7th Rhapsody with Ave Marians – A Celebration of Music

An evening that featured Western bands from different areas of Sri Lanka, the 7th Rhapsody with Ave Marians took place on 9th January, 2016. Organised by Rhapsody Over the Years, the event was held at the Ave Maria Convent Auditorium and those planning to catch similar performances and in search of Negombo hotels within easy reach of the venue can consider Amagi Lagoon Resort & Spa Negombo. Hosted by Ave Maria Convent, this musical event saw bands performing a variety of cinema related music pieces. Apart from the senior western band of the host school, western bands from other schools such as Maris Stella College (Negombo), Loyola College (Negombo), Holy Cross College (Gampaha) and Wesley College (Colombo) also performed at the show. The Chief Guest of the 7th Rhapsody with Ave Marians was Mr Mahesh Fernando, while Special Guest of Honour was Mr Mahesh Denipitiya.

Hosting Corporate Events in Colombo – Planned Perfection in Paradise!

With its picturesque beaches, thriving financial hub and well developed infrastructure, Colombo, the commercial capital of Sri Lanka, is one of the best spots on the island to host corporate events. Those in search of experienced event planners in Sri Lanka can enlist the services of Nkar MICE. It offers a diverse array of services from finding venues to organising transport and handling event management Sri Lanka.

When it comes to hosting corporate events in Colombo, there are many venues one can choose from. The Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall or BMICH is one of the premier event venues and is home to a 2,000 person main hall along with small meeting rooms, break-up rooms and various other smaller venues within the property. It also has plenty of outdoor space for setting up stalls. Situated within easy reach of the city’s business centre and several renowned hotels, the Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre (SLECC) is also an ideal option for hosting exhibitions and conventions. For something different and diverse you can make use of the newly constructed Lotus Pond Performing Art Centre which has an open air rooftop area as well. Set alongside the water, the Waters Edge has several venues and is also an excellent option to consider.


Chandrishan Williams is a travel writer who writes under the pen name, Caleb Falcon. He specializes in writing content based on the many exciting world adventures that await intrepid travellers. Google+