COVID-19 locks down Easter weekend festivities
Written by admin on April 11, 2020
Easter weekend has become one of the most highly anticipated entertainment periods in Jamaica. The extended reprieve granted by Good Friday and Easter Monday sandwiching our standard days off became an excuse for thousands to head up to the north coast for a short, party-filled, springtime vacation. It is usually a time when cinemas would be sold out and theatres would have to add extra showings. And with carnival around the corner, this would have been the weekend revellers would be making costume pick-ups, alterations, and warming up their waistlines at the final few fetes before the bedazzling, feathered road parade.