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
8. FANTAZIA INTERNATIONAL
9. CONCEPT COSTUME CREATORS
10. BLUES CARNIVAL FUSION
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.