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Searchlight Tribes Mas Band on Sting Power

Searchlight Tribes Mas Band on Sting Power


Sting Power SEARCHLIGHT Tribes Mas Band will this Sunday, April 5, 2009, be launching its presentation for Vincy Mas 2009 entitled ‘Treasures of the Caribbean’.{{more}}

The event will be taking place at the Chamber of Industry and Commerce Car Park, beginning at 5p.m.

The band consists of six adult sections: St.Vincent -Regatta, St.Lucia -Sulphur Springs, Dominica -Rainforest, Guyana -Gold, Trinidad and Tobago – Steel Pan, Haiti – Rituals. There will be two children sections, namely, Barbados -Flying Fish, and French Antilles -Zouk.

The adult section was designed by Dylan Pitcairn of St.Lucia, while the kids sections were drawn by Ossie Constance of St.Vincent and the Grenadines.

The band, which has been participating in Vincy Mas for the past three years, will be aiming to take the title of ‘Band of the Year’ come Carnival this year. Despite the economic challenges, the band is expecting to host about 450 revelers this year, with about 150 of these persons coming from St.Lucia.

Sting Power-SEARCHLIGHT Tribes Mas Band is located opposite the Ministry of Agriculture. This year, the band is proudly being sponsored by Sting Power, SEARCHLIGHT, The Cell, Right Stuff, Bryden and Partners, and other individual sponsors.