Events Calendar – Issue 23/2015

5th June 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 June to August  2015  click here
Music NoteJamie (The Man in Black) – For a list of event gigs for June  2015 click here
CanastaTFR Member Pam Tschersich has launched a TFR Canasta Group which already has about 20 members….  If you are interested in joining, the group meets at Acmenya Restaurant in Alsancak every Thursday at 1.30pm…..For more information contact Pam on 0533 866 3564 or email lotharpam@live.com
6th June – SaturdayMusic Note 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 will be donated to CESV 112…..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 the Pia Bella Stadium..
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 
10th June – WednesdayFriends of the TRNC Emergency Services Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services will be having their Afternoon Tea at the Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak at 3pm….The guest speaker will be Bill Clark and the talk will be “One Policeman’s Lot”…. 15TL for unlimited tea/coffee and also there will be delicious sandwiches and cakes….To book contact Brenda on 0533 840 7834..
11th June – 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 8pm you can enjoy Chicago (2002)…. 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…
13th June – Saturday 

Cancelled until further notice

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 – SaturdayBlack Olive logo Children 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 if obtained in advance and 25TL on the day, children with adults free….Tickets will be available from Black Olive Cafe and Bestseller Bookshops in Karakum and Alsancak..
14th June – Sunday
Turk Riders
There will be a 3-day Festival organised by Turk Riders – the 1st International Motorcycle Festival in Northern Cyprus, culminating in a party at Mavi Kordon (in the vicinity of Kasgar Court Hotel) starting at 12 noon….There will be entertainment, food and drinks and the chance to win a brand new motorcycle as well as other great prizes….If you are a motorcycle enthusiast you might like to go along to admire the many machines which will be there.
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
18th June – 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 8pm you can enjoy The Thomas Crown Affair (1968)…. 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…
19th June – FridayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak  – Ladies Night at 7pm… Beauty treats with Tasha….Dinner and dessert 25TL… To book contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133
25th June – ThursdayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak – Ladies Lunch at 12noon… To book contact Vicki on 0533 835 5133
25th June – 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 8pm you can enjoy Spellbound (1945)…. 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…
27th June – SaturdayBlack Olive logo Black Olive Cafe, Alsancak – Vicki’s Birthday Party…7pm… Fun and games, come dressed as your favourite comedian…. Everyone welcome…For more information contact  Vicki on 0533 835 5133
29th June – MondayFriends of the TRNC Emergency Services Friends of the TRNC Emergency Services will be having their Quiz Night at Mountain View Hotel, Karaoglanoglu starting at 7.30pm….  To book your teams contact Brenda on 0533 840 7834..
4th July – SaturdayMusic Note 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….to be confirmed…..To book a table call 0533 869 3834….
8th September – TuesdayRBL RBL will be holding Proms in the Park at the Wild Duck Cafe in Lapta.  You can take a picnic or order a meal from Emma Elmaz the owner of the cafe and the bar will be open for drinks…. Tickets will be on sale from July at 10TL for members and 15TL for non-members at the RBL stall Lambousa Saturday market.
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 – SaturdayBritish Residents 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….See our article by clicking here