The town of Portsmouth says it is not missing out on carnival events this year.
The Portsmouth Festival Committee has big plans for the coming weeks leading up to carnival days, Feb 24th and 25th.
She listed Showdown Tent on February 14th – a fundraising tribute to the Mighty Nicko.
Rita Alcid of the Portsmouth Festival Committee says, “That show is going to be one of the greatest calypso shows in Dominica this carnival.”
The Stardom Show in Portsmouth on Feb 14th will be a fundraising tribute to the Mighty Nicko of Portsmouth.
The Business T-Shirt Jump Up takes place on February 16th and nterested business are invited to register at a cost of $250.
“It’s an event where businesses can advertise and it’s a [team] building exercise as well. Businesses will give their staff t-shirts, buy drinks and just have fun throughout the day.”
February 20th is Old Mas.
“Everybody come and showcase your sensay costumes,” Alcid invites.
A beer drinking competition and eating competition are on the schedule as well.
A Kiddies Carnival is planned for Portsmouth on the 23rd.
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Posted by Dominica Festivals on Wednesday, January 22, 2020