Today, January 1, persons from across Barbados will join with residents of St. Lucy to ring in the new year and upcoming We Gatherin’ activities at an old time picnic at River Bay.
The event, dubbed Gather at the Bay, will run from 11:00 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. During the day there will be live entertainment, music by some of the island’s most popular deejays, activities for children, and food and drinks will be on sale.
Persons may also pack their picnic baskets and enjoy the festivities, but are advised that glass bottles will not be allowed into the venue.
The Transport Board will also be on hand to provide a free shuttle service from the St. Lucy Parish Church and the St. Lucy District Hospital to River Bay from 9:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.
Therefore, persons are encouraged to seek parking at those locations. For more information, please visit www.wegatherinbarbados.com, or call the We Gatherin’ Project Implementation Unit at 535-7532.