Community News Sept 15, 2016

Community News Sept 15, 2016

Savoys present Toute Bagay

On Sunday, September 25, the Montrealers will turn out in large numbers for another evening of music and performances that will bring together some of the community’s best performers.
On stage that evening will be calypso favorites Sagaboy and Pufty as well as up-and-coming star, Laura. A troupe of classical Indian dancers will also perform.
Steelpan music also will be in ample supply delivered by Martin Albino, along with Golden Stars and the Young Savoy Steel Orch.
Showtime is at 5:30pm-9pm at Le Manoir, 5319 N.D.G. Donation is $13. Info: call 514-363-8080 or 514-223-6296.

Afrika Gospel Choir on Sept. 17
N’Gatia productions invites all to Hand Over for Mission-Notre-Dame-D’Afrique benefit concert on Saturday September 17 at Mission-Notre-Dame-D’Afrique 4550 avenue D’Orleans. The event starts at 7:30pm. Tickets $20 and children 0-12 years free. Ticket outlets Mission-Notre-Dame-D’Afrique 514 332 6004 and Espace Mushagalusa 514 303 1112.

Rip The Runway for a cause
This year, the focus will be on mental illness. Fashion For a Cause Montreal  hosts its 5th annual fashion show fundraiser “Free Your Mind” on Thanksgiving Saturday October 8 at TMR Schofield Hall 90 Roosevelt Ave.
The event, which raises funds for worthy causes across Montreal brings to the stage this city’s most exciting models, aspiring models, designers and fashion houses. Hosted by Breakfast TV’S Catherine Verdon Diamond & The Malik Saheed Show’s Malik Saheed.
Doors open at 7:45pm and Showtime at 8pm. Tickets $30 advance and $40 at door. Ticket outlets; Princessa (LaSalle) 514 595 4894, Espace Urbain MTL (Rosemont) 514 564 5926 or Marche Colonnade (West Island) 514 624 7689.

Graduating Class
Join the Graduating Class for their 6th annual true old school event of the year on Sunday October 9, at Jet Night Club 2020 Crescent. Music by Spec II (Everton Green) Mike “Tuff” Williams and Eddie Lewis with host  W.D. Tickets $20 limited advance and $25 in store. Ticket outlets; Marche Colonnade (West Island) 514 624 7689, Petro Canada (LaFleur LaSalle) 514 366 5731, Quebec Cricketers Fraternity (NDG) 514 993 5985 and A.C. Barber Shop (Downtown) 514 691 0857.

Ladies Night Out
Mr. Luck Dog from Crystal Sounds and Sharlene First Lady present Ladies Night Out starring Ragashanti and DJ Criss Cross on Saturday 24th September 2016 at Catalogna Lounge, 775 1st Ave Montreal.

Ziggy Marley on Tour
On Tuesday 27th September 2016 at L’Olympia, 004 St. Catherine Est Montréal, Ziggy Marley would take the stage. For more info contact 514-845-3524 or visit

Barbados House (Mtl.) Inc.
Barbados House (Mtl.) Inc. cordially invites you to celebrate under the distinguished Patronage of the Hugh Commissioner of Barbados, Yvonne Walker SCM JP Barbados 50th Anniversary of Independence Gala, Pride and Industry 1966-2016 on October 15, 2016 at Schofield Hall, 90 Roosevelt Avenue, Town of Mount Royal. Evening highlights will be a delicious gourmet dinner, a keynote address and live entertainment by Caribbean Thunderbolt along with D.J. Leslie.  Cocktails from 6pm to 6:30pm Dinner 7:30pm. Gala Tickets $85 per person, Dance $40. For tickets contact Albert 514 808 3521, Andy 514 367 0250, Jean 438 876 7507, Ken 514 331 0628, Louise 514 345 8456 and Nigel 514 894 3856.

Oldies Dance at the Manoir
The Club Social Antillais Inc is hosting another Oldies Dance 2016 at Le Manoir  5319 Avenue, Notre-Dame-De-Grace on November 05, 2016 from 9pm-3am. Admission $15. One free drink for ladies before 11pm. Door prizes. Solid Bar and Fish Cakes. Music by DJ Austin.

Antigua & Barbuda Association
On Saturday, November 19 at Il Gabbiano 10  Rue Lapierre, LaSalle, the Antigua & Barbuda Association of Montreal invites Montrealers to it’s 35th Independence Anniversary Banquet. The event starts at 6pm and admission $75 dance and dinner and $35 dance only.
For info contact 514 233 3589 and 450 672 3286.