Tourist wins Pirates Week trip draw

A cruise ship visitor from New Jersey has won a holiday for rwo in Cayman in a draw run by the Pirates Week Gift Shop.

The holiday trip was won by Tim Lynott of Sparta, New Jersey, while in Cayman with his family on a cruise ship visit this year.

Speaking from his home, Mr. Lynott said, ‘I’ve never won anything, and this is so exciting. We had a great time in Cayman, and I can’t wait to come back.’

Endorsed by the Department of Tourism, the trip is supported by Cayman Airways, the Westin Casuarina Hotel, Breezes by the Bay, Budget Rent-a-Car, Tortuga Rum, Pedro Castle and the Botanic Park.

This is the fourth year the draw has been run, with the entry forms being used to generate a data base of visitors who are interested in the Festival.

Pirates Week, now in its 31st year, will run from 6-16 November.

The full festival schedule can be seen at or can be obtained by calling the Pirates Week Office at 949-5859.