Trinidad Carnival 2012

Become the Mas with K2K

Become the Mas with K2K

More innovation from the beautiful minds of K2K for Trinidad Carnival 2012… K2K is trying to challenge the norms of Carnival & are breaking some of the rules. We are inviting potential masqueraders to go beyond just ‘playing mas’. Instead, we are asking masqueraders to ‘become the mas’. This year it is not about the(…)

Flights to Trinidad for Carnival 2012

Flights to Trinidad for Carnival 2012

It’s flight watch Monday again. As of today, consider these flights from Feb 14/15 – Feb 22/23       Toronto – CA$903 with Caribbean Airlines (same as last week)   Atlanta – US$823 with multiple airlines (1/2 layovers) (last week US$818)   Washington, DC – US$642 with multiple airlines (1 layover) (last week US$702)(…)

Mas Jumbies J’ouvert launches today

Mas Jumbies J’ouvert launches today

The website is live for Mas Jumbies J’ouvert presentation “When Darkness Fall”.  Online registration is provided via paypal. Enjoy! For more information: http://www.masjumbies.com

Fetes for Carnival 2012

Fetes for Carnival 2012

Who ready to fete? The fete list is out thanks to David from “Whey all the Fetes for Carnival 2012”. See all the dates & locations for  Lime, Tribe Ignite,  Sunny Side Up, Beach House  and more. They are all listed here. Thanks WheyAllTheFetesForCarnival!  

New Band: Salt- Cure for D’Mas

New Band: Salt- Cure for D’Mas

Yes, there is yet another new band for Trinidad Carnival 2012.  I may have to make a category for all these new bands, lol. I am really enjoying the build up to the season as we are seeing more and more options for Carnival costumes other than just bikini and beads.  We wait anxiosuly for(…)

K2K Contest

K2K Contest

Want to win a gift from K2K?  All you have to do is guess which 3 sections were used in the upcoming Caribbean Beat feature. It’s a recession people.  Think about all the things you could do with your money if you were lucky enough to snag a free gift. It’s free to enter…  (…)

Video from K2K Band lauch

Video from K2K Band lauch

Trinidad Home Studio has shared a fantastic video from the K2K band launch for Trinidad Carnival 2012. I like to see videos of costumes more that photos because the movement of the costume elements is very important.  It’s especially necessary when considering the larger creations that come with elaborate backpacks and headpieces.  Last thing you(…)

Flights to Trinidad for Carnival 2012

Flights to Trinidad for Carnival 2012

It’s flight watch Monday again. As of today, consider these flights from Feb 14/15 – Feb 22/23       Toronto – CA$903 with Caribbean Airlines (same as last week)   Atlanta – US$818 with multiple airlines (1/2 layovers) (last week US$789)   Washington, DC – US$702 with multiple airlines (1 layover) (last week US$687)(…)