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Leeds West Indian Carnival
August 29, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Every year, months of preparation and a frenzy of costume dreams culminate in the official Leeds West Indian Carnival events.
There’s a show dedicated to children as well as a calypso showcase. There’s the drama of the stunning King & Queen Show costume extravaganza and the unexpected joy of a crack of dawn jam.
They all lead up to the carnival on August Bank Holiday Monday with jaw dropping costumes from across the UK and the perfect recipe of tastes, sights and sounds that make Leeds West Indian Carnival one of Europe’s most adored Caribbean carnivals. Contact us for more information. In the meantime here’s your essential guide to all our annual events;
SUNDAY 21ST AUGUST 2016
CARNIVAL PRINCE & PRINCESS SHOW
Carnival cuties kick off the Carnival season in rainbow creations. Who will be Leeds Carnival Prince & Princess 2016? Find out at this fun-filled, entertainment packed family show featuring New World Steel Orchestra, carnival moves from RJC Dance and Leeds Carnival on de Road Dancers, a rap-soca showcase, melodies from songstress Rochelle and Hope Young People’s Choir featuring Melvin Zakers and Leeds Young Authors.