The New Year begins with a bang in the Cayman Islands as events get under way following the festive break.

What’s Hot has highlighted a few of the upcoming attractions to whet your appetite. These include Hatitude Brunch, Cayman Cookout and Taste of Cayman culinary events, a charity walk/run and a new performance at Prospect Playhouse.

Read on for a taste of what’s to come, then mark the dates in your calendar.

Calendar of Events

January

12 CUC 800m Sea Swim
Governors Beach

17-20 Cayman Cookout
The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman

26 Taste of Cayman
Festival Green, Camana Bay

25 Burns Supper
Jasmine (formerly Cayman HospiceCare) Fundraiser
Grand Old House

27 Hatitude
CI National Trust Fundraiser
Grand Old House

27 Nationwide Stride Against Cancer
Cayman Island Cancer Society Fundraiser
Various locations throughout the islands

28 Heroes Day
Public Holiday

February

5, 7, 9 Cayman Arts Festival
Various Venues

8 Chamber of Commerce Career Expo
University College of the Cayman Islands

14 Valentine’s Day

15-16 KAABOO
Seven Mile Beach

March

1 Cayman One Love Concert
Seven Mile Beach

2 Light Up the Night Breast Cancer Walk
Seven Mile Beach

3 CARE K9 5K Dog Jog/Fun Run
Safehaven

6 Ash Wednesday
Public Holiday

6 Agriculture Show
Stacy Watler Pavilion, Lower Valley