COUNTDOWN TO CHRISTMASThursday 12th December 2013
COUNTDOWN TO CHRISTMAS
Christmas in paradise is upon us and if you haven’t done all of your shopping or event planning, there’s still a couple more weeks to finalize it all. Lots of stores are hosting fantastic specials and many restaurants are offering special meals, plus Christmas party nights and more.
Specials, sales and giveaways…
Exotic Antigua is hosting a one day shopping event where buyers will not be charged ABST, giving a 15% discount on all items, happening this Sunday 15th December from 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm.
Automotive Art SmartCard holders can enjoy discounts throughout the store on various car care products, tools and more with their Christmas Special, lasting until January 4th.
Cambusa Italian Restaurant is giving you a great Christmas gift suggestion, a cooking class! Book a class for you or your friend a lesson in traditional Italian cooking from their chefs.
Gift ideas from Sterlings include their Pandora Twelve days of Christmas charms and new brands like Links of London, Folli Follie, Roberto Coin and more.
Diamonds International has Wenger Christmas Gift Sets for him, alongside beautiful Tanzanite and Diamond Collection for her, featuring stunning pieces at special rates.
Share the Cheer with LIME this Christmas! Pay your bill on time or top up your account for a shot at winning a Samsung Galaxy Tab and other prizes – drawing every week!
Help Brighten Someone’s Christmas with Digicel by nominating persons in Antigua & Barbuda who deserve a thank you gift this Christmas. Read the details here.
ACT has extended their opening hours for the holiday season, opening until 6:00 pm on some nights, and as late as midnight on Christmas Eve. See their schedule here.
US residents can take part in the 12 days of Holiday Buzz Giveaway over December 12th – 23rd for a chance to win great prizes like cash, a gift package from Jo Malone London or one of four grand prizes of a three night stay in Antigua and Barbuda! Check out the details here.
Leading up to Christmas…
The Museum of Antigua & Barbuda is hosting their Christmas Party this Friday evening from 6:00 pm, with food on the grill, drinks, Christmas music, Santa for the kids, a potluck and more.
This Saturday is the Art at the Ridge Christmas Fair with Island Mantra’s art and craft up for sale from 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm, with sample nibbles and beverages for guests.
The Antigua Yacht Club hosts their Christmas Party this Saturday as well.
Next Friday is the Instant Choir Christmas Sing-a-long at the Anchorage Inn Hotel, with funds being raised for the Cathedral Restoration Fund.
Get tickets early for the Grown & Sexy Christmas Ball set for next Saturday 21st December at Sugar Club.
Cambusa Italian Restaurant hosts a special Christmas Eve Menu, featuring delicacies like Lobster Pasta and Snapper with a Potato Crust. Reservations recommended!
Relax by the pool at Sugar Club on Christmas Day and indulge in a sumptuous BBQ lunch, followed in the evening by a special Christmas dinner menu at both Sugar Club and hilltop restaurant Carmichael’s.
Harmony Hall offers an Italian Christmas Menu for lunch for US$65 along with their A La Carte Menu, with beautiful music by local steel pan players Lacu Samuel and Vernie.
Boxer Shack Beach Bar and Restaurant also have a special Christmas Menu on offer, with Champagne and nibbles on arrival and a traditional meal and desserts on the menu for Christmas Day.
Make a reservation for Christmas Day at Cambusa Italian Restaurant to enjoy a special menu, with Ravioli and Lamb as the main dishes on offer.
Check back next week for a more comprehensive Christmas Event and Special Guide, plus our New Year’s Eve Party Guide. See everything else happening this week in Antigua here.
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