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BACCHANAL JAMAICA CARNIVAL 2014
(April 19th-27th)

We've been surveying the carnival land in JA for 5 years now, and most happy to see the growth and progession of Bacchanal Jamaica as a whole.

And this year is going to very interesting with something to do every day (or night) for 10 straight days leading up to Road March (the parade) on Sunday April 27th. As Iwer says, it's Fete after Fete after Fete!

There are the not to be missed pillar events such as "Beach Jouvert", "Bachannal Jouvert", "Frenchmen Bazodee" and in its 3rd year "Sunrise Breakfast Party". Mid-week "I Love Soca" now holds it's own, and things look bright for 2nd year event "DUSK".

It's going to be a very busy weekend in Ochi Rios with Frenchmen's Breakfast Party "Rise Up" the morning before Beach Jouvert and Trini Jungle Juice's Cruise "SUN RUM FUN" on Easter Sunday morning; both newcomers to the Easter Weekend line-up.

And just when you think what else is new for 2014? The Roman are invading ... Caesars Army A.M.Bush will be gracing the shores of Jamaica!

Where to Fete? Click Here for listing of upcoming Jamaica Carnival 2014 Fetes.


CONQUEST & SURRENDER

The sounds of battle,
Rage all around. Under smoked filled skies,
And mud soaked ground.
Dancing flags blow to and fro,
While trumpet bursts overflow.

All around the tempo grows,
Back and forth in rhythmic flow
One last surge and then it's done...
Conquest at last,
The climax has come.

Who is the victor,
And who the vanquished?
... Conquest and surrender,
Such sweet, sweet anguish!

Visit www.bacchanaljamaica.com for more information.

Bacchanal Jamaica 2014 Schedule

We KNOW Carnival ~ We LOVE Carnival ~ WE ARE Carnival!

Got SOCA? Hear all the latest 2014 Soca Releases from both Upcoming & Established Artistes - Click Here. Watch spanking NEW Soca Music Videos HOT

Looking for a Carnival Costume? Got a Carnival costume to Sell? Looking for a last minute costume to Buy or Exchange? Check our TJJ Classifieds.

Want to know how everything unfolded in 2013?
See our 2013 Bacchanal Jamaica Coverage, as well as, past years [Click Here]


TJJ Recent Carnival Experiences
     

Trini Jungle Juice TV

You, TJJ & CarnivalYou, TJJ & Carnival (Season 6) - TJJ TV Series
Catch our "You, TJJ and Carnival" Carnival show every Wednesday at 9PM (Trinidad time / 8PM EST) with Repeats on Saturdays on SYNERGY TV (Channel 15 on the Flow Trinidad cable service | View Live online at www.livestream.com/synergytvconnect).

Past seasons of "You, TJJ and Carnival" also air through out the Caribbean every Friday @ 8pm ECT / 7pm EST on Caribvision (Flow ch. 31 in T&T - check schedule @ www.caribvision.tv) and in the US (New York, New Jersey, Connecticut) on Cablevision (ch. 1104 - check schedule @ www.cablevision.com)

Don't worry .... all episodes will be posted on TJJ TV so you can watch on repeat!

Want YOUR Carnival to be FEATURED on "You, TJJ and Carnival"? Contact us today at or call Dre 770.329.9999 (US) or 868.701.4262 (T&T)

 

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