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Published:Thursday | August 8, 2019 | 12:00 AM
You are never too young to be patriotic. Watch Xayana Gordon go.
Grand Gala is fun for every member of the family. Mayor of St Mary Richard Creary, Andrea Creary, Paige Creary, and Caylee Creary are having a grand time.
Independence is about unity and celebration, which means having a grand time at the Grand Gala
Cheese! The Thorpe and the Golding families did not hesitate to show us the meaning of being in good company.
Queen on duty! Miss Jamaica Festival Queen 2019, Khamara Wright saved the last smile for us.
As far as the UK, that’s how far we come from when it’s time to unify and celebrate. Norfa Orridge is serious about her country, and her outfit is on point, too.
right: Representing the 876! Kelecia Webb and baby Shahrika were clad in Jamaican colours from head to toe.
Weeks of rehearsals paid off as the performers did not miss a beat.

Happy Independence, Jamaica!

Jamaica celebrated the 57th anniversary of her Independence at the National Stadium on Tuesday. More than 2,500 youngsters showcased their talents at the annual Grand Gala. It was an evening of unity and celebration, packed with lots of surprises for the entire family to enjoy. If you missed it, here are the highlights.