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Kiddies on parade

Kiddies on parade

Every colour in the rainbow graced the National Stadium as 15 bands crossed the stage to be judged today for Junior Kadooment. Young revelers braved the heat to proudly display their costumes to the members of the audience gathered at the Stadium.  . A few hundred patrons filled the temporary seating to watch and support […]

Girl Guides launch Kadooment band

Girl Guides launch Kadooment band

The Girl Guides Association of Barbados will present judges with ‘Beautiful Barbados: Land, Sea and Sky’ at Junior Kadooment on July 23. Band leader Hetty Stoute-Oni told yesterday’s launch that the designer Nykeba Oni made sure to celebrate and identify the beauty of the island’s 166 square miles for the association’s first participation in the […]

First time is the charm

First time is the charm

They say that the third time is the charm but incredibly that wasn’t the case for the 5th Element Kiddies Band. In just their first appearance at yesterday’s Junior Kadooment they walked away with the bounty of titles, including the Best Junior Band at the annual Crop Over event. 5th Element had all the right elements; enthusiast […]

5th Element rules

5th Element rules

The 5th Element Kiddies Band has walked away with the Best Junior Band title for Junior Kadooment. The portrayal De Climate and We was designed by Kevin Small. Second place went to Gwyneth Squires’ We playing a different kinda game, while Trevor Nichols’ Celebration placed third. The best school band title went to Westbury Primary. […]

Juniors show their colours

Juniors show their colours

by Tonia Husbands A virtual sea of color was on display at the National Stadium today as just under 20 bands with members dressed in brightly-coloured costumes paraded for the judges in this year’s Junior Kadooment. Family, friends and supporters – some of whom had earlier positioned themselves to get the best vantage point along […]

Vendors complain

Vendors complain

While hard times may have contributed to a big drop in sales at Junior Kadooment, operators of several stalls are upset over the early end of the event. Speaking to Barbados TODAY as the last band crossed the track at the National Stadium just before 2 pm, vendors called for the length of the event […]

Full Juniors line-up

Here is this year’s full line-up of Junior Monarch contestants. In the 8-12 Category: Zaria Jada T Thompson, Princess Mighty Makeda Thomas, Raanan Hackett, Kiara KiKi John, Asher Dynamo Murrell, Asha Sugar Apple Holder, Karia Starfire Campbell, Trezelle Jatanya Alleyne, Liana Black Beauty Ifill, Keonai KiKi Boo Walker and Jade Grant. In the 13-18 Category: […]

St Stephen’s set

St Stephen’s set

After taking a break last year, the St Stephen’s Primary School Junior Kadooment band will be back on the road this year. This morning, the Black Rock, St Michael school launched its 2014 band themed Historic Bridgetown And Its Garrison. Bandleader and art teacher at the institution, Hezel Roberts, said the band targeted the entire […]

Eyes of Honesty set on Pic-O-De-Crop

Eyes of Honesty set on Pic-O-De-Crop

For Charice Walrond it was perseverance and a ride of true Honesty about experiences dear to her heart that took her to victory in the 13-18 category of the Scotiabank Junior Monarch Competition last year. As the curtain falls on her reign, Honesty as she is known on stage, she has her eyes set on […]

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