Yorkshire West Indian Carnival Network

Manchester Eastern Caribbean Culturama Festival: Presentation Evening

Saturday 4th November 2017 At Club Academy Oxford Road, Manchester. M139PR. The presentation evening will celebrate the winning troops at this year’s Culturama Carnival in Manchester.   All winning troops, mass bands and DJs will receive a trophy on the night. The evening is free of charge and there will be free Caribbean cultural food on the night. The nominations for awards are: Saturday – Main Carnival Parade National Bands: Pure Elegance Huddersfield Cultural Roots Derby Spectrum Preston – Main […]

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Winning Results for the Manchester Carnival Parade 2017

With the weather holding out, at least in the afternoon, Manchester Carnival 2017 was another highly successful event. The weekend has become a highlight of the annual carnival calendar and the great people of Manchester, along with those who attended from throughout Britain, did not disappoint again. The parade was as spectacular and stunning as ever, with a diversity of fantastic Mas Bands, floats and costumes on show. Much fun was had by all. The carnival organisers thanked everyone who […]

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Manchester Culturama 2017 – 1PLUS Soca Band Live at J’ouvert Morning

1PLUS Band @ J’ouvert 2017 Jump, Jump!     Join in J’ouvert Morning at Manchester Carnival 2017. Want to know more? For one morning only, 1PLUS Soca Band will dominate the streets of Manchester with Caribbean sounds. Come and jump around, to genuine Eastern Caribbean music live. 1PLUS Band will be jamming live from 7.45am. Don’t miss any of the set by getting there early. Don’t forget you can purchase your J’ouvert T-Shirts on the day or in advance by […]

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Websites for Carnivals and Mas Bands

Great Offers & Fantastic Service Bigint has been delivering dedicated website and digital support for the Manchester Carnival, Tropical Media and Yorkshire West Indian Carnival Network for some years, now we would like to offer the same backing to other UK Carnivals and Mas Bands. Just like carnivals, website development and maintenance is driven by budgets. The bigger the budget, the more time can be spent designing and creating something impressive and truly unique. However, when no large budget is […]

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Join WER1 Mas Band

Ever dreamed of being in a mas band? Do you love the excitement and fun of carnival weekend? If so, the Yorkshire West Indian Carnival Network has some fantastic news; for 2017 WeR1 mas band are looking for new members to join their 2017 carnival tour. If you can play an instrument or dance, WeR1 would love to hear from you. Register your interest on the WeR1 Facebook page or email wer1_team@outlook.com. If you are under 18, please add details […]

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RB Joseph: Book Discounted Carnival & Event Stalls

RB Joseph is pleased to announce a new cultural events stall bookings service with discounted stalls on a first come, first served basis. We can supply stall locations for a wide range of cultural events including carnivals and exhibitions. All stall bookings through RB Joseph are arranged direct through the events organizer. Please note, make your payments, payable to RB Joseph.   For information on available cultural events stalls, general enquiries or to book a discounted stall, please telephone: 07393 […]

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Soca and Calypso Stage: Manchester Carnival 2017

Manchester Carnival 2017 has the UK’s first dedicated Soca and Calypso Stage over both days. Carnival has a unique twist to it this year with the new arrival of Eastern Caribbean West Indian Culture Soca and Calypso Stage. The Soca and Calypso stage will be in the Carnival over the two day period where a variety of different Eastern Caribbean Cultural Arts will be performed, such as String Bands, iron bands, mass bands, steel orchestras, Soca bands, Soca and Calypso […]

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New Soca, TV and Carnival Network for Huddersfield and Yorkshire

We are pleased, to announce the new Soca Radio Station and Carnival Network for Yorkshire. The idea came along after a number of surveys in and around the region which provided us with evidence that there was a gap, and significant requirement for more music from the Eastern Caribbean. After carrying out or surveys and collecting relevant statistics, we decided to launch a new radio station catering for the community and bringing them the very best in cultural Eastern Caribbean […]

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International Conference on Caribbean Carnival Cultures

We are delighted to announce that registration is now open for the international conference on Caribbean Carnival Cultures on 19 – 21 May 2017 at Leeds Beckett University. Hosted by the Centre for Culture and the Arts in partnership with Leeds West Indian Carnival the conference will coincide with the fiftieth year of the Leeds West Indian Carnival, the oldest Caribbean street carnival in Europe. Registration and booking for the conference is now open. Places are limited, so please book […]

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