Spotlight on: Cayman Bacchanal


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LIME presents Cayman Carnival Batabano 2015
 

What is Cayman Bacchanal?

Cayman Bacchanal is the evolution of Carnival in the Cayman Islands; an organization developed to redefine Carnival culture and make it the islands’ own, with special celebrations leading up to Cayman Carnival.

The goal is to offer pre-Carnival events of the same caliber as other islands around the world.

How is it connected to Batabano?

Cayman Bacchanal is a registered band for Batabano. Even though the primary focus is Carnival events leading up to Batabano, they do participate in the road parade with their exclusive T-shirt band.

How do people join in with the Cayman Bacchanal group?

People can register online at caymanbacchanal.ky or pick up a registration form at Singh’s Roti Shop, George Town.

Registration will be available on April 7 at both Singh’s Roti Shop and online. It is $50 to register with the Cayman Bacchanal group, and that includes a T-shirt, water bottle, unlimited drinks on the road, music and goodie bag.

What exclusive events are coming up?
    Sunday, April 5 –    Remedy – The Holiday Soca Pump at Dream Nightclub
        (Club opens at 12:01 a.m. due to holiday Monday.
    Friday, April 24 –    Annual Insane Wet Fete at Grand Harbour Parking Area
        – featuring International Soca Superstar from Trinidad, “5Star Akil.”
    Friday, May 1 –    Bacchanal Friday at Grand Harbour Parking Area
        – featuring an International Soca Superstar from Trinidad.
    Saturday, May 2 –    Bacchanal Last Lap Fete
        – featuring International Soca Superstar from Trinidad.

What’s the best way to get information/tickets?
Visit caymanbacchanal.ky or Singh’s Roti Shop, Funky Tangs and Winners Circle Sports.

Presenting sponsor, LIME

LIME is once again the presenting sponsor for Cayman Carnival Batabano, continuing its yearly support of the popular event.

Head of marketing, Julie Hutton, says that the telecommunications company is gearing up for another great Batabano celebration, stating: “LIME has been the presenting sponsor of Cayman Carnival Batabano for 11 years and during that time it has gone from strength to strength. This year looks like it’s going to be bigger and better than before with more costume bands, which will add to the spectacle and lots of street theater.”

“The LIME mas band will once again lead the parade and we’re delighted with the amount of people participating, many flying in specially for the event.  I’d encourage everyone to come out and show their support for this fabulous Carnival.”
 

 

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