One of Cayman’s coolest galas will
be taking place on 22 September at the Westin Casuarina Resort and Spa.
Z99’s Ice on Ice event, a glamorous
cocktail extravaganza, will transform the Westin into a glittering ice palace.
“It is from 7-10pm, absolutely
spectacular, this is my absolute favourite event.
They take the lobby bar and totally
transform it every year with a different theme,” says Cheryl Birch, sales and
marketing manager for Z99.
“This is our eighth year that we
have done this, and what is so great about it is that 100 per cent goes to the
Cayman Islands Cancer Society,”
The event attracts a diverse mix of
guests all of whom have the chance to win some exciting prizes.
“It’s a diverse crowd, with regular
supporters of the cancer society and the young and hip crowd,” says Ms Birch.
“Of course the girls all look
totally fabulous, and the guys seem to go for the elegantly casual look.”
Arriving at the welcome desk,
guests will receive tickets to pick up their cocktails from the ice bar for the
night’s featured cocktail, the Grey Goose pear solitaire.
The name is a play on words, as
every cocktail has an ice cube which contains a cubic zirconium solitaire. But
four of the solitaires are a different shape, which is revealed when the ice
If your drink has one of the four,
you can win a half-carat diamond from Kirk Freeport, or the grand prize which
is a stay at the Westin Tampa Harbour, which includes airfare.
Outside on the pool deck, guests
will be serenaded by the sounds of Mainstream, and the cool rhythms of One
As the cocktail hour theme
suggests, Ms Birch says there will be a bounty of delicious appetisers.
Tickets are $99 per couple and will
be on sale starting next week at Z99 at Grand Harbour, the Cancer Society on
Maple Road by the hospital 4-way stop and at Kirk Freeport on Harbour Drive.