2020
Trinidad & Tobago Calendar






Dates in red are public holidays
dates and events are subject to change or be cancel without notice
January 1st - New Year's Day.

2nd to 26th - Logos Hope Floating Book Fair at the Cruise Ship Complex, Port of Spain. Opening hours are Tuesday-Saturday: 10 am-9 pm and Sundays 2 pm- 9 pm. Entrance fee is $10. Adults 65 and over and children under 12 enter for free.

4th - Theron Shaw and the Theron Shaw Project will present 'Project 2020' at Kafe Blue, Wrightson Road, Port of Spain; 8 pm. Featuring: Ed Epstein (Swedish/American saxophonist); Ron Reid (Trinidadian bassist/composer/Berklee lecturer); Mickhail Salcedo (steel pannist) and Baba Onilu (organic percussionist). The Theron Shaw Project consists of five musicians - Michael Low Chew Tung on keyboards; Rodney Alexander on bass guitar; Khalen Alexander on drums; Sheena Richardson on percussion; and Theron Shaw on guitar.

5th - Pembroke Harvest Festival.

10th - World Hindi Day.

11th - Small Conventional Bands Panorama Semi-Finals at Victoria Square, Park Street, Port of Spain; 4pm.

11th - TASSO Youths Presents Fundraiser Cake Sale at All Stars Panyard & Victoria Square, Port of Spain; 6am till. Food items: Cheese Cake, Sweet Bread, Croissant, Accra and Tuna.

11th - The Tunapuna/Piarco Regional Corporation's Interfaith Service and Military Parade at St Joseph RC Church from 7.30 am. to 2 pm.

11th - The Tunapuna/Piarco Regional Corporation's Family Fun and Sports Day at Constantine Park, Macoya; from 1 pm. to 6 pm.

11th to 12th - Brechin Castle Open Golf Tournament at BCGC (Brechin Castle Golf Course), Couva.

12th - Parlatuvier Harvest Festival.

12th - Spring Garden Harvest Festival.

15th - The Tunapuna/Piarco Regional Corporation Food Festival and Street Party from St John's Road to Morton Street; 5 pm. to midnight.

17th - Small Conventional Bands Panorama Finals at Carnival City, Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain; 7pm.

18th - RS/RR production's 'The Escape' (play) at Queen's Hall, St Ann's Road, St Ann's; 8.30pm. The play features Richard Ragoobarsingh, Debra Boucaud Mason, Ria Ali, Aaron Schneider and introducing Joshua Boyce. It is directed by Debra Boucaud Mason with lighting by Celia Wells, costume by Sean Edwards and Jabili Rahway and, set furnishings by Fens of Marabella. The Escape is written by Ricardo Samuel.

19th - RS/RR production's 'The Escape' (play) at Queen's Hall, St Ann's Road, St Ann's; 6.30pm. The play features Richard Ragoobarsingh, Debra Boucaud Mason, Ria Ali, Aaron Schneider and introducing Joshua Boyce. It is directed by Debra Boucaud Mason with lighting by Celia Wells, costume by Sean Edwards and Jabili Rahway and, set furnishings by Fens of Marabella. The Escape is written by Ricardo Samuel.

19th - Vaughnette Bigford's Jazz Brunch at the Lions Cultural Centre, Fitzblackman Drive, Port of Spain; from 11am to 4pm.

19th - T&T International Marathon from St. Mary's Junction, Freeport to Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain; walk starts: 3:30 am | run starts: 5:00 am. For more information visit: http://ttmarathon.com/race-information/full-marathon.

20th - BPTT and the BPTT Renegades Steel Orchestra concert entitle 'Beethoven Meets Renegades - A Classic Steel Experience' at Queen's Hall, St Ann's Road, St Ann's; 7pm. A limited number of complimentary tickets will be made available to the public for collection at Queen's Hall box office.

20th - South/Central Zone Junior Panorama Preliminary Judging at respective school/panyard/communities.

21st - Eastern Zone Junior Panorama Preliminary Judging at respective school/panyard/communities.

22nd - North Zone Junior Panorama Preliminary Judging at respective school/panyard/communities.

25th - Chinese New Year (Year of the Rat).

25th to 26th - TTGA Classic Golf Tournament at SAGC (St. Andrew's Moka Golf Course), Maraval.

25th to 31st - East Clubs Classified Tournament (Tennis).

26th - Besetha Harvest Festival.

26th - Junior Panorama National Finals at Carnival City, Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain; 9am.

26th - St. Patrick's Harvest Festival.

26th - SWAHA International Hindu Organisation Annual Sports Day at the Ato Boldon Stadium; 9 am.

26th - UWI Fete 2020 at UWI Grounds of the Principal's Residence, UWI St Augustine; 12pm. to 8pm.You can also purchase tickets online at ticketgateway.com. For more information visit http://www.uwifetett.com or email: info@southex.co.tt.

28th - Ganesh Jayanti.

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February 2nd - World Wetlands Day.

2nd - Hope Harvest Festival.

4th - World Cancer Day.

4th - Carifta Open Water Swim Trials at las Cuevas.

7th to 9th - Scarborough Cup Golf Tournament at Magdalena Grand Gold Course, Hampden Road, Lowland, Tobago.

8th - RGP's - Bacchanal & Drama Inside D Carnival at NAPA (National Academy for the Performing Art), Frederick Street, Port of Spain; 8pm. Limited Balcony: $100 (both venues); General Admission: $150; VIP: $200. Tickets available at ALL NLCB Lotto Stations Nationwide. For more information call 774-5555 or email: rgpltd2002@yahoo.com. Click here to see flyer.

9th - Adelphi Harvest Festival.

9th - Savannah Party - National Panorama Semi-Finals (Medium and Large Conventional Bands) at Carnival, Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain; 1pm.

12th - Under the Trees Concert entitled 'One & Only' – Celebrating Fred Chin Lee at Hotel Normandie 10 Nook Avenue, St. Ann's. Box office: Mon to Sat: 10am to 6pm; for ticket and information call 625-8732.

12th to 18th - National Age Group Long Course Swimming Championship at National Aquatic Centre, Couva.

16th - Buccoo Harvest Festival.

16th - Medium Conventional Bands National Panorama Finals at Dwight Yorke Stadium, Bacolet, Tobago; 7pm.

19th - Under the Trees Concert entitled'David Rudder – The Gift of Music'at Hotel Normandie 10 Nook Avenue, St. Ann's. Box office: Mon to Sat: 10am to 6pm; for ticket and information call 625-8732.

20th - Carona Ladies Golf Tournament at SAGC (St. Andrew's Moka Golf Course), Maraval.

20th - Under the Trees Concert entitled'Patrice Roberts – Strength of a Woman II – Celebration of Music at Hotel Normandie 10 Nook Avenue, St. Ann's. Box office: Mon to Sat: 10am to 6pm; for ticket and information call 625-8732.

21st - Maha Shivaratri.

21st - Under the Trees Concert entitled'Destra – We! Rum & Soca'at Hotel Normandie 10 Nook Avenue, St. Ann's. Box office: Mon to Sat: 10am to 6pm; for ticket and information call 625-8732.

21st to 23rd - Blackmans' annual Friendship Festival entitled 'Love Revolution' at Canaan, Tobago. For further info, call 868-363-4422 or email friendshipfestivaltt@gmail.com.

21st to 23rd - Tobago Carnival Regatta 2020 at Pigeon Point Heritage Park, Tobago.

22nd - Large Conventional Bands National Panorama Finals at Carnival City, Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain; 7pm.

22nd - Pigeon Feast Fest '2020 at St. Anns. Hosted by the Upper Cemetery Street Residents Association (UCSRA) of Covigne Road, Diego Martin. For more info: 307-2493 or 757-0739.

22nd to 23rd - Svelty Trinidad & Tobago Ladies Open Golf Tournament at SAGC (St. Andrew's Moka Golf Course), Maraval.

23rd - Dimanche Gras 2020.

23rd - Bon Accord Harvest Festival.

23rd - Franklyn Harvest Festival.

23rd - All Stars's Soca by de River at AllStars, Panyard, Duke Street, Port of Spain; 9 pm. Music by Trinidad All Stars Tickets: $200TT; Available from Band Members and at the Panyard or call 627-2121, 741-0796 or 379-5896.

24th - Carnival Monday.

25th - Carnival Tuesday.

26th - Ash Wednesday.

28th - Alternative Comedy Festival 2020 at SAPA (Southern Academy for the Performing Art), Todd Street, San Fernando; 8.30pm. Limited Balcony: $100 (both venues); General Admission: $150; VIP: $200. Tickets available at ALL NLCB Lotto Stations Nationwide. For more information call 774-5555 or email: rgpltd2002@yahoo.com. Click here to see flyer.

28th to 1st Mar - St James Tennis Club Tournament.

29th - Carnival Lagniappe, Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain; 7pm.

29th - RGP's Alternative Comedy Festival 2020 at NAPA (National Academy for the Performing Art), Frederick Street, Port of Spain; 8pm. Limited Balcony: $100 (both venues); General Admission: $150; VIP: $200. Tickets available at ALL NLCB Lotto Stations Nationwide. For more information call 774-5555 or email: rgpltd2002@yahoo.com. Click here to see flyer.

TBC - Everybody Loves Raymond Annual Valentine's Day Concert at the Centre of Excellence, Macoya, from 7 pm. Featuring: Amit Mishra, Avanie Joshi, G3: Varun, Vinesh, Amish and Arvind (sons of Raymond and Richard Ramarine). plus Raymond Ramnarine with his band Dil-E-Nadan.
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March 28th Feb to 1st Mar - St James Tennis Club Tournament.

1st Mar. to 31st Aug. - Leatherback Watching in Trinidad & Tobago.

1st - RGP's Alternative Comedy Festival 2020 at NAPA (National Academy for the Performing Art), Frederick Street, Port of Spain; 5.30 pm. Limited Balcony: $100 (both venues); General Admission: $150; VIP: $200. Tickets available at ALL NLCB Lotto Stations Nationwide. For more information call 774-5555 or email: rgpltd2002@yahoo.com. Click here to see flyer.

1st - Sportindustrytt Conference.

2nd - Mt. St. George Harvest Festival.

7th to 21st - Tranquility Open (Tennis).

8th - International Women's Day.

10th - Phagwa-Holi Festival.

10th - Kendra Phagwa Festival at the Kendra Grounds, Gilibia Trace, Raghunanan Road, Enterprise, Chaguanas; 9 am.

14th - Commonwealth Day.

15th - St Francois Valley Girls' College annual 5K Run/Walk, St Clair Road, Queen's Park Savannah.

15th - TTGA Junior Pro-Am Golf Tournament.

17th - St. Patrick Day.

17th - T&T Open Pro-Am Golf Tournament.

19th - St. Joseph Day.

19th to 22nd - Trinidad & Tobago Open Golf Tournament.

20th - International Earth Day.

25th - Hindi (Hindu) New Year.

25th - Wheels on the Avenue (cycling) at Ariapita Avenue, Port of Spain.

27th to 29th - Horticultural Society of Trinidad and Tobago (HSTT) Flower Show at Trinidad Country Club.

30th - Spiritual Baptist Liberation Shouter Day.

30th - Pigeon Peas Festival in Diego Martin.

TBA - Percussion on the Greens at DCFA (Department of Creative and Festival Arts - Musical Arts Unit), Gordon Street, St. Augstine; 3:30 pm. Admission: TT $60.00 Adults; TT $20.00 Children.

TBA - Talk Tent 2020 at Queen's Hall, St Ann's. The show times are 8 pm. on the first two nights and at 6 p.m. on Sunday.

TBA - World Comedy Festival 2020 (Spektakula Promotions with YMG Productions).

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April 1st Mar. to 31st Aug. - Leatherback Watching in Trinidad & Tobago.

1st - Mayaro Borough Days.

1st - National Youth Day.

2nd - Ram Navami.

4th - Jazz Artists on The Greens at The Greens at Farm Road, Saint Joseph. Gates open at 3.30 pm with show time starting at 5 pm. For more info: visit JAOTG page on Facebook or jaotg.com.

4th to 10th - CCCAN Open Water Swim Trials (10K) at Las Cuevas.

7th - World Health Day.

8th - Hanuman Jayanti.

10th - Good Friday.

10th to 11th - Easter International Grand Prix at Arima Velodrome.

11th - Daren Ganga Golf Tournament at MLGCC (Millennium Lakes Golf & Country Club), Sunrise Park, Trincity.

12th - Easter Sunday.

12th - Radio 90.5FM Easter Kite Flying at Queen's Park Savannah.

13th - Easter Monday.

13th - Buccoo Goat, Donkey & Crab Races at Mt. Pleasant.

13th to 18th - CATCH National Jr. Championship (Tennis).

15th to 17th - RBL Trinidad & Tobago Junior Open Golf Tournament.

14th - Buccoo Goat, Donkey & Crab Races at Buccoo.

19th - Charlotteville Harvest Festival.

19th - TTTF ( Trinidad and Tobago Triathlon Federation) National Aquathlon at Las Cuevas; 7am.

19th to 25th - Administrative Professional's Week (Secretary's Week).

19th to 25th - National Volunteer Week.

22nd - Administrative Professional's Day (Secretary's Day).

22nd - Earth Day.

22nd to 28th - Point Fortin Borough Invitational Swim at Point Fortin Pool, Point Fortin.

22nd to 29th - St. Augustine Club Tournament.

23rd - The San Fernando City Corporation's Annual San City Green Expo at Skinner Park in San Fernando; 10 am.

23rd to 26th - The Tobago Jazz Experience with performances at Speyside, Signal Hill, Scarborough, Castara and the Pigeon Point Heritage Park.

24th to 26th - World Interhash Trinidad at Hilton Trinidad, Lady Young Road, Port of Spain. For more information visit: https://www.interhashtrinidad2020.com.

25th - ASJA Boys' College, San Fernando & Parent Teacher Association's Annual Choka Fest at the school compound; 4 pm. For additional information or to assist, contact ASJA Boys' College (657- 8373) and, or PTA Secretary (390-7368).

25th - National Rapso Day.

26th - Audrey Jeffers Day.

26th - Goodwood Harvest Festival.

26th - National Security Officers Day of Appreciation.

26th - Pan Trinbago's Pan Pageant Finals.

30th - Point Fortin Borough Day.

TBA - Jazz on the Beach at Mt Irvine Bay, Tobago; 11 am.

TBA - World Music, International Night at Pigeon Point Heritage Park, Tobago.

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May 1st Mar. to 31st Aug. - Leatherback Watching in Trinidad & Tobago.

2nd - Jazz Under the Stars at Green Meadows, Santa Cruise; 5pm. Tickets $375; available at Alliance Grancaise; Paper Based Bookstore (Normandie); Pita Pit (All Locations) and Wendy's (All Locations).

2nd - SAGC (St. Andrew's Moka Golf Course), Maraval.

Corporate Golf Tournament at SAGC (St. Andrew's Moka Golf Course), Maraval.

3rd - Belle Garden Harvest Festival.

3rd - BWIA Customer Service Department (better known as Traffic) annual Mothers' Day Brunch at Green Meadows' compound located on Santa Barbara Boulevard, Santa Cruz, starting at 11 am. For more info contact Donna (683 9739); Ruby (720- 2640); Joan (663-2664); or Angel (789- 2329).

3rd - Choka Fest (sada roti with a range of choka, including baigan, tomatoes, aloo, coconut, salt-fish and smoked herring) at Nu Image Simplex Complex, New Grant, Princes Town.

3rd to 9th - National Tourism Week.

4th - The Scleroderma Care Foundation will hold its Annual Awareness Walk "Unite Against Scleroderma" at the Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain from 3 pm. The Scleroderma Care Foundation continues to raise awareness of the chronic, auto-immune disease and raise some of the funds required to keep the organisation going.

7th - Confucius Institute at the University of the West Indies, St Augustine Campus' Chinese Food Festival at the University Inn and Conference Centre.

7th - Feast of La Divina Pastora, High Street, Siparia (Siparia Fete).

9th - Europe Day.

9th - Blink BMobile Shiv Shakti Dance Company Ltd. Annual Mother's Day Spectacular at the Southern Academy for the Performing Arts (Sapa), located at the corner of Todd Street and Rienzi Kirton Highway, San Fernando, 7 pm. For more information, go to Shiv Shakti's Facebook page or call 779-6783 for ticket information.

9th - Mother's Day UpMarket at the Trinidad Country Club in Maraval; from 9 am to 3 pm.

10th - Mother's Day.

10th - Mason Hall Harvest Festival.

10th - Eastern Credit Union 32nd Annual Road Race at La Joya Complex, St. Joseph (15K)/St. Mary's Children's Home, Tacarigua (5K); 6.00 am to 10.00 am.

10th - The Vitas House Hospice Annual Tea Party in the Port of Spain Ballroom of the Hyatt Regency; from 3 pm to 6 pm. For more information call 628-4673 and 628-9824.

11th to 17th - Nurses Week (Nurses Day 6th).

12th - International Nurses Day.

12th to 16th - Tobago International Game Fishing Tournament at Charlotteville, Tobago.

13th - Rainbow Cup International Triathlon at Grafton Beach, Tobago.

13th to 19th - CCCAN Open Water Trials (5K) at Las Cuevas.

15th - Scotia Bank Against Breast Cancer Golf Tournament at SAGC (St. Andrew's Moka Golf Course), Maraval.

16th - Sisters Can Cook VI (The Sisters of St Dominic's Children's Home), at Holy Name Convent, 2 Queen's Park East, Port of Spain. Tickets are priced at $300 and are available at the home's main office on Belmont Circular Road. Dinner will be served from 5pm to 8pm. For more info: 624-7882, 625- 7163, 706-4582 or 393-1281 between 8 am to 8 pm for bookings.

16th - TTTF ( Trinidad and Tobago Triathlon Federation) Triathletes Can Cook Fundraiser at Rock Back on the Bay, Chaguaramas; 6pm to 11pm.

16th to 17th - MLGCC Open Golf Tournament at MLGCC (Millennium Lakes Golf & Country Club), Sunrise Park, Trincity.

16th to 17th - Sea to Sea Marathon in Tobago; 5 am Sat. to 12 pm Sun. Run from the Caribbean sea to the Atlantic Ocean through Tobago's ancient rainforest, picturesque villages and the island's capital of Scarborough. 5K run: Scarborough; 10K run: Bacolet; Half Marathon: Goodwood; Marathon: Main Ridge Forest Reserve. For more information visit: http://www.seatoseamarathon.com.

17th - Whim Garden Harvest Festival.

18th - United Way of Trinidad and Tobago's (UWTT) National Day of Caring.

20th - Cotton Tree Foundation Golf Tournament.

20th to 24th - National Open Long Course Championship at National Aquatic Centre, Couva.

21st - CAGC Trials Golf Tournament at MLGCC (Millennium Lakes Golf & Country Club), Sunrise Park, Trincity.

22nd - North Eastern College hosts its May Fair at the school's compound, Graham Trace, Ojoe Road, Sangre Grande; 10 am.

22nd to 23rd - CAGC Trials Golf Tournament at SAGC (St. Andrew's Moka Golf Course), Maraval.

22nd to 24th - Sugar & Energy Festival at Gilbert Park, California.

23rd - Arima Boys' Government School's Walkathon. It begins at 7 a.m., with the start and end points at the school, King Street, Arima.

23rd - North Coast Jazz Festival 2020 at at Festival Ground, Sir Solomon Hochoy Park, Blanchisseuse. Gates Open: 2PM; Show Time: 4pm; COST: $350TT.

23rd - The Annual Gourmet Evening hosted by the Lions Club of Port of Spain Central at the Club's Cultural Centre on Fitz Blackman Drive, Woodbrook, from 6.30 pm.

24th - Eid-ul-Fitr.

24th - CAGC Trials Golf Tournament at MLGCC (Millennium Lakes Golf & Country Club), Sunrise Park, Trincity.

24th - Delaford Harvest Festival.

24th - Tobago Culinary Festival at Pigeon Point.

24th - Whitehall Striders annual Maracas Walk; 12.2 miles from the Queen's Park Savannah to Maracas Beach; 4 am. Interesting persons can call the Whitehall Strider coordinators Yvonne Gordon at 797-1070 and Roy Bisnath at 628-1763.

25th - African Liberation Day.

25th to 31st - National Open Championship (Tennis).

29th to 30th - Salsa Fiesta TnT at at Queen's Hall, St. Ann's. For more information visit http://www.salsafiestatnt.com.

30th - Indian Arrival Day.

30th - Annual Indian Arrival Day Junior Chess Tournament at the Brian Lara Cricket Academy, Gasparillo Bypass Road, Gasprillo; 9 am. Advance registration is required and can be made at 678-0132.

30th - Guardian Media Limited (GML - VibeCT 105FM/95.1FM/Slam 100.5 FM/Sangeet 106.1FM/Sky 99.5 FM /Aakash Vani 106.5 FM) Sports and Family Day at the Sports and Physical Education Centre of the UWI, St Augustine (UWI SPEC).

30th - Mere Desh Celebrations at the Centre Pointe Mall Chaguanas.

30th - Prime Ministers Charity Golf Tournament at Magdalena Grand Gold Course, Hampden Road, Lowland, Tobago.

30th - Tobago May Pole Festival entitled Colours of D'Wind at Goodwood High School. The festival begins at 2pm and will also include an exhibition of traditional food and craft.

31st - Ganga Dashahara.

31st - The Mango Melee (Mango Festival) at Eddie Harts Grounds, Tacarigua; 10 am to 5 pm. Best dish with use of key ingredient. Best mango chow, mango sucker and mango races. Family event and children activities. For more information call 390-5430 or 320-0398 or email: mangomeleett@gmail.com. Click here to see flyer.

31st - The Annual Ganga Dhaaraa River Festival at Blanchisseuse.

TBA - Mother's Day Comedy Festival (Randy Glasgow Productions - RGP). For more information contact RGP at 622-0834 and 628-9158 or visit http://www.randyglasgowproductions.info.

TBA - Rafi Mohammed's Mother Day Tribute at venue TBA; 8pm. For further information visit: www.rafimohammed.com.

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June 1st Mar. to 31st Aug. - Leatherback Watching in Trinidad & Tobago.

1st - Whit Monday.

1st to 7th - Chetwynd Senior International Tournament (Tennis).

4th - Labor Day Celebrations 2020: Labour Day Calypso Finals at Fyzabad Hall; 7 pm.

5th - Labor Day Celebrations 2020: A Festival of Drums at the Charlie King Junction in Fyzabad; 5 pm.

5th - World Environmental Day.

6th - WeBeat 2020 - Mannie Dookie 5K Fun - 6 am.

6th to 7th - Chief Secretary's Golf Tournament at Magdalena Grand Gold Course, Hampden Road, Lowland, Tobago.

7th - Bloody Bay Harvest Festival.

7th to 9th - Couva/Pt Lisas Chamber of Commerce's Sugar and Energy Festival and Central Games at Gilbert Park, California.

8th - World Oceans Day.

10th - Health & Wellness Day (WeBeat 2020) at St James Amphitheatre, Western Main Road, St. James; 9 am to 2 pm, Admission: Free. Tickets available: Crosby's Cleve's, Committee Members and at the venue on the days of the events.

10th - Film Night (WeBeat 2020) at St James Amphitheatre, Western Main Road, St. James; 7 pm, Admission: Free. Tickets available: Crosby's Cleve's, Committee Members and at the venue on the days of the events.

11th - Corpus Christi.

11th - 5-A-Side Steelband Competition (WeBeat 2020) at St James Amphitheatre, Western Main Road, St. James; 8 pm, Admission: $150. Tickets available: Crosby's Cleve's, Committee Members and at the venue on the days of the events.

12th - WeKaiso (WeBeat 2020) at St James Amphitheatre, Western Main Road, St. James; 8 pm, Admission: $150. Tickets available: Crosby's Cleve's, Committee Members and at the venue on the days of the events.

12th to 14th - The Tableland Pineapple Farmers' Association (TPFA) Annual Fruit Festival at Nu Image Simplex Complex, Tableland.

13th - J'Ouvert (WeBeat 2020) starting at St James Amphitheatre along Western Main Road, St. James; 4 am to 7 am, Admission: Free. Tickets available: Crosby's Cleve's, Committee Members and at the venue on the days of the events.

13th - Massy Rainbow Cup National Triathlon Championship at Turtle Beach, Courland Bay; 7 am. For more information call 632-9004 or 784-4128; or visit: http://www.rainbowcuptobago.com or email: info@rainbowtri.com.

13th - Pan Parade (WeBeat 2020) from Matura Street along Western Main Road, St. James; 7 pm to 2 am, Admission: Free. Tickets available: Crosby's Cleve's, Committee Members and at the venue on the days of the events.

14th - Roxborough Harvest Festival.

14th - World Blood Donor Day (WBDD).

14th - Labor Day Celebrations 2019: Rienzi Cycling Classic from San Fernando to Point Fortin to Fyzabad at 5 am. and ends at 10 am.

14th - Labor Day Celebrations 2019: Thanksgiving Service at the Fyzabad Union Hall.

14th - The People's National Movement's Annual Sports and Family Day at Eddie Hart Savannah, Tacarigua.

16th - International Yoga Day (IDY).

19th - Labour Day.

19th - Butler Day Celebrations hosted by Tobago African Union (TAU) at Dock Site on Milford Road from 6 p.m.

19th - Oilfield Workers Trade Union (OWTU) Butler Classics 5K Junior Race starting at Jovan's Grocery, Harris Village, South Oropouche.

19th - Oilfield Workers Trade Union (OWTU) Butler Classics 20K Walk/Run starting at OWTU, San Fernando; 5am.

20th - CAJGC Trials Golf Tournament at MLGCC (Millennium Lakes Golf & Country Club), Sunrise Park, Trincity.

20th - Dining With The Saints (DWTS) at the St Mary's College compound. Secure parking will be available at nearby locations and a free shuttle service between the car parks and the venue will be provided. Tickets are available at the Past Students' office and from all members of the organising committee.

20th - Yoruba Village Drum Festival is held annually the day before Father's Day, Yoruba Village Square, Piccadilly Street, Port of Spain.

21st - Father's Day.

21st - CAJGC Trials Golf Tournament at SAGC (St. Andrew's Moka Golf Course), Maraval.

21st - Lambeau Harvest Festival.

21st - Pan Trinbago Northern Region - Father's Day Football Match & Cooler Lime at St. Mary's Grounds.

21st - TTTF ( Trinidad and Tobago Triathlon Federation) Indoor Try-A-Tri at National Aquatic Centre Couva; 7am to 11am.

21st - The Friends of Victory Foundation (FoVF)'s Annual "Victory Games" at Police Barracks Grounds, Long Circular Road, St James.

21st - Fun Father's Day 5 K Walk-A-Son at the Eddie Hart Savannah, Tacarigua to Clifford Street, Curepe.

21st - The Tobago Culinary Festival at Pigeon Point Heritage Park, Tobago. The gates open at 10 am. and admission is free. The delicious cuisine being sold in the local and international food courts will be on sale from 11 am.

23rd - Port of Spain Day.

23rd - Rath Yaatra.

26th to 28th - Charlotteville Fisherman Festival at Charlotteville.

26th to 28th - Island Crashers' Festival at Pigeon Point Heritage Park, Tobago.

27th - World Diabetes Day.

27th - Carli Bay Fish Fest at Carli Bay Fishing Facility, Couva.

27th - Coral Cup Golf Tournament at MLGCC (Millennium Lakes Golf & Country Club), Sunrise Park, Trincity.

27th - The Ministry of Sport's National Youth Sport Festival at Eastern Regional Indoor Sporting Arena and Eddie Hart Grounds, Tacarigua from 8 am.

27th to 28th - Tobago Dragon Boat Association Regatta at Pigeon Point Heritage Park; 8am to 4pm. For more information visit http://ttdbf.webs.com.

28th - Pan Trinbago's Pan Gospel Show.

TBA - Annual Father's Day concert by Raymond Ramnarine and his band, Dil-E-Nadan at at Centre of Excellence in Macoya; 7 pm.

TBA - Rafi Mohammed's Father's Day Spectacular at Centre of Excellence in Macoya. For further information visit www.rafimohammed.com.

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July 1st Mar. to 31st Aug. - Leatherback Watching in Trinidad & Tobago.

2nd - St Peter's Day (Fisherman's Fete) at Matelot Village.

2nd to 6th - Mango Festival at UWI (University of West Indies).

3rd - Tobago Heritage Festival Launch at the Market Square Carpark, Scarborough at 5:30 pm.

4th - Old Hilarians' annual luncheon at Jubilee Hall, Keate Street, Port of Spain.

4th - Tobago/East/South vs North/West for the Ash Ali Cup (Golf Tournament) at MLGCC (Millennium Lakes Golf & Country Club), Sunrise Park, Trincity.

5th - Castara Harvest Festival.

5th - TTTF ( Trinidad and Tobago Triathlon Federation) National Duathlon at Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain; 7am to 11am.

5th - The Network of Rural Women Producers (NORWP) in collaboration with the University of the West Indies, Ministry of Food Production, Sangre Grande Regional Corporation and Inter American Institute of Corporation and Agriculture's Mango Festival and Competition at UWI Field Station, Mt Hope.

6th - Tobago/East/South vs North/West for the Ash Ali Cup (Golf Tournament) at SAGC (St. Andrew's Moka Golf Course), Maraval.

9th to 13th - Tobago Motor Rally at Turtle Beach.

11th - Caricom Day.

11th - Box Car Derby (Arima Fest 2020).

11th - Miss Arima Pageant Royale (Arima Fest 2020).

12th - CAJGC Golf Fundraiser.

19th - Food Fair (Arima Fest 2020).

19th - Roxborough Seafood Festival at Fish Market in Roxborough.

16th to 1st Aug - Tobago Heritage Festival.

22nd to 26th - Great Fete Weekend in Tobago.

24th - Parangrama (Arima Fest 2020).

26th - Laventille Rhythm Section's Annual Sports & Family Day at Erica Street Recreational Grounds, Success Village, Laventille.

26th - Nationwide Golf Tournament at MLGCC (Millennium Lakes Golf & Country Club), Sunrise Park, Trincity.

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August 1st Mar. to 31st Aug. - Leatherback Watching in Trinidad & Tobago.

16th Jul. to 1st Aug - Tobago Heritage Festival.

1st - Emancipation Day.

1st - Arima Fest Breakfast at Arima Town Hall; 7.30 am.

1st - First People's Bird Fest at the Arima Velodrome; 7 am.

1st - First People's Canon Blast at Calvary Hill and Smoke Ceremony at the Santa Rosa First People's Centre, Paul Mitchell Street, Arima.

1st - 18th Annual Walke Street Emancipation Committee Freedom Run 5K at Walke Street, Sangre Grande; 4 pm. Registration will start at 1 pm on race day at a cost of $20, but people eager to register can call 356-0931 or 370-5326.

1st to 2nd - Trinidad & Tobago 2 Ball Better Ball Champions Golf Tournament.

2nd - The Felicity Charlieville Fishing Association (FCFA)'s Annual Fishing Tournament at Gulf of Paria via Cunupia River, Cacandee Road, Felicity. For more information and registration details, call 389-7413.

2nd - Laventille Steelband Festival at Eastern Main Road, Laventille; 5pm.

2nd - Speyside Harvest Festival.

2nd - St George East Community Festival at Talparo Recreation Grounds; 10 am to 6 pm. Sporting competitions, cultural showcase, cuisine corner, community artifacts and craft display.

3rd - Arima Festival (Arima Fest).

3rd - Avocado and Breadfruit Festival at the Green Market, Saddle Road, Santa Cruz; 7.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.

3rd - Raksha Bandhan.

5th to 11th - Trinity Masters Swim Around Gasparee Island.

5th to 11th - TYOC Tobago Swim Classic at YMCA Kendal Facility, Windward Road, Belle Garden.

7th to 9th - Delaford Fishermen Festival.

8th - WeRunArima 5k at Arima Velodrome, Arima. For more information call 473-6134 or visit: http://werunarima.com or email: info@firecrackerlife.com.

9th - Pan Trinbago's Church Service.

9th - Parlatuvier Fisherfolk Festival at Parlatuvier Bay Tobago followed by a street party. Admission is free! For further information please call Mrs Nicole Chance-Stewart at 682-8723 or email: tobagocurryduckandcocktails@gmail.com.

10th - Arima Borough Days.

10th - Shri Krishna Janam Ashtmi.

11th - Queen's Royal College's (QRC) 2020 edition of the school's Reunion & Family Day at the College grounds, St Clair, from noon. Admission is free and light refreshments will be on sale, and all are encouraged to walk with their coolers and baskets. No glass bottles allowed. For more information on the Reunion and Family Day, please call 472-4204, 620-0428, 681-7879, 790-0129, 320-6904, 680-3260, 764-4020, 372-0712, 489-4867, 759-5419, 702 -0393, 364-9997, 387-2411, 620-4772.

11th - World Steelpan Day.

12th - International Youth Day.

12th - Pan Trinbago's Pan and Powder.

12th to 16th - Santa Rosa Festival.

12th to 18th - Goodwill Swim Meet

13th to 22nd - Ganesh Chaturthi (Hindus Ganesh Utsav).

14th - Tobago Curry Duck and Cocktails Festival at Parlatuvier Bay, Tobago followed by a street party. Admission is free! For further information please call Mrs Nicole Chance-Stewart at 682-8723 or email tobagocurryduckandcocktails@gmail.com.

15th - Pan Trinbago's Awards Ceremony.

18th to 25th - YMCA Invitational Swim Meet, YMCA Pool, Black Rock, Tobago.

22nd - 2020 Great Race from Chaguaramas to Store Bay, Tobago; 7am.

22nd - Pan Trinbago's Solidarity Concert.

22nd - Pan on D'Avenue, Steel & Brass on Ariapita Avenue, Woodbrook; 6pm.

22nd - Rainbow Annual Dance Festival at NCIC Nagar, Narsaloo Ramaya Marg, Endeavour, Chaguanas from 7 pm to 10 pm. For further info: 389-8425 or the NCIC's office at 671- 6242 or 665-6733.

23rd - Feast Day of Santa Rosa Festival.

23rd - 103FM Curry Duck Competition at Chagville Beach, Chaguaramas.

23rd - Indepan Fest along Tragarete Road, from Colville Street to Maraval Road; 6pm.

25th - Carib Santa Rosa Festival (Arima Fest 2020).

29th - Hosay Festival.

30th - Angostura Rum Day.

30th - Carib Woodbrook Playboyz annual pre-Independence Day steelband parade along Tragarete Road, Newtown.

30th - Santa Rosa Day.

31st - Independence Day.

31st - Bankers Insurance Half-Marathon from opposite Atlantic Plaza, Point Lisas to the finish line at Bankers Insurance Head Office on Mulchan Seuchan Road, Chaguanas.

31st - Carib Woodbrook Playboyz Independence Brunch at the Playboyz panyard.

31st - Magdalena Grand, Tobago's Independence Day All-Inclusive Party at Tobago Plantations Estate, Lowlands Tobago. Tickets for the all-inclusive are available at Magdalena Grand, patrons can call 660-8500 or email: guest.service@magdalenagrand.com.

31st - Newtown Playboys' 5th Annual Independence Brunch and Street Party at #64 Tragarette Road (between Picton and Woodford Streets), Port of Spain. Admission: Free; Brunch: 6am; Street Festival: 12noon; Food and Drinks on Sale.

31st - Shell Invaders' Independence Brunch opposite the Queen's Park Oval on Tragarete Road in Woodbrook; 7am.

31st - Starlift annual Independence Day Brunch at Starlift panyard, Mucurapo Road Extension, Mucurapo, Woodbrook.

TBA - RBC Tobago Jr. Tournament (Tennis).

TBA - Sagicor Jr. Tournament (Tennis).

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September 1st to 16th - Hindus Memorial Services (observance of Pitra Paksh).

5th to 6th - Chagaramus Open (Rudder Alexander) Golf Tournament at Chaguramas Golf Course, Bellerand Road, Chaguaramas.

7th to 5th Nov - National Interclub (Tennis).

11th to 13th - Angostura Rum Festival hosted by Angostura Ltd at Laventille compound. (corner Eastern Main Road and Trinity Avenue).

11th to 13th - 17th South Caribbean Open Golf Tournament at Magdalena Grand Gold Course, Hampden Road, Lowland, Tobago.

16th to19th - Mexican Annual Food Festival held with the collaboration of the Embassy of Mexico at Hilton Trinidad's Pool Terrace Garden Restaurant from 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm.

16th to 26th - Rio Claro Heritage Festival.

17th - International Coastal Clean Up Day.

19th - Pan Trinbago's Pan on the Beach - Tobago.

20th - Maracas Open Water Swim Classic at Maracas Bay; 8am to 1pm.

20th - Starbucks 5K Coffee; 4 pm. The race starts and finishes at Starbucks, Ellerslie Plaza, Maraval.

20th - UWI Endowment Fund Charity Golf Tournament at MLGCC (Millennium Lakes Golf & Country Club), Sunrise Park, Trincity.

24th - Republic Day.

24th - Republic Day Interfaith Service at the Queens Park Savannah, Port of Spain.

24th - Republic Day Regatta at Roxborough, Tobago.

24th - Michael Phillips Republic Day Cycling Classic at Nelson Mandela Park in St Clair.

26th - Scotiabank Women against Breast Cancer 5K Classic at Queens Park Savannah Port of Spain and Skinners Park, San Fernando; 4 pm to 6 pm.

26th to 27th - Tobago Open Tennis Tournament.

26th to 27th - Trinidad & Tobago 2 Ball Better Ball Champions Golf Tournament at MLGCC (Millennium Lakes Golf & Country Club), Sunrise Park, Trincity.

27th - Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS) annual 'Police Men Can Cook' at at the Pavilion of the Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain.

28th - Tourism Day.

29th to 4th Oct - Tobago International Cycling Classic.

30th - Caribbean Youth Day.

30th to 4th Oct - Tobago Fest.

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October 7th Sep to 5th Nov - National Interclub (Tennis).

29th to 4th Oct - Tobago International Cycling Classic.

30th to 4th Oct - Tobago Fest.

2nd - The International day of the Elderly.

3rd - RBC Run for Kids at Queens Park Savannah, Port of Spain; 4 pm to 6 pm.

4th - October Classic Invitational Swimming Championship.

4th - Usine St. Madeleine Open Golf Tournament at Usine, St. Madeline Golf Course, Manahambre Road, St. Madeline.

4th to 10th - Fire Prevention Week.

7th - Chaguanas Borough Days.

7th - Du The Avenue Duathlon at Ariapita Avenue, Woodbrook; 7pm to 8pm.

9th to 18th - Santa Rosa First Peoples Heritage Week.

10th - Maritime 5k - Costume Run for Fun at Nelson Mandela Park, St. Clair; 4 pm. For more information call 674-0130 ext. 4026. or email: cattale@maritimefinancial.com.

10th to 11th - Tobago Open Golf Tournament.

11th - Dragon Boat Festival at the western end of Chagville, Chaguaramas (next to the Military Museum) from 8 am. to 4 pm.

11th - Store Bay Open Water Swimming Classic at Store Bay Beach.

12th - Chinese Arrival Day.

14th - Santa Rosa First Peoples Day.

14th - Beacon's Cycling on the Avenue in Woodbrook; 7.30 pm to 10.30 pm.

16th - World Food Day.

17th - CAJGC/CAGC Golf Fundraiser.

18th - Tobago Blue Food Festival at L'Anse Fourmi Bloody Bay Recreation Grounds. For more infomation call 639-441 or email: tobagofestivals@gmail.com.

24th - United Nations Day.

24th - Whan Tong Agencies Club Team Championship Golf Tournament at Mt. Irvine, Tobago.

25th - Patience Hill Harvest Festival.

25th - Ramleela.

25th - The University of the West Indies Sports and Physical Education Centre (UWI SPEC) Half-Marathon.

26th - Breast Cancer Awareness Day.

26th - Roxborough Powerboat Regatta 2020 at Roxborough, Tobago.

TBA - Divali Nagar 2020.

TBA - Subway Tournament (Tennis).

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November 7th Sep to 5th Nov - National Interclub (Tennis).

1st - All Saint's Day.

1st - Mason Hall's Annual Sports and Family Day.

1st - Tunapuna Day.

2nd - All Soul's Day.

6th to 8th - Bago Sport Beach Football International. For more information visit http://www.bagosports.com.

7th - Stephen Ames Cup Golf Tournament at Pointe-a-Pierre Golf Course, Pointe-a-Pierre.

8th - Black Rock Harvest Festival.

10th - Maritime 5k Costume Run for Fun at Nelson Mandela Park, St. Clair; 4.00 pm. For more information call: 674-0130 ext. 4026 or email: cattale@maritimefinancial.com.

11th - Rememberance Day.

14th - Divali.

14th - World Diabetes Day.

14th to 15th - Trinidad & Tobago Matchplay Golf Tournament.

15th - Les Couteaux Harvest Festival.

15th - Moriah Harvest Festival.

15th - Scarborough Harvest Festival.

15th - Music on the Meadows III at the Green Meadows, Santa Cruz; 5 pm, gates open at 3 pm for the craft market. Admission is $250 and $400 for VIP. Children 12 and under are free. For more info: Facebook event page or WhatsApp 394-4336 or 290-4968.

18th - San Fernando Day.

21st - Parang in a Pot - St Joseph's Convent, Port-of-Spain.

22nd - Mt. Gomery Harvest Fest.

22nd - Pan Trinbago's Pan Christmas Party.

22nd - The Shelter Charity Golf Tournament at SAGC (St. Andrew's Moka Golf Course), Maraval.

27th - 3rd Annual LATCAFEST (Latin Caribbean Folk Music Festival) at Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain; Doors open at 6 pm. Prizes for Best Latin Dress & Dance. Food & Drinks on Sale. Tickets: Early Bird $150; General Admission $200; Special Reserve $300 or at the door $250. Tickets available at all NLCB Outlets. For tickets call 681-2393, 324-1556, 719-5094, or 753-8287 or visit www.latcafest.com.

27th - TTGA Corporate Golf Tournament.

28th - Guardian Group Shine (5KM Run/Walk or 10KM Run) at Nelson Mandela Park, Port of Spain; 4 pm to 7 pm. For more information email: run2shine@myguardiangroup.com.

28th Nov to 5th Dec - Tobago House Assembly Week Celebrations at Shaw Park Complex; Dwight Yorke Stadium and other venues.

29th - Kaartik (Kartik Nahan/Kartik Snan/Kartik Purnima).

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December 28th Nov to 5th Dec - Tobago House Assembly Week Celebrations at Shaw Park Complex; Dwight Yorke Stadium and other venues.

1st - International World National AIDS Day.

3rd - Tobago House of Assembly Day.

3rd - The Annual Tobago House of Assembly Tree Lighting Ceremony at the Louis D'or Nurseries.

4th - Tobago House of Assembly Day (Tobago Day).

4th - Tobago Day Expo and Sports and Family Day at the Buccoo Integrated Facility, Auchenskeoch Buccoo Bay Road, Buccoo.
5th to 11th - Tobago House Assembly Week Celebrations at Shaw Park Complex; Dwight Yorke Stadium and other venues.

6th - Plymouth Harvest Festival.

9th to 15th - ASATT Invitational Swim at National Aquatic Centre, Couva.

9th to 15th - National/Invitational Water Polo Championship at National Aquatic Centre, Couva.

9th to 15th - Marlins Open Water Swim at Las Cuevas.

11th - Radio Tambrin's Annual Christmas Parade and Children Treat from the Old Market Car Park; 3pm.

13th - Marlins Open Water Classic at Las Cuevas; 7am to 11am.

16th to 22nd - Short Course Swim Trials at National Aquatic Centre, Couva.

19th - Scrunter's "Pork Dance" (Annual Christmas Parang Fete) at De Forest, Vega de Oropouche, Sangre Grande.

20th - Barcode's Annual 'Pig Out' Christmas Lime.

25th - Christmas Day.

26th - Boxing Day.

26th - PINK An All-Inclusive Poolside in Tobago.

27th to 31st - Fed Cup/Davis Cup Trials (Tennis).

26th - Tobago Annual Flying Colours Kite Festival at the Plymouth Recreation Ground, Plymouth.

31st - Old Year's Festivities.

TBA - RBC Trinidad (Tennis).

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Carnival 2020 - February 24th & 25th
Carnival 2021 - February 15th & 16th
Carnival 2022 - February 28 & March 1
dates and events are subject to change or be cancel without notice.
Dates in red are public holidays
Key Dates in History

  • 1498 - Christopher Columbus claims Trinidad for the Spanish Crown.
  • 1592 - The Spanish Colonise Trinidad and retain possession for two centuries.
  • 1610 - Dutch traders sell Trinidad its first African slaves
  • 1797 - British forces capture Trinidad and Tobago in 1802
  • 1802 to 1814 - Immigrant Program from China.
  • 1814 - Tobago, which has changed hands several times, is ceded to Britian.
  • 1845 - First indentured immigrants from India (the programme lasted till 1917).
  • 1888 - Tobago is linked with Trinidad in a single administrative unit.
  • 1941 - US military bases built in Trinidad.
  • 1956 - Dr. Eric Williams founds PNM and wins general elections; main support from blacks. Indian population supports opposition
  • 1958 - Trinidad & Tobago joins the Federation of the West Indies and remains a member until its dissolution four years later.
  • 1962 - Independence from Britian.
  • 1970 - Black Power demonstrations cause brief state of emergency.
  • 1976 - Republic within the Commonwealth.
  • 1980 - The Tobago House of Assembly established, internal autonomy 1987.
  • 1981 - Dr. Eric Williams dies after being Head of Government (as Chief Minister and Prime Minister) for 25 years.
  • 1988 - Baseo Panday dismissed from cabinet; forms left wing UNC.
  • 1990 - Prime Minister taken hostage in failed fundamentalist coup.
  • 2010 - Mrs. Kamla Persad-Bissessar was sworn in on May 26, 2010 as the country's first female Prime Minister for Trinidad and Tobago
  • note #1: In the late 18th century both Trinidad and Tobago were cultivated and effectively administered by the French, under an agreement with the Spanish. It was during this period that the French started the plantation system on both islands and began importing the requisite slave labor.





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