Trinidad Carnival 2014

Semifinalists for 2014 Chutney Soca Monarch competition

Semifinalists for 2014 Chutney Soca Monarch competition

The semifinals of the 2014 Chutney Soca Monarch competition will be held on Saturday 1st February at the Rienzi Complex in Couva. Your 2014 Chutney Soca Monarch semi-finalists are: RESHMA RAMLAL BLAXX HEAVEN KI PERSAD SHURWAYNE WINCHESTER RICK RAMOUTAR RAVI B OMADATH MAHARAJ KENNETH SUPERSAD HEMLATHA DINDIAL SALLY SAGRAM ANAND YANKERAN TERRY GAJRAJ VEEKASH SAHADEO(…)

Just say NO to Carnival loans

Just say NO to Carnival loans

What’s that you say?  No collateral, no down payment, no problem?  Mas here is come! Well if it seems too good to be true, it usually is…. Carnival loans are not a new thing.  I’ve heard of people taking out loans to pay for any number of carnival related expenses, from fete tickets to flights(…)

Stumped fete streaming live online tonight

Stumped fete streaming live online tonight

Triniscene continues to thrill those of us living abroad with their Trinidad Carnival 2014 live stream series. Next fete to be streamed is Stumped, happening tonight inside the Queen Park Oval. So if you are like me, stuck in Toronto at a surprisingly mild -4 Celsius, then go ahead and tune in tonight to see(…)

Tribe Ice Fete streaming live tonight

Tribe Ice Fete streaming live tonight

Tribe Ice fete is streaming live right now on thanks to the folks at triniscene.com. You can expect to see performances by : Machel Montano, Kerwin DuBois, 5Star Akil and Lyrikal. To view live stream click below or go to:  http://triniscene.com/tsv7/stream2/ Live streaming video by Ustream

Teaser from Bliss Mas Band for Trinidad Carnival 2014

Teaser from Bliss Mas Band for Trinidad Carnival 2014

While we wait for the launch on Saturday 20 July, enjoy this teaser from Bliss. And don’t forget that the joint Bliss | Tribe launch will be streamed live online in HD by Carnival TV. For more information: http://carnivaltv.net/ http://blisscarnival.com/ http://www.carnivaltribe.com/

Tribe and Bliss band launch will be streaming LIVE online

Tribe and Bliss band launch will be streaming LIVE online

Tribe and sister band Bliss will be having a joint band launch on Saturday 20 July 2013.  Yes, that is right, they are taking a “Two Bands | One Launch” approach. Luckily for those of us abroad and those of us at home not willing to pay band launch prices, Carnival TV will be streaming(…)

Flights to Trinidad for Carnival 2014

Flights to Trinidad for Carnival 2014

It’s flight watch time again! As of today, consider these flights from Wed 26 Feb 2014 – Wed 5 March 2014   Toronto – CA$616 with Caribbean Airlines (same as last week) Atlanta – US$643 with American Airlines (1 layover) (last week US$623) Washington, DC – US$583 with American Airlines (1 layover) (last week US$497)(…)

Flights to Trinidad for Carnival 2014

Flights to Trinidad for Carnival 2014

It’s flight watch time again! As of today, consider these flights from Wed 26 Feb 2014 – Wed 5 March 2014   Toronto – CA$616 with Caribbean Airlines Atlanta – US$623 with American Airlines (1 layover) Washington, DC – US$497 with COPA Airlines (1 layover) Miami – US$529 with Caribbean Airlines New York – US$593(…)