Heavy Rains Wash Out Aunty Roachy Festival

A tropical storm threatening the island of Jamaica has forced a number of activities to be either cancelled or postponed.

ja 54Culture Minister Olivia Grange, says new arrangements will be announced for Emancipation and Independence activities which were postponed due to the weather system.

The Independence Village at the Ranny Williams Entertainment Centre was closed Monday evening. It will remain closed until further notice.

The Miss Jamaica Festival Queen Coronation, which was scheduled for Monday night was also postponed, while the Aunty Roachy Festival and the Fashion Greets Music Show scheduled for Tuesday, August 2, will take place on another date.

Other activities organized by the JCDC have also been postponed.

Tickets for the events, where applicable, will remain valid for the new dates.

Nigel belle, Readers Bureau, Fellow 

Edited by Jesus Chan

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