Junior Monarch finalists announced

The semi-finals of the Scotiabank Junior Calypso Monarch competition concluded last night at the Sir Garfield Sobers Gymnasium. Seventeen young men and women were successful in advancing to the fin...

July 08, 2019
Community

2019 Soca Monarch Finalists announced

The finalists in the 2019 Soca Monarch competition put on by the National Cultural Foundation (NCF) have been announced. Just after 3am on Saturday morning, MC Jamar the Star Brown, accom...

July 06, 2019
Festivals

Pan Pun De Sand now free

The National Cultural Foundation has reversed its decision to put an admission fee on the popular steel pan event, Massy Pan Pun De Sand.   News of this came from Chief Executive Off...

June 06, 2019
Community

Duty-free concessions finally approved

Minister of Culture, John King has announced that cultural practitioners will be granted duty-free concessions.   Speaking from the National Cultural Foundation today, Minister King ...

June 03, 2019
Barbados News

New Crop Over event - BAJARAMA heats up

The government gets its Crop Over 2019 ball rolling this weekend with its first-ever Bajarama with a theme of partying in peace. And sponsors have answered their call in the form of title...

May 03, 2019
Community

More uniformed Crop Over calendar

-by Ryan Gilkes  The National Cultural Foundation's (NCF) Chief Executive Officer is heralding a new approach to promotions and events during the Crop Over festival. Carol Roberts-Reifer to...

April 17, 2019
Community