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Regional Carnival Launch 2014


The National Carnival Commission of Trinidad and Tobago (NCC) is pleased to announce that Regional Carnival 2015, will be launched on November 29th, 2014 at the Cumuto Recreational Ground, Rochard Douglas Road, Barrackpore from 2pm to 10pm. Admission is free to the public. This launch features the parade of over 1000 traditional carnival characters, which include, moko jumbies, perriot grenades, dame lorraines and fancy indian sailors, with entertainment by Iwer George, Crazy, tassa groups, comedy skits and popular DJs. Tommy Joseph will act as Master of Ceremonies. Regional Carnival carries the baton of the traditional aspects of the festival by ensuring that there exists continuity, sustainability, historical tradition, maintenance of cultural identity and tapestry. Further, Regional carnival has many dimensions and competitive aspects, such as stick fighting competition, the carnival village, traditional character festival, re-enactment of camboulay riots and the dragon festival. To confirm your attendance or for additional information, please feel free to contact Kevon Gervais, Manager-Communications @ 737-2282 or