with all that's new at My-Island-Jamaica, Click Here to subscribe
for my updates and don't miss a thing!
Bob Marley B-day Bash In Negril
by John G
Re: What's Your Most Memorable Jamaican Attraction/adventure feedback question
A long time ago we were waiting to check in our hotel. I sat down by guest services & was asked if I was signing up for the birthday bash, asked what it was & was told - $20 US bus to MX3 & ticket to the show.
It sounded good, I paid for me & my wife, our friends declined, told them see you in the morning. Here's the show details:
Opening song - Cedella Booker (Bob's mom)
Next act, a pantomime group on contract with Island Music.
The rest of the acts - all of Bob's boys with their respective groups!!!
The top of everything late in the show my wife says "look next to you".
Five feet away to my right is Rita Marley - swaying to Ziggy & the Melody Makers.
Almost ----, I realized no one knew who she was.
I moved a bit closer, smiled & said to her "I think dad would be very proud as I'm sure you are".
She smiled, thanked me we exchanged a "nice to see you, enjoy the show". She danced for a few more songs, smiled & said good bye to me & my wife and was on her way.
I believe the look in her eyes as she said farewell was "Thanks" for being discreet and not drawing attention to her as she enjoyed the show.
We have never topped that evening - the show of a lifetime.
Click here to post comments
Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Feedback Question - January (2018).
Sharing IS Caring... Its now YOUR turn to...
If you found this page useful, please consider subscribing to my weekly newsletter, My Island Jamaica Digest here.
Back To The Top Of This Page
It tells you each week about the new information that I have added, including new developments and great stories from lovers of Jamaica!
New! Talk To Me
Was the information helpful? Something needs changing? I welcome your feedback here.
Recommended For You ...
Other Great Articles You Might Have Missed
Please help me get the message out by sharing this article with your friends on social media (links below). Thnx ;-)
Also connect with My-Island-Jamaica.com on Social Media:
Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Youtube
P.S. Didn't find exactly what you were looking for? Still need help?
Click Here to try our dependable and effective Site Search tool. It works!
Or, simply click here and here, to browse my library of over 500 questions and answers! Chances are someone already asked (and got an answer to) your question.
Back To The Top Of This Page
About The Author
A patriotic Jamaican who adore its culture, Wellesley has been using this medium to share what he calls 'the uniqueness of Jamaica with the world' since April 2007.
To date, he serves over 9,300 unique readers / viewers per day.
efforts have earned this site featured positions in local publications,
including the Jamaica Gleaner's Hospitality Jamaica, Carlong Publishers,
as well as recognition from numerous prestigious international agencies
and universities. Read more about him here.
He invites you to subscribe to this site to stay updated on all the latest and check out his unique Jamaican products on his Etsy store.
If you are on social media, here are the links to follow his latest posts
You are also invited to join his exclusive JAMHearts community where like-minded Jamaican enthusiasts discuss all things Jamaican.