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National Schools Garifuna Cultural Festival Aims To Raise Cultural Awareness Among Young People

The Garifuna Heritage Foundation will host the 2nd National Schools Garifuna Cultural Folk festival here next month as part of the 4th International Garifuna Festival. The event will be held on March 11th under the theme: “Know Your History” and is scheduled to commence at 9AM at the Victoria Park. It is being organized in… Continue Reading →

Primary Schools’ Performing Arts Festival 2015 Opening

Over sixty schools are expected to be featured in the 2015 Primary Schools’ Performing Arts Festival (PRISPAF) which officially opens today at the Kingstown Preparatory School. Today’s ceremony is scheduled to begin at 9am with remarks from officials from the Ministry of Education and the Department of Culture Preliminary judging will be done over the… Continue Reading →

The National Heroes Day Festival Held In Fancy Which Has Been Dubbed Another Huge Success

Parliamentary Representative for the fancy Community, Montgomery Daniel said persons from all over the country were present at the festival and this shows that the Vincentian community continues to work closely together. He said the festival which was held to celebrate the lives of the children who died in the Rock Gutter accident on January… Continue Reading →

The Greiggs Garifuna Council Will Be Introducing Two Innovations For Its Annual Heritage Festival

Chief Representative of the Council John Nero an initiative will be launched to trace bloodlines back to the elders who resided in the community in the year 1905. Mr. Nero said the Council will also unveil a forty year plan, which will include projects and ideas for the further development if the community. The festival… Continue Reading →

Greiggs Garifuna Council Annual Heritage Festival

The Greiggs Garifuna Council in collaboration with a number of community groups is preparing to host its annual Heritage Festival under the slogan “Concept over Crowd”. In an interview with NBC news this morning Chief Representative of the council John Nero said predations for the festival are already taking place and listed some of the… Continue Reading →