Just Us Kids Jr. Carnival Band, Winners of Junior carnival 2011 in their continued effort to promote Jr. Carnival 2012 will be hosting its Fourth annual Pre- Carnival Fair this Saturday 23rd June from 1pm to 6 pm at The Ave Maria Primary School Grounds.
The Pre Carnival Kids Fair aim is to foster participation and help develop the rebuilding of Junior Carnival. Every year it have recognized that greater attention to our most prized national festival, carnival has become a festival for mainly adults and the kids who are also the future of the mas are left on the ways side to a down played under promoted Jr. Carnival ever year.
As a result Just Us Kids Jr. Carnival Band has created a number of youth friendly initiatives to encourage youth participation giving the youth a sense of belonging in our prized Festival. Supporting this Event is one of St. Lucia’s new leading Calypso Tents for this Calypso Season 2012, De Soca Lypso Revue who will be featuring some of their leading soca and calypso Stars who promises to give the Kids a real Calypso Treat.
The Kids will be part of an exciting afternoon of fun games, lucky dips, face painting, Karaoke, treasure Hunts and Dance Performances by Dance Troupes back up by a popular D.J. At this event Just Us Kids Junior carnival will also Unveil their official sponsors for 2012, Display their costume portrayal of Earth Song, and officially Launch Just Us kids Representative for the upcoming Frist ever Miss Jr. Carnival Princess Pageant which is a new initiative organized by the CDF to enhance Junior Carnival 2012.
The media is invited to Join the kids this Saturday at the pre carnival Fair ,remember the kids to have a Voice to express in the whole organizing and perception of St. Lucia carnival. Come support this initiatives change begins with the youth.
Barry George (Band Leader)