Tag Archives: Carnival Development Corporation

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 →