PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – The ultimate guide to experiencing Trinidad and Tobago Carnival has been published online. The Trinidad and Tobago Carnival Calendar 2016 is a comprehensive guide to all the major Carnival parties and other events, which will occur from January 1 to Carnival Sunday, February 7, 2016.
Carnival 2016 promises to be an exciting and hectic one, with over 100 events scheduled for the short five week season, prior to Carnival Monday and Tuesday.
Trinidad and Tobago Carnival is the largest street festival in the Caribbean. Visitors from all around the world make their way to Trinidad annually, for the Carnival parties and other events in the lead up to Carnival Monday and Tuesday, when thousands of masqueraders take to the streets for j’ouvert and the parade of the bands.
For more information, and to download a copy of the 2016 Carnival Calendar, visit Ticket Federation online at ticketfederation.com/schedule or to plan your Carnival getaway visit gotrinidadandtobago.com
About Trinidad & Tobago
Home to the largest Carnival celebration in the Caribbean, Trinidad & Tobago is the southernmost Caribbean nation located seven miles east off the Venezuelan coast. Ranked the happiest nation in the Caribbean by the United Nations’ World Happiness Report, in 2013 and 2015, the destination’s distinct and harmonious blend of cultures, eclectic cuisine and environmental treasures continue to attract travelers of all ages to its shores. Birthplace of the limbo and the world famous steelpan, the only acoustic instrument invented in the 20th century, as well as a diverse mix of monthly festivals and events, it’s little wonder that Trinidad is known as the ‘cultural capital of the Caribbean.’ Sister island Tobago offers a quintessential Caribbean vibe with secluded beaches, quaint villages, private villas and award-winning eco attractions. Tobago is home to the largest brain coral in the Western Hemisphere and the oldest protected reserve in the Western hemisphere, The Main Ridge Rainforest. Come and explore Trinidad and Tobago – the true Caribbean!
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