Tag Archives: Carnival Development Corporation

SOCA MONARCH COMPETITION

The Carnival Development Corporation (CDC) said Soca Monarch 2019 is shaping up to be a grand showcase of Vincentian talent. Producer of the Soca Monarch Show from the Shows Committee at the CDC, Rodney Small said this Saturday, 21 Soca Artistes will battle for top honours at Carnival City, Victoria Park. In the Soca Monarch… Continue Reading →

MAS AND PAN TONIGHT

Veteran Calypsonian out of Trinidad and Tobago, Farmer Nappy, will be featured during tonight’s Steel and Glitter Show at Carnival City, Victoria Park. Farmer Nappy, who name is Darryl Henry, has been in the Calypso business for over 30 years. Tonight will see nine Mas Bands and seven Steel Orchestras will compete for top honors… Continue Reading →

FRASER CHILD ABUSE

Students from 14 Secondary Schools across the country are being educated on issues relating to Child Sexual Abuse at a Schools Empowerment Forum. The initiative is organized by the Beauty Shows Committee of the Carnival Development Corporation (CDC), in collaboration with the General Employees’ Co-operative Credit Union (GECCU). Speaking at this morning’s opening, Chairperson of… Continue Reading →

VINCY MAS LAUNCH

The stage is now set for the official launch of the 2019 edition of Vincy Mas, which takes place tonight at the Victoria Park. And, the Carnival Development Corporation said it would be seeking to build on the success of last year’s Festival. Prior to the tonight’s launch there are Whistle Stops from the Windward… Continue Reading →

CDC ON FORMER MINISTER JOHN HORNE

The Carnival Development Corporation (CDC) notes with deep sadness the passing of the late John Horne, a former Minister of Culture. Mr. Horne served as Minister of Culture which included the oversight of Carnival from 1984 – 1987 and 1991 – 1998.  He was involved in the Carnival Culture since his early youth.  He was… Continue Reading →

IMPROVE LOCAL MUSIC

The Carnival Development Corporation (CDC) said it remains committed to the development of all aspects of the cultural and creative arts in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The assurance came from Development Officer at the CDC, Oneka Morgan, while addressing the start of a Writing and Performance Symposium here last week. The symposium was aimed… Continue Reading →

CDC PRIZES

The winners of the various competitions held during Vincy Mas 2018 will receive their prizes and awards later this month. The Carnival Development Corporation (CDC) said it will host an Annual Prize Giving Ceremony on Tuesday 21st August at the Murray Heights Hotel commencing at 5:00 p.m. The Ceremony would hear addresses from Minister of… Continue Reading →