Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Celebrities to Bubble Di Pot for Charity in annual SunCity cook-off

Dancehall entertainer Cecile 'bubbles' the pot during last year's SunCity cook-off.

Dancehall entertainer Cecile 'bubbles' the pot during last year's SunCity cook-off.

New for 2019, the 6th staging of “SunCity Bubble Di Pot for Charity” Cook-off will feature mixed teams from corporate Jamaica, entertainers and socialites competing to win cash and prizes for a charity of their choice.

The competition will take place on Friday, October 4, at St William Grant Park in downtown Kingston from 6am to 6pm.

Four teams of two will be competing under the theme “Cook with it”, showcasing how to make quick and nutritious menu items with products provided. The teams comprising of Morning Team (Intence, IWaata, Queen Nikki, G Whizz and Afternoon Team ( Bascom X, DSR 2019 winner Sherlon Russell, Miss Universe Jamaica 2019 Iana Tickle Garcia and Miss Jamaica World 2019 Toni Ann Singh) will compete in best of the best dishes and beverage.

New to the contest this year is Vegan Meal Preparation which will be prepared by Macka Diamond who will also be performing, as well as Al Third.

A panel of judges will evaluate taste, creativity, appearance and usage.

The top three teams will be awarded cash prizes and gift packages for their charities.

This year’s sponsors are Lasco Distributors Ltd., Gas Pro, Lasco ICool Water, Lasco Konka Energy Drink, Lasco Lyrix , COK Sodality Co-Op Credit Union, Juliana ,Clarendon Blends, Scotchbrite, JN Small Business Loans, Distinction College, Jus Great Manufacturing and Cal’s Manufacturing.

“We are really excited to have a new twist in the cook-off as well as adding more charities to the list of existing beneficiaries," stated Steve Billings, chairman of SunCity 104.9FM. “I am certain that the teams will rise to the challenge! It should be a fun day of intense competition—all for a great cause, which is the mandate of SunCity 104.9FM”.

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