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Our Cropover Festival!!

Tuesday, August 02, 2011

The Cropover Festival...Is a celebration of the end of the Sugar Cane harvest...Where tribute
is paid to the workers of the sugar industry...'most of our sugar..is sold to the European Union
Countries'...So as in days of Yore...there is jubilation...And this takes the form of Various Cultural shows..Plays..Singing Competitions where our Calypso Artistes..Compete against each other for the Calypso Crown Title...and Big Prizes...There's also prizes for...... the hard working people of the industry too....These proceedings are about six weeks starting in July
and Culminating on.....The first of August....With the Parade of Various Costumed Bands.......
Which is Called....'Kadooment'......whi
ch means a potpourri......or mixture of Colour...Calypso..
Dancing... Steel Pan Music....Lots of Fun and Revelry...all thrown into one.....And attended by
thousands here and from abroad.....A truly memorable Event!! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
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