Fete List: Where to Party for Labor Day Weekend in NYC 2018

Time Frame: August 29 – September 4, 2018 Here are some of the best soca parties/fetes happening in New York City for Labor Day weekend. Labor Day weekend in NYC is ALWAYS a bess lime, people come from the islands to fete with us. Some of the best Caribbean promotion groups will be throwing events […]

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The Carnival Beat: MUA Guide

Hello Beauties! July kicks off the carnival season, at least for Trinidad Carnival, where we get to do it all over again. As carnival becomes more popular, masqueraders all over, want to look their best on the road. From choosing the best fetes, fete outfits, getting in the gym and now, choosing the best Make-Up […]

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Fete List: Where to Fete for Crop Over 2017

Crop Over Time Frame: July 28  – August 8, 2017  Visit the 2018 Crop Over Fete List  *Subscriber Only Access until June 1, 2018* Saturday – July 28 9PM – Tribe Ice Sunday – July 29 10AM – UV Frames Caesar’s Army Bacchanal Road  –  Register here  MONDAY – July 30 Mojito Monday Night Mas – Email […]

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Band Launch: Baje International Launches for Crop Over 2017

Time to get into Crop Over! Crop Over season starts shortly but we have 98 days until Kadooment and that means, fete lists to prepare, costumes to choose and band launches to showcase. Some bands (Xhosa, Kontact) have launched already. Baje International came to slay with their gorgeous colors and intricate unique designs. This band […]

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BAND LAUNCH: Xhosa Barbados Launches for Crop Over 2016

Xhosa Barbados launched their “Road to Redemption” theme on May 15th in Barbados. And based on the feedback from their clientele, they brought it! The band launch itself was a cooler fete and people had a good time. It definitely set the mood for the band launch. Their theme has african influences as you can […]

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BAND LAUNCH: Aura Launches for Crop Over 2016

Anyone who is familiar with Lauren Austin’s, previous designer at Zulu International, work, highly anticipated this band launch. When Bajan singer Rihanna Fenty goes home for Crop Over, we always see her adorned in Lauren Austin’s designs. Partnered with Trinidadian designer Anya Young-Chee, Lauren and Anya present us with The Aura Experience – The Immortals […]

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BAND LAUNCH: Krave The Band Launches for Crop Over 2016

Krave The Band, the most  anticipated Crop Over band launched their “Burlesque” theme in New York City on May 8. And damn was their presentation impressive. Gems, lace, feathers — a girl’s dream. Pre-registration is already open for some sections. Check out their presentation here: What are your thoughts? Is Crop Over starting to revel Trinidad’s […]

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BAND LAUNCH: Erup The Band launches for Crop Over 2016

New journeys, new experiences is what Erup The Band teased us with in the beginning of the year with their “Invictus, Journey to the Throne” theme! It is undeniable that they came out using the big guns, with Trinidad Designers and even hotter models, their 2016 Crop Over presentation is A1. For registration details and […]

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FETE LIST: Where to Party for Crop Over 2016

Crop Over Time Frame: July 24  – August 3  Ticket times, dates and how/where to purchase links for all the hot Crop Over 2016 fetes!  SUNDAY – JULY 24 10AM – On Ship – Purchase here TUESDAY – July 26 3PM – Bare Ice Cooler Fete – Purchase here 11PM – Colorz Soca Cruise – Purchase […]

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BAND LAUNCH: Zulu International Launches for Crop Over 2016

Zulu International launched their “Apocolypto” presentation on April 22 for Crop Over 2016. Bajan pop artist Rihanna, always plays mas with them when she goes home for Crop Over, so I had extremely high expectations for this launch. This year, their costumes are underwhelming. Individual sections look like frontline costumes (if that). Feathers are little […]

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