Caribana

Photos from Tribal Carnival Band Launch for Caribana 2013

Photos from Tribal Carnival Band Launch for Caribana 2013

Caribana band launch season was off to a great start last weekend!  We were back stage and centre stage at the Grand Luxe Ballroom where  Tribal Carnival (formerly Tribal Knights) debuted their presentation entitled “The Beauty of Nature” for Toronto Carnival 2013. Notable Mentions Special shout out to makeup artists including Nikki D who did(…)

Teaser from Tribal Carnival presentation for Caribana

Teaser from Tribal Carnival presentation for Caribana

With the band launch approaching this weekend, Tribal Carnival (formerly Tribal Knights) has released a teaser for their Caribana 2013 presentation “The Beauty of Nature”.  Enjoy! For more information: http://www.tribalcarnival.com/ https://twitter.com/TribalKnights

Tribal Carnival presents The Beauty of Nature for Caribana 2013

Tribal Carnival presents The Beauty of Nature for Caribana 2013

It’s that time of the year when mas makers in Toronto get ready to reveal their creations for Toronto Caribana 2013. First up is veteran mas band Tribal Carnival (formerly Tribal Knights) who will be presenting “The Beauty of Nature” on Saturday April 6th at The Grand Luxe. We will be there on Saturday so(…)

Free Carnival Symposium at Royal Ontario Museum this weekend

Free Carnival Symposium at Royal Ontario Museum this weekend

If you are looking for something to do this weekend in Toronto, why not check out the FREE Carnival Symposium being held at the Royal Ontario Museum.  The keynote speaker is Brian Mac Farlane. You can also enjoy their exhibition “Carnival: From Emancipation to Celebration” until Feb 24, 2013. Per the ROM: Interested in the(…)

Toronto Revellers starts online registration today

Toronto Revellers starts online registration today

Toronto Revellers will be presenting “Bollywood” for Toronto Caribana 2013.  In house registration has already begun and online registration starts today.  The official website will be also be updated today with costume photos.  I am sorry to have missed to launch due to a family emergency but hope to make it up to the camp(…)

Saldenah Mas Band Launch Video

Saldenah Mas Band Launch Video

Due to a medical family emergency, I was unable to attend Saldenah Mas Band‘s launch for Toronto Caribana 2012.  The costumes from their presentation “Fantasy in Jewels” are lovely and from what I hear a good time was had by all.  I hope to visit the camp soon so that I can see the costumes(…)

Carnival Nationz Official Mas Camp Grand Opening this weekend

Carnival Nationz Official Mas Camp Grand Opening this weekend

Per Carnival Nationz: As the ole saying goes “Carnival is Woman!!!” and this Saturday 12th May… CNz will not only host its “official Mas Camp Grand Opening” for the public, but we will also honour all the lovely mothers out there in the Toronto mas landscape… It is because of YOU that we have 5(…)

Saldenah to launch Fantasy in Jewels this weekend for Toronto Carnival

Saldenah to launch Fantasy in Jewels this weekend for Toronto Carnival

Louis Saldenah will be launching his presentation “Fantasy in Jewels” this Saturday.  Let’s hope I can get over this cold otherwise I may have to miss it… For more information: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Saldenah-Mas-Band/129027107142007 http://www.saldenahcarnival.com/

Tribal Knights open for registrations at mas camp

Tribal Knights open for registrations at mas camp

Tribal Knights mas band is accepting in person registrations at their Scarborough mas camp for the 2012 Toronto Carnival presentation “Candyland”. Registration Information Weekday hours: 4-9pm Weekend hours: 2-9pm Location:83 Dynamic, Unit#11, Scarborough, ON Online registration coming soon!   For further information: http://www.facebook.com/TheTribalKnights http://www.tribalknights.com/