Jeremy Rodney, with Kamloops’ Caribbean Cultural Society has been working feverishly to get every part organized in brief order.
“It’s very thrilling. The one factor is it’s only a mad rush with the delay in releasing the mandates and getting folks again out. That triggered a late begin to the planning course of and due to that every part now could be a rush. We’re operating round getting every part as a way to make certain it is a fabulous occasion that everyone in Kamloops love and can keep in mind,” stated Rodney.
The plans are already underway to probably broaden the pageant in 2023. However, earlier than that, the star of the Saturday pageant might be an in depth competitors between the assorted musical acts, the lengthy listing of enjoyable occasions, and, after all, the genuine Caribbean delicacies.
“You guys can come on down and revel in our signature jerk rooster, jerk pork, curried lamb, as a result of many individuals don’t just like the curried goat,” joked Dane Sanguinetti. “Come on down, the flavour might be there, the style, the odor, the whole really feel, like you might be within the Caribbean actually.”
All through the day, varied occasions might be held together with jerk rooster consuming contests, and rather more for the whole household to get pleasure from.
There will even be a beer backyard that includes Jamaican rum punch.