Micoud Carnival Committee Launches its Calendar of Events for 2016

The Micoud Carnival Committee is a newly established body, which aims to successfully organise activities and events to celebrate carnival in the Micoud community, under the slogan “Annou Ale”.

This year, our main objective is to contribute towards the promotion, maintenance and overall development of various aspects of carnival including soca, steel pan music, pageantry, and the parade of costumes.

The first major event is the carnival launching, scheduled for Monday, May 2, 2016, from 2pm, on the Micoud Multipurpose Court. The main purpose of this activity is to unveil the calendar of events for the 2016 carnival celebrations.

The calendar of events is as follows;

Carnival Launch – Monday, May 2, 2016

Carnival Aerobic Classes, May – July 2016

Carnival Fun Walk-Saturday July 09, 2016

Carnival Queen Pageant –Saturday, July 23, 2016

Junior Carnival Parade – Sunday, July 24

Groovy /Power Soca Competition – Saturday, July 30, 2016

Adult Bands Parade – Sunday, July 31, 2016

Patrons can expect performances by the St. Lucy’s Steel Pan group and groovy and power soca competitors; appearances by the different carnival bands and carnival queen pageant contestants. Local DJs’ are also expected to participate.