & information go to http://www.funbarbados.com/OurIsland/barbados_national_trust.CFM 
OR www.barbadosnationaltrust.org/

Have fun at the 2014 Hike Barbados Sunday walks
Winter Tarmac Sprint - Motor Racing Event
Sunday October 12
Barbados Rally Club ( BRC ) & Motoring Club Barbados Inc. ( MCBI ) 2014 Calendar - ( Motorsports )
TODAY'S RACE MEET: " Winter Tarmac Sprint " Speed Event 
LOCATION: Josey Hill to Lamberts/ Lamberts to Josey Hill 
START: 10am - 3pm
ADMISSION: FREE

Scrutineering between 8:30am - 9:30am at MTW Chance Hall Depot, St. Lucy 
Lunch at 12noon
Finish at MTW Depot at Chance Hall 
 
BRC Driver's & Class Championships
BRC 2wd & 4wd Championships

For more information on Motoring Club of Barbados & Barbados Rally Club 2014 Calendar of Events

Contact:
WEBSITE: http://barbadosrallyclub.com/ or MCBI Facebook Page
OR http://www.funbarbados.com/OurIsland/Barbados_Rally_Club.CFM

This Auto Racing Meet is one of Barbados' many Motor Sports 2014 Events.
Don't miss Barbados Rally Club Winter Tarmac Sprint

For more about Motor Racing in Barbados go to - http://www.funbarbados.com//sports/motorsports/ 

Event approved by the Barbados Motoring Federation ( BMF ) 

NIFCA Performing Arts Semifinals
Sunday October 12
NIFCA 2014 Calendar of Events ( National Independence Festival of Creative Arts )
TODAY'S EVENT: "NIFCA Performing Arts Semi-Finals"
VENUE: Combermere School, St Michael
TIME: 6pm
ADMISSION: $10.00 (Adults) / $5.00 (children under 12 years)
(Children under 5 years not admitted)

NIFCA Performing Arts SemiFinals 2014 DATES:
Fri Oct 10th, Sat 11th, Sun 12th // Fri 17th, Sat 18th, Sun 19th, Mon 20th

Performaces by
TBC...

Other 2014 NIFCA dates & events...
Finals from Oct 31st - Nov 4th
Galas - Nov 6th & 23rd
BookFairs - Oct 31st / Nov 2nd, 4th, 6th
CookOff - Nov 1st, 9th, 15th
PhotographyExhibition - Nov 10th - 22nd
VideoScreening - Nov 20th  


The National Independence Festival Of Creative Arts in Barbados was introduced to celebrate the island's Independence and as an outreach program in to the communities to develop and showcase the many aspects of Bajan culture and creative arts, through Drama, Dance, Music, Literary arts, Culinary Arts, Visual Arts, Photography and Art & Craft. more about NIFCA Barbados...  

Contact:
National Cultural Foundation (NCF) for more NIFCA Performing Arts 2014 information
PH: (246) 417 6610 / 424 0909
WEBSITE: http://www.ncf.bb/  

BOX OFFICES - Tickets on sale at NCF or www.ticketpal.com

Be part of the Independence celebrations !!!!

Find more Barbados Independence celebrations, activities and events...

Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza
Monday October 13
Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza  
VENUE: Harbour Lights Night Club, Bay Street, St Michael
TIME: 7pm to 10:30pm
ADMISSION: BDS $175.00 / US $87.50

The Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza is available (MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS)

INCLUDES:
  • Bar-B-Que dinner
  • Free flowing exotic drinks
  • Spectacular entertainment
  • Transfers to and from your hotel are included.

ENTERTAINMENT:- live local band / Acrobatic stilt men / Fire eater / Limbo dancer / Caribbean dancer / Green monkey and a Shaggy bear.

BOOK HERE! to secure your space

For more information go to - www.funbarbados.com/Activities/harbourlights.CFM

World Heritage Site Tour
Wednesday October 15
World Heritage Site Historical Tour (4HR Bus Tour
VENUE: Historic Bridgetown and the Garrison areas 
TIME: 9:15am 
ADMISSION: BDS $110.00 / US $55.00 (Entrance Fees includes)

In June 2011, The World Heritage Committee placed a Heritage Stamp on the Historic Bridgetown and the Garrison areas. These sites were listed on the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation's (UNESCO) World Heritage List.

Tour Include visits to:
In Bridgetown..
- Statue of Admiral Horatio Nelson
- The Parliament Buildings - theoldest in the Western Hemisphere
- The Careenage, which is still an active waterway today.
The tour continues along...
Bay street and Carlisle Bay to the Garrison Historical Area
...established in 1789 as the heart of British defense of all its Caribbean territories.
Featuring...
- Buildings dating back to the 18th century.
George Washington House
- National Armory
Changing of the sentry at the Main Guard.

Join us on a guided tour of Bridgetown and the Garrison Historical area, to experience this UNESCO-designated World Heritage Site.

NOTE:
This guided Bus Tour takes place every Wednesday.

Advance Bookings Required -
BOOK HERE!

For more information and for more Historic Garrison Tour options go to - 
http://www.funbarbados.com//tours/bridgetown_&_garrison_world_heritage_site_tours.cfm
 

Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza
Wednesday October 15
Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza  
VENUE: Harbour Lights Night Club, Bay Street, St Michael
TIME: 7pm to 10:30pm
ADMISSION: BDS $175.00 / US $87.50

The Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza is available (MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS)

INCLUDES:
  • Bar-B-Que dinner
  • Free flowing exotic drinks
  • Spectacular entertainment
  • Transfers to and from your hotel are included.

ENTERTAINMENT:- live local band / Acrobatic stilt men / Fire eater / Limbo dancer / Caribbean dancer / Green monkey and a Shaggy bear.

BOOK HERE! to secure your space

For more information go to - www.funbarbados.com/Activities/harbourlights.CFM

Cocktails at Mount Gay Rum Visitor Centre
Wednesday October 15
MOUNT GAY RUM COCKTAIL TOUR  
VENUE: Mount Gay Rum Visitors Centre, Cnr. Exmouth Gap/Brandons & Spring Garden Highway, St Michael
TIME: 1:30pm
ADMISSION: BDS $100.00 / US $50.00 - (GROUPS - BDS $95.00 / US $47.50)
(Transportation included)

Mount Gay Rum Tour + Cocktail Making & Drinking - available (WEDNESDAYS ONLY)

INCLUDES:
Take the Cocktail Tour - first, our Signature Rum Tour... then on to the Bar to tarry and discover another unforgettable experience. Have your taste buds tempted and tantalized as you are taught the secrets of Exotic Cocktail "Mixology" by the Master Barman.

Equally understandable; our challenge of "closing the bar" - some folks just want to keep mixing and sipping!

Complimentary Hotel Pick-up is available via coach

Advance Bookings Required BOOK HERE! to secure your space

For more information go to - http://www.funbarbados.com/Sights/mountgay.cfm 

You won't want to leave!!!
Ball Hockey Match
Thursday October 16
Ball Hockey 2014 Calendar of Events/Matches/Fixtures:
TODAY'S MATCH:
VENUE: NIS overflow car park, Culloden Road, St Michael
TIME: 8:30pm & 9:30pm

Contact:
The Barbados Ball Hockey League ( BBHL )
PH: (246)
EMAIL: info@barbadosballhockey.com
WEBSITE: http://barbadosballhockey.com/

For more about Hockey in Barbados go to - http://www.funbarbados.com/sports/hockey/
Historic Garrison Day Tour
Thursday October 16
Historic Garrison Day Tour (3HR Bus Tour
VENUE: Historic Garrison area, St Michael
TIME: 9:15am – 12:15pm 
ADMISSION: (Adults - BDS $95.00 / US $47.50) / (Children – BDS $74.00 / US $37.00)

Include visits to:
- The famous George Washington House (c1720) 
- Charles Fort, built to protect Carlisle Bay 
- The National Armoury Museum; (World’s finest collection of 17th century cannons) 
- St. Ann’s Fort for a drink and a snack. 
- The Barbados Museum (military prison 1818-1905) gift shop. 
- A stop-off at ‘Changing of the Sentry’ exercise
- A live commentary from the recently rediscovered ‘Garrison Tunnels’ (c1820)
- PLUS Round-trip Transportation

NOTE:
This guided Bus Tour of the Historic Garrison area takes place every Thursday.

Advance Bookings Required - BOOK HERE!

For more information and for more Historic Garrison Tour options go to -
http://www.funbarbados.com/Tours/historic_garrison_tours.CFM
 

Breast Screening Day at Limegrove
Thursday October 16
Breast Screening Day at Limegrove with The Barbados Cancer Society...Join the fight!
TODAY'S MATCH:
VENUE: Limegrove Lifestyle Centre, Holetown, St James
TIME: 9am - 3pm
COST: $20.00

Champins in Pink

Contact:
The Barbados Cancer Society
PH: (246) 436-8888 / 427-9005  
EMAIL: info@barbadoscancersociety.com
WEBSITE: http://www.barbadoscancersociety.com/  
Jolly Roger Sunset Cruise Dinnershow
Thursday October 16
" TASTE OF THE CARIBBEAN " 4HR SUNSET CRUISE & DINNER SHOW with Black Pearl Party Cruises on the Jolly Roger
VENUE: Black Pearl Party Cruises/Jolly Roger Cruises, Carlisle House (Wharf side), Bridgetown, St Michael
TIME: 6pm to 10pm
ADMISSION: BDS $175.00 / US $87.50

The Jolly Roger Sunset Cruise & Cultural Dinner Show is available (THURSDAYS ONLY - Weekly)

INCLUDES:

  • Sunset/Night Cruise
  • Spectacular Cultural Dinner Show
  • Buffet Dinner & Bajan/Caribbean Cocktail Eats - Click here for Dinner Menu...
  • Unlimited Drinks
  • Roundtrip Transport

ENTERTAINMENT:
Dockside...
-
Live Tuk Band music
- Fire Eating
- Limbo Dancing
- Stilt Walkers
- An interactive show with Theme Dancing
- Performances by the very entertaining Town Cryer and Mother Sally

Onboard the Boat...
...DJ Music for the Tropical Island Party
...sexy calypso dancers in carnival costumes
PLUS sumptuous Dinner, plenty Drinks & the legendary Jolly Roger Rum Punch!!!

BOOK HERE!!! to secure your space

CLICK HERE for more Black Pearl/Jolly Roger Tour and Cruise Options...

Contact:
PHONE: (246) 436 2885 (Office) / 826 7245 (SAIL)
EMAIL US...
WEBSITE: www.barbadosblackpearl-jollyroger1.com

Come have a great time on the Jolly Roger Sunset Dinner Cruise & Cultural Show

Jolly Roger is located at the northern-end of the Wickham/Lewis Boardwalk (AKA Bridgetown Boardwalk)
At the rear of Carlisle House - Facing the Careenage/Wharf

Golf Event - BGC vs AHC
Friday October 17
2014 Golf Tournaments & Calendar of Events - " Barbados Golf Club ( BGC ) vs Apes Hill Club ( AHC ) "
VENUE: Barbados Golf Club, Durants, Christ Church

Contact
The Barbados Golf Club
PH: (246) 428 8463
Website: http://barbadosgolfclub.com/ or http://www.funbarbados.com/Activities/barbados_golf_club.cfm

For more information on Golf Tournaments in Barbados ---
Go to - Barbados Golf Association: http://www.barbadosgolfassociation.com/

For more on Golfing in Barbados go to - www.funbarbados.com/activities/maingolf.cfm

NIFCA Performing Arts Semifinals
Friday October 17
NIFCA 2014 Calendar of Events ( National Independence Festival of Creative Arts )
TODAY'S EVENT: "NIFCA Performing Arts Semi-Finals"
VENUE: Combermere School, St Michael
TIME: 6pm
ADMISSION: $10.00 (Adults) / $5.00 (children under 12 years)
(Children under 5 years not admitted)

NIFCA Performing Arts SemiFinals 2014 DATES:
Fri Oct 10th, Sat 11th, Sun 12th // Fri 17th, Sat 18th, Sun 19th, Mon 20th

Performaces by
TBC...

Other 2014 NIFCA dates & events...
Finals from Oct 31st - Nov 4th
Galas - Nov 6th & 23rd
BookFairs - Oct 31st / Nov 2nd, 4th, 6th
CookOff - Nov 1st, 9th, 15th
PhotographyExhibition - Nov 10th - 22nd
VideoScreening - Nov 20th  


The National Independence Festival Of Creative Arts in Barbados was introduced to celebrate the island's Independence and as an outreach program in to the communities to develop and showcase the many aspects of Bajan culture and creative arts, through Drama, Dance, Music, Literary arts, Culinary Arts, Visual Arts, Photography and Art & Craft. more about NIFCA Barbados...  

Contact:
National Cultural Foundation (NCF) for more NIFCA Performing Arts 2014 information
PH: (246) 417 6610 / 424 0909
WEBSITE: http://www.ncf.bb/  

BOX OFFICES - Tickets on sale at NCF or www.ticketpal.com

Be part of the Independence celebrations !!!!

Find more Barbados Independence celebrations, activities and events...

Historic Garrison Night Tour
Friday October 17
Historic Garrison Night Tour (2HR Walking Tour
VENUE: Historic Garrison area - Start at George Washington House, Bush Hill, St Michael
TIME: 7pm (gather at 6:45pm)
ADMISSION: BDS $20.00 / US $10.00
(Kids 5-12 years 1/2 price / Kids under 5 years are free)   

Come and learn more about the Garrison and some of the events that occurred there. Our colonial past was not always idyllic and you'll learn of tales wit...h tragic endings and of mysteries yet to be solved.

NOTE:
This guided walking tour of the Historic Garrison area takes place every other Friday.
Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and you may want to bring along a drink or even something light to eat to keep yourself hydrated. Feel free to bring a torch to light your path and, in the event of showers, an umbrella. 
(Feel free to bring a torch to light your path and an umbrella, in the event of showers)

A bit of a thriller, this tour focuses on the macabre side of life in the Garrison.
Murders, executions, crimes and punishments!

The tour will explain in detail…
…The construction of the unfinished Garrison Fortress 1789 – 1793.
…How ‘Graves End Beach’ got its name.  

You will also experience several short dramas en route including…
…A re-enactment of the execution by firing squad of a freed slave at the Military Cemetery.
…The unsolved John Hislop murder of 1809.

For more Historic Garrison Tour options go to - http://www.funbarbados.com/Tours/historic_garrison_tours.CFM
 

Oistins Fish Fry
Friday October 17
OISTINS FISH FRY 2014 - Barbados ...a true Bajan Experience
VENUE: Oistins Bay Garden, Christ Church
TIME: 6:30pm
ADMISSION: Free

This is one of the main open-air Nightlife spots on weekends, especially on Friday nights.
more info about Oistins Fish Fry...

BPMSI Track meet - Motor Racing Event
Saturday October 18 - Sunday October 19
Bushy Park Motor Sports Inc ( BPMSI ) & Barbados Motoring Federation (BMF Club Meet 
BPMSI 2014 Calendar - ( Motorsports )
TODAY'S CAR RACE MEET: " BMF Club Meet Track Racing " - Practice & Qualifying 
LOCATION: - Bushy Park Racing Circuit, St Philip
START: 9am
ADMISSION: Free
 
DATES: October 18th & 19th

Featuring
- Circuit Racing
- Drag Racing (BADD )
- Kart Racing
- Radicals...six Radical rides an three prize rides with DMZ to be won on Sunday

Last chance to see local racers before Guyana CMRC...Racing & "Grudge" matches!...Grass Roots action!

...Suzuki  power lap rides to be won

Bring your Coolers (no size restrictions & NO Glass Bottles
Banks Beer Speciasl!!!  

This Race Meet is organised by Bushy Park Motor Sports Inc ( BPMSI ) and promoted by Bushy Park Circuit Inc ( BPCI )

For more information on Bushy Park Motor Sports Inc - BPMSI Car Racing 2014 Calendar of Events

Contact:
EMAIL: bpmsi.secretary@gmail.com
WEBSITE: http://bushyparkmotorsportsinc.com/

This Auto Racing Meet is one of Barbados' many Bushy Park Motor Sports 2014 Events.
Don't miss the 2014 BPMSI Championship Series

Find more Bushy Park Racing Circuit & Motorsport Facility Events...

For more about Motor Racing in Barbados go to - www.funbarbados.com//sports/motorsports/

Event approved by the Barbados Motoring Federation ( BMF )
NIFCA Performing Arts Semifinals
Saturday October 18
NIFCA 2014 Calendar of Events ( National Independence Festival of Creative Arts )
TODAY'S EVENT: "NIFCA Performing Arts Semi-Finals"
VENUE: Combermere School, St Michael
TIME: 6pm
ADMISSION: $10.00 (Adults) / $5.00 (children under 12 years)
(Children under 5 years not admitted)

NIFCA Performing Arts SemiFinals 2014 DATES:
Fri Oct 10th, Sat 11th, Sun 12th // Fri 17th, Sat 18th, Sun 19th, Mon 20th

Performaces by
TBC...

Other 2014 NIFCA dates & events...
Finals from Oct 31st - Nov 4th
Galas - Nov 6th & 23rd
BookFairs - Oct 31st / Nov 2nd, 4th, 6th
CookOff - Nov 1st, 9th, 15th
PhotographyExhibition - Nov 10th - 22nd
VideoScreening - Nov 20th  


The National Independence Festival Of Creative Arts in Barbados was introduced to celebrate the island's Independence and as an outreach program in to the communities to develop and showcase the many aspects of Bajan culture and creative arts, through Drama, Dance, Music, Literary arts, Culinary Arts, Visual Arts, Photography and Art & Craft. more about NIFCA Barbados...  

Contact:
National Cultural Foundation (NCF) for more NIFCA Performing Arts 2014 information
PH: (246) 417 6610 / 424 0909
WEBSITE: http://www.ncf.bb/  

BOX OFFICES - Tickets on sale at NCF or www.ticketpal.com 

Be part of the Independence celebrations !!!!

Find more Barbados Independence celebrations, activities and events...

Oistins Fish Fry
Saturday October 18
OISTINS FISH FRY 2014 - Barbados ...a true Bajan Experience
VENUE: Oistins Bay Garden, Christ Church
TIME: 6:30pm
ADMISSION: Free

This is one of the main open-air Nightlife spots on weekends, especially on Friday nights.
more info about Oistins Fish Fry...

BARL Track meet - Motor Racing Event - POSTPONED
Saturday October 18
Barbados Auto Racing League Championship Series - Round ?
BARL 2014 Calendar - ( Motorsports )

TODAY'S - CAR RACE MEET: " Track Racing " - "Practice" Round ? POSTPONED - New Date coming soon!!!
LOCATION: - Bushy Park Racing Circuit, St Philip
START: TBC
ADMISSION: 

For more information on Barbados Auto Racing League - BARL Car Racing 2014 Calendar of Events

Contact:
WEBSITE: www.barl.com.bb/

This Auto Racing Meet is one of Barbados' many Bushy Park Motor Sports 2014 Events.
Don't miss the 2014 BARL Championship Series

Find more Bushy Park Racing Circuit & Motorsport Facility Events...

For more about Motor Racing in Barbados go to - www.funbarbados.com//sports/motorsports/

Event approved by the Barbados Motoring Federation ( BMF )

NIFCA Performing Arts Semifinals
Sunday October 19
NIFCA 2014 Calendar of Events ( National Independence Festival of Creative Arts )
TODAY'S EVENT: "NIFCA Performing Arts Semi-Finals"
VENUE: Combermere School, St Michael
TIME: 6pm
ADMISSION: $10.00 (Adults) / $5.00 (children under 12 years)
(Children under 5 years not admitted)

NIFCA Performing Arts SemiFinals 2014 DATES:
Fri Oct 10th, Sat 11th, Sun 12th // Fri 17th, Sat 18th, Sun 19th, Mon 20th

Performaces by
TBC...

Other 2014 NIFCA dates & events...
Finals from Oct 31st - Nov 4th
Galas - Nov 6th & 23rd
BookFairs - Oct 31st / Nov 2nd, 4th, 6th
CookOff - Nov 1st, 9th, 15th
PhotographyExhibition - Nov 10th - 22nd
VideoScreening - Nov 20th  


The National Independence Festival Of Creative Arts in Barbados was introduced to celebrate the island's Independence and as an outreach program in to the communities to develop and showcase the many aspects of Bajan culture and creative arts, through Drama, Dance, Music, Literary arts, Culinary Arts, Visual Arts, Photography and Art & Craft. more about NIFCA Barbados...  

Contact:
National Cultural Foundation (NCF) for more NIFCA Performing Arts 2014 information
PH: (246) 417 6610 / 424 0909
WEBSITE: http://www.ncf.bb/  

BOX OFFICES - Tickets on sale at NCF or www.ticketpal.com

Be part of the Independence celebrations !!!!

Find more Barbados Independence celebrations, activities and events...

National Dinghy Championships
Sunday October 19
National Dinghy Championships 2014 (4) 
START VENUE: Barbados Yacht Club, Bay Street, St Michael
START TIME:

Contact
Barbados Yacht Club or Barbados Sailing Association (BSA)
PH: (246) 427 1125 (main) or 427 7318 (office) - Yacht Club  
EMAIL: 
WEBSITE: http://www.barbadosyachtclub.com/ or http://www.sailbarbados.com/ 

2014 National Dinghy Championships

Beacon Festival of Speed - BARL Track meet - Motor Racing Event - POSTPONED
Sunday October 19
Barbados Auto Racing League Championship Series - Round ?
BARL 2014 Calendar - ( Motorsports )

TODAY'S - CAR RACE MEET: " Track Racing " - " THE BEACON FESTIVAL OF SPEED " BARL Championship Round ?
POSTPONED - New Date coming soon!!! 

LOCATION: - Bushy Park Racing Circuit, St Philip
START: TBC
ADMISSION: TBC (Grounds) / TBC (Club House)

For more information on Barbados Auto Racing League - BARL Car Racing 2014 Calendar of Events

Contact:
WEBSITE: http://www.barl.com.bb/

This Auto Racing Meet is one of Barbados' many Bushy Park Motor Sports 2014 Events.
Don't miss the 2014 BARL Championship Series

Find more Bushy Park Racing Circuit & Motorsport Facility Events...

For more about Motor Racing in Barbados go to - http://www.funbarbados.com//sports/motorsports/ 

Event approved by the Barbados Motoring Federation ( BMF )

BPMSI Track meet - Motor Racing Event
Sunday October 19
Bushy Park Motor Sports Inc ( BPMSI ) & Barbados Motoring Federation (BMF Club Meet 
BPMSI 2014 Calendar - ( Motorsports )
TODAY'S CAR RACE MEET: " BMF Club Meet Track Racing "
LOCATION: - Bushy Park Racing Circuit, St Philip
START: 8am
ADMISSION: $10.00 (adults)/ $5.00 (kids 12 years & under) (6 years & under free)
(Admission for practice & qualifying on Saturday is free)

DATES: October 18th & 19th

Featuring
- Circuit Racing
- Drag Racing (BADD )
- Kart Racing
- Radicals...six Radical rides an three prize rides with DMZ to be won on Sunday

Last chance to see local racers before Guyana CMRC...Racing & "Grudge" matches!...Grass Roots action!

...Suzuki  power lap rides to be won

Bring your Coolers (no size restrictions & NO Glass Bottles
Banks Beer Speciasl!!!  

This Race Meet is organised by Bushy Park Motor Sports Inc ( BPMSI ) and promoted by Bushy Park Circuit Inc ( BPCI )

For more information on Bushy Park Motor Sports Inc - BPMSI Car Racing 2014 Calendar of Events

Contact:
EMAIL: bpmsi.secretary@gmail.com
WEBSITE: http://bushyparkmotorsportsinc.com/

This Auto Racing Meet is one of Barbados' many Bushy Park Motor Sports 2014 Events.
Don't miss the 2014 BPMSI Championship Series

Find more Bushy Park Racing Circuit & Motorsport Facility Events...

For more about Motor Racing in Barbados go to - www.funbarbados.com//sports/motorsports/

Event approved by the Barbados Motoring Federation ( BMF )
Equestrian Event - Jumping Super League
Sunday October 19
Barbados Equestrian 2014 Calendar of Events & Shows Schedule
TODAY'S EVENT: ' Jumping Super League '
VENUE:
TIME: 

Contact
Barbados Equestrian Association ( BEA )
EMAIL: equestrian@olympic.org.bb
WEBSITE: http://www.barbadosequestrian.com

This is one of Barbados' 2014 Equestrian Events
For more on Equestrian information go to - http://www.funbarbados.com/Sports/Equestrian/

Hike Barbados - Wildlife Reserve
Sunday October 19
Barbados National Trust (BNT) HIKE BARBADOS 2014 CALENDAR:
START - "  BARBADOS WILDLIFE RESERVE ", St Peter / St Andrew     
TIME: 6am or 3:30pm
DURATION: 3 hours

DIRECTIONS: Highway 2 - Follow directions on map to Farley Hill - the Reserve is located opposite the Farley Hill Park.

Today includes National Trust Morning Hikes & Afternoon Hikes

WEAR: strong foot wear & a hat
BRING: Bottle water, snacks and a torch light for nightime hikes.

These Hikes are held every Sunday and are interesting & fun as well as help to educate locals & visitors about Barbados' history, geography, culture and its people.

(BNT) Barbados National Trust events:
Sunday Hikes start times: Morning 6am --- Afternoon 3:30pm --- Moonlight 5:30pm

GRADES: "Stop 'n Stare" - 6 miles / "Medium & Fast medium" - 9 miles / "Grin 'n Bear" - 12 miles. (Hikes in the afternoon repeat the morning "Stop 'n Stare" route)

Contact: Barbados National Trust (BNT)
PHONE: (246) 436-9033 or 426 2421
FAX: (246) 429 9055
EMAIL: natrust@caribsurf.com

For more Barbados National Trust 2014 Hikes go to http://www.funbarbados.com/Activities/hike_barbados_hikes.cfm 

For more Barbados National Trust 2014 calendar of events & information go to http://www.funbarbados.com/OurIsland/barbados_national_trust.CFM 
OR www.barbadosnationaltrust.org/

Have fun at the 2014 Hike Barbados Sunday walks
NIFCA Performing Arts Semifinals
Monday October 20
NIFCA 2014 Calendar of Events ( National Independence Festival of Creative Arts )
TODAY'S EVENT: "NIFCA Performing Arts Semi-Finals"
VENUE: Combermere School, St Michael
TIME: 6pm
ADMISSION: $10.00 (Adults) / $5.00 (children under 12 years)
(Children under 5 years not admitted)

NIFCA Performing Arts SemiFinals 2014 DATES:
Fri Oct 10th, Sat 11th, Sun 12th // Fri 17th, Sat 18th, Sun 19th, Mon 20th

Performaces by
TBC...

Other 2014 NIFCA dates & events...
Finals from Oct 31st - Nov 4th
Galas - Nov 6th & 23rd
BookFairs - Oct 31st / Nov 2nd, 4th, 6th
CookOff - Nov 1st, 9th, 15th
PhotographyExhibition - Nov 10th - 22nd
VideoScreening - Nov 20th  


The National Independence Festival Of Creative Arts in Barbados was introduced to celebrate the island's Independence and as an outreach program in to the communities to develop and showcase the many aspects of Bajan culture and creative arts, through Drama, Dance, Music, Literary arts, Culinary Arts, Visual Arts, Photography and Art & Craft. more about NIFCA Barbados...  

Contact:
National Cultural Foundation (NCF) for more NIFCA Performing Arts 2014 information
PH: (246) 417 6610 / 424 0909
WEBSITE: http://www.ncf.bb/  

BOX OFFICES - Tickets on sale at NCF or www.ticketpal.com

Be part of the Independence celebrations !!!!

Find more Barbados Independence celebrations, activities and events...

Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza
Monday October 20
Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza  
VENUE: Harbour Lights Night Club, Bay Street, St Michael
TIME: 7pm to 10:30pm
ADMISSION: BDS $175.00 / US $87.50

The Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza is available (MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS)

INCLUDES:
  • Bar-B-Que dinner
  • Free flowing exotic drinks
  • Spectacular entertainment
  • Transfers to and from your hotel are included.

ENTERTAINMENT:- live local band / Acrobatic stilt men / Fire eater / Limbo dancer / Caribbean dancer / Green monkey and a Shaggy bear.

BOOK HERE! to secure your space

For more information go to - www.funbarbados.com/Activities/harbourlights.CFM

Cocktails at Mount Gay Rum Visitor Centre
Wednesday October 22
MOUNT GAY RUM COCKTAIL TOUR  
VENUE: Mount Gay Rum Visitors Centre, Cnr. Exmouth Gap/Brandons & Spring Garden Highway, St Michael
TIME: 1:30pm
ADMISSION: BDS $100.00 / US $50.00 - (GROUPS - BDS $95.00 / US $47.50)
(Transportation included)

Mount Gay Rum Tour + Cocktail Making & Drinking - available (WEDNESDAYS ONLY)

INCLUDES:
Take the Cocktail Tour - first, our Signature Rum Tour... then on to the Bar to tarry and discover another unforgettable experience. Have your taste buds tempted and tantalized as you are taught the secrets of Exotic Cocktail "Mixology" by the Master Barman.

Equally understandable; our challenge of "closing the bar" - some folks just want to keep mixing and sipping!

Complimentary Hotel Pick-up is available via coach

Advance Bookings Required BOOK HERE! to secure your space

For more information go to - http://www.funbarbados.com/Sights/mountgay.cfm 

You won't want to leave!!!
World Heritage Site Tour
Wednesday October 22
World Heritage Site Historical Tour (4HR Bus Tour
VENUE: Historic Bridgetown and the Garrison areas 
TIME: 9:15am 
ADMISSION: BDS $110.00 / US $55.00 (Entrance Fees includes)

In June 2011, The World Heritage Committee placed a Heritage Stamp on the Historic Bridgetown and the Garrison areas. These sites were listed on the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation's (UNESCO) World Heritage List.

Tour Include visits to:
In Bridgetown..
- Statue of Admiral Horatio Nelson
- The Parliament Buildings - theoldest in the Western Hemisphere
- The Careenage, which is still an active waterway today.
The tour continues along...
Bay street and Carlisle Bay to the Garrison Historical Area
...established in 1789 as the heart of British defense of all its Caribbean territories.
Featuring...
- Buildings dating back to the 18th century.
George Washington House
- National Armory
Changing of the sentry at the Main Guard.

Join us on a guided tour of Bridgetown and the Garrison Historical area, to experience this UNESCO-designated World Heritage Site.

NOTE:
This guided Bus Tour takes place every Wednesday.

Advance Bookings Required -
BOOK HERE!

For more information and for more Historic Garrison Tour options go to - 
http://www.funbarbados.com//tours/bridgetown_&_garrison_world_heritage_site_tours.cfm
 

Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza
Wednesday October 22
Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza  
VENUE: Harbour Lights Night Club, Bay Street, St Michael
TIME: 7pm to 10:30pm
ADMISSION: BDS $175.00 / US $87.50

The Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza is available (MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS)

INCLUDES:
  • Bar-B-Que dinner
  • Free flowing exotic drinks
  • Spectacular entertainment
  • Transfers to and from your hotel are included.

ENTERTAINMENT:- live local band / Acrobatic stilt men / Fire eater / Limbo dancer / Caribbean dancer / Green monkey and a Shaggy bear.

BOOK HERE! to secure your space

For more information go to - www.funbarbados.com/Activities/harbourlights.CFM

Jolly Roger Sunset Cruise Dinnershow
Thursday October 23
" TASTE OF THE CARIBBEAN " 4HR SUNSET CRUISE & DINNER SHOW with Black Pearl Party Cruises on the Jolly Roger
VENUE: Black Pearl Party Cruises/Jolly Roger Cruises, Carlisle House (Wharf side), Bridgetown, St Michael
TIME: 6pm to 10pm
ADMISSION: BDS $175.00 / US $87.50

The Jolly Roger Sunset Cruise & Cultural Dinner Show is available (THURSDAYS ONLY - Weekly)

INCLUDES:

  • Sunset/Night Cruise
  • Spectacular Cultural Dinner Show
  • Buffet Dinner & Bajan/Caribbean Cocktail Eats - Click here for Dinner Menu...
  • Unlimited Drinks
  • Roundtrip Transport

ENTERTAINMENT:
Dockside...
-
Live Tuk Band music
- Fire Eating
- Limbo Dancing
- Stilt Walkers
- An interactive show with Theme Dancing
- Performances by the very entertaining Town Cryer and Mother Sally

Onboard the Boat...
...DJ Music for the Tropical Island Party
...sexy calypso dancers in carnival costumes
PLUS sumptuous Dinner, plenty Drinks & the legendary Jolly Roger Rum Punch!!!

BOOK HERE!!! to secure your space

CLICK HERE for more Black Pearl/Jolly Roger Tour and Cruise Options...

Contact:
PHONE: (246) 436 2885 (Office) / 826 7245 (SAIL)
EMAIL US...
WEBSITE: www.barbadosblackpearl-jollyroger1.com

Come have a great time on the Jolly Roger Sunset Dinner Cruise & Cultural Show

Jolly Roger is located at the northern-end of the Wickham/Lewis Boardwalk (AKA Bridgetown Boardwalk)
At the rear of Carlisle House - Facing the Careenage/Wharf

Ball Hockey Match
Thursday October 23
Ball Hockey 2014 Calendar of Events/Matches/Fixtures:
TODAY'S MATCH:
VENUE: NIS overflow car park, Culloden Road, St Michael
TIME: 8:30pm & 9:30pm

Contact:
The Barbados Ball Hockey League ( BBHL )
PH: (246)
EMAIL: info@barbadosballhockey.com
WEBSITE: http://barbadosballhockey.com/

For more about Hockey in Barbados go to - http://www.funbarbados.com/sports/hockey/
Historic Garrison Day Tour
Thursday October 23
Historic Garrison Day Tour (3HR Bus Tour
VENUE: Historic Garrison area, St Michael
TIME: 9:15am – 12:15pm 
ADMISSION: (Adults - BDS $95.00 / US $47.50) / (Children – BDS $74.00 / US $37.00)

Include visits to:
- The famous George Washington House (c1720) 
- Charles Fort, built to protect Carlisle Bay 
- The National Armoury Museum; (World’s finest collection of 17th century cannons) 
- St. Ann’s Fort for a drink and a snack. 
- The Barbados Museum (military prison 1818-1905) gift shop. 
- A stop-off at ‘Changing of the Sentry’ exercise
- A live commentary from the recently rediscovered ‘Garrison Tunnels’ (c1820)
- PLUS Round-trip Transportation

NOTE:
This guided Bus Tour of the Historic Garrison area takes place every Thursday.

Advance Bookings Required - BOOK HERE!

For more information and for more Historic Garrison Tour options go to -
http://www.funbarbados.com/Tours/historic_garrison_tours.CFM
 

Golf Event - Golf Event - Chamber of Commerce Tournament
Friday October 24
2014 Golf Tournaments & Calendar of Events - " Barbados Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament "
VENUE: Barbados Golf Club, Durants, Christ Church
TIME: 1pm - Shot gun

Contact
The Barbados Golf Club
PH: (246) 428 8463
Website: http://barbadosgolfclub.com/ or http://www.funbarbados.com/Activities/barbados_golf_club.cfm

For more information on Golf Tournaments in Barbados ---
Go to - Barbados Golf Association: http://www.barbadosgolfassociation.com/

For more on Golfing in Barbados go to - www.funbarbados.com/activities/maingolf.cfm

Oistins Fish Fry
Friday October 24
OISTINS FISH FRY 2014 - Barbados ...a true Bajan Experience
VENUE: Oistins Bay Garden, Christ Church
TIME: 6:30pm
ADMISSION: Free

This is one of the main open-air Nightlife spots on weekends, especially on Friday nights.
more info about Oistins Fish Fry...

Karting - Motor Racing Meet
Saturday October 25
Barbados Karting Association ( BKA ) 2014 Calendar - ( Motorsports )
TODAY'S - KART RACE MEET: " Track Racing - Practice"
LOCATION: - Bushy Park Racing Circuit, St Philip
START: 9:30am
ADMISSION: $Free

Contact:
For more information on Barbados Kart Racing 2014 Calendar of Events
Barbados Karting Association Inc. - www.barbadoskarting.net/

This Auto Racing Meet is one of Barbados' many Bushy Park Motor Sports 2014 Events.

Find more Bushy Park Racing Circuit & Motorsport Facility Events...

For more about Motor Racing in Barbados go to - http://www.funbarbados.com//sports/motorsports/

Event approved by the Barbados Motoring Federation ( BMF )

Oistins Fish Fry
Saturday October 25
OISTINS FISH FRY 2014 - Barbados ...a true Bajan Experience
VENUE: Oistins Bay Garden, Christ Church
TIME: 6:30pm
ADMISSION: Free

This is one of the main open-air Nightlife spots on weekends, especially on Friday nights.
more info about Oistins Fish Fry...

J24 Barbados Match Racing Championships
Saturday October 25
J24 Barbados Match Racing Championships 2014  
START VENUE: Barbados Yacht Club, Bay Street, St Michael
START TIME:

Contact
Barbados Yacht Club or Barbados Sailing Association (BSA) or Barbados J24 Club 
PH: (246) 427 1125 (main) or 427 7318 (office) - Yacht Club  
EMAIL: 
WEBSITE: http://www.barbadosyachtclub.com/ or http://www.sailbarbados.com/ or http://www.j24barbados.com/  

2014 J24 Match Racing Championships

NIFCA Best Bajan Cook Preliminaries
Saturday October 25
NIFCA 2014 Calendar of Events ( National Independence Festival of Creative Arts )
TODAY'S EVENT: "NIFCA Best Bajan Cook Preliminaries "
VENUE: The Dining Club, Building 11, Newton Industrial Park, Christ Church 
TIME: 10am
ADMISSION: 

NIFCA Best Bajan Cook Preliminaries 2014 DATES: Oct 25th &26th

Other 2014 NIFCA dates & events...
Semis - Oct 10th, 11th, 12th, 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th
Finals from Oct 31st - Nov 4th

Galas - Nov 6th & 23rd
BookFairs - Oct 31st / Nov 2nd, 4th, 6th
CookOff - Nov 1st, 9th, 15th
PhotographyExhibition - Nov 10th - 22nd
VideoScreening - Nov 20th  


The National Independence Festival Of Creative Arts in Barbados was introduced to celebrate the island's Independence and as an outreach program in to the communities to develop and showcase the many aspects of Bajan culture and creative arts, through Drama, Dance, Music, Literary arts, Culinary Arts, Visual Arts, Photography and Art & Craft. more about NIFCA Barbados...  

Contact:
National Cultural Foundation (NCF) for more NIFCA Performing Arts 2014 information
PH: (246) 417 6610 / 424 0909
WEBSITE: http://www.ncf.bb/  

BOX OFFICES - Tickets on sale at NCF or www.ticketpal.com 

Be part of the Independence celebrations !!!!

Find more Barbados Independence celebrations, activities and events...

The Villages At Coverly Flea Market
Saturday October 25
The Villages At Coverley Calendar of Events for 2014 - “ The Villages Flea Market ” - Barbados
LOCATION: Coverley Square, Villages at Coverley, Christ Church 
START: 9am - 5pm
ADMISSION: Free!!! 

The Villages Flea Market is held the last Saturday of every month

Contact:
PH: (246) 627-4229
EMAIL: tmascoll@villagesatcoverley.net  
WEBSITE: www.villagesatcoverley.net
FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/TheVillagesAtCoverley

Karting - Motor Racing Meet
Sunday October 26
Barbados Karting Association ( BKA ) 2014 Calendar - ( Motorsports )
TODAY'S - KART RACE MEET: " Track Racing - Kart Racing Meet "
LOCATION: - Bushy Park Racing Circuit, St Philip
START: 9:30am
ADMISSION: $Free

Contact:
For more information on Barbados Kart Racing 2014 Calendar of Events
Barbados Karting Association Inc. - www.barbadoskarting.net/

This Auto Racing Meet is one of Barbados' many Bushy Park Motor Sports 2014 Events.

Find more Bushy Park Racing Circuit & Motorsport Facility Events...

For more about Motor Racing in Barbados go to - http://www.funbarbados.com//sports/motorsports/

Event approved by the Barbados Motoring Federation ( BMF )

J24 Barbados Match Racing Championships
Sunday October 26
J24 Barbados Match Racing Championships 2014  
START VENUE: Barbados Yacht Club, Bay Street, St Michael
START TIME:

Contact
Barbados Yacht Club or Barbados Sailing Association (BSA) or Barbados J24 Club 
PH: (246) 427 1125 (main) or 427 7318 (office) - Yacht Club  
EMAIL: 
WEBSITE: http://www.barbadosyachtclub.com/ or http://www.sailbarbados.com/ or http://www.j24barbados.com/  

2014 J24 Match Racing Championships

NIFCA Best Bajan Cook Preliminaries
Sunday October 26
NIFCA 2014 Calendar of Events ( National Independence Festival of Creative Arts )
TODAY'S EVENT: "NIFCA Best Bajan Cook Preliminaries "
VENUE: The Dining Club, Building 11, Newton Industrial Park, Christ Church 
TIME: 10am
ADMISSION: 

NIFCA Best Bajan Cook Preliminaries 2014 DATES: Oct 25th &26th

Other 2014 NIFCA dates & events...
Semis - Oct 10th, 11th, 12th, 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th
Finals from Oct 31st - Nov 4th

Galas - Nov 6th & 23rd
BookFairs - Oct 31st / Nov 2nd, 4th, 6th
CookOff - Nov 1st, 9th, 15th
PhotographyExhibition - Nov 10th - 22nd
VideoScreening - Nov 20th  


The National Independence Festival Of Creative Arts in Barbados was introduced to celebrate the island's Independence and as an outreach program in to the communities to develop and showcase the many aspects of Bajan culture and creative arts, through Drama, Dance, Music, Literary arts, Culinary Arts, Visual Arts, Photography and Art & Craft. more about NIFCA Barbados...  

Contact:
National Cultural Foundation (NCF) for more NIFCA Performing Arts 2014 information
PH: (246) 417 6610 / 424 0909
WEBSITE: http://www.ncf.bb/  

BOX OFFICES - Tickets on sale at NCF or www.ticketpal.com

Be part of the Independence celebrations !!!!

Find more Barbados Independence celebrations, activities and events...

Hike Barbados - Turners Hall
Sunday October 26
Barbados National Trust (BNT) HIKE BARBADOS 2014 CALENDAR:
START - "  TURNER'S HALL HILL ", St Andrew     
TIME: 6am or 3:30pm
DURATION: 3 hours

DIRECTIONS: Take Highway 2D to Farmers & Mose Bottom - turn right towards Bawdens in St Andrew.

Today includes National Trust Morning Hikes & Afternoon Hikes

WEAR: strong foot wear & a hat
BRING: Bottle water, snacks and a torch light for nightime hikes.

These Hikes are held every Sunday and are interesting & fun as well as help to educate locals & visitors about Barbados' history, geography, culture and its people.

(BNT) Barbados National Trust events:
Sunday Hikes start times: Morning 6am --- Afternoon 3:30pm --- Moonlight 5:30pm

GRADES: "Stop 'n Stare" - 6 miles / "Medium & Fast medium" - 9 miles / "Grin 'n Bear" - 12 miles. (Hikes in the afternoon repeat the morning "Stop 'n Stare" route)

Contact: Barbados National Trust (BNT)
PHONE: (246) 436-9033 or 426 2421
FAX: (246) 429 9055
EMAIL: natrust@caribsurf.com

For more Barbados National Trust 2014 Hikes go to http://www.funbarbados.com/Activities/hike_barbados_hikes.cfm 

For more Barbados National Trust 2014 calendar of events & information go to http://www.funbarbados.com/OurIsland/barbados_national_trust.CFM 
OR www.barbadosnationaltrust.org/

Have fun at the 2014 Hike Barbados Sunday walks
MudDogs MudFest - Motor Racing Event
Sunday October 26
BRC Mud Dogs 2014 Calendar - ( Motorsports )
TODAY'S - 4x4 RACE MEET: " Mud Fest - Chefette MudDogs Safari and Safari Novice Championships "
LOCATION:
START:
ADMISSION: Free

Contact:
For more information on Barbados Mud Dogs 4x4 Motorsports 2014 Calendar of Events
Go to - http://www.muddogsbarbados.com/

For more information on Barbados Rally Club - BRC 2014 Calendar of Events
Go to - http://barbadosrallyclub.com/ OR http://www.funbarbados.com/OurIsland/Barbados_Rally_Club.CFM

For more about Motor Racing in Barbados go to - http://www.funbarbados.com//sports/motorsports/

This Auto Racing Meet is one of Barbados' many Motor Sports 2014 Events.
Don't miss MudDogs 4x4 Safari ( four by four loose surface / off road rally racing )

Event approved by the Barbados Motoring Federation ( BMF )

Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza
Monday October 27
Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza  
VENUE: Harbour Lights Night Club, Bay Street, St Michael
TIME: 7pm to 10:30pm
ADMISSION: BDS $175.00 / US $87.50

The Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza is available (MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS)

INCLUDES:
  • Bar-B-Que dinner
  • Free flowing exotic drinks
  • Spectacular entertainment
  • Transfers to and from your hotel are included.

ENTERTAINMENT:- live local band / Acrobatic stilt men / Fire eater / Limbo dancer / Caribbean dancer / Green monkey and a Shaggy bear.

BOOK HERE! to secure your space

For more information go to - www.funbarbados.com/Activities/harbourlights.CFM

Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza
Wednesday October 29
Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza  
VENUE: Harbour Lights Night Club, Bay Street, St Michael
TIME: 7pm to 10:30pm
ADMISSION: BDS $175.00 / US $87.50

The Harbour Lights Dinner Show & Beach Extravaganza is available (MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS)

INCLUDES:
  • Bar-B-Que dinner
  • Free flowing exotic drinks
  • Spectacular entertainment
  • Transfers to and from your hotel are included.

ENTERTAINMENT:- live local band / Acrobatic stilt men / Fire eater / Limbo dancer / Caribbean dancer / Green monkey and a Shaggy bear.

BOOK HERE! to secure your space

For more information go to - www.funbarbados.com/Activities/harbourlights.CFM

Cocktails at Mount Gay Rum Visitor Centre
Wednesday October 29
MOUNT GAY RUM COCKTAIL TOUR  
VENUE: Mount Gay Rum Visitors Centre, Cnr. Exmouth Gap/Brandons & Spring Garden Highway, St Michael
TIME: 1:30pm
ADMISSION: BDS $100.00 / US $50.00 - (GROUPS - BDS $95.00 / US $47.50)
(Transportation included)

Mount Gay Rum Tour + Cocktail Making & Drinking - available (WEDNESDAYS ONLY)

INCLUDES:
Take the Cocktail Tour - first, our Signature Rum Tour... then on to the Bar to tarry and discover another unforgettable experience. Have your taste buds tempted and tantalized as you are taught the secrets of Exotic Cocktail "Mixology" by the Master Barman.

Equally understandable; our challenge of "closing the bar" - some folks just want to keep mixing and sipping!

Complimentary Hotel Pick-up is available via coach

Advance Bookings Required BOOK HERE! to secure your space

For more information go to - http://www.funbarbados.com/Sights/mountgay.cfm 

You won't want to leave!!!
World Heritage Site Tour
Wednesday October 29
World Heritage Site Historical Tour (4HR Bus Tour
VENUE: Historic Bridgetown and the Garrison areas 
TIME: 9:15am 
ADMISSION: BDS $110.00 / US $55.00 (Entrance Fees includes)

In June 2011, The World Heritage Committee placed a Heritage Stamp on the Historic Bridgetown and the Garrison areas. These sites were listed on the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation's (UNESCO) World Heritage List.

Tour Include visits to:
In Bridgetown..
- Statue of Admiral Horatio Nelson
- The Parliament Buildings - theoldest in the Western Hemisphere
- The Careenage, which is still an active waterway today.
The tour continues along...
Bay street and Carlisle Bay to the Garrison Historical Area
...established in 1789 as the heart of British defense of all its Caribbean territories.
Featuring...
- Buildings dating back to the 18th century.
George Washington House
- National Armory
Changing of the sentry at the Main Guard.

Join us on a guided tour of Bridgetown and the Garrison Historical area, to experience this UNESCO-designated World Heritage Site.

NOTE:
This guided Bus Tour takes place every Wednesday.

Advance Bookings Required -
BOOK HERE!

For more information and for more Historic Garrison Tour options go to - 
http://www.funbarbados.com//tours/bridgetown_&_garrison_world_heritage_site_tours.cfm
 

Ball Hockey Match
Thursday October 30
Ball Hockey 2014 Calendar of Events/Matches/Fixtures:
TODAY'S MATCH:
VENUE: NIS overflow car park, Culloden Road, St Michael
TIME: 8:30pm & 9:30pm

Contact:
The Barbados Ball Hockey League ( BBHL )
PH: (246)
EMAIL: info@barbadosballhockey.com
WEBSITE: http://barbadosballhockey.com/

For more about Hockey in Barbados go to - http://www.funbarbados.com/sports/hockey/
Jolly Roger Sunset Cruise Dinnershow
Thursday October 30
" TASTE OF THE CARIBBEAN " 4HR SUNSET CRUISE & DINNER SHOW with Black Pearl Party Cruises on the Jolly Roger
VENUE: Black Pearl Party Cruises/Jolly Roger Cruises, Carlisle House (Wharf side), Bridgetown, St Michael
TIME: 6pm to 10pm
ADMISSION: BDS $175.00 / US $87.50

The Jolly Roger Sunset Cruise & Cultural Dinner Show is available (THURSDAYS ONLY - Weekly)

INCLUDES:

  • Sunset/Night Cruise
  • Spectacular Cultural Dinner Show
  • Buffet Dinner & Bajan/Caribbean Cocktail Eats - Click here for Dinner Menu...
  • Unlimited Drinks
  • Roundtrip Transport

ENTERTAINMENT:
Dockside...
-
Live Tuk Band music
- Fire Eating
- Limbo Dancing
- Stilt Walkers
- An interactive show with Theme Dancing
- Performances by the very entertaining Town Cryer and Mother Sally

Onboard the Boat...
...DJ Music for the Tropical Island Party
...sexy calypso dancers in carnival costumes
PLUS sumptuous Dinner, plenty Drinks & the legendary Jolly Roger Rum Punch!!!

BOOK HERE!!! to secure your space

CLICK HERE for more Black Pearl/Jolly Roger Tour and Cruise Options...

Contact:
PHONE: (246) 436 2885 (Office) / 826 7245 (SAIL)
EMAIL US...
WEBSITE: www.barbadosblackpearl-jollyroger1.com

Come have a great time on the Jolly Roger Sunset Dinner Cruise & Cultural Show

Jolly Roger is located at the northern-end of the Wickham/Lewis Boardwalk (AKA Bridgetown Boardwalk)
At the rear of Carlisle House - Facing the Careenage/Wharf

Historic Garrison Day Tour
Thursday October 30
Historic Garrison Day Tour (3HR Bus Tour
VENUE: Historic Garrison area, St Michael
TIME: 9:15am – 12:15pm 
ADMISSION: (Adults - BDS $95.00 / US $47.50) / (Children – BDS $74.00 / US $37.00)

Include visits to:
- The famous George Washington House (c1720) 
- Charles Fort, built to protect Carlisle Bay 
- The National Armoury Museum; (World’s finest collection of 17th century cannons) 
- St. Ann’s Fort for a drink and a snack. 
- The Barbados Museum (military prison 1818-1905) gift shop. 
- A stop-off at ‘Changing of the Sentry’ exercise
- A live commentary from the recently rediscovered ‘Garrison Tunnels’ (c1820)
- PLUS Round-trip Transportation

NOTE:
This guided Bus Tour of the Historic Garrison area takes place every Thursday.

Advance Bookings Required - BOOK HERE!

For more information and for more Historic Garrison Tour options go to -
http://www.funbarbados.com/Tours/historic_garrison_tours.CFM
 

NIFCA Performing Arts Finals
Friday October 31 - Tuesday November 4
NIFCA 2014 Calendar of Events ( National Independence Festival of Creative Arts )
TODAY'S EVENT: "NIFCA Performing Arts Finals" - Juniors 
VENUE: Frank Collymore Hall, Bridgetown, St Michael
TIME: 7pm
ADMISSION: $25.00 (Adults) / $10.00 (children under 12 years)
(Children under 5 years not admitted)

NIFCA Performing Arts Finals 2014 DATES:
Fri Oct 31st / Sun Nov 2nd, Mon 3rd, Tue 4th

Performaces by
- TBC

Other 2014 NIFCA dates & events...
Semis - Oct 10th, 11th, 12th, 17th, 18th 19th 20th
Galas - Nov 6th & 23rd
BookFairs - Oct 31st / Nov 2nd, 4th, 6th
CookOff - Nov 1st, 9th, 15th
PhotographyExhibition - Nov 10th - 22nd
VideoScreening - Nov 20th  


The National Independence Festival Of Creative Arts in Barbados was introduced to celebrate the island's Independence and as an outreach program in to the communities to develop and showcase the many aspects of Bajan culture and creative arts, through Drama, Dance, Music, Literary arts, Culinary Arts, Visual Arts, Photography and Art & Craft. more about NIFCA Barbados...  

Contact:
National Cultural Foundation (NCF) for more NIFCA Performing Arts 2014 information
PH: (246) 417 6610 / 424 0909
WEBSITE: http://www.ncf.bb/  

BOX OFFICES - Tickets on sale at NCF or www.ticketpal.com

Be part of the Independence celebrations !!!!

Find more Barbados Independence celebrations, activities and events...

NIFCA Literary Arts Book Fair
Friday October 31 - Thursday November 6
NIFCA 2014 Calendar of Events ( National Independence Festival of Creative Arts )
TODAY'S EVENT: " NIFCA Literary Arts Balcony Book Fair "  
VENUE: Frank Collymore Hall, Bridgetown, St Michael
TIME: 6pm
ADMISSION: $TBC (Adults) / $TBC (children under 12 years)
(Children under 5 years not admitted)

NIFCA Literary Arts Book Fair 2014 DATES:
Fri Oct 31st / Sun Nov 2nd, Tue 4th, Thur 6th

Other 2014 NIFCA dates & events...
Semis - Oct 10th, 11th, 12th, 17th 18th 19th 20th
Finals from Oct 31st - Nov 4th

Galas - Nov 6th & 23rd
CookOff - Nov 1st, 9th, 15th
PhotographyExhibition - Nov 10th - 22nd
VideoScreening - Nov 20th  


The National Independence Festival Of Creative Arts in Barbados was introduced to celebrate the island's Independence and as an outreach program in to the communities to develop and showcase the many aspects of Bajan culture and creative arts, through Drama, Dance, Music, Literary arts, Culinary Arts, Visual Arts, Photography and Art & Craft. more about NIFCA Barbados...  

Contact:
National Cultural Foundation (NCF) for more NIFCA Performing Arts 2014 information
PH: (246) 417 6610 / 424 0909
WEBSITE: http://www.ncf.bb/  

BOX OFFICES - Tickets on sale at NCF or www.ticketpal.com

Be part of the Independence celebrations !!!!

Find more Barbados Independence celebrations, activities and events...

Historic Garrison Night Tour
Friday October 31
Historic Garrison Night Tour (2HR Walking Tour
VENUE: Historic Garrison area - Start at George Washington House, Bush Hill, St Michael
TIME: 7pm (gather at 6:45pm)
ADMISSION: BDS $20.00 / US $10.00
(Kids 5-12 years 1/2 price / Kids under 5 years are free)   

Come and learn more about the Garrison and some of the events that occurred there. Our colonial past was not always idyllic and you'll learn of tales wit...h tragic endings and of mysteries yet to be solved.

NOTE:
This guided walking tour of the Historic Garrison area takes place every other Friday.
Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and you may want to bring along a drink or even something light to eat to keep yourself hydrated. Feel free to bring a torch to light your path and, in the event of showers, an umbrella. 
(Feel free to bring a torch to light your path and an umbrella, in the event of showers)

A bit of a thriller, this tour focuses on the macabre side of life in the Garrison.
Murders, executions, crimes and punishments!

The tour will explain in detail…
…The construction of the unfinished Garrison Fortress 1789 – 1793.
…How ‘Graves End Beach’ got its name.  

You will also experience several short dramas en route including…
…A re-enactment of the execution by firing squad of a freed slave at the Military Cemetery.
…The unsolved John Hislop murder of 1809.

For more Historic Garrison Tour options go to - http://www.funbarbados.com/Tours/historic_garrison_tours.CFM
 

Oistins Fish Fry
Friday October 31
OISTINS FISH FRY 2014 - Barbados ...a true Bajan Experience
VENUE: Oistins Bay Garden, Christ Church
TIME: 6:30pm
ADMISSION: Free

This is one of the main open-air Nightlife spots on weekends, especially on Friday nights.
more info about Oistins Fish Fry...

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