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Kelly McGuire Makes Exotic Caye His Tropical Stage

Posted by ECBR on Feb 17, 2014 11:08:01 AM

kelly mcguireIf you are a fan of tropical-country music in the style of Jimmy Buffet, then you may already know all about Texan star Kelly McGuire. With five records under his belt, Kelly McGuire is a big fan of Belize, the tropical lifestyle and beach living

Kelly McGuire and Mark Mulligan

With albums titled things like, "King of the Island," and "Boat in Belize," it is easy to see how much island living has influenced singer and guitarist Kelly McGuire. Although originally from Texas, McGuire makes regular trips to Belize, and to Ambergris Caye in particular, each year to celebrate his birthday.

McGuire has been awarded Album of the Year from the Texas Music Awards, and he is often found performing alongside fellow music artist Mexico Mike Mulligan. Together, the pair is an unstoppable good time that is right at home on the island of Ambergris Caye. The musical duo also raises money for local charities through their performances on the island.

Impromptu Performances at Crazy Canucks

When Kelly McGuire swings into Ambergris Caye, he can often be spotted at Crazy Canucks at the Exotic Caye Beach Resort. Whether staying overnight or performing at one of the great dining and bar destinations, the resort has strong ties to the music star. Exotic Caye’s location, is a favorite of the performer, and there has been more than one impromptu concert at the laid-back beach venue. His birthday concert draws in massive crowds of fans.

Turn Around and Run Packages

Serious fans of Kelly Mcguire might love the Turn Around and Run packages, which offer music enthusiasts dining and accommodations all in one small place. Rooms are provided by the Exotic Caye Beach Resort, and guests can spend time with other fans, jam out to Kelly McGuire in concert around town and experience first-hand the tropical lifestyle that he sings about in his songs.

Raising Money For Island Charities

Along with providing fantastic entertainment for local residents, both McGuire and Mulligan give back by raising money for island charities through their Ambergris Caye performances. Many of the group package participants are also volunteers who travel to the concerts throughout the island and help raise funds and awareness for relevant causes.

Few performers can better epitomize the laid-back island lifestyle of Ambergris Caye than Kelly McGuire and Mexico Mike Mulligan. Through visits and performances, the duo offers up entertainment as well as fundraising for local charities.


Written by ECBR

Topics: Belize