Caribbean-American Cultural Association, Inc.
invite you to its
Annual Virginia Carnival Caribfest
August 14 &
August 15, 2009
See The Press Release
Below For All
Monarch Competition; Steel Pan Jamboree; Performances; Sam-O
& The JFC Band; J'ouvert Fete
Parade of Bands; Live Stage Performances: Krosfyah,
Crossoveh, Royalty Band & Vybe Evolution
- Contact Phone: (877)
- Tickets: Adults $10 / 2
day Adult pass only $15 / Children 6-17, Military Act
and Ret with ID, Seniors $5 / Children 5 and under
- Address Carnival is being held:: Harbor
Park, 150 Park Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510
CARIBBEAN-AMERICAN CULTURAL ASSOCIATION 4th ANNUAL
CARNIVAL "CARIBFEST" AT HARBOR PARK, NORFOLK VA. AUGUST
The biggest Caribbean Summer event "CaribFest"
Festival is once again upon us bringing to life its theme,
"Excerpts of the Caribbean" at Harbor Park, Downtown
Norfolk. From humble beginnings, the Norfolk
Caribbean Festival has
in recent years become a hugely popular multicultural event,
portraying the varied cultural diversities represented in the
Hampton Roads area in addition to keeping the cultural traditions
of the Caribbean alive. CaribFest is a vibrant celebration of
Caribbean music, dance, theatre and costume. Enjoy the infectious
rhythms of song and dance as the carnival procession (15 Aug)
winds its way through the streets with steel pan bands, floats
with DJs, dance troupes with carnival queens and elaborate
costumes and folklore characters. A main live stage at Harbor Park
featuring internationally known and local Reggae; Calypso -
featuring the legendary Mighty
Soca - Krosfyah,
and Reggaeton artists, including mouthwatering Caribbean food and
much more. …truly something for everyone! The Caribbean Festival
"CaribFest" is one of Norfolk's most spectacular and
When and Where?
Friday, August 14 – Gates open @ 5:00 p.m.
and the fun starts at 6:00
on the main stage at Harbor Park where there will be a Steel Pan
Jamboree, live bands and Calypso music (featuring the King himself
– The Mighty
to get everyone in the Caribbean spirit and will go on until 10:00
will be stalls selling a variety of food and drinks, arts &
crafts, as well as others of general and community interest. Bring
your folding chairs.
Saturday, August 15 – Gates open @ 11:00 a.m. and closes at
fun continues with a Masquerade/ Costume parade similar to Mardi
Gras featuring fabulous costumes with influences from the
Caribbean and Rio. The parade starts at 1:00
Harbor Park. Then at around 3:30
authentic Caribbean music at its finest…Live Performances by
internationally known and local Soca, Reggae, Calypso, and
Reggaeton artists. Bring
your folding chairs and umbrellas.
Who Should Attend?
The CaribFest Festival will appeal to the entire family. We
have entertainment for the young (Kids Korner) and old alike…there
is entertainment for everyone.
Active & Retired Military/Seniors/Students up to 17 years - $5
Kids 5 years and under – FREE.
can be purchased at Harbor Park.
For further information, visit our Web site at:
www.virginiacaribfest.com , or contact Mike, Event Manager, at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 757.766.0532.
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