Moruga gayelle persists despite NCC block

Stick fighting as a calendar event in the Carnival calendar was in jeopardy after different gayelles (stick fighting teams), joined together in protest at the semi-finals in Arima last week. On Fri...

February 15, 2020
Carnival

Origins: You are Kalinda

Every year, while the Carnival season is ripe with lively Soca music, lighthearted gatherings and people making permanent memories, gayelles spattered all over Trinidad are pr...

February 12, 2020
Carnival

NCC begins payment of Carnival prize monies

After months of waiting, masmen and calypsonians will finally get their prize money. The National Carnival Commission (NCC) will begin the distribution of cheques from today. The official c...

July 02, 2019
Carnival