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Pan is Beautiful XII – Orchestra Prelims

Over the weekend, fourteen conventional steel orchestras were vying for eight places in the National Steelband Music Festival, Pan Is Beautiful twelve, at the Grand Stand, Queen’s Park Savannah in Port-of-Spain. Each band played the test piece, Black Stalin’s Mr … Continue reading

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October Launch for T&T Carnival 2014… and Changes?

The Trinidad & Tobago NCC has scheduled a launch of the Carnival 2014 festival, for October 26th to the 27th, at a venue to be announced shortly. Apart from disclosing how much the organisation will spend on Carnival, it is … Continue reading

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More T&T C2k14 Band Launches!

The last week of August, saw more carnival bands unveiled their 2014 themes. On Sunday, Colourz for so mas, attracted a decent turnout, to its launch of Mount Olympus. Island People‘s presentation; D Whole, Mystery, Magic & Marvel was launched … Continue reading

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Reading Community Carnival AGM

The Reading Community Carnival AGM will be held at the Reading Civic Centre, on the 27th of September, at 7:30 pm. Items to be covered will include, elections for the Carnival committee, volunteering opportunities, and how carnival projects can be … Continue reading

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Miami Broward Carnival 2013

The carnival faithful will be heading to Florida, for the Miami Broward Carnival 2013. Like many carnivals, that follow the Trinidad & Tobago model, there are several events, such as, kids parade, Soca concert, steelband and King And Queen competitions, … Continue reading

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Next up… Labour Day West Indian Carniv

Next up… Labour Day West Indian Carnival Parade in Brooklyn! Monday 2nd Sept 2013 11am to pm. Link Up Details –> http://ow.ly/ordoI

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London & Leeds Brings The UK Carnival Season To A Close

The annual Leeds West Indian Carnival, was well attended this year. An estimated 150,000  spectators turned out to watch the parade of the bands, enjoy the music, as well as a wide variety of exotic foods and drinks at Potternewton … Continue reading

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Leeds West Indian Carnival 2013!

Event details for the Leeds Carnival… Saturday 24th August CALYPSO MONARCH REVIVAL SHOW Venue: Leeds West Indian Centre Time  : Doors open 9:00pm. Showtime 10:30pm till late Bank Holiday Monday 26th August J’OUVERT MORNING Venue: Mini procession leaves from Leeds West … Continue reading

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Labour Day Carnival 2013 in Brooklyn

West Indian American Day Carnival celebrates 46 YEARS OF CARIBBEAN Pride and Culture. Featuring a 5 day cultural festival, complete with live entertainment, colourful costumes, tasty cuisine, Steelpan and youth competitions and NYC’S Greatest Show on Earth! Appearances by Trinidad’s own … Continue reading

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Nottingham Caribbean Carnival 2013

Nottingham Carnival: Sat 17th / Sun 18th August On the 17th of August, from midday, the Forest Recreation Ground, will be  open to the public with; open air zumba, live music featuring local and national musicians and the Red Bull … Continue reading

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