Calypsonians vying for the Calypso Monarch title perform throughout the festival period in calypso ‘tents’.
On pre-announced nights, the competition’s judges visit each tent and score the performers on known criteria.
Get ready for the biggest calypso competition in the region!
This event showcases the best calypsonians in Barbados, as they compete for the crown and the title of Pic-O-De-Crop Monarch. Calypso, dubbed as the people’s newspaper, offers artists the opportunity to express issues of the people in song. Patrons will be awarded an electrifying atmosphere and the opportunity to cheer on their favorites. This event promises to showcase amazing performances, offer a thrilling competition, and a vibrant atmosphere, Pic-O-De-Crop is an event you don’t want to miss!
For more information visit Pic-O-De-Crop Finals – National Cultural Foundation, Barbados (ncf.bb)