Welcome to the Paradise Challenge! This page will provide you with the Jamaica OPEN Daily Schedule. All events are optional but participation is highly encouraged. (Scheduling subject to change at anytime)

HAIR + MAKEUP

  • Hair and make up will be available on location, contact our HMUA coordinator: Daisy (docasiomua@gmail.com or 813-516-4025)

  • Times will be scheduled upon request on a "first-come first-serve" basis, limited spots available

  • The meet & greet orientation is a great opportunity to book your appointments in-person at the start of the event

  • Standard application fees apply: $50 for hair, $50 for makeup

DINING: Click here for details.

 

ARRIVAL DAY - SUNDAY, SEPT 16

6am - all day  Guests will arrive at airport, shuttle to the resort, and check-in (click here for details).  Please use this time to become with familiar with resort and settle in. Shooting is optional for those who have made arrangements in advance.

9pm - 10:30pm  Meet and Greet Orientation (Piano Room by courtyard)

Everyone including Models and photographers meet in Courtyard

DAY 1 - MONDAY, SEPT 17

6am - 12pm  Morning Photo Shoots (Sunrise is at 6:02am)

2pm - 6:30pm  Afternoon shoots (Sunset is at 6:14pm)

10pm  Hip-hop night at the Pool Deck with DJ Paul Alexander (wear your best hip-hop outfit)

*Reservations for Tuesday YS Falls Excursion must be booked on Monday

DAY 2 - TUESDAY, SEPT 18

6am - 12pm  Morning Photo Shoots (Sunrise is at 6:02am)

2pm - 6:30pm  Afternoon shoots (Sunset is at 6:14pm)

10am - 4pm  YS Falls Excursion ($70, includes transportation and admission, 1.5hr drive, must book by Monday)

10pm Superhero & Villain Costume Contest (winner receives prize)

DAY 3 - WEDNESDAY, SEPT 19

6am - 12pm  Morning Photo Shoots (Sunrise is at 6:02am)

9am - 1pm   visit ($30 donation required, bus fee included)

2pm - 6:30pm  Soft Opening of Bikini Music Festival Beach Party (Beach Bar)

2pm - 6:30pm  Afternoon shoots (Sunset is at 6:14pm)

9pm  Black Tape Fashion Show (main stage)

10pm  Official opening of Bikini Music Fest Pool Party: Wear your cutest Bikini! (Courtyard)

DAY 4 - THURSDAY, SEPT 20

6am - 12pm  Morning Photo Shoots (Sunrise is at 6:02am)

2pm - 6:30pm  Afternoon shoots (Sunset is at 6:14pm)

2pm - 6:30pm  Bikini Music Festival Pool Party presented by: Sixty6 Magazine (Main Pool Deck)

10pm - ?  Bikini Music Festival Jungle Party (Courtyard). Wear your best Jamaican or jungle themed outfit (Courtyard)

DAY 5 - FRIDAY, SEPT 21

6am - 9am  Morning Photo Shoots (Sunrise is at 6:02am)

10am - 1pm  Official PC Challenges on the main beach! (winners will receive prizes)

  • Swimsuit Competition

  • Obstacle Course

  • Scavenger Hunt

3pm - 7pm  Bikini Music Festival 2-Boat Catamaran Party and Excursion to the Caves (Time TBA) $100 per person. Includes drinks, snorkeling, music, stop at caves & Rick’s Cafe, and shoots are optional

7pm Lobster night  All-you-can-eat lobster dinner (main pool deck, first-come first-serve)

8pm - 10pm  Paradise challenge Closing Event: Official Stone Gathering and Award ceremonies (main stage)

10pm - ?  All-white Bikini Music Festival Closing Party (Main Pool Deck)

DEPARTURE DAY - SATURDAY, SEPT 22

All Day  Hotel check-out, 4hrs prior to your flight departure

Shuttles should be organized upon arrival with holiday tours, $50 round-trip with your travel/flight details provided. The resort will notify you with your shuttle pick-up time.