.[JAMAICA, NY] – New York’s premier Caribbean meals and music occasion, The Grace Jamaican Jerk Competition, returns to Roy Wilkins Park in Queens on Sunday, July 31. This 12 months, they have a good time the tenth anniversary of the competition. As well as, they may have a good time Jamaica’s 60th anniversary of independence. Plus, their title sponsor, Grace Meals’ 100 years of service to the neighborhood.
The occasion can be a celebration of the very best Caribbean meals, music, tradition and family-fun. Better of all, with quite a lot of choices to please each member of the household. Over thirty Caribbean eating places and meals distributors can be serving scrumptious Jerk-themed dishes to 1000’s who will flock to this annual competition to feast, dance and savor genuine Jamaican meals and leisure.
All-Star Celeb Cooks
Foodies will see an all-star lineup of Celeb Cooks show their cooking artistry with new and revolutionary jerk recipes within the Culinary Pavilion. Celeb Visitors comparable to Angela Yee of the Breakfast Membership Morning Present (Energy 105 FM in New York) will show her cooking abilities within the Jerk cook-off which is bound to generate a variety of pleasure.
Dutch Pot Trophy
Meals Community’s Chopped Champion Andre Fowles together with different prime cooks comparable to Ron Duprat, Chef Darian, Chef Troy, Chef Eddie G, Chef Max Hardy and Chef Natacha Gomez can be within the Culinary Pavilion battling towards one another for bragging rights and the “Dutch Pot Trophy” to the delight of the viewers. Chef Irie will host these culinary luminaries in addition to provide tasty samples, inventive recipes and cooking tricks to friends.
Patrons are suggested to come back early to feast on the cultural displays which is able to function the favored Asase Yaa Cultural dancers and drummers in addition to singing sensation Nighy Boy who has been an inspiration to 1000’s, impressed along with his story of survival and willpower. Designer Mamayashi will showcase some stylish Afrocentric summer season put on assured to evoke oohs and aaahs from each women and men. Famend Jamaican cultural ambassador, Sharon Gordon will host this entertaining and galvanizing section.
Music lovers can be handled to quite a lot of top-class entertainers with performances by Protoje, Lila Ike, Christopher Martin and Romain Virgo, Laa Lee, who will make his New York efficiency debut with Cristale. Platinum Children DJs will drop crowd favorites to affect attendees all through the day.
Enjoyable For the Children
The Children Zone can be buzzing with enjoyable actions for the younger ones. They are going to be that includes academic and brain-teasing puzzles. Along with conventional ring video games and immersive actions comparable to face-painting and artwork. It will even present leisure for fogeys.
As a part of the celebration, patrons can buy 10th anniversary merchandise by a novel QR Code. The QR Code takes guests to www.VPReggae.com the place competition tickets, merchandise and merchandise can be found.
Tickets for the Grace Jamaican Jerk Competition New York can be found on-line and at chosen Caribbean stores. The tickets are $45 and $60 the day of the occasion on the gate. Youngsters 10 and beneath admitted without spending a dime. Plus, there can be a particular low cost for first responders and seniors with ID on the gate.
Go to www.jerkfestivalny.com for a listing of ticket retailers and occasion particulars.