Various kinds of music styles are heard: Reggae, Calypso, Soca, Hip-Hop etc’. The festival is held, continuously, for more than 40 years and it is known as the biggest of its kind in North America. The festival which is planed for several months, hosts lot of artists from all over the world together with thousands of enthusiastic spectators local and foreign who fill the city.
Due to the numerous visitors during the festival days and the high demand for accommodations it is recommended to check hotel rates and book rooms well in advance. The six weeks events reach its climax on the parade’s day which takes place along the lakeshore.
Wind instruments bands, dancers in colorful costumes, theatre shows participate in the parade. The random tourist will be overwhelmed by the ”Caribana festival” and will carry its fabulous memento forever. You must not miss this festival.