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Foxy’s Old Year’s Night event to potentially feature on CNN, business operational again

Theresa ‘Tessa’ Callwood

Talks are being had to potentially have Foxy’s Tamarind Bar on Jost Van Dyke featured on international media giant CNN for their upcoming Old Year’s Night party that is held annually.

This is according to co-owner Theresa ‘Tessa’ Callwood who also outlined what she said are major plans for the establishment now that the business has reopened.

The local Health Department briefly ordered Foxy’s closed due to a sewerage issue which Callwood alleged was an act of sabotage engineered by a former operations director at the establishment.

“We’ve fixed everything, the Health people came and they were fine. They gave us a pass on everything. We’re back up and we’re ready to go,” she told BVI News.

The potential CNN feature

As for the feature on the international media, Callwood said: “We’ve had news from the BVI Tourist Board that CNN is interested in making us like a partner for their New Year’s Eve event that they broadcast and we’re looking to have a large party.”

Foxy’s is known for having one of the largest New Year’s Eve parties in the region and Callwood said plans are being finalised this year’s event.

“We’re hoping to hire Kymani Marley and we have a lineup that hasn’t been totally verified as yet but it will be great as usual,” Callwood stated.

Some of the other events slated for the remainder of 2019 include a Halloween party, the traditional Cat Fight Regatta and a Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner event.

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13 Comments

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  1. Anonymous says:

    The current and future face of the BVI. Lord help these islands.

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  2. rastarite says:

    Tessa always ran the business since she was capable as business manager. Same thing in many BVI businesses. Look at Myetts CGB; Marina Cay, Bath and Turtle VG, Cooper Island, Pirates Bight, Willie T. The list goes on… Certainly not saying Caribbean locals not a major part but truth is truth.

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    • closeURmouth says:

      @Rastarite, many of us memory short, we forget time past and can’t seem to connect. Don’t confuse today’s plenty for yesterday difficulties

  3. Wonder What says:

    So is Foxy out of the picture ? Seams so – WTF !!!!!
    All the hype on social media and it was her and those kids all along. Wow sorry for Foxy I guess its another foreigner taking over cause she not from here, that is for sure.

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  4. Wise up says:

    Give the man his business let him run it how he wants and ayo stop taking the man money

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    • The truth says:

      Give the man his place ! That’s what he want … she is saying that she is an owner madam he invited you into his business… you heard what you said … you came here! In 1971 you meet him with it ! That’s all he is asking for … you claim the business not making money yet still you want to run it … give the man his place!

  5. Emorej says:

    Please to bring Ky-Mani waste of time and money

  6. Wow says:

    Give it back to the man indeed !!!! enough is enough

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    • Jvd mutt says:

      What goes around comes back around!!!!anyone knows what assumes means?see n blind hear n def

    • KMT says:

      please shut up. yall dont know what you are talking about. all these years she was the backbone…it was his children taking lumpsum loan from the bank to help him out … All he ever did was sit and played guitar while tourist take pictures and wife did everything else. Ask him where to purchase a case of beer. When you marry and have children, its for better or worse till death parts the two of you. Did he ever tell her he wants separation or divorce?

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