What You Need to Know About Fame Weekend in Miami

What are you doing next weekend from March 30 – 31st? Some of us will be basking in the sun in Miami for FAME Weekend. Fame Weekend was birthed as both the cure to carnival tabanca [after Trinidad’s Carnival] as well as having a Caribbean music presence during Miami Music Week. Miami Music Week is […]

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DC Hookie Carnival Weekend: June 27-30, 2019

So you’ve heard about Hookie Weekend and you’re considering going. This year, it falls on between June 27 – 30, 2019 and I am here to tell you why it’s a good look. Hookie Life is a promotion group based in Washington, DC that decided to bring back some semblance of “carnival” to the DMV […]

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Bermuda Carnival: Behind the Scenes with Party People Entertainment

In 2017, I went to Bermuda for carnival and had an absolute blast. From the moment I landed, I was greeted by pleasant Bermudians, lived my best life at Raft Up [a beach party event] and enjoyed the vibes with my band, Party People Entertainment. As carnival in Bermuda continues to grow, so does the […]

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Trinidad Carnival 2019: A Review of Tribe Carnival & More

Some of us still have sore feet with skin that is peeling from sunburn or we’re just sporting our glorious tans, still while blasting soca and re-living the road in our heads. I cannot believe Trinidad Carnival came and left so quickly, and soon it will be time to plan all over again. But let’s […]

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Band Launch: Insane Carnival Launches for Antigua Carnival 2019

Insane Carnival did a bold thing and launched their costume presentation while some of us were busy wining in Trinidad but daiz small ting. We’re just in time, as registration is now open and we can look at feathers with price points in mind. The theme this year is ‘AFRICA – Return to the Motherland’. […]

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Why Antigua Carnival should be on your list for 2019.

Hi Carnivalists, Having done, what is considered large carnivals several times (Trinidad Carnival, Jamaica Carnival and Crop Over), I wanted to focus on other carnivals this year. There are several to check out but the island that stood out most is Antigua. Regarded as the Greatest Caribbean Summer Festival, Antigua Carnival is a celebration of […]

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Carnival Chaser Highlight: Bacchanalists x Global Carnivalist

We continue the Carnival Chaser Highlight series as more carnival chasers explore carnivals worldwide.  Be sure to check out other highlights previous to this one. Carnival Chaser (n): An individual that goes on mostly carnival-based vacations, and plans trip after trip based on when the next carnival is. Carnival is addictive. Meet Carnival Chaser: @Bacchanalists What is it […]

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Fete List: Where to Party for Jamaica Carnival 2019

April 20 – April 30, 2019 It’s that time! Jamaica Carnival 2019 Fete List and Carnival Schedule! The highly anticipated Jamaica Carnival fete list is FINALLY here. The interest to attend Jamaica Carnival 2019 has been the highest I’ve seen.  Fete organizers have begun releasing tickets and we’ve prepared a full list for you of all the best […]

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Fete List: Where to Party for Dominica Carnival 2019

February 17 – March 7, 2019 It’s that time! Dominica Carnival 2019 Fete List and Carnival Schedule! While Dominica is beefing up their fest list, here is a list of all the bess fetes happening in city center. Sunday | February 17, 2019 12PM – Wet Dock – Ultimate All Inclusive Cruise – Contact Committee […]

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Global Carnivalist Travels: Haiti

Hi guys! A LOT of people have been inquiring about my Haiti trip and for good reason. It’s rare people travel to Haiti for leisure, either because of the rumors that Haiti is violent or the images we see on international newsrooms. Haiti was amazing for me. The first free black nation and many Haitians […]

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