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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Manchester Eastern Caribbean Culturama Festival 2018

Great news for UK Caribbean festival revellers:   Start getting excited, because we are pleased to announce the Manchester Eastern Caribbean Culturama Festival will be back by public demand for 2018 with its own place on the annual Caribbean cultural calendar. The Culturama festival, previously integrated into the wider Caribbean Carnival of Manchester, will be held in its own right for 2018 and not as part of the annual Manchester Carnival. This means another fun packed weekend to enjoy, giving […]

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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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J’ouvert Marning Manchester Culturama Carnival 2017 – Jump Up Lash D Pig

Jump Up, Jump Up, J’ouvert! Join in J’ouvert Morning at Manchester Carnival 2017. Follow J’ouvert on Facebook.       J’ouvert Marning, Manchester Culturama Carnival 2017, Jump up Lash D Pig.   Linking up @ Westwood Street, Manchester, M14.   Jam starts 12th Aug @ 7.45am – 10.00am. J’ouvert morning returns this year, ready to be the best J’ouvert yet, with two ‘Jump Up, Jump Up’ trailers on the road. Trailer 1 – A combination of DJs Trailer 2 – […]

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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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Huddersfield Carnival 2017

Come along and support the annual Huddersfield carnival over the weekend of 7th – 9th July 2017. Midnight Glow Parade Main Carnival Parade African Caribbean Music Festival Why not fill your summer full of Caribbean culture by attending other UK Carnivals?  Please see our UK Carnival Schedule page, which includes the ‘Deighton Carnival’, also in Huddersfield, 24th June 2017.      

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Manchester Carnival 2017 News – Zorb Pool Fun

The Caribbean Carnival of Manchester 2017 has announced there will be a Zorbing Pool, Human Skittles and Human Dart Board at this year’s carnival. The carnival organisers said, the range of events offered by this new company who have ventured into Zorbing would be a fantastic addition to this year’s carnival. We are always looking for new ways to put smiles on kid’s faces and from what we have seen Zorbing is a great way for kids to have fun […]

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Food Rescue at Caribbean Carnival of Manchester 2017

Hello, we are a mobile catering company with a twist, because we have a fleet of fire engines that have been modified into catering units. Each engine operates from 2 sides; the first sells hot and cold food such as burgers, hot dogs, Mediterranean food, burritos, rice and chicken, on the other side we sell desserts and confectionery. We even have our own ice cream and popcorn machine. Each engine has its own name and personality, along with seating for […]

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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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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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