All about Carnival

By Edition On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

St. Maarten Carnival Grand Parade fills streets with fun and splendour

PHILIPSBURG - Rain or shine, revellers gathered in St. John’s on Sunday for the annual Grand Carnival Parade set to start at 10:00am. Musical trailers lined up and colour galore of mas players organised themselves More...

By Edition On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

More than 85,000 kilos of garbage during carnival

WILLEMSTAD - Waste management company Selikor collected more than 85 thousand kilos of garbage during the carnival road marches. Slightly less than last year. The collection of garbage went faster compared to other More...

By Edition On Monday, February 12th, 2018

Curaçao knows how to celebrate Carnival

WILLEMSTAD - Several groups paraded in the streets of Willemstad yesterday during the Carnival march. A year of preparation precedes this parade because the prizes for the best costumes and creations are what the More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 5th, 2018

“Kòrsou ta Dushi” Participating in 2018 Carnival Parades

WILLEMSTAD - This year, the Curaçao Tourist Board’s (CTB) awareness campaign: “Kòrsou ta dushi. Bib’é. Stim’é!” (Curaçao is “dushi.” Live it. Love it!) will be part of the Carnival 2018 activities. More...

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By Edition On Thursday, February 1st, 2018

CTB: Summary Carnival Research

WILLEMSTAD - The purpose of the research was to document the Carnival experience from tourists and the economic impact that spawns to the local economy. The research was conducted both in 2016 and 2017, while in More...

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By Edition On Monday, January 29th, 2018

Irvin Luwi Jano is the new Tumba King 2018

WILLEMSTAD - Friday was the final night of the grand Tumba Festival where a jury selected the winning road march song for the Curaçao Carnival 2018. This year the crowd will be dancing to the tunes of ‘Sende More...

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By Edition On Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Le Plaza Hotel welcomes visitors to Carnival in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE - One of Haiti's historic hotels is encouraging travelers to visit the Caribbean destination to celebrate Carnival 2018 next month. Marc Pierre-Louis, General Manager of Le Plaza Hotel, said this More...

By Edition On Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Curaçao’s Carnival has a new queen; more information about Carnival 2018

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao has a new Carnival queen: Christine Dania. She was elected to become this year’s Reina di Karnaval last Saturday. Little by little this year’s carnival is getting its shape. Today is also More...

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By Edition On Thursday, December 21st, 2017

Elderly must move because of Carnival

WILLEMSTAD - The carnival route has been inspected for safety this week. Two houses have received special attention because of the dilapidated state. An 85-year-old woman lives in one of those houses. She may have More...

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By Edition On Monday, December 18th, 2017

Request permit to sell food during 2018 carnival parades

WILLEMSTAD - The Ministry of Economic Development (MEO) wants to remind everyone who wants to sell their products on the carnival route in 2018, that they need to have a valid temporal permit to do so. Those who More...