Things to do in New York – Jamaica Award-winning Jazz Great Monty Alexander & the Harlem Kingston Express for Jazz Standard, New York

Fresh from a stellar appearance in Munich, Germany, Jamaican-born jazz maestro and Commander in the Order of Distinction, Monty Alexander, along with his Grammy-nominated Harlem Kingston Express band, will play New York City’s prestigious Jazz Standard later this month. Alexander and his world class band will play the world class venue, which showcases only the […]
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The Most Honourable Portia Simpson Miller Jamaica’s Prime Minister Visit New York, March 26, 2015 – Kick off the 6th Biennial Jamaica Diaspora Conference.

Jamaica’s Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller, will be in New York City on March 26, 2015 to kick off the 6th Biennial Jamaica Diaspora Conference. PM Simpson Miller will address the Jamaican community in New York at a meeting at 6:30 p.m. at the St. Georges Episcopal Church, 209 East 16th Street, New York, NY […]
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Things to Do in New York – CPR Celebrates the Feminine Energy in Reggae To Mark Its Ten Year Anniversary

The board of directors of the Coalition to Preserve Reggae (CPR) is pleased to announce International Women of Reggae – A Night of Hits, taking place on Saturday, April 25th from 8pm to 11pm at the Walt Whitman Auditorium, Brooklyn College, Campus Road and Nostrand Avenue in Brooklyn, New York. The event which launches the […]
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Historic Harlem Hosts Double Treble, February 22, 2015, New York

New Yorkers are in for a classical treat during Black History Month as the dynamic duo of Roderick Demmings, Jr. and Karl Van Richards present Double Treble, an exciting concert featuring duets for piano and organ on Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 4:00 pm at the Convent Avenue Baptist Church.  This is Double Treble’s Big […]
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Putnam County Wine & Food Fest, August 8, 2015, New York

What: Putnam County Wine & Food Fest When: August 8, 201511:00 AM – 6:00 PM Where: Beaver Creek Farm683 Route 311Patterson, NY 12563  
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JAMCCAR Ekklipse Steel Band Christmas Concert, December 13th, 2014, New York

What: JAMCCAR Ekklipse Steel Band Christmas Concert When: Saturday Dec 13th 2014, 6:00pm                          Where: Nyack Center58 Depew Av        Nyack, NY 10960 Admission: $30– Includes DinnerStudents/Seniors  $25 : Call for Group Rates  
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Afuwi 18th Annual Award Gala, January 28, 2015, New York

What: Afuwi 18th Annual Award Gala When: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 Where: The Pierre Hotel New York, New York   
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Michael Manley 90 To Kick-Off Legacy Series – December 12th, 2014 Bronx, New York

Two days after his actual (Dec. 10) 90th birthday anniversary, admirers, supporters and comrades of Michael Manley will recall the legacy left by Jamaica’s fourth prime minister during the first forum to launch a legacy series. Featuring influential spokespersons from the community, distinguished panelists Dr. Basil Wilson, Professor Anthony Bogues, and Delano Franklin will kick-off […]
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Triple T Production & Jammins Entertainment Presents: A Night Called “NO PREJUDICE”, November 15th, 2014, New York

On November 15th 2014, regardless of color, creed or class, come all to declare “No Prejudice” through music unity at the eagerly anticipated concert to be held at Pulse48 in Brooklyn. Taking the stage will be Jamaica’s King of Dancehall Grammy award winner Beenie Man, Guyanese international Reggae star Natural Black, Reggae legend Garnet Silk […]
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Annual Christmas and Kwanzaa Celebrations, December 12, 2014, New York

What: Annual Christmas and Kwanzaa Celebrations at JAMCCAR’s Next Monthly Meeting When: Friday, December 12, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. Where: Spring Valley Youth Bureau at the Louis Kurtz Civic Center9 North Main Street, Spring Valley, New York  
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