Tag: carnival

Saint Lucia Carnival 2017 – CLTV uncut

Saint Lucia Carnival 2017 – CLTV uncut

| July 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

  Pumping rhythms, sexy costumes and the people dancing under the warm Caribbean sun; welcome to Saint Lucia Carnival! Almost on the heels of the annual Saint Lucia Jazz and Arts Festival, Saint Lucia’s cultural landscape morphs into a flurry of chrome plated steel drums, feathers, and beads. No matter where you are or who […]

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Trini Carnival; The Stage

Trini Carnival; The Stage

| February 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. To quote the “Viking” Bunji Garlin “We ready”, or rather the stage is ready. As of Friday 14th, the Stage at the Queens Park Savannah is set up and ready for the parades of the bands on carnival Monday and Tuesday. Over the years there has been some controversies and criticism about the […]

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Carnival All-Inclusive Fete  hits London

Carnival All-Inclusive Fete hits London

| February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Another landmark for TTHC with 1st annual Carnival All-Inclusive Fete  On Sunday 2nd March, while revellers in the Caribbean island Republic of Trinidad and Tobago are gearing up for the massive two-day explosion of culture and revelry that is Carnival, the Trinidad and Tobago High Commission will be bringing the excitement of the festival to […]

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Unconquered Presents: Pan and Bois at Propaganda Space

Unconquered Presents: Pan and Bois at Propaganda Space

| February 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Musician and composer Chantal Esdelle will talk about pan and its significance to the history in Trinidad and Tobago Culture and the Bois Academy will share the essentials of the art of stickfight this Wednesday February 12th at 5.30 at Propaganda Space, 24 Erthig Road, Belmont. Esdelle uses the premise that much of […]

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Diaspora News In Brief VII (For the love of Food)

Diaspora News In Brief VII (For the love of Food)

| January 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. In Episode VII. This week presenter Zena Bland touched base with Carnival band leader Roy Mc Ewen of IsisMas. David F. Roberts caught up with Caribbean food connoisseur, Vanessa Bolosier of Carib Gourmet and the Ideas Midwife, Opy Onas, director of Proten UK.

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Saint Lucia Carnival – 2013 Launch

Saint Lucia Carnival – 2013 Launch

| June 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

In other Caribbean news, with an ECM   Government allocation to the ‘stakeholders’ of Saint Lucia’s 2013 Carnival Season. With local Sponsors Digicel, Piton Beer, Bounty Rum amongst  other commercial houses on board, this year’s Carnival extravaganza, is now  set for some ‘Cultural  excitement’. This follows a ‘blast off’ event organized by the Saint Lucia Carnival […]

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Trini Carnival: Culture Shock!

Trini Carnival: Culture Shock!

| April 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Culture shock is the sensation of disorientation faced by someone who is abruptly exposed to an unacquainted culture, way of life, or set of attitudes. Basically what this mean is that a person feels strange when placed in a context where he or she is unfamiliar with. Carnival is part of Trinidad and Tobago’s culture, […]

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Trinidad Carnival: The Greatest Show on Earth – II

Trinidad Carnival: The Greatest Show on Earth – II

| March 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Trinidad and Tobago celebrates the most magnificent event every year. This event is called Carnival. It is true that other countries in the Caribbean have a carnival such as St. Kitts, South America; like Brazil, and even the U.S in New York. However, the greatest of all is in Trinidad and Tobago. Today, we focus […]

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JAMAICA: Carnival Season is Here!

JAMAICA: Carnival Season is Here!

| March 14, 2012 | 1 Comment

Each year the Caribbean prepares for the Carnival season with great expectations and if there was ever a special year to participate in the festivities it’s 2012. Bacchanal Carnival Jamaica was officially launched on March 2, 2012, with Appleton Jamaica as its major sponsor. This year will be distinct as Jamaica celebrates its 50th anniversary […]

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Anguilla Carnival Festival 2011

Anguilla Carnival Festival 2011

| October 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

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