2019/2020
Trinidad & Tobago Calendar






Dates in red are public holidays
dates and events are subject to change or be cancel without notice
2019
November 30th Sep to 17th Nov - NGC Sanfest (San Fernando Junior Arts Festival) at various locations. For more information visit: http://sfactt.weebly.com.

1st - All Saint's Day.

1st - Tunapuna Day.

1st - Young Vibe BBQ Fundraiser (raise funds for children sports day). Menu: Chicken $45; Fish; $50; Pork $55 ... sides Fried Rice, Macaroni Pie, Mashed Potatoes, Fresh Salad. Pickup location: #50 Isaac Terrace, Upper Borunes Road, St. James. Pickup time: 10 am to 4pm; free delivery for 5 orders and more. For order call 322-1946 or any committee member. click here to see flyer.

1st to 3rd - Bago Sport Beach Football International. For more information visit http://www.bagosports.com.

2nd - All Soul's Day.

2nd - HNC (Holy Name Convent) Past Pupils' Association's handlling of the 'Sugar n Spice Stall' at the School Bazaar; 12 noon.. We are kindly asking for donations/contributions of: Cakes, cupcakes, cookies, brownies, mini pizzas, potato pies, cheese pies, sausage rolls, puffs, chicken and veggie samosas, tamarind balls, fudge, sweets, candy canes, lollipops etc.Send us your pledges. Items can be dropped off from 9 am the morning of the bazaar.

2nd - South Man Could Cook at Presentation College, San Fernando; Dinner: 6 to 8 pm; Apres Dinner 8 pm to 11pm. Tickets now available: 685-8564 (Curtis); 390-5787 (John); 374-5978 (Nicolas); 799-6874 (Andi); 331-3136 (Anthony); 295-3906 (Dev); 335-6466 (Fries); 688-9755 (Jedi); 714-2329 (Keith) or 620-5004 (Earl).

2nd to 3rd - Bioblitz 2019 in Tabaquite; basecamp, will be at Tabaquite Secondary School. From noon on Saturday to noon on Sunday, scientists, naturalists and volunteers will walk trails within the Tabaquite area looking for plants, mammals, insects, birds, fish, fungi, reptiles, lizards, and even microbes – just about any living organism. Participants are also encouraged to use the iNaturalist app to log their findings, which is also a great day-to-day app that can be used to identify organisms. On November 3, from 7 am to 2 pm, the public is invited to visit the basecamp to view displays from several environmental groups, see what organisms have been found, walk the trails and interact with the bioblitz team.

3rd - Arima Artisian Network Team in collaboration with the Arima Borough Council under the patronage of Her Worship The Mayor of Arima presents 'Craft Explosion 2019' at Arima Borough Council Carpark, Hollis Avenue, Arima; 9 am to 6pm. Craft items, food, entertainment and more.... Limited spaces available, contact Joel at 365-1142 for more information.

3rd - NPATT Partners with Fr. Raymond Francis & Toco/Matelot Parish Parang Cooler Picnic at Green Meadows, Santa Cruz; 4 pm. Tickets $150.

5th - Mason Hall's Annual Sports and Family Day.

8th - Curry-Q Fundraiser at Logan Drive, Toco Road, Sangre Grande; 11 am. Cost: $40. Menu: Buss Up Shut; Channa & Aloo; Pumpkin; Mango and Chicken (Halal). Veggie option (Soya) available. Delivery available on bulk orders. In aid of a Tour Guide Hike Facilitator medical expenses. For more information call 765 7746.

8th to 10th - Port of Spain Fashion Week (PoSFW)

9th - A Touch of Class presents Grand Christmas Market at Radisson Hotel Festival Ballroom, Wrightson Road, Port of Spain. Includes: Santa, Door prizes, Vendor discounts and more. For more information email: firebirdinty2k@yahoo.com or call 782-5641. Click here to see flyer.

9th - Empowering Women: The Queen Show at North Eastern College, Sangre Grande.

9th - The NAPA Gala Awards ... An Evening of Music and Theatre in Celebration of the 10th Anniversary of the NAPA (National Academy for the Performing Arts), Lord Kitchner (Aldwyn Roberts) Auditorium, Frederick Street, Port of Spain; 6 pm. Hosted by Dr. Nyan Gadsby-Dolly (Honourable Minister of Commmunity Development, Cuture and the Arts). Featuring: National Philharmonic Orchestra, National Steel Symphony and National Theatre Company. Special Guest Performers: Edward Cumberbatch; Len 'Boogsie; Sharpe, Natalia Dopwell, Krisson Joseph and Professor Haward Mickens. Admission is free; tickets available from NAPA Box office on Thursday. November 7.

9th - Trinidad Vally Harps Pan Tass Calypso at Sunrees Road, Recreation Park, Penal; 2.30 pm. Entertainment by: Bissessar Tassa, Crazy, Golden Hands, Melodians, San City, Desperadoes, Arima Angel Harps and Diatonic Steel Orchestra.

9th - Vaughnette Bigford Live in Concert at the Central Bank Auditorium, Port of Spain. Showtime is 7.30 p.m. General admission is $300. For reservations call 678-7809, 746-3956 or 724-3041. For more info visit www.vaughnettebigford.com and Facebook.

10th - Black Rock Harvest Festival.

10th - Trinbago Unified Calypsonians' Organisation (Tuco) Calypso History Month - Family Day at the Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain.

11th - Rememberance Day.

12th - Kaartik (Kartik Nahan/Kartik Snan/Kartik Purnima).

12th - 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. 14th - World Diabetes Day.

16th - Levi Mayers' concert 'Ole Time Days' (a tribute to his deceased father Richard' Nappy' Mayers at Kaiso Blues Café, Wrightson Road, Port of Spain. Featuring: Pannist Len “Boogsie” Sharpe, rapso act Ataklan (Mark Jiminez), soca songstress Terri Lyons and singer Nadie La Fonde, among others.

16th - NPATT Instrumental Showdown at NPATT Headquarters, 22 Hollis Avenue, Arima; 8pm. Entry $50. Music by: La Familia De Carmona Y Amigos; La Manson; Una Sola Voz; San Jose Serenaders; Solo Para Ti; La Casa De Parranda; Los Amigos Cantadores; Voces Jovens and Special Guest Maestro Dominic Thompson.

16th - Parang in a Pot - St Joseph's Convent, Port-of-Spain.

16th - Parsan Productions' 2nd Annual Swar Milan 'A Journey Through Northern India at UWI Daaga Auditorium; 7 pm to 9.30 pm. Contribution $100. Tickets available at Committee Members 399-3161 or 328-9901 or Taalcurry Resturant (Medford, Chaguanas).

16th - Petit Marche Pop Up Shop (Handcrafted items on Sale along with soup) at Kafe Blue, 1D Wrightson Road, Port of Spain; 10 am to 4pm. For more information call Jen at 303-7304.

17th - Les Couteaux Harvest Festival.

17th - Moriah Harvest Festival.

17th - Jazz Noel at the Central Bank Auditorium, Port of Spain; 6pm. Featuring: Caribbean Queen of Jazz, Mavis John; Lord Relator (Willard Harris); Candice Alcantara and the Dean Williams Quartet. An evening of traditional Christmas music, jazz standards and local classics.

17th - Music on the Meadows II at the Green Meadows, Santa Cruz; 5 pm, gates open at 3 pm for the craft market. Entertainment by: Nigel Rojas, Stefan Roach, Gillian Moor, Solman, Michael O'Brien and the main act Kaveesh The Band. Admission is $250 and $400 for VIP. Children 12 and under are free. Proceeds go to the Shiva Gana Organisation for battered women and children. For more info: Facebook event page or WhatsApp 394-4336 or 290-4968.

17th - Scarborough Harvest Festival.

18th - San Fernando Day.

18th - Michael Boothman's concert 'Sixty Years of Music' at Kafe Blue, Wrightson Road, Port of Spain; 7pm. Featuring: Michael & David Boothman, Lord Nelson, Charmaine Forde and LA Rose.

20th to 23rd - The Colombia Embassy in TT, Copa Airlines and the Hyatt Hotel will host a Colombian Food Festival at its Dock Road, Wrightson Road, Port of Spain venue.

23rd - 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.

23rd to 1st. Dec. - Brian Mac Farlane's Christmas Joy production called 'With a Sprinkle of Magic' at Queen's Hall, Port of Spain.

24th - Mt. Gomery Harvest Fest.

24th - Jazz in the Cafe with Clive Zanda Quartet at Kafe Blue, 1D Wrightson Road, Port of Spain; 8pm. Doors open 6 pm; showtime 8pm. Tickets $150. Special Guests: Candice De Freitas & Nigel Rojas.

29th - 2nd 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. Performances by: Guest DJ (DJ Fabian Cuero from Columbia); Parang Bands (Los Buenos Parranderos; Los Alumnos de San Juan and G Sharp & Friends); Pannists (Dane Gulston & Sherwin Cooper); Eernesto Garcia Band & Latin Singers; After Part with Baron and Ravi B.

29th - The Harvard Club in conjuction with The Harvard Harps Steel Orchestra presents its Christmas Fund Raiser Steel with Parang at The Harvard Club, 106 Tragarete Road, Port of Spain; 7 pm to 12 Midnight, entertainment starts at 8 pm. Cost: $150, enjoy an evening of drinks, food, dance and fun. Entertainment by Harvard Harps (host band) featuring: Ray Holman, Carlton Louison, Christopher Wilcox, Patrice Smith, Dane Gulston, Los Diamantes, Synthesis Dance Group, TSax plus DJ Stephen Ward. For more information call Carol at 368-2088.

29th - MHTL Starlift Have A Merry Woodbrook Christmas at Starlift House of Music, #1 Christopher Samuel Drive, Mucurapo; 6pm to 1am. Contribution by the door. Food and drinks on sale. Featuring Los Alumnos De San Juan; Starlift Junior Steel Orchestra; Brimblers; Shell Invacers; Desperadoes; HADCO Phase II Pan Groove and MHTL Starlift Steel Orchestra. For more information call 777-5236 or 689-3297.

29th - Parang Fiesta 7 Friday Night Lime at Angostura House hosted by Rotary Club Maracas/St. Joseph; 7.30 pm to 11 pm. Contribution: $350 in aid of charitable projects. Music by Marcia Maranda, DJ Rene, Nuesta Cosa ... live parang music.

29th - Soca Parang Out of the Blue at Blue Oasis Pool Side, Baker Trace, Guaico, Sangre Grande; 8pm. Entry: $100; bring you cooler. Music by Marcia Maranda, Crazy, Leon Coldero, Poser, Ninja and Chris Rojas. For more information call 463-5858; 787-7722 ir 302-6190.

30th - Parang Soca Awards Fiesta & Parang Soca Monarch at Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain; 7 pm to 2 am. Honoring Crazy; Sharlene Flores; Marcia Maranda; Daisy Voisin; Lara Brothers and Flores de San Jose. Guest Artist, Poser and Baron; Dj Sensational Sammy, Mr. Q and Production Sounds; hosted by Mark Anthony. Tickets: Earlybird $150; Special Reserve VIP $400. Tickets availiable at all NLCB outlets. Limited food & drinks. For information call 727-2211 or 199-8952.

30th - Massy Trinidad All Stars Steel Orchestra Classical Jewels XII - The Movie' at NAPA (National Academy for the Performing Arts), Frederick Street, Port of Spain; 8pm. Under the musical direction of Dr. Mia Gormandy-Benjamin. Advanced Tickets: $350, Special discount for TTARP members, Massy Stores cardholders & University Students. Tickets Available at: All NLCB Outlets Nationwide, selected Massy Stores, Trinidad All Stars, Panyard and NAPA Box Office. For information call 627-2127 or 684-8916.

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December 23rd Nov. to 1st. Dec. - Brian Mac Farlane's Christmas Joy production called 'With a Sprinkle of Magic' at Queen's Hall, Port of Spain.

1st - International World National AIDS Day.

1st - Plymouth Harvest Festival.

1st - Massy Trinidad All Stars Steel Orchestra Classical Jewels XII - The Movie' at NAPA (National Academy for the Performing Arts), Frederick Street, Port of Spain; 6pm. Under the musical direction of Dr. Mia Gormandy-Benjamin. Advanced Tickets: $350, Special discount for TTARP members, Massy Stores cardholders & University Students. Tickets Available at: All NLCB Outlets Nationwide, selected Massy Stores, Trinidad All Stars, Panyard and NAPA Box Office. For information call 627-2127 or 684-8916.

1st to 7th - Tobago House Assembly Week Celebrations at Shaw Park Complex; Dwight Yorke Stadium and other venues.

2nd - Trinidad & Tobago Local Government Elections.

2nd - Incredibe Myron B's Backyard Jam at Big Black Box, 33 Murray Street, Port of Spain. Featuring: Incredible Myron B, Rembunction, Rome; Ronoman and Rico & La Mansion.

3rd - Tobago House of Assembly Day.

4th - Tobago Day.

4th to 9th - Caribbean Boxing Championships at the Pleasantville Indoor Sports Complex, Off Prince Albert Street, Pleasantville, San Fernando.

5th - The Annual Tobago House of Assembly Tree Lighting Ceremony at the Louis D'or Nurseries.

5th - Etienne Charles' Christmas concert entitled 'Creole Christmas 2.0: Venezuelan Roots' at Lord Kitchener Auditorium, NAPA (National Academy for the Performing Arts), Frederick Street, Port of Spain; 7 pm. Featuring: folk singer Betsayda Machado; trombone soloist, composer and recording artist Wycliffe Gordon; Relator plus music by: Etinne Charles (trumpet); Sullivan Fortner (piano); Godwin Louis (saxophonist); Jorge Glem (Venezuelan cuatro virtuoso); Or Bareket (Israeli bassist); Savannah Harris (drummer) and Daniel Prim (Venezuelan percussionist). Tickets are $300TTD. Ticket hotline 682-1070.

5th to 8th - Christmas with the Marionettes 2019: "Cantamos!" (osted by The Marionettes Chorale) at Queen's Hall, 1-3 St Ann's Road, St Ann's. Tickets & Showtimes: Opening Night Special (Thurs 5th, 7:30pm): all seats $150 (no further discounts apply); TGIF Special (Fri 6th, 7:30pm): all seats $200 (or $250 to reserve — discounts available); Saturday 7th (7:30pm): $200 (open) | $250 (reserved) | $300 (premium reserved) — discounts available and Sunday 8th (5:00pm): $200 (open) | $250 (reserved) | $300 (premium reserved) — discounts available. For the Friday—Sunday shows, seniors (60+), students, and under 18s all get $25 off! Early birds also get $25 off tickets bought by Saturday 30th November. (Proof of age, student status, and/or POQH membership required, as applicable. One eligible discount per ticket). Tickets are available from the choir and at the Queen’s Hall Box Office (624-1284, 10am–5:30pm from Monday 25th November). Open tickets can be purchased on the Queen's Hall website from Monday 25th November (https://queenshalltt.com), while open and reserved tickets can be pre-reserved on the Marionettes website, now until Sunday 1st December (https://www.marionetteschorale.com/book-your-tickets/).

6th - Christmas in D' Village at HADCO Phase II Pan Groove Panyard, 15 Hamilton Street Street, Woodbrook; 8 pm. Featuring: Romanno Greaves, Tehilla Jones, Los Alumnos De San Juan and Len 'Boogsie' Sharpe with HADCO Phase II Pan Groove. Tickets: $150 in advanced; $200 at the door, available at NLCB Outlets, Haagen Dazs Shops, Peppercornss Outlets and HADCO Phase II. For more information call 742-5012 or 682-7540.

6th - Earl Rodney 81 and Still Going Strong at Kaiso Blue Cafe, 1D Wrightson Road, Port of Spain; 8 pm; Cost: $200. Featuring: Earl Rodney, Lord Relator, Brother Valentino and Larry Leeluck.

7th - Nutrien Silver Stars Parang & Steel at The Panyard, 56 Tragarete Road, Port of Spain; 8pm to 1am. Admission: $150. Featuring: La Divina Pastoa, Kenny J, Marie Carter, DJ Kern Crosby and Nutrien Silver Stars. For further information/reservation email: silverstarsorchestra@hotmail.com or call 629-2241 or 765-7306.

7th - The National Trust of TnT on Nelson Island's annual Ponche de Creme and Parang. Performances by: Myron B, Los Sonidos and Los Alumnos de San Juan. Depart San Fernando Water Taxi Terminal at 12:30PM; Depart Port of Spain Water Taxi Terminal at 2PM. Tickets include a welcome drink of Ponche de Creme. Cost: $175 (Early Bird until the 21st November); After the 21st - $200 (Members) $225 (Non-Members) $175 (children). Tickets are available at the National Trust Office, and at all NLCB VIA Lotto Booths Nationwide. Click here to see flyer.

8th - A Christmas to Remember at the Black Box, 33 Murray Street, Port of Spain; doors open 5 pm, showtime 6pm. Elgantly casual. Tickets $150. Featuring: Nakita Gadsby and The Port of Spain Youth Choir. For more information call 490-5316 or 739-6926.

13th - Radio Tambrin's Annual Christmas Parade and Children Treat from the Old Market car park; 3pm.

14th - Nutrien Silver Stars Parang & Steel at The Panyard, 56 Tragarete Road, Port of Spain; 8pm to 1am. Admission: $150. Featuring: Fuego Caribeno, Baron, Tricia Lee Kelshall, DJ Kern Crosby and Nutrien Silver Stars. For further information/reservation email: silverstarsorchestra@hotmail.com or call 629-2241 or 765-7306.

14th - Scrunter's "Pork Dance" (Annual Christmas Parang Fete) at De Forest, Vega de Oropouche, Sangre Grande.

15th - Barcode's Annual 'Pig Out' Christmas Lime.

15th - Lopinot Tour - A Taste of Christmas. Come learn about our country's French and Spanish heritage and enjoy the beautiful scenery! Tour includes: Guided interactive tour of Lopinot House; Dancing 'de' cocoa; Chocolate making demonstration; Parang; Festive lunch and Return transportation.Departure from San Fernando - 8:30 AM (sharp) at Cocoyea roundabout on the fire station side .... Return - 4:00 pm. Other pickups along the way are available upon request! Price: $300 - Adults; $275 - Children (ages 3 - 12) and FREE - Children under the age of 3; DEADLINE TO BOOK & PAY : December 5th 2019.For more information contact: simztours@gmail.com or 688 - SIMZ (7469) (WhatsApp or voice calls) or visit: Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/simzleisuretours/ or Instagram page: https://www.instagram.com/simztours/. Click here to see flyer.

15th - Pangelics Carols and Steel VII Christmas Jubilee Dinner and Concert at Trini-E-Boxhall, Borde Street, Port of Spain; 6 pm. Cost: $250. For more information call 715-0087.

15th - Signal Hill Alumni Choir presents 'The Jade Christmas Concert' at Magdalena Grand Ballroom, Tobago Plantations Estate Lowlands Tobago; 6 pm. Admission: Door $150; Earybird (Before oct. 30): $125. Featuring: Los Alumnos De San Juam and many more. For tickets or more information call 355-1809.

15th to 22nd - Trinidad & Tobago Christmas Village Sharing Traditions at Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain; 2pm to 10 pm. Live entertainment, over 150 booths, come shop, dine and lime.

21st - Nutrien Silver Stars Parang & Steel at The Panyard, 56 Tragarete Road, Port of Spain; 8pm to 1am. Admission: $150. Featuring: Los Alumnos de San Juan, Marcia Miranda, Angela Didier, DJ Kern Crosby and Nutrien Silver Stars. For further information/reservation email: silverstarsorchestra@hotmail.com or call 629-2241 or 765-7306.

25th - Christmas Day.

26th - Boxing Day.

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

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

29th - Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee Annual Awards Gala at Hyatt Regency Trinidad, Wrightson Road, Port of Spain; 6pm.

31st - Old Year's Festivities.

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Carnival 2019 - March 4th & 5th
Carnival 2020 - February 24th & 25th
Carnival 2021 - February 15th & 16th
dates and events are subject to change or be cancel without notice.
Dates in red are public holidays
2020
January 1st - New Year's Day.

5th - Pembroke Harvest Festival.

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.

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.

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.

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

26th - Besetha Harvest Festival.

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.

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.

16th - Buccoo Harvest Festival.

21st - Maha Shivaratri.

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 - 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.

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.

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 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.

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.

17th - St. Patrick Day.

19th - St. Joseph Day.

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.

7th - World Health Day.

8th - Hanuman Jayanti.

10th - Good Friday.

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

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.

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

19th - Charlotteville Harvest Festival.

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.

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.

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).

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.

16th - Rainbow Cup International Triathlon at Grafton Beach, Tobago.

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 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 - The Mango Melee - The Donkey Stones Games (A 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.

17th - Whim Garden Harvest Festival.

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

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

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 - 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.

24th to 26th - Chief Secretary's Tournament (golf) at Plantations Golf Club, Lowlands, Tobago.

25th - African Liberation Day.

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 - 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 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.

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.

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 - Prime Ministers Charity Golf Tournament at Magdalena Grand Golf Resort, Lowland, Tobago.

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 - 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 - Lambeau Harvest Festival.

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

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 - 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.

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.

5th - Castara Harvest Festival.

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.

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).

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.

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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.

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.

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 - 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 - Steelpan Appreciation Day.

12th - International Youth Day.

12th to 16th - Santa Rosa Festival.

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

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.

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

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

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.

20th - Maracas Open Water Swim Classic at Maracas Bay.

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

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.

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 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 - Stephen Ames Open Golf Tournament at Pointe-a-Pierre Golf Course, Pointe-a-Pierre.

4th to 10th - Fire Prevention Week.

7th - Chaguanas Borough Days.

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.

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.

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.

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November 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.

8th - Black Rock Harvest Festival.

11th - Rememberance Day.

14th - Divali.

14th - World Diabetes Day.

15th - Les Couteaux Harvest Festival.

15th - Moriah Harvest Festival.

15th - Scarborough Harvest Festival.

18th - San Fernando Day.

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

22nd - Mt. Gomery Harvest Fest.

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.

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

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December 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 Day.

5th to 11th - Tobago House Assembly Week Celebrations at Shaw Park Complex; Dwight Yorke Stadium and other venues.

6th - Plymouth Harvest Festival.

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

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.

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

31st - Old Year's Festivities.

11th - Radio Tambrin's Annual Christmas Parade and Children Treat from the Old Market car park; 3pm.
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Carnival 2019 - March 4th & 5th
Carnival 2020 - February 24th & 25th
Carnival 2021 - February 15th & 16th
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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