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SUMMER CAMPS AND WHAT'S HOT THIS WEEK
July 2nd 2015
What's On
Summer Camps for kids and What's Hot this week and next week in dining, events, entertainment and specials.
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CEDAR VALLEY HOUSE FOR RENT
July 2nd 2015
Luxury Locations Antigua
Fabulous 3-bed home with pool and guest cottage now available for long-term rent in Cedar Valley.
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SPECTATOR SPOTS FOR THE 2015 OPTIMIST NORTH AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
July 2nd 2015
Antigua Yacht Club
The 2015 Optimist North American Championships will take place in Antigua over July 5th – 12th.
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LOBSTER BACK ON, CONCH OFF MENUS
July 2nd 2015
Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries & Barbuda Affairs
Antigua and Barbuda Closed Seasons List for July - August 2015.
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PROMOTE SUMMER CAMPS ON ANTIGUANICE.COM
July 2nd 2015
What's On
Hosting a camp and want to get out information to a large audience? Buy a listing on Antiguanice.com’s Summer Camp page.
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THE MAGAZINE - ISSUE 7
July 2nd 2015
Luxury Locations Antigua
Check out the latest issue of Luxury Locations The Magazine for the months of January to July 2015 online here.
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ARG TRANSFORMATION TO CARNIVAL CITY BEGINS
July 2nd 2015
Antigua Carnival
Antigua Recreation Grounds officially handed over to commence the transformation into Carnival City.
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TOP CHEFS RETURN FOR MANGO PINEAPPLE CULINARY COMPETITION
July 1st 2015
Antigua and Barbuda Mango Festival
Over 18 professional chefs to compete in the Mango Pineapple Culinary Competition.
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CECILIA'S REOPEN
June 30th 2015
Cecilia's
Cecilia's will reopen on Sunday, July 5th for lunch.
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DIGICEL'S RED HOT SUMMER
June 30th 2015
Digicel
Top up $15 or more, pay your bill on time and in full, or activate a data plan or a new LTE account with Digicel for your chance to win $500.
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MANGO FESTIVAL REGISTRATION
June 30th 2015
Antigua and Barbuda Mango Festival
Register in advance to vend at the Mango Festival, with the Ministry of Tourism. Registration deadline is 21st, July 2015.
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SUNGLASSES HUT PROJECT REVIEW
June 30th 2015
C. Warner Design
A happy customer, Phillip Simmonds-Short, has just shared a great testimonial of C. Warner Design’s team.
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SPIRIT T- SHIRT MAS & ANGEL'S J'OUVERT TROUPE
June 30th 2015
Antigua Carnival
Jam with Angel's J'ouvert troupe on Monday, 3rd August 2015 at 4:00 am.
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REGISTRATION OPEN FOR CAMP GROW 2015
June 29th 2015
Environmental Awareness Group (EAG)
The EAG and partners are gearing up for the 5th year of Camp GROW "the best summer camp in Antigua".
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HOLIDAY RENTAL: VILLA 235 C
June 29th 2015
Lush Locations
Two bedroom villa in Jolly Harbour for holiday rental at US$750.00 per week via Lush Locations.
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DONATE CAMERAS FOR YOUTH WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHY EVENT
June 29th 2015
Environmental Awareness Group (EAG)
EAG will be hosting an event for youngsters on Saturday 4th July, for children ages 6 to 12, inspiring them to appreciate their natural heritage by starting with Caribbean birds.
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ANTIGUA'S YACHTING INSIDER ISSUE 85
June 29th 2015
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Optimist North American Dinghy Championship, ISAF Emerging Nations Program, Youth Laser Worlds... a busy summer ahead.
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CLUB SUSHI SUMMER OPENING
June 29th 2015
Club Sushi
Club Sushi will be open for Breakfast & Lunch for 2 weeks while preparing for the Optimist North American Championships.
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SWALINGS FUTSAL CUP WRAP UP & DVD
June 29th 2015
Swalings Antigua
See the results of the tournament and how you can purchase a DVD of the games.
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SUMMER READING CHALLENGE
June 29th 2015
Cushion Club
Cushion Club challenges young readers, ages 5-15 to read & review books from reading list to win prizes this summer.
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BURNING FLAMES REUNION
June 29th 2015
Digicel
Digicel teams up with Bandsmen United to host Burning Flames Reunion on Friday, 17th July at the Yasco Sports Complex.
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MANGO FESTIVAL CELEBRATES 10 YEARS
June 26th 2015
Antigua and Barbuda Mango Festival
Antigua and Barbuda Mango Festival returns to Christian Valley on 26th - 27th, July 2015.
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OPTINAM OPENING CEREMONY ON JULY 5, 2015
June 26th 2015
Antigua Yacht Club
The Seaboard Marine 2015 Optimist North American Championship opening ceremony will take place on Sunday, July 5.
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AHTA ITALIAN CLASSES
June 26th 2015
Antigua Hotel and Tourist Association (AHTA)
Sign up for Antigua Hotel and Tourist Association's 12 week Italian course, starting on 1st - 2nd July 2015.
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AHTA FRENCH CLASSES
June 26th 2015
Antigua Hotel and Tourist Association (AHTA)
Register for Antigua Hotel and Tourist Association's 12 week french course for Beginners and Intermediary starting on Monday, July 6th.
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GET IN SHAPE FOR SUMMER AT SUGAR RIDGE
June 26th 2015
Sugar Ridge Hotel
The Sugar Ridge Gym now offers 'a la carte' pricing as well as monthly membership for people to work out in air-conditioned comfort
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SPIRIT T-SHIRT MAS TROUPE
June 26th 2015
Antigua Carnival
Sign up now for Spirit T-shirt Mas troupe and jam with them on Saturday, 25th July 2015.
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VIDEO: ANTIGUA & BARBUDA SPORT FISHING TOURNAMENT
June 26th 2015
Antigua & Barbuda Sport Fishing Association
Check out a video of the 2015 Antigua & Barbuda Sport Fishing Tournament, filmed by Adam Anton.
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JODY MAGINLEY EARNS HIS 1ST ATP RANKING POINTS
June 26th 2015
Antigua & Barbuda Tennis Association
Antigua's #1 national player Jody, along with his doubles partner John Lamble advanced to the doubles finals at the Manzanilla Mexico F8 Futures.
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MISS ANTIGUA & BARBUDA PAGEANT AND EXPLORE WHAT'S ON
June 26th 2015
What's On
Explore great Summer and Carnival Specials in this week's What's On newsletter.
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OPTINAM 2015 BEGINS IN ANTIGUA ON JULY 5
June 25th 2015
Antigua Yacht Club
The Seaboard Marine 2015 Optimist North American Championships hosted by Antigua Yacht Club and taking place from Nelson's Dockyard begin on July 5.
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ISAF YOUTH WORLDS EMERGING NATIONS PROGRAM IN ANTIGUA
June 25th 2015
National Sailing Academy
ISAF Youth Sailing World Championship Emerging Nations Program to take place in Antigua in July.
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ADVENTURE ANTIGUA IN TRIPADVISOR HALL OF FAME
June 25th 2015
Adventure Antigua Tours
Adventure Antigua has now been inducted into the Tripadvisor Hall of Fame, for winning the Certificate of Excellence award 5 years in a row.
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SWALINGS SOCCER AND SANDALS FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
June 25th 2015
Swalings Antigua
Trial day to meet with the children will be on Wednesday July 22nd from 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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AAC JUNE NEWSLETTER
June 24th 2015
Antigua Athletic Club
Insights in AAC June newsletter: Roti Special on Thursday 25th, gym will not be open this Sunday, "Thabulous" our new summer class will be starting.
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DIGICEL SUPPORTS LOCAL TRACK AND FIELD CLUB
June 24th 2015
Digicel
The national track and field championships are scheduled for June 27th and 28th at the Yasco Sports complex.
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SPONSORS FOR INAUGURAL MISS ANTIGUA BARBUDA PAGEANT
June 24th 2015
Antigua Carnival
The Hadeed Motors Miss Antigua Barbuda Pageant 2015 will be held on Friday, 26th June at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium at 8:00 pm.
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ST THOMAS INTERNATIONAL OPTIMIST REGATTA 2015
June 24th 2015
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Rocco Falcone and River Andrews were thrilled to represent Antigua in this annual event.
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TEAM WADADLI’S ATLANTIC ROWING BOAT
June 24th 2015
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
The boat is here and building buzz locally for Antigua’s bid in the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge 2015 as Team Wadadli.
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AYC SUMMER SAILING PROGRAMMES
June 24th 2015
Antigua Yacht Club
The Certificate program is a two week certificate course which teaches sailing and seamanship skills.
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BAT SURVEY AND BAT CONSERVATION WORKSHOP
June 23rd 2015
Environmental Awareness Group (EAG)
Seeking Participation for the Bat Survey and Bat Conservation Workshop, August 2015.
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JHOHADLI SUMMER YOUTH WRITING PROJECT
June 23rd 2015
What's On
Registration begins for Young writers in A & B for Jhohadli Summer Youth Writing Project.
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YACHT CAPTAIN AVAILABLE
June 23rd 2015
What's On
Available immediately for hire with over 100.000 miles experience, and RYA Yacht master Ocean.
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AYC EVENT CALENDAR FOR 2015 -16
June 23rd 2015
Antigua Yacht Club
All members are asked to check out the Antigua Yacht Club calendar of events for 2015 - 2016.
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US SAILING LEADERSHIP FORUM 2016
June 22nd 2015
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Register now for Sailing Leadership Forum 2016, at the Hilton San Diego Resort, February 4th-6th.
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VOTE FOR A & B IN THE WORLD TRAVEL AWARDS
June 22nd 2015
Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority
Cast your vote and show your love for Antigua & Barbuda in the 2015 World Travel Awards in five categories.
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EXCELLENCE RECEIVES CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE
June 22nd 2015
Excellence
Excellence has been awarded a 2015 TripAdvisor's Certificate of Excellence.
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SUPPORT CAMPAIGN: ANTIGUAN JULES MITCHELL TO YOUTH LASER WORLDS
June 22nd 2015
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Antiguan Youth Sailor, Jules Mitchell, is trying to get to the Youth Laser Worlds in Canada this August.
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ISLAND SAFARI AWARDED CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE
June 22nd 2015
Island Safari
Island Safari proudly announces they have been awarded TripAdvisor’s 2015 Certificate of Excellence Award.
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EXCELLENCE & ISLAND SAFARI AWARDED CERTIFICATES OF EXCELLENCE
June 22nd 2015
Tropical Adventures
Recognized as a Top Performing Tour Operator as Reviewed by Travelers on the World’s Largest Travel Site.
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ISLAND LIVING NEW WEBSITE AND MORE IN THE REAL ESTATE SPOTLIGHT
June 22nd 2015
Real Estate Guide Newsletter
Download the June edition of Real Estate Guide Newsletter here...
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IMPORTANT DATES FOR ANTIGUA’S CARNIVAL 2015
June 22nd 2015
Antigua Carnival
Quarter and Semi-Finals dates for prospective Party and Calypso Monarch artistes.
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FATHER'S DAY SPECIALS AND EXPLORE WHAT'S HOT THIS WEEK
June 19th 2015
What's On
Specials including Father's Day and events for this week around the island.
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HOLIDAY RENTAL: WINDMILL HOUSE
June 19th 2015
Lush Locations
Luxurious waterfront villa situated within the highly desirable Jolly Harbour Resort.
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FOR SALE: TURTLE BAY LAND
June 19th 2015
Luxury Locations Antigua
Elevated 30,000 sq ft parcel of land with exceptional views over Antigua’s stunning South coast.
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PERFECTLY MANAGED FOR YOU: REVIEWS
June 19th 2015
Perfectly Managed For You
I travelled several times in May and June and left my house in the care of Perfectly Maid for You, said one reviewer
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FOR SALE: CADES BAY VIEW PARCEL
June 19th 2015
Stanley's Estate Agents Ltd.
Prime one acre attractive plot located on Antigua’s desirable South West coast.
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TWO IDENTICAL HOUSES FOR SALE/RENT
June 19th 2015
Antigua Hot Properties Ltd.
Two 3,300 square feet identical houses with 3 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms on Galley bay main road for sale or rent
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AMERICAN AIRLINES FLIGHT SCHEDULE: JULY – AUGUST 2015
June 18th 2015
American Airlines
American Airlines and US Airways flight schedule for July - August 2015.
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YOGA CLASSES
June 30th 2015
Yoga Antigua
Yoga classes at the AYC on Tuesdays and Thursdays each week from 8:30-9.30 am and 5:00-6:00 pm.
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SWALINGS PLAYLIST START EARLY
June 18th 2015
Swalings Antigua
Early camp option for schools closed due to exam marking on Thursday 18th,Friday 19th and Monday 22nd June.
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NEW SHARED CHARTER SERVICES
June 17th 2015
Caribbean Helicopters Ltd
Starting from Monday June 15th, 2015, Caribbean Helicopters Ltd. are traveling around the Caribbean to St Kitts, Nevis and Anguilla.
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ANTIGUANICE DROP-OFF POINTS
June 16th 2015
Antigua Nice Ltd. Web Development
Drop-off Points for clients of Antigua Nice Ltd.
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NEW SUMMER ARRIVALS AT EXOTIC ANTIGUA
June 16th 2015
Exotic Antigua
Shop now for the hottest summer style. Huge discounts on selected items!
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SWALINGS AFTERSCHOOL CLUB & SPECIAL
June 15th 2015
Swalings Antigua
Sign up now for September and get the first month at half price. Offer ends 30th June.
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SUMMER CAMP VOLUNTEERS AND PROVIDERS WORKSHOPS
June 12th 2015
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
Department of Youth Affairs will be hosting two free training workshops.
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THE BEACH HOUSE
June 12th 2015
Lush Locations
A fabulous 3 bedroom, 4 bathrooms beachfront holiday rental home available through Lush Locations.
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SEAHORSE VILLA, TAMARIND HILLS
June 12th 2015
Luxury Locations Antigua
Beautiful fully furnished three bedroom townhouse set on the water's edge within the first class Tamarind Hills development.
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DATE HILL HOUSE
June 12th 2015
JHR Caribbean Real Estate
A stylish 3 bedroom house near popular restaurants and shopping areas for rent at US$2,400.00 via JHR Caribbean Real Estate.
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ANA'S PAY CARD
June 12th 2015
Ana's On the Beach
Pick up an Ana's Pay Card, put on a limit and swipe as you go.
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CRABBE HILL APARTMENTS FOR RENT
June 12th 2015
JHR Caribbean Real Estate
Three beautiful adjoining apartments located on the South West coast of the island, in the village of Crabbe Hill for rent.
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SUMMER SPECIALS AND EXPLORE WHAT'S HOT THIS WEEK!
June 12th 2015
What's On
Summer is here and we have a number of specials available around the island to plan and book your summer and winter stays here in Antigua.
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MANGO FESTIVAL COMPETITION
June 12th 2015
Antigua and Barbuda Mango Festival
Antigua and Barbuda Mango Festival Competition seeks out the best to compete in Culinary Challenge.
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CRUISE SHIP CALENDAR: JUNE - SEPTEMBER 2015
June 11th 2015
Antigua & Barbuda Cruise Ship Timetable 2015
The next few months will see a number of Cruise Ships scheduled to visit our ports around the islands, at Heritage Quay, Deep Water Harbour, Nevis Street Peer, Falmouth Harbour and Barbuda.
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SICKLE CELL ASSOCIATION WEEK OF ACTIVITIES
June 10th 2015
A & B Sickle Cell Association
The Antigua and Barbuda Sickle Cell Association will be hosting its Week of Activities from Sunday 14th June - Saturday 20th June.
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SWALINGS PLAYLIST SUMMER CAMPS
June 10th 2015
Swalings Antigua
Swalings Summer Camp - Regular Football, Futsal and Beach Soccer.
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TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE AWARD
June 10th 2015
Nicole's Table
Nicole's Table earns coveted 2015 Certificate of Excellence award from TripAdvisor.
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BARBUDA EXPRESS SCHEDULE - JUNE 2015
June 9th 2015
Barbuda Express
Summer is here! Be sure to check out Barbuda Express’ schedule for June 2015.
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THE MANGO PINEAPPLE CULINARY COMPETITION 2015
June 8th 2015
Antigua and Barbuda Mango Festival
Deadline extended! Register now for The Mango Pineapple Culinary Competition, to be held on Saturday 11th - Sunday 12, July 2015.
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ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA CONTINUE TO DOMINATE AT CARIBBEAN WEEK
June 8th 2015
Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority
Destination recognised with Two Prestigious Awards and Asserts Presence at Media Market Place.
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COMING SOON: 2016 JUMBY BEACH BUGGY
June 8th 2015
Salty Dogs Rentals
The New 2016 Jumby's are coming soon to Salty Dogs Rentals.
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JUMBY IS THE OFFICIAL VEHICLE OF CARNIVAL
June 8th 2015
Salty Dogs Rentals
Salty Dogs Rentals and the Jumby is the official vehicle of The Antigua Carnival 2015.
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SALTY DOGS RENTALS FEATURED IN H&M SUMMER AD
June 8th 2015
Salty Dogs Rentals
Salty Dogs Rentals 125cc Scooter and black Jumby featured in H&M summer video.
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JABBERWOCKY - HIGHLIGHT OF A FAMILY HOLIDAY
June 5th 2015
Jabberwocky Yacht Charters
A fabulous video depicting all the fun and highlights of a family holiday in Antigua, by Olivia Wreford.
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LIST OF 2015 HURRICANE SHELTERS
June 8th 2015
National Office of Disaster Services
The list of shelters for the 2015 Atlantic hurricane season which runs from June 1 to November 30.
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JUNIOR TENNIS CAMP
June 5th 2015
Antigua & Barbuda Tennis Association
Join the Halcyon Tennis Club's Junior Tennis Camp, running from July 6th - July 31st.
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CNSJ TO HOST 2015 CARIBBEAN DINGHY CHAMPIONSHIPS
June 5th 2015
Caribbean Sailing Association
Club Nautico de San Juan (CNSJ) in Puerto Rico, has been selected to host the 2015 Caribbean Dinghy Championships.
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OPEN ALL SUMMER AND EXPLORE WHAT'S HOT THIS WEEK!
June 5th 2015
What's On
This week’s What’s On Newsletter gives you updates on Summer Dining with full details on which restaurants are closing for the summer and which will be open throughout, continuously offering delectable dishes, drinks and summer limes over the next few months.
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CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE 2015
June 4th 2015
Catamaran Hotel
TripAdvisor Certificate Of Excellence 2015,awarded to The Catamaran Hotel.
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CHAMPAGNE SANGRIA COCKTAIL
June 4th 2015
Food and Drink Guide
Champagne Sangria Cocktail by Quinn Farara's.
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CALL FOR VENDORS FOR OPTINAM 2015
June 4th 2015
Antigua Yacht Club
The North American Optimist Championship Antigua 2015 will be from Sunday 5th July.
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SUMMER HOLIDAY FUN CAMPS
June 3rd 2015
National Sailing Academy
The best place to have fun this summer is with National Sailing Academy - Summer Holiday Camps
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MISS ANTIGUA BARBUDA PAGEANT UPDATE
June 3rd 2015
Antigua Carnival
Preparations for the inaugural Miss Antigua Barbuda Pageant are currently underway with the release of ticket information for the upcoming show.
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SUMMER HOURS
June 3rd 2015
Trappas Restaurant & Bar
We are now on summer hours Tuesday - Saturday
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