Friday, August 31, 2012

Thursday, August 23, 2012

Toronto Revellers Picnic - Sunday, August 26, 2012



Sunday, August 26, 2012
11-8pm

Earl Bales Park - Area # 3
4169 Bathurst Street
(Bathurst & Sheppard, South of Sheppard)
 North York

 Bring your own basket, chairs, tables, tents & blankets.




Sunday, August 19, 2012

THE STORY OF LOVERS ROCK (TRAILER)


Wednesday, September 5, 2012, 9pm
Studio Theatre - York Quay Ctr
235 Queens Quay West 
Caribbean Tales Film Festival presents "The Story of Lovers Rock"

$25 ticket price includes admission to the Gala Opening Reception and Opening Film Screening. (For tickets to see the film screening only, please contact the box office at 416-973-4000 option 1 Tues-Sat from 1pm to 6pm.)


Wednesday, August 15, 2012

2012 Caribfest - Barrie's Annual Caribbean Festival

Hi Readers,

Even though there is no actual parade on the streets of Barrie this year, the party is still on with events starting tomorrow and ending on Sunday.  Hopefully, Caribfest's organizers will see the return of the parade next year!!!!



Carnival Nationz VICTORY CRUISE - Saturday, August 25, 2012


Monday, August 6, 2012

Pan Fantasy - 2012 Pan Alive Champions

2012 Toronto Carnival Parade of Bands Results

CATEGORY "A" BANDS.......

1) Carnival Nationz - EMPIRES - 436 points

2) Louis Saldenah Mas-K Club - 421
3) Toronto Revellers - 419
4) Tribal Knights - 410
5) Fantazia International - 408
6) Connections - 389
7) Callaloo - 385
8) Mas Toronto - 382

Saturday, August 4, 2012

2012 Pan Alive Results

1) Pan Fantasy 
2) Afropan 
3) Silhouettes 
4) Golden Harps International
5) Salah Steelpan Academy
6) Panatics Steelband Network
TIE............
7) New Dimension
7) JK Pan Vibrations
9) Hamilton Steel Youth Orchestra
10) Symphonyx
11) Pam Masters
12) CCAH 
13) St. Jamestown Youth Centre
14) Metrotones

Friday, August 3, 2012

Pan Alive Tonight!!!




FRIDAY AUGUST 3RD, 2012
LAMPORT STADIUM, TORONTO
7:OO PM

Unofficial 2012 King and Queen Results

Female Individual
1) Fantazia International - 458 points
2) Carnival Nationz - 448
3) Louis Saldenah Mas-K Club - 435
4) Callaloo - 408 

Male Individual
1) Fantazia International - 448 points
2) Carnival Nationz - 430
3) Louis Saldenah Mas-K Club - 417
4) Toronto Revellers - 414

Queen of the Bands
1) Carnival Nationz - 450 points
2) Tribal Knights - 435
3) TruDynasty -429
4) Blues Carnival Fusion - 421

King of the Bands
1) Carnival Nationz - 462 points
2) Fantazia International -  437
3) Mas Toronto - 425
4) Louis Saldenah Mas-K Club - 424

Ontario Science Center Innovation Award - Renaissance Mas Productions' King 

Thursday, August 2, 2012

King and Queen Competition Tonight!!!!



MEDIA ALERT
 
CHEVROLET TO SUPPORT NEW AND IMPROVED
KING AND QUEEN COMPETITION AND SHOW
Thursday August 2nd, 2012
Gates open at 5:30 p.m. - Show starts at 7:00 p.m.
 
TMBA COMPETE FOR EXCELLENCE IN MAS DESIGN AT LAMPORT STADIUM
1151 King Street West, Toronto
 
What:        The Toronto Mas Bands Association  (TMBA) compete in the annual event which crowns titles for King of the Band, Queen of the Band, Male Individual, Female Individual, and other categories recognizing design and innovation.   This year’s event sponsored by Chevrolet, will feature a Jumbotron to magnify the beauty and splendour of the presentation for all spectators.
Why:         The Toronto Mas Bands Association (TMBA) is a non-profit arts organization founded in 2000 to support the development and promotion of the Carnival Arts. The TMBA is one of the most influential arts organizations contributing to the wealth and appeal of Toronto's cultural calendar of events.  The 8,000 + masqueraders sporting costumes designed by the Bands of the TMBA are the main attraction of the Grand Parade on Lakeshore that takes place Saturday August 4th.
                  
Who:                  1. MAS TORONTO 
2.  LOUIS SALDENAH MAS-K CLUB
3.  CARNIVAL NATIONZ
4.  TORONTO REVELLERS
5.  TRIBALKNIGHTS
6.  CALLALOO
7.  CONNECTIONS
8.  FANTAZIA INTERNATIONAL
9.  CONCEPT COSTUME CREATORS
10.  BLUES CARNIVAL FUSION
11.  TRUDYNASTY
12.  RENAISSANCE MAS PRODUCTIONS
13.  BLACK SAGE CARNIVAL
14.  CARNIVAL REVOLUTION
15.  D' REGULARS
 
 
When:         Show starts at 7:00 p.m.  and continues until midnight. Tickets for this exciting annual event are Advance $30.00 / Gate $35.00 / Seniors $30.00 / V.I.P $100.00 VIP / Group (min 25-30) - $2400. Tickets can be purchased at www.ticketgateway.com

Where:     Allan Lamport Stadium, 1151 King Street West, Toronto, ON

How:          All registered Media with a Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival Media Pass are welcome to cover the event.  www.torontocaribbeancarnival.com.

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