Two boat builders, Yair Lichtenstein and Rik van der Vaart, will be demonstrating boat building during the upcoming International Sailing Regatta, which is held at Surfside Beach on August 10 and 11. The result of their joint effort, which can be either rowed or motored with a small outboard, will hopefully be sold during the prize-giving ceremony of the event and net proceeds will go to the sailing school for kids (SYWA).Continue reading "%s"
In collaboration with LG Smith Steak and Chop House, Ling & Sons Aruba Supermarket launched the "Nice to Meet U" festival which will run until August 11, 2013. The subsequent days will feature quality meat tastings and wine pairings from various restaurants from 12-7pm at Ling & Sons.Continue reading "%s"
The Westin Aruba Resort will be to venue for this year's Mrs. Universe pageant this Sunday August 11, 2013. The intriguing group of accomplished women, all married, while often juggling demanding careers, motherhood, and community service, are most definitely not the typical "Barbie Doll" image of the average beauty pageant, which is the principal philosophy of the event.Continue reading "%s"
This year on August 9, 10 and 11 the fifth Aruba International Regatta will take place on Aruba. Three days of action and competition for yachts, beach cats, sunfishes, optimists, windsurfers and kite surfers; three evenings of music and parties for all participants and spectators. The sailors will compete for the Budget Marine cup for the winner in the most competitive class. This cup will be awarded for the third time this year and has a value of afl. 1000. For the youngest sailors there will be optimist races and there will be down wind races for the kite surfers and wind surfers.
Aruba will be hosting an Electric Festival this fall from Sept 6-8, 2013 and the lineup includes world-renowned techno DJ's such as Nero, Nicole Moudaber, Chuckie ft. Boris and Mastiksoul, Slash and Harwell.Continue reading "%s"
Aruba has been chosen as the venue for the Mrs. Universe 2013 pageant where 40 contestants will be competing for the title. Mrs. Miranne Geerman will be representing Aruba at this event that will take place at the Westin Resort and Casino on August 11, 2013.Continue reading "%s"
The best folkloric show on the island is on tonight taking place at the Historic Museum in Oranjestad, the famous Willem III Tower. Do you know what a Tingilingi Box is and what does it do to Aruban culture? Also at the festival you can have a taste of local delicacies and get a glimpse at Aruba's traditional entertainment.Continue reading "%s"
Chysah Verstappen walked away with the crown last weekend. The night opened with a presentation by all the candidates themed “Las Vegas” followed by the bathing suit defile. Chysah also won other titles including Miss Teen Photogenic and Miss Teen Congeniality.Continue reading "%s"
Aruba in Style announced the official dates for this year’s event during the Aruba International Film Festival and Aruba Hi-Winds. During these events Aruba in Style also presented a fashion preview showcasing an Aqua Bendita and Banana Moon fashion show.Continue reading "%s"
Local producer and director Rebecca Roos is proud that her film was chosen to show on the Belize International Film Festival that took place last week. By her Hand is a documentary about the contributions of nine woman to improve the socioeconomic and cultural landscape of Aruba.Continue reading "%s"
PPC Poker Tour is heading back to the Radisson this August. The 2013 PPC Aruba Summer Slam is one great warm up before the PPC Aruba World Championship that will take place in October 2-9, 2013 at the Radisson Aruba as well.Continue reading "%s"
Aruba will host the launch of the Electric Festival during a three day event in September 2013. This year’s festival will include a series of event across the weekend of September 6, 7 & 8, including performances of DJ Chuckie and Dirty Dutch and many more international DJ’s.Continue reading "%s"
The winners of the Caribbean Spotlight Series were announced during the last red carpet event of the 2013 Aruba International Film Festival. The Caribbean Spotlights Series and Aruba Flavor Short are an important part of the festival. These competitions are a platform for local and Caribbean filmmakers to feature their latest work. Winners are determined by jury selection and audience vote.Continue reading "%s"