Official opening of Dominica's Carnival

Official opening of Dominica's Carnival - The real MAS 2010 - set for Saturday
Published on Saturday, January 23, 2010

Carnival Opening

ROSEAU, Dominica -- Officials from the Carnival Development Committee have promised an extravagant display of originality, colour and pageantry for the opening parade and official ceremony for Dominica’s carnival, ‘The Real Mas’ 2010.

A wide variety of groups, costume bands, carnival queen contestants and other individuals from across the country are expected to assemble and proceed from 3 pm starting on Victoria Street in Roseau, passing along the Dame Eugenia Charles Boulevard and culminating at the Pottersville Savannah.

The official opening ceremony, which will begin at 6.30pm, will hear addresses from Ministers of Government as well as officials from the Carnival Development Committee.