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Published:Friday | April 21, 2017 | 4:00 AM
A painted couple at Bacchanal Jamaica’s Beach J’Ouvert at Grizzly’s Plantation Cove, St Ann, earlier this month.
Nadeika Bernard shows a costume for Jamaica Carnival 2017.
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today april 21

St Andrew

Bacchanal J'Ouvert

Bacchanal Jamaica 2017's Bacchanal J'Ouvert and Road March from Mas Camp, National Stadium. Featuring Kes the Band.

St Andrew

Celebrating HIM's visit

The Twelve Tribes of Israel celebrates the Anniversary of Haile Selassie's Visit to Jamaica at its Hope Road headquarters. Featuring Daweh Congo, King Sounds, Fred Locks, Twelve Tribess of Israel sound system.

St Andrew

Reflections on 1966

Reflections on the Visit of HIM Haile Selassie to Jamaica in 1966 and the 50th anniversary commemoration of his visit is at N1, Neville Hall Lecture Theatre, UWI, Mona. Talks by Franklyn St Juste, Mel Tewehade, Sister Mitzie and

Ras Ivi.

sunday april 23

St Andrew

Revellers on the road

It is Carnival Road March Day. Bacchanal Jamaica start from Sovereign Centre; Jamaica Carnival starts out along Hope Road.

St Andrew

School band finals

The finals of Jamaica's Best School Band Competition, Season Four, is at the Vera Moody Concert Hall, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, starting at 2 p.m. contestants are Bog Walk, St Catherine, Cross Keys, Belair and Camperdown high schools, and Jamaica College.