• JIS News

    In anticipation of the overwhelming demand for Grand Gala tickets, the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission on behalf of the Ministry of Youth & Culture has taken pre-emptive measures in establishing large video screens across the island which will allow the public to share in the festivities on August 6.

    The screens will be mounted in 15 popular locations and will start broadcasting non-stop from twelve noon on August 5, through midnight on Independence Day to end at 1:00 am and again from twelve noon on August 6 to the end of the Grand Gala.

     The locations for viewing are:

    1.   The Jamaica 50 Golden Jubilee Village (National Stadium Car Park)

    2.   UDC Open Lot adjacent to the Portmore Mall

    3.   LOJ/SAGICOR Shopping Centre, Spanish Town, St. Catherine

    4.   May Pen Square, Clarendon

    5.   Mandeville Park, Mandeville, Manchester

    6.   The Santa Cruz Community Centre Grounds, St. Elizabeth

    7.   Independence Park, Hendon Circle, Savanna-la-Mar

    8.   Watson Taylor Park, Lucea



    9.   Montego Bay Closed Harbour (Dump up) Beach

    10.                Cambridge, St James

    11.                Water Square, Falmouth

    12.                Lawrence Park, St Ann

    13.                Claude Stuart Park, Port Maria St. Mary

    14.                Port Antonio Square, Portland

    15.                Paul Bogle Square, Morant Bay St. Thomas


    For further information contact:

    Coleen Douglas

    JCDC Marketing & Public Relations Department

    Telefax: 876-754-6467

    Mobile: 876-849-9560

    Email:  coleendouglas@hotmail.com or jcdcmpr@gmail.com