Jamaican Museum Receives Prestigious U.S. Grant Award

The Indian, African and Caribbean (INAFCA) Museum at the Mico University College is Jamaica’s 2018 recipient of the (U.S.) Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP). The INAFCA Museum with its project entitled – “Conservation of Archaeological and Ethnographic Collections at the Indian, African, and Caribbean (INAFCA) Museum” received a grant award of USD$100,000.00, to assist ...
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Culinary Tour – Hush puppy recipe

When you’re in Jamaica and hear the word festival, you can’t help but think seaside and seafood. However, if you’re from the United States, the word hushpuppy might bring about the same feelings.  This small savory, deep-fried ball made from cornmeal-based batter originates from America’s South. Much like a festival, hushpuppies are frequently served as a side dish with seafood ...
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U.S. Embassy, Kingston Hosts Misty Copeland

Continuing its support of the performing Arts in Jamaica, the Embassy of the United States of America has partnered with the Edna Manley College and Plié for the Arts, to host Misty Copeland; the first African-American Female Principal Dancer with the prestigious American Ballet Theatre. Ms. Copeland will be among a 25-member dance delegation, to ...
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Jamericanbikl Culinary Tour

To celebrate the longstanding mutually beneficial relationship between the United States of America and Jamaica, U.S. Embassy Kingston will launch its Culinary Diplomacy Selfie Competition #Jamericanbikl. This is an opportunity to showcase American and Jamaican cuisine, highlighting our similarities and linkages through the culinary arts. Every two weeks, we will post a photo or video ...
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U.S. Embassy celebrates 240 years Texas Style

On Monday July 4th The Embassy of the United States of America in Kingston celebrated the 240th Anniversary of the Declaration of Independence, July 4th, on the East Lawn of the historic and iconic Devon House. The evening of splendor was characterized by Texan hats and Tex-Mex Cuisine amidst a sea of red, white and blue.  ...
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