What’s on guide: March

With life getting busier every week and new bars, restaurants and events opening every month, staying on top can be tricky. So here’s a round up of this month’s hottest happenings in and around the local area…¬¬¬¬¬

What? Bioluminescence on the Beach
Where? The departure point is confirmed when you book.
When? 17th March 2019
As night descends and the ocean recedes, star-like shapes of luminous green begin to twinkle and sparkle in a few special spots at low tide. Experience the uniqueness of bioluminescent creatures and other marine life on this “moonwalk” across the seabed. In just a few hours the ocean will return to cover your footprints by up to 40ft. Expect to get your feet wet.
 
 
What? Jersey Family History Festival
Where? Jersey Archive, Clarence Road, Jersey
When? 15th – 17th March 2019
Come to Jersey Archive to find out how you can research your family history. Over three days, Jersey Heritage will be hosting a series of speakers who will be sharing their advice on family history research. This year, there will be an expert on French family history and on Saturday 16 March, the Jersey Archive team will give a free talk on La Motte Street and Grosvenor Street, as part of the What's Her Street's Story? series.
 
 
What? 10K Walk For Pain Support
Where? Le Fregate, Esplanade, Jersey
When? 10th March 2019
So, are you ready for a new challenge in 2019? Are you a self-confessed couch potato who wants to move more? Or an ultra runner who wants to learn to slow down? Perhaps you are a family longing to spend more time together outdoors in our beautiful island? The 10K Walk For Pain Support is the perfect opportunity to challenge yourself while raising awareness and funds for a local charity.
 
 
What? Jersey Dodgeball Championships 2019
Where? Fort Regent, Mount Bingham, Jersey
When? 9th March 2019
This fun packed event is rammed with all the dodging, ducking and ball-innuendos you can handle. Battle it out against an army of local teams throughout the afternoon in our ultimate dodgeball tournament and then join us for the biggest 80's party packed with pumping beats, perms and dad-dancing a plenty. Spectators welcome, so come along to cheer and whoop and join us for a party night of 80's disco, just do it, Franky says relax!
 
 
What? Julia Triston Textile Workshops
Where? The Harbour Gallery, Le Boulevard, St. Aubin's Village, Jersey
When? 9th – 10th March 2019
Julia Triston is offering two, one-day mixed media textile workshops. A first time visit to Jersey by this very experienced textile artist and tutor. Get creative and crafty this March!
 
 
What? Jazz Cabbage
Where? The Watersplash Beach Bar & Diner, La Grande Route Des Mielles, Jersey
When? 8th March 2019
Bring yourselves, your family and friends for what should be a corker of a gig! Four great bands are playing live for your entertainment: Brave Yesterday; The Pirates; Electric Brick; Hot Plastic. Fun for everyone!
 
 
What? Eat Jersey Food Festival 2019
Where? Atlantic Hotel, Le Mont De La Pulente, Jersey
When? 22nd – 23rd March 2019
Eat Jersey Food Festival, returns to The Atlantic Hotel. Executive Chef Will Holland will be joined by a line-up of acclaimed chefs from Jersey and Britain to celebrate the finest island produce and dining. The gourmet weekend offers diners the chance to join two events at The Atlantic’s Ocean Restaurant.
 
 
What? Magpies and Mischief
Where? Jersey Arts Centre, Phillips Street, Jersey
When? 13th – 16th March 2019
Join us in this exciting new play, taken from the book ‘Magpies and Mischief’, written by Jersey author, Dr. Cameron McPhail, which is receiving its world premiere at Jersey Arts Centre. This play is suitable for 7 years + and their families.