The 2017 Carnival Road March got off without a hitch. Thirteen bands, seven juniors and six seniors battled in various themes and revelry as they took on that two mile [...]
Throughout the many festivities on carnival day, the Belize Police Department was working overtime to keep criminals at bay.Â Along the parade route officers kept a watchful eye for suspicious [...]
This Saturday Channel Five will be bringing you a comprehensive and live coverage of the 2017 annual carnival road march. Our coverage starts at one in the afternoon and hosts [...]
On Wednesday, carnival band leaders signed on to a peace declaration following a violent incident involving supporters at the conclusion of the King and Queen Competition. Greg Vernon of the [...]
Day three of mas camps took place on Wednesday night. The bands were in true form as the judging begins, all leading up to Saturdayâs road march. The competitive spirit [...]
Today, carnival band leaders, police and representatives from the National Celebrations Committee and the Belize Carnival Association converged at the Bliss Center for the Performing arts to sign a carnival [...]
With the Carnival King and Queen 2017 determined on Saturday night, the mas camps got underway on Monday night in the north and south sides of the city. The bands [...]
Saturday was chock full of activities. News Fiveâs Duane Moody also headed to the Marion Jones Sporting Complex for the King and Queen Competition of the 2017 carnival season. Â This [...]
On Friday, the annual carnival motorcade throughout the streets of Belize City gets underway. This will be followed by the revered competition of the giant costumes on Saturday night at [...]
And what will Carnival itself look like? We took the opportunity to ask the Associationâs president, Patrick Thompson, about the run-up to the event and he says it will be [...]
September ninthâs Carnival Road March will be returning to the Marion Jones Sporting Complex for the first time in many years, but it will take a new route to get [...]
While the Battle of Saint Georgeâs Caye and Independence Day remain the twin towers of the September Celebrations Calendar, in Belize City, the Carnival Road March reaches those heights.Â September [...]
CARIFESTA is the Caribbean festival of arts held every two years by CARICOM AND CARIFORUM countries to celebrate the best in Caribbean culture through music, literary arts, visual arts, theatre, [...]
San Pedrana, twenty-six-year-old Michelle Nunez won the coveted title of La Reina De La Costa Maya 2017. Nunez also walked away with the title for Best Costume for the night, [...]
Isle where Dara and friends have organized the tenth annual Lucky Dube Tribute.Â As usual, fans of reggae music and those wanting to contribute to the feeding program are being [...]
Christian music fans and evangelicals are awaiting the climax of the week-long Festival of Hope on Saturday at B.T.L. Park in Belize City.Â After several days of evangelism countrywide, the [...]
Last month we told you about the proposed new route for the annual Carnival Road March in September. In some quarters, the proposed route was not well-received.Â Â There were issues [...]
B.T.L. Park vendors are up in arms with the City Council. They say that the City Council went over their heads and made an agreement about the use of the [...]
Carnival season 2017 is in full swing and mas bands across the city are meticulously preparing for the upcoming road march.Â Getting there, for most associations, means participating in all [...]
Following news that soca star Destra was ordered by the court in Belize to pay a man US$8,000 (J$1,024,000) for damages he sustained while dancing with her, local dancers have vowed to be more careful.Admitting that...
SOCA songstress Destra Garcia has been ordered to pay a total of BZD $16,577 (TT $56,113) by a Belizean judge to a man who was injured during her performance at the Carnival Overload concert in Belize in 20 According to...
BELMOPAN, Belize (CMC) â A court in Belize has ordered soca artiste Destra Garcia to pay just over US$8,000 after the court found that she personally injured a man â Fernando Oliva â while gyrating on him...
PORT OF SPAIN â Soca star Destra Garcia has been ordered to pay damages to a male fan whose bladder was ruptured during her concert in Belize back in 2015. Last Wednesday, Justice Courtney Able ordered...
BELMOPAN, Belize, Jul. 4, CMC â A court in Belize has ordered soca artiste Destra Garcia to pay just over US$8,000 after the court found that she personally injured a man â Fernando Oliva, while gyrating on him...
BELMOPAN, Belize (CMC) â Soca artiste Destra Garcia has been ordered to pay just over US$8,000 after a court in Belize found that she personally injured a man â Fernando Oliva â while gyrating on him at a...
The annual carnival road march is at least three months away and there is already controversy brewing as a result of a proposal to reroute the parade from the Princess [...]