Milestone / Timeline
Opened its doors at 51 Hope Road as ‘Friends of The Deck’
First Live Music Show with Ernie Smith
Hosted Reggae Boyz with Rene Simoes on many occasions
Deck Personality Selectors Spin-off, first winner was Mr. John Hunter
First Family Fun Day at Lydford Farms – ‘Friends on The Farm’
Placed 2nd – Appleton Vintage Spin-off, Deck represented by Mrs. Caitlin Young
Opened ‘Friends in The Place’ at The Market Place on Constant Spring Road.
Independence Celebration in New Kingston – Replicated ‘The Deck’ on Knutsford Boulevard complete with decking, netting, bar and music by The Deck Selectors.
Relocated to 14 Trafalgar Road
Nominee (1st of 3) for Jamaica Observers Food Award – “Coolest Watering Hole”
Beginning of ‘Live Thursdays’ – Weekly live musical performances with Errol Lee, Dwight Pinkney and Mickey Hanson showcasing Jamaica’s greatest musical talents – 2 year run.
First Hosting of Miss Jamaica World Contestants – Winner – Yendi Phillips
Hosted – ‘Home Coming Lyme’ for 3rd Bi-annual Diaspora Delegation
Beginning of Merritone First Sundays on The Deck……. continues today.