In Barbados, the Crop Over Cavalcades is a series of four small stage shows designed to create hype for the Crop Over Festival season throughout the island.
These community based events are locally called “The Calvacades” and officially named the Fantastic Four Cavalcades with outdoor concerts held at various locations around Barbados.
The Cavalcades feature seasoned calypso/soca artiste from the previous years, while showcasing cultural talent and upcoming performers, as well as introducing new songs for the current season.
The four cavalcades are mainly youth focused, spreading out for (4) weekends. However, there is usually one night for veterans and vintage calypso/soca.
This cultural talent showcase, also feature dance productions, and steel pan, folk and tuk music.
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Formerly called Super Six Cavalcades" & "Community Crop Over Cavalcades
OFFICIAL CROP OVER FESTIVAL SEASON - July to August
National Cultural Foundation (NCF) - Agency responsible for the festival
The National Cultural Foundation (NCF)
Address: West Terrace, St. James
Tel: (246) 424-0909