The Cambridge Carnival Jamboree

The Cambridge Carnival Jamboree

The Cambridge Carnival Jamboree is a celebration for National Caribbean American Heritage month.

Thursday, June 24, 2021 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

The Cambridge Carnival Jamboree is a celebration for National Caribbean American Heritage month and will be held in collaboration with the City of Cambridge’s Mayor’s office on the City Hall Lawn on Thursday June 24, 2021 from 5-8pm. Cambridge Carnival International is the oldest Caribbean organization in Cambridge. The Carnival Jamboree event will celebrate the contributions of Caribbean residents of Cambridge and recognize the rich cultural heritage of the Caribbean diaspora. The event is free to the public and a rain date of July 8, 2021 is scheduled.

There will be a live DJ by our board member DJ Ohh of Whistle and Bell Sound System, a dance performance by a Cambridge Group, Soca Fusion, a Haitian food truck, history of Carnival, Kids craft making activities, and a costume display to be presented at City Hall or Cambridge Public Library. Mayor Siddiqui and City Manager Louie DePasquale will greet the audience with messages to the Caribbean community. The 27th Cambridge Carnival International will take place on Sunday, September 12, 2021 in Kendall Square.For more information visit www.cambridgecarnival.org

Schedule

5:00-5:30: DJ Ohh plays + Food from Gourmet Kreyol (They can be there at 5 o’clock)
5:30-5:40: Welcome from City Officials (Mayor Sumbul Siddiqui)
5:40-5:50: History of Caribbean in Boston, History of Carnival by Lynette Leveau Saxe
5:50-6:05: Soca Fusion
6:05-6:15: DJ Ohh plays
6:15-6:30: Tempo International Steel Pan ft. Sista Dee
6:30-6:40: Caribbean Trivia
6:40-7:00: Soca-cize Dance Contest
7:00-7:15: DJ Nomadik
7:15-7:30: Tempo International Steel Pan ft. Sista Dee
7:30-8:00: DJ Ohh Jam Finale

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617 863 0476