August 8, 2022

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Barbuda’s Caribana Competition Takes Place June 3 – June 6, 2022

[ST. JOHN’S, Antigua] – Barbuda’s common Caribana Competition, a four-day celebration of tradition, music, and pageantry, usually held over the Whit weekend, is all set to make a grand comeback following a two-year absence.

The extremely anticipated pageant will happen this 12 months from June 3 – June 6. It is going to be underneath the theme ‘Reviving our tradition wants me and also you, Barbuda Caribana 2022’.

The Tradition Coordinator inside Barbuda’s Tourism, Sports activities, and Tradition Division Jezette Davis mentioned, “We promise it will likely be a weekend full of pleasure, meals, drinks, music, and lots exterior!”

Residents, in addition to guests attending Caribana, could have the chance to benefit from the horse racing motion. As well as, battle it out through the fishing match. Better of all, dance to the candy sounds of calypso and soca music. Plus, enjoyment of Barbuda’s famed seafood specialties and far more.

Caribana Occasions

  • June 3: Little Mr. and Miss Barbuda
  • June 4: Johnny Desuza Fishing Event & Seaside Bash
  • June 5: Horse Race & Calypso Melting Pot
  • June 6: J’ouvert, Meals Honest & Market

The weekend begins with the ‘Little Mr. and Miss Barbuda’. It encompasses a cultural show of expertise among the many youths of Barbuda on Friday.

This might be adopted by a day absorbing the solar and having fun with Barbuda’s River Seaside. Plus, a fishing match and an epic seaside bash full of numerous video games, music, and leisure.

On Sunday, the horse races will wow audiences. Within the night, the stage will come alive with the eagerly awaited ‘Calypso Melting Pot’ with every calypsonian aiming to emerge the winner.

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The ultimate showdown that culminates the 4 days of tradition, sports activities, leisure, and revelry is the J’ouvert on Monday, a spectacular show of masqueraders wearing humorous fashions and colourful t-shirts dancing by way of the streets of Codrington to dwell band performances and DJ music. The Monday can even characteristic a not-to-be missed meals truthful, that may show the culinary abilities of fantastic cooks in Barbuda and fulfill the urge for food of revelers.

“Barbuda’s pink sand seashores, turquoise waters, Magnificent Frigate Chicken Sanctuary, and laid-back life-style have for years been an attraction for guests. These arriving in Barbuda for the Whit weekend, might be drawn into the colourful celebrations and revel within the feel-good vibes that may encompass Caribana Metropolis through the pageant”, mentioned Advertising Communications Supervisor inside the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority, Maria Blackman.

Guests are suggested to e book flights, ferry, and lodging early. Particularly to make sure they don’t miss out on the joy of Caribana.

Carnival 2022 – Reigniting The Spirit

Antigua’s Carnival, The Caribbean’s Biggest Summer time Competition, can even return following a two-year hiatus.  The summer time celebrations will happen from July 27 – August 2, 2022, underneath the theme: ‘Reigniting The Spirit’.