Crop Over Festival 2018
BarbadosSat Jun 23rd 2018 to Mon Aug 6th 2018
Barbados, Bridgetown, St. MichaelBarbados https://www.myguidebarbados.com/events/crop-over-festival-2016 VISIT WEBSITE
The Sweetest Festival in Barbados! This is an annual festival celebrating the tradition of the last harvest and delivery of sugar canes for the season, the origins of which date back to the 1780s. The fun kicks off with the Crop Over City Fest & Ceremonial Delivery of the Last Canes and culminates with Grand Kadooment Day on Monday 6th August, 2018.
Other events include:
Crop Over Pan Fusion at Ilaro Court
Speightstown Market & Pan Around de Town in Speightstown, St. Peter
Pan Pun De Sand at Brandons Beach, St. Michael
Junior Kadooment at the National Stadium, St. Michael
Soca Royale at Bushy Park, St. Philip
Crop Over Evening of Folk at Frank Collymore Hall, Bridgetown
Foreday Morning Jam from Bridgetown to Spring Garden
Pic-O-de-Crop Finals at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown
Monarchs of the Mas at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown
Grand Kadooment Parade & Carnival Street Party from National Stadium to Spring Garden - Monday 7th August
There is something for everyone during this very lively and colourful festival.
For further information on venues and dates please contact The National Cultural Foundation at (246) 417-6610 or visit their website at: www.ncf.bb for the full Crop Over Calendar for 2018.