Cayman’s brightest and most talented stars return to the Harquail Theatre on Sunday, June 25, as part of the 2017 Talent Xposition of the Arts. Presented by The New Self-Help Community Foundation, the Xposition has taken place annually since 2001, raising money for worthwhile causes. This year, proceeds will go toward the Foundation’s Community Youth Talent Training Programme of the Arts.
For such a small island, Cayman has an action-packed annual community social calendar. This year was a busy one. From fun runs to music events to glitzy galas, there was something for everyone in 2016. Here’s a roundup of some of the year’s notable events.
‘Tis the season of roast turkey, Christmas pudding, Cayman Christmas beef and an excess of bubbly refreshments. To help with the over-indulgence, Cayman’s restaurants offer a variety of meal options for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day which allow revelers to steer clear of the kitchen and be pampered instead.
A unique and captivating photography exhibition is now open at the National Gallery of the Cayman Islands, quite far removed from our island scenery and culture, and sure to enchant visitors with its vibrant colors and its peek into a usually private and mysterious world.
For those in search of a quick trim or manicure, Eclipze’s annual Cut-A-Thon provides the opportunity to help others while changing your look. Eclipze Hair Design & Day Spa is holding its 16th Annual Cut-A-Thon in aid of breast cancer awareness on Oct. 23, and is offering cuts for a fraction of the normal price.
Popular charitable event Paws for Wine returns for its sixth year on Saturday, with a wine tasting and auction evening that raises money for a very worthwhile cause. Organized by Cayman Animal Rescue Enthusiasts (CARE), the popular fundraiser will be held at Ristorante Pappagallo
Volleyball enthusiasts can look forward to a weekend of stellar performances, with aces, bumps, blocks and digs galore as the NORCECA Beach Volleyball Tournament returns to the sandy beaches of Cayman.
Cayman’s aspiring models may want to take note. “Model Code,” an informational session with internationally successful Caymanian model Nik Stewart, will take place on Saturday at CeLeb boutique in The Marquee plaza between noon and 2 p.m.