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Carriacou Carnival

February 27 2017

Phone: 1 (473) 443 7948

Carriacou Carnival encompasses wild and wonderfully expressive street dances, soca, fancy mas bands, calypso, the Jab Jab and even the authentic Shakespeare Mas.

This mas involves the recitation of Shakespeare verses, making it a unique highlight and feature of Carriacou’s Carnival that you cannot witness anywhere else in the world. Men dressed in bright colours engage in a battle of words hoping not to fumble on their lines otherwise surrendering to a stroke of his opponent’s stick.  Take a look at the complete schedule below.

Saturday 23 January 2016
Soca Monarch Semi-Finals: Hillsborough Tennis Court 9pm

Wednesday 27 January 2016
Groovy Monarch Semi-Finals: Hillsborough Tennis Court 9pm

Thursday 4 February 2016
Carnival Downtown: Hillsborough Town Square 7pm

Friday 5 February 2016
Soca Monarch Finals: Hillsborough Tennis Court 9pm

Saturday 6 February 2016
Black Out Fete/Jab Convention: Hillsborough Tennis Court 9pm

Sunday 7 February 2016
Calypso/Groovy Finals: Hillsborough Tennis Court 9pm

Monday 8 February 2016
Jouvert/Ole Mas: Hillsborough Main Street 4am-11am
Parade of the Bands: Hillsborough Main Street 2:30pm
Monday Night Mas: Hillsborough Main Street 9pm

Tuesday 9 February 2016
Shakespeare Mas: Various Villages into Hillsborough 10am
Parade of the Bands/Last Lap: Hillsborough Main Street 3pm

For information on ferry services to Carriacou for Carnival please click here.

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