More juniors competing in NIFCA this year

Statistics of the 46th edition of the annual National Independence Festival of Creative Arts (NIFCA) suggest there has been an increase in the number of junior and youth entries and entrants across th...

November 01, 2019
Community

Cultural showcase NIFCA rebranded

There are many changes in the works this NIFCA season and the National Cultural Foundation (NCF) is announcing its ‘rebrand’ of the now 46-year-old festival with a celebration of ‘Art in the Park’ on ...

October 12, 2019
Community

Cash choice for Classic

The 2019 Courtesy Calypso Monarch, William ‘Classic’ Waithe was given a few days to decide on which one of the prize options he was going to take- the fully loaded NISSAN X-Trail or the $100,000 in ca...

August 16, 2019
Community

WATCH: Bajans CARIFESTA ready!

In just under a week, over 50 Barbadian creatives will storm the streets of Port-of-Spain, Trinidad to showcase the best in local talent at the 14th edition of the Caribbean Festival of Arts (CARIFEST...

August 12, 2019
Caribbean News

Crop Over Stalwart Herring passes

Days after the curtain came down on the Crop Over festival 2019, so too has the curtain on the life of one of the stalwarts of the festival. Police say the body of Edward Rowe was discovered someti...

August 07, 2019
Barbados News

NCF CEO gives Pic O De Crop a passing grade

The Chief Executive Officer of the National Cultural Foundation is pleased with this year's staging of the  Pic-O-De-Crop competition. Carol Roberts-Reifer, speaking on the state-owned Caribbe...

August 07, 2019
Festivals