Events Calendar – Issue 21/2015

21st May 2015

By Margaret Sheard…..

A list of events you can look forward to in North Cyprus.  For those charity fund-raisers, venues etc. which would like to include an event in the Events Calendar, please contact me at www.cyprusscene.com    We have a policy of support and promotion for legal entertainers only in the TRNC.

Music NoteAll Stars Promotion Agency – For a weekly list of the TRNC legal entertainers gigs click here 
Music NoteAndrew Sings….. For a full list of event gigs for the first 6 months of 2015 click here
Music NoteJamie (The Man in Black) – For a list of event gigs for May 2015 click here
21st May – ThursdayCinema equipment video camera  and film reel Classic film event at The Food Lodge in Catalkoy in association with the DVD Shop, Catalkoy.   Starting at 6.30pm you can enjoy  Don’t Look Now (1973)…. 12TL for the film, a soft drink and popcorn.  There are also hot dogs and nachos available….There will be a prize on the night for the best prop associated with the movie….To book call 0533 839 8764…
21st May – ThursdayMusic Note Col Coleman at the Yerfistig Cafe/Bar at Reymel Boutique Hotel, Girne (rear of the Old Harbour) will be having a Country Night.  Why not go along and check out this new venue.
15th May – Friday  Corrrection – Date is –   22nd MayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe will be holding a 2nd Charity Challenge Quiz… 7pm…. 20TL  for sandwiches and cake with 50% to the winning charity….for more information contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133…
24th May – Sunday  

Please note this event has been cancelled.

First ever cricket match between the TRNC and the Republic of Cyprus at the 20 Temmuz Stadium in Girne…. Entrance is free…. For further information see article by clicking here
24th May – SundayHAKIF logo DOG SHOW – arranged by Cyprus Animal Rights and Cynology Federation (HAKIF) at the Ataturk Sport Complex Lefkosia
25th May – MondayFriends of the TRNC Emergency Services Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services will be holding their popular Quiz Night at the Mountain View Hotel, Karaoglanoglu starting at 7.30pm…For more information or to book teams contact Jenny on 0533 876 1483 or Brenda on 0533 840 7834.
25th May – MondayMusic Note Col Coleman at the Yerfistig Cafe/Bar at Reymel Boutique Hotel, Girne (rear of the Old Harbour) will be having a Karaoke Night.  Why not go along and check out this new venue.
26th to 31st MayYoga 2 26th to 31st May.  Suzie Heijari and Begum Gulderen invite you to 5 days Cyprus Yoga and Angel Eco Holiday in the beautiful Karpaz area of North Cyprus….  Yoga, meditation and other relaxing pursuits  are on the programme.  There will also be the opportunity of sightseeing and other activities in the area … 490 euros for 5 nights in a shared room….  For further details contact Suzie Heijari on 0533 882 1475 or visit the website by clicking here 
26th May – TuesdayKar new sml KAR are organising a special night of music at Bellapais Abbey with 3 talented ladies – Demet Alkan (piano), Ayse Guler Akin (soprano) and Isil Akguc (flute)…The concert starts at 8.30pm..Entry is by invitation donation of 35TL and invitations can be obtained from KAR Office in Karakum, the KAR shop, Lambousa Saturday Market and Bestseller bookshops in Alsancak and Karakum..See our article by clicking here
27th May – WednesdayFriends of the TRNC Emergency Services Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services have now re-scheduled their event – “Relive the Good Times”…This will be at the Mountain View Hotel, Karaoglanoglu starting at 7.30pm…25TL per person with delicious buffet supper….Pete Murray on the decks… Invitations from Lambousa Saturday market or call Brenda on 0533 840 7834 or Jenny on 0533 876 1483.   A good night to look forward to.
28th May – ThursdayCinema equipment video camera  and film reel Classic film event at The Food Lodge in Catalkoy in association with the DVD Shop, Catalkoy.   Starting at 6.30pm you can enjoy  Gigi (1958)…. 12TL for the film, a soft drink and popcorn.  There are also hot dogs and nachos available….There will be a prize on the night for the best prop associated with the movie….To book call 0533 839 8764…
28th May – ThursdayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak….Ladies Lunch at 12 noon….  25TL for buffet lunch and puddings…..  Places must be booked by calling Vicki on 0533 835 5133…
29th May – FridayCinema equipment video camera  and film reel The Hermitage, Girne will be showing a film “The Stones Cry Out”….7pm….  The director of the film will be present to introduce the film and answer questions afterwards.   Bring a picnic and enjoy the film in the lovely garden…. Drinks will be available…. See our article about the event by clicking here.
30th May – SaturdayRBL RBL Charity Gala Night at The Savoy Ottoman Hotel, featuring Comedy Legend – Bobby Davro…..with supporting artists Andrew Sings….. and Tuxedo Junction….Starts at 7pm with the show starting at 9.30pm…180TL per person for 3-course meal and unlimited premium drinks…. This sounds like a very entertaining evening… To book or for more information call 0533 856 3891.
30th May – SaturdayBritish Residents British Residents’ Society Blood Donor Day at the Dr Akcicek State Hospital, Girne….10am to 1pm…..  If you are able to give blood, please try to go along..
30th May – SaturdayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe are having a Firin Kebap/Kleftico event….Half chicken 40TL and Lamb 45TL including mezes, rice, salad, dessert, fruit, coffee and brandy….Places are limited so must be pre-booked….Contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133…
31st May – SundayIron Man Arts Dogankoy Coffee Shop will be having an exhibition by IronMan Arts of their iron sculptures and also beautiful glass engraving products….. 11am to 1.30pm…Cream teas will also be available..
1st June – MondayCinema equipment video camera  and film reel SeAngle Bar, Catalkoy are holding a “Film On Night” on the first Monday of each month at 7.00pm…. Laptray food available 2 for 1. ….. This month’s film is The Jazz Singer…. To book, telephone 0533 869 3834..
4th June – ThursdayKar new sml The Alternative Quiz at The Fez in Catalkoy in aid of KAR….. Tickets are 30TL including supper….To book a place telephone the Fez on 0533 867 1781 or Mick Prior on 0533 877 4537…. Tickets are selling fast..
6th June – SaturdayQuiz logo SeAngle Bar, Catalkoy.  Live music quiz night with Jamie (The Man in Black) starting at 8pm…5TL with 50% to the winners and 50% to a charity…. The Lady and Lad in Red will be there to promote blood donation awareness and money raised for a charity will be at the discretion of the organisers…..To book a table call 0533 869 3834….
7th June – SundayCricketer The next treat for cricket lovers will be the Creditwest ALL CYPRUS FESTIVAL. 4 teams from South Cyprus are taking on the North’s best 5 sides in a quick fire, all action 5 overs/innings tournament. The venue will be confirmed very soon.
9th June – TuesdayNCCCT logo NCCCT Coffee Morning will be at the Malpas Hotel, Catalkoy, starting at 10.30am, another lovely venue for this popular event…. Come along for coffee/tea and cakes and meet up with friends and browse around the many stalls selling a variety of items.
10th June – WednesdayNCCCT logo Tiga Trading in Lefkosa will be having their annual party and NCCCT have been invited to sell raffle tickets at this event.  For more information visit the NCCCT Facebook page click here  and new website click here 
13th June – SaturdayWEndy Smith and Peter TomsBritish ResidentsChildren in need foundation TRNC/World Blood Awareness Party at Cirali Bakery Garden, Karakum from 10am onwards…. Children in Need will have a marquee with Face Painting and balloons for the Children…. Jamie The Man in Black will be entertaining us and the Lady and Lad in Red will be promoting Blood awareness on behalf of the British Residents Society….. This should be a real fun day so please bring the kids and party with us.
13th June – Saturday   Black Olive logoChildren in need foundation The Black Olive Cafe,  Alsancak present Glastonvicki… starting from 2pm…. Entertainment by Scratchband, Barry Snakes, Gavin Simons, Rachel Saunby and many others…..  The event will be in aid of Children in Need Foundation…Tickets are 20TL for adults and 10TL for children if obtained in advance and 25TL adults/15TL children on the day….Tickets will be available from Black Olive Cafe and Bestseller Bookshops in Karakum and Alsancak..
17th June – WednesdayChildren in need foundation Children in Need – Supper Club event at The Colony Garden….  Stylistics tribute band “Sing Baby Sing” show…£55 per person…3-course set meal including all local drinks + Beefeater Gin, Absolut Vodka and Ballantine’s Scotch Whisky….Tickets now available from Colony Hotel Reception,  DVD Shop Catalkoy, Best Seller Bookshop in Alsancak…. To reserve tickets or a table (max 12) contact Laurence Floyd on 0533 879 6892 or email floydlaurence@googlemail.com
12th September – SaturdayBritish ResidentsBlack Olive logo British Residents’ Society Blood Donor Day at the Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak….10am to 1pm….  If you are able to give blood, please try to go along..
16th September – WednesdayChildren in need foundation Children in Need – Supper Club event at The Colony….  More details to follow soon…
19th September – SaturdayRBL The British Residents’ Society will be holding their Summer Ball at the Merit Royal Premium in Alsancak starting at 7pm…4-course meal with local drinks (excluding tea and coffee)…Tickets 100TL for members and 130TL for non-members which will be available to members for first 2 months and then generally available…Entertainment by Dawn and Tuxedo Junction…Dress code – smart casual… For further information contact Julia Bennett – BRS Events Organiser….
11th October – SundayBuyukkonuk Eco-Day at Buyukkonuk….  Autumn festival with many stalls of traditional foods and crafts, folk dancing and music, donkey and horse rides….10am til late…..Many children’s activities…
17th October – SaturdayBritish Residents British Residents’ Society Blood Donor Day at the Dr Akcicek State Hospital, Girne….10am to 1pm…..  If you are able to give blood, please try to go along..
26th, 27th, 28th November – Thursday, Friday and SaturdayRBL RBL present their pantomime Ali Baba and the 40 Thieves at the Chateau Lambousa Theatre…  There are 300 tickets available for each performance which will be 3 evening and 2 matinees for the children….  Tickets are 35TL and 40TL for the Saturday performance… There will be a free drink on arrival and a raffle each evening….