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Carriacou Carnival

February 16 2015


Phone: 1 (473) 443 7948
Email: info@puregrenada.com

Carriacou Carnival encompasses wild and wonderfully expressive street dances, soca frenzy, parade of the bands and a calypso competition that combines rhythm with humorous and stinging social commentary.

Climaxing on the third Monday and Tuesday of February in 2015, the event offers 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 thier lines otherwise surrendering to a stroke of his opponent’s stick.  Where else can you hear the recitation of Shakespeare in such a setting?   

Take a look at the full schedule below.

Sunday 25 January 2015 – Carnival Down Town
Wednesday 28 January 2015 – Groovy Semi Finals
Friday 30 January 2015 – Calyspo Semi Finals
Saturday 31 January 2015 – Soca Semi Finals
Friday 6 February 2015 – Petite Martinique Road Show
Saturday 7 February 2015 – Powder Fete
Sunday 8 February 2015 – Pan Night
Wednesday 11 February 2015 – Night of Steel
Thursday 12 February 2015 – Queen Show
Friday 13 February 2015 – Calypso/Groovy Finals
Saturday 14 February 2015 – Fund Raiser (TBA)
Sunday 15 February 2015 – Soca Monarch Finals
Monday 16 February 2015 – Jouvert, Pageant King and Queen of the Band, Monday Night Mas
Tuesday 17 February 2015 – L’Esterre Jouvert, Shakespeare Mas, Parade of the Bands 

For more information, please contact us using the details above.

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