Officials in New York said they will be changing the time J’ouvert starts during the Labor Day West Indian festival in an effort to reduce violence. The J’ouvert parade which usually starts at 4 a.m. will now start at 6 Continue reading →
St.Lucians celebrated a full day of “jump up,” starting with a traditional early morning j’ouvert parade on July 18. Later that day, the parade of the bands kicked off and went into high gear the next day. Every thing Continue reading →
St. Vincent’s Carnival, also known as Vincy Mas, started in May, and stretches all the way thrugh to July. The final event is Mardi Gras, a street parade with colorful costumes and sweet soca blasting.
Although Miami/Broward Carnival is two months away, there many options to “dingolay” away. For the next month, carnival will be celebrated in five different countries including right next door in Canada.