The three main traditional dances to be highlighted by the Department of Culture

The three main traditional dances in St. Vincent and the Grenadines  will be highlighted by the Department of Culture, as part of activities  to celebrate National Heroes and Heritage Month.

Chief Cultural Officer, Maxine Browne told NBC News the Department is currently documenting the Punta, Quadril and the Maypole Dances to be featured in a book.

She said they expect to have this work completed by March 28th for the first publication.

Miss Browne said the Department will also travel to the Grenadines to document the Cake Dance and the Bom Drum Dance.