Island People Mas doing Costume Revamp for Trinidad Carnival 2012

Island People Mas doing Costume Revamp for Trinidad Carnival 2012

  Island People mas must have gotten a barrage of negative comments following their costume launch because they are going to be redoing some of their costumes and even eliminating 2 of them.  Reworking costumes is not new to mas.  But asking the public to vote on their favourites is definitely novel. You have to(…)

YUMA Male Costumes for Trinidad Carnival 2012

YUMA Male Costumes for Trinidad Carnival 2012

Here are the male costumes for YUMA’s presentation for Trinidad Carnival 2012.  Special shout out to the Bajan (Barbadian) crew who asked for this post!  Missed you all this Cropover but looking forward to wuking up with you all for C2K12… YUMA Press Play: Angry Birds Male                (…)

Fantasy Carnival registration update for Trinidad Carnival 2012

Fantasy Carnival registration update for Trinidad Carnival 2012

  Fantasy mas band must be doing something right because the rumor mill is going at full blast.  People are seriously concerned about pre-registration and what effect that will have on availability of costumes.  Well, the word is that costumes are selling out during the pre-registration phase.  But Fantasy has assured its adoring public that(…)

Island People Mas Costume Pictures and Message from the Band

Island People Mas Costume Pictures and Message from the Band

                                          From Island People Mas: Thank you all for the overwhelming feedback. We respect and value the opinions of our loyal masqueraders and are listening to your constructive suggestions as we revisit some designs. We(…)

YUMA Costumes for Trinidad Carnival 2012 with names

YUMA Costumes for Trinidad Carnival 2012 with names

Big up the NY crew who specially requested this post!  Here are YUMA’s costumes for Trinidad Carnival 2012 by section. YUMA Press Play: Bejeweled Blitz Backline                                           YUMA Press Play: Bejeweled Blitz Frontline    (…)

Flights to Trinidad Carnival 2012

Flights to Trinidad Carnival 2012

              Let’s take a break from our carnival costumes watching and think about flights again. As of today, direct flights unless otherwise noted (excluding London) from Feb 14/15 – Feb 22/23   Toronto – CA$913.00 with Caribbean Airlines (last week – CA$833) **CA$675 with Continental Airlines (1 layover)  (…)

Update: Fantasy Carnival Registration Date

Update: Fantasy Carnival Registration Date

                                        A few days ago I had posted some basic registration details for Fantasy Carnival.  However, I was unsure of the exact date that in house registration would start.  Per Fantasy Carnival registration will start sometime(…)

More YUMA Carnival Photos for Trinidad Carnival 2012

More YUMA Carnival Photos for Trinidad Carnival 2012

Pictures are going online fast fast and people are already proclaiming their readiness to “Press Play” with YUMA for Trinidad Carnival 2012. The crew is so hyped I’ll just be posting links to the photos as they become available. Masqueraders (like me) who took the chance on the then unknown and untested YUMA for Trinidad(…)