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August 2nd, 2016
August Monday Parade comes off with 42 entries

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- After a poor response to participation in the Annual August Monday Parade and concerns whether there was even going to be one this year, the event was pulled off somewhat yesterday, August 1, 2016 after some last minute entries that saved the day.

August 6th, 2015
Colourful troupes compensate for ridiculously late start to EE/LL parade

EAST END/LONG LOOK, Tortola, VI – The annual Festival parade at East End/Long Look yesterday August 5, 2015 had a delayed start which left persons asking what was happening this year with so many of the festival activities commencing later than the norm.

August 4th, 2015
Poor participation @ Festival Parade 2015

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A very late start of 3pm may not have been all that bad as the Emancipation Festival Parade in Road Town on August 3, 2015 would have probably been wrapped up way too early than expected.

April 10th, 2015
Downed electrical cable stalled VG Easter Festival Parade – PRO

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI – The Virgin Gorda Easter Parade on April 6, 2015 was delayed for hours beyond the scheduled start of 12pm due to a floored electrical cable and the late arrival of troupes from Tortola, according to the Virgin Gorda Easter Festival Committee's Public Relations Officer, Mr Jerrel A. George.

August 10th, 2014
UPDATE: 60th Festival winners announced @ closing ceremony

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The full list of winners of this year’s Festival Parade was released last night August 9, 2014 at the closing ceremony held at the Iris Freeman Festiville in Road Town, Tortola, Virgin Islands.

August 7th, 2014
Farewell to EE/LL Festival? – Patrons speak

EAST END, Tortola, VI – The crowd of spectators that turned up to witness the East End/Long Look leg of the annual street parade were disappointed for the most part yesterday August 6, 2014 as there were under ten troupes for them to see.

December 28th, 2013
Long Bush Xmas parade 2013 in living colour - video exclusive

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - For the residents of Road Town and the surrounding areas, there is no Christmas without the now popular Long Bush Christmas parade. Christmas in the Virgin Islands is held on December 25, each year to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. It is a public holiday.

August 13th, 2013
This is not an expat Carnival!– Donald E. de Castro

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – “A complete disaster,” were the words of commentator and social activist Mr Donald E. deCastro in describing the Road Town segment of the just ended 2013 Emancipation Festival Parade.

April 29th, 2013
Much colour & gyration at Carnival 2013 in St Thomas, USVI

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI- ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- It was a kaleidoscope of colours in St Thomas, United States Virgin Islands on Saturday April 27, 2013 when the Carnival 2013 Adult Parade was held along Main Street.

April 2nd, 2013
Hundreds turn out for VG Easter Festival Parade

SPANISH TOWN, Virgin Gorda, VI – Several hundred persons lined the streets of Spanish Town to witness the annual Easter Parade in Virgin Gorda under brilliant sunshine yesterday April 1, 2013.


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