The Choiseul Development Foundation in collaboration with the Cultural Development Foundation (CDF) presents ‘Choiseul Expo 2012’ ‘BLOTJÉ EN CHOISEUL’ from Sunday 16th September to Monday 1st October 2012.
This initiative is intended to encourage the preservation and popularisation of various cultural forms and their derivatives which are unique to the district. The Festival will include:-
- Visual Arts
- Traditional Sports
- Agricultural and Culinary Traditions
- Music, Drumming, Dance (and other performing and expressive arts)
The main components will be the Choiseul Music Festival. This will feature Choiseul Artists including Meshach and the Unity Band and headliners of St Lucia Calypso 2012. The signature event will be the Craft and Agricultural Exhibition on the La Fargue Playing Field from Sunday 30th September to Monday 1st October. Along with these will be the Choiseul famous J’ Ouvert Party and Parade of Carnival Bands.
All St. Lucians are invited to fully participate in ‘Blotjé En Choiseul’ from September 16, to October 1.
Blotjé Choiseul Cultural Festival Program
|Sunday 16th– September||3:00pm-8:00pm||Mini Launch||Market Square||
|Sunday 23rd September||10:30am-3:00pm||Sports
|Sunday 30th September||1:00pm
|Craft & Agricultural Festival
Choiseul Country Festival
|La Fargue Playing Field
|Monday 1st October||4:30am
|Jour ‘ Overt
Craft & Agricultural Festival & Parade of Bands
|Sugar Plum to Choiseul Village
La Fargue Playing Field