Published On: Wed, Sep 17th, 2014

Curaçao preparing for Carnival 2015

MEOWILLEMSTAD – Today the media had the opportunity to meet with the new organization responsible for organizing Carnival 2015. This organization is called the Multi Event Organization and is headed by the popular Sidney Saturnino, who is also behind the successful harvest parade.

Together with the Minister of Culture, Iren Dick, the organization presented the schedule for next year. These are standard carnival events. Each carnival group or organization will have to publish their own events when these are known.

The schedule for next year’s carnival is as follows

December 28 – Opening Carnival Season

January 4 – Opening Carnival Banda Bou (West side)

January 9 – Teenage King and Queen Pageant

January 10 – Prince and Pancho, Queen Pageant (adult)

January 11 – Prince and Pancho, Queen Pageant (children)

January 26-30 - Tumba Festival 2015 (Road March song)

January 31 - Children’s Tumba Festival 2015

February 1 – Horse Parade

February 8 – Children’s Parade

February 13 – Teener’s Parade

February 14 – Banda Bou’s Parade

February 15 – Grand Parade

February 16 – Children’s Farewell Parade

February 17 – Grand Farewell Parade

Carnival 2015 will be short. There will be other events during this period but these will be announced on a later date.



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