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Bermuda Carnival was lit [VIDEO]

Check out what you missed at Bermuda Carnival! 

Bermuda Raft up Party…

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Added by Mico on June 22, 2017 at 4:22pm — No Comments

TUESDAY WITHOUT LOCKS KEES CUTS OFF HIS DREADS

KEES LOOSES HIS LOCKS AND FANS CAN'T HANDLE IT

His signature event is Tuesday on the Rocks.

Yesterday, soca artiste Kees Dieffenthaller revealed his new look via social media – Tuesday without locks.

Dieffenthaller, who is known as much for his music as his hair, is now…

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Added by Darrie-L on June 7, 2017 at 6:30pm — No Comments

6 Reasons why Antigua's Carnival is the best

For most people, kicking off your holiday in the wee hours of the morning can be an exhausting, curmudgeon-inducing thing.

But then we'd surmise that most people haven't enjoyed the bewildering life experience of what it's like to walk straight into the 3am hubbub of Antigua's hyper-colourful, wonderfully chaotic and overwhelmingly inviting 12-day Carnival.…

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Added by Mico on June 6, 2017 at 3:00pm — No Comments

National Caribbean-American Heritage Month Marks Twelfth Anniversary in 2017

In June 2005, the House of Representatives unanimously adopted H. Con. Res. 71, sponsored by Congresswoman Barbara Lee, recognizing the significance of Caribbean people and their descendants in the history and culture of the United States.  On February 14, 2006, the resolution similarly passed the Senate, culminating a two-year, bipartisan and bicameral effort. The Proclamation was issued by President George…

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Added by Mico on June 6, 2017 at 3:00pm — No Comments

What you missed at Berlin Carnival [VIDEO]

The most diverse carnival in Europe, Berlin Carnival. The name speaks for itself "Carnival of Cultures". 

Take a look at the video:…

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Added by Mico on June 6, 2017 at 2:48pm — No Comments

BUNGI GARLIN AND FAYANNE IN L.A MOVIE

 Bunji and Faynne in New Movie 'Prison Logic'

Bunji Garlin and Fay Ann Lyons can now add acting to their list of…

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Added by Darrie-L on June 2, 2017 at 9:00am — No Comments

5 Caribbean Carnivals You Can Still Make It To This Year

Spice Mas, Grenada If you haven't been to Grenada, you need to add it to your list… and soon. Affectionately known as the "Spice Island," it's only right that their annual carnival would be known as "Spice Mas." The most anticipated event of the year for locals and tourists alike, Spice Mas transforms the island of Grenada into a celebration like none other. Jab Jabs, which are unique to…

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Added by omar on May 27, 2017 at 3:18pm — No Comments

CARNIVAL ROAD MARCH WINNERS FROM 1930 - 2017

The Carnival Road March is the musical composition played most often at the "judging points" along the parade route during Carnival. Originating as part of Trinidad and Tobago Carnival, the term has been applied to other Caribbean carnivals.

In…

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Added by omar on May 27, 2017 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Happy Independence Day Guyana! 51 YEARS!

TODAY, GUYANA marks 51 years as an independent country after cutting its binding colonial ties with the UK.

This and last week, The Voice has explored various aspects of Guyana's journey, including the recent promise that oil, gold and investment bring, how people will be celebrating plus a review of Miss Guyana UK's activities over the past…

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Added by Mico on May 26, 2017 at 3:26pm — No Comments

The Best Trinidad Carnival Road March Anthems of All Time [VIDEO]

The Trinidad Carnival Road March is considered the Anthem For that year’s Carnival. It’s the song you sing and dance to as you cross the stage. It’s the song that plays in your head over and over when Carnival has long since finished. Officially, it’s the song that is played the most at “judging points” along the parade Route.

These songs, all share a similar theme. That is…

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Added by Mico on May 26, 2017 at 3:14pm — No Comments

Vincy Mas 2017 [VIDEO]

Come to Vincy Mas! Enjoy a spectacular celebration of music, colour, heritage and life. Join in traditional street parties, watch fantastic calypso and steel pan performances, costume parades and much more. The St. Vincent Carnival is a wonderful time to visit this premier Caribbean destination.

St. Vincent’s Carnival, or Vincy Mas, has an identity all of its own. Kicking off with an official…

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Added by Mico on May 20, 2017 at 7:01pm — No Comments

The Soca Paradise Trinidad & Tobago

In terms of historical standing in the Caribbean region, few can match the overall impact of Trinidad & Tobago. This twin republic has given the world: limbo (the dance form), calypso (the music style) and steelpan (the musical instrument), in addition to just enough cultural oddities to make those islands stand out. The landscape, the language, the food and especially the people all are a part of the potpourri that makes the islands a…

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Added by omar on May 8, 2017 at 2:30pm — No Comments

New York City’s favorite rosé picnic and music festival returns in June [VIDEO]

Following the runaway success of Pinknic’s 2016 debut, New York City’s largest rosé picnic and music festival returns to Governors Island this June for a two-day summer fête. 2017’s Pinknic is going to be full to the brim with delectable food, lively entertainment, and, of course, everyone’s favorite pink drink. But that’s not all. This year, we’ve got a few more tricks up our sleeve. …

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Added by Mico on May 5, 2017 at 6:01pm — No Comments

Check out what you missed at St. Maarten Carnival 2017 [VIDEO]

Added by Mico on May 5, 2017 at 6:00pm — No Comments

UPDATED: CARNIVALS AROUND THE WORLD

November 18th - January 8th, 2017
St. Kitts…
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Added by omar on May 3, 2017 at 12:00am — No Comments

More Bacchanal Jamaica for YOU [VIDEO]

Bacchanal Jamaica 2017 from Yaad Snap

Added by Mico on April 27, 2017 at 7:15pm — No Comments

Check out Wyclef, Kes, Shabba Ranks, Grace Jones and more at the Tobago Jazz Experience

The Tobago Jazz Experience is Tobago’s biggest annual music event. Celebrating jazz, the indigenous music of Trinidad and Tobago and new music from around the world.

Taking place on one of the world’s most idyllic tropical islands, the festival offers much more than music. It represents everything Tobago is renowned for.…

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Added by Mico on April 27, 2017 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Check out what you missed at Bacchanal Jamaica Carnival 2017 [VIDEO]

Another Season of Carnival in Jamaica over. See for yourself how it was! …

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Added by Mico on April 24, 2017 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Caribbean Festivals

The Caribbean melting pot is a forge that year in and year out cranks out truly epic parties. Blend Afro-Caribbean music and a cupful of rum and you've got yourself a bashment that knows no boundaries.

The region hosts hundreds of celebrations annually, from casual local "jump-ups" to world-class cultural festivals to knee-walking, all-night blowouts. Here's a forecast of the early spring and summer frolics…

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Added by omar on April 19, 2017 at 9:44am — No Comments

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