Carifesta XIII Barbados

Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 09:00 to Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 09:00

The theme of CARIFESTA XIII is “Asserting Our Culture, Celebrating Ourselves”. The programme of performing arts (music, theatre, dance, poetry); visual arts, fashion, food and literature, will represent a potpourri of cultural expression from participating CARICOM countries. The traditional Grand Market has been redesigned as a market place, specifically for attracting retail buyers of creative goods, services and experiences. This market place will comprise of an open and indoor Grand Market and Buyer’s Shopping Mall at Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre and an annexed Music and Film Hub at the Sheraton Centre & Olympus Theatres. All created with the intent of taking creativity to market. In addition to retail buyers, the general public will be invited to be part of this mall like atmosphere.