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07 August 2017
Crop Over Festival - Grand Kadooment

This carnival parade features large bands with members dressed in elaborate costumes to depict various themes.

Designers compete for the coveted Designer of the Year prize while the revelers are intent on having a good time!

The revelers make their way from the National Stadium to Spring Garden accompanied by the pulsating rhythm of calypso music. People line the route to watch and photograph the bands go by, joining in the merriment where they can.  When the revelers reach Spring Garden, the party continues with more fantastic music, lots of food and drink and, for some, a quick swim at the nearby beach. A grand end to a grand festival.

The bands parade across in front of the stands at the National Stadium before proceeding to Spring Garden.

Bands are judged in the following categories:
Portrayal: 40 points
Depiction of a theme

Craftsmanship: 20 points
Skill in costume making

Presentation: 10 points
Impact made on the stage

Originality: 15 points
Inventiveness in use of materials and portrayal of the concept

Visual Impact: 15 points

Admission:
Adults Bds $20
Children 4-12 y.o. Bds FREE

Box Offices:
https://secure.ticketpal.com/event/CROP-OVER-2017---Grand-Kadooment ; A&B Soundz- Sheraton Centre; CS Pharmacy Lower Broad Street; Nu Look Boutique- Roebuck Street; Warrens Ticket Centre- Massy Stores Supercentre; Henrietta's Closet- Sky Mall, Haggatt Hall; Sol Service Station- Speightstown, St.Peter; Emerald City Supermarket, Six Roads; Sol Redmans- Redman Village, St. Thomas; Lucky Horse Shoe- Warrens , St.Michael; Sundek- Limegrove; Carlton Supermarket- Black Rock; KOMI- Kensington Oval; Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre - Two Mile Hill; L&M Touch of Class - Shop #3 Pelican Craft Centre


Start time: 8:00 AM

Venue: The National Stadium to Spring Garden Highway

 

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