New gazebo for welcoming bands

The musicians that play at Owen
Roberts International airport to welcome visitors will soon be given a

Three bands alternate between the
airport and Royal Watler Terminal every two months to provide variety for
travellers visiting the island. They are Musical Crew, Wild Knights and Riddim

The Cayman Islands Airport
Authority has approved a gazebo installation as a permanent structure at the
airport. The new stage area is currently being built, said Nasaria Coe of
Department of Tourism.

“Upon completion, it will be placed
on the open lawn in front of the doors leading to the Immigration area. It is
anticipated that the gazebo will be completed and installed by June 2010,” she

The project is being funded by
Department of Tourism, Tortuga Rum Co., Flowers Group and the Cayman Islands
Airport Authority.