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The largest popular event of Martinique, and the first of the year, not to be missed.

 
          
   PROGRAM CARNIVAL 2016
  subject to change
 
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BET A FE PARADE
Night Parade
An event orchestrated by the Gwanaval association, this event offers us a nightly parade of major groups and street orchestras of Martinique in a festival of lights, colors and rhythms.
Organization: Gwanaval
(Boulevard Alfassa – Boulevard Chevalier Sainte Marthe Avenue des Caraïbes – Rue de la Liberté - Rue E. Deproge).
Saturday, January 30, 2016
7 p.m
 
BAL TI MOUN 
 
On your costumes! For children from 5 to 12 years, and jumping jacks piailleries will vibrate the deck of Space Camille DARSIERES under the vigilance of the animators.
Espace Camille Darsières
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
 
 JUNIORS PARADE
 
Babies, Children, and adults, children are kings of Carnival. In all schools, it is active for the big day of the parade in the streets of the city center and the main neighborhoods of Fort de France. Transvestites made with love inspired by the flora and fauna of the local, traditional or universal themes trades; the essential is to participate and have fun ...
City Center
Thursday, February 4, 2016
9:00
 
TRADIVAL
Traders and administrations in the colors of the carnival
Essential festive events of Martinique, Carnival in Fort de France is at the heart of attention. At the initiative of the City of Fort de France, since 2004, the actors of the different businesses, services and administrations are invited to disguise the official colors of Martinique carnival.
Shops and administrations
Monday 1 to Saturday 6 February 2016
 
VIDES DE BEIGNETS DU CARNAVAL
Culinary flavors of the season
The Grand Market in Fort France honors one of the emblematic delicacies season: Carnival donut! At 8 am, merchants invite you to discover this delight with banana, apple, pineapple ... Visit the Big Market to provision Carnival donuts and flavors countries ...
Big market,
Fort de France
Monday 1 to Saturday 6 February 2016
 
PARADE DE LA REINE
parade
The Queen and his associates prepare to the imminent arrival of King Vaval. Come pay tribute to the Queen
Front de mer 
Saturday, February 6, 2016
4:00 p.m.
 
CARNIVAL MAKILLAJ’ART
Face painting
The Fort de France Tourist Office of the Makeup & welcome you for makeup sessions with the colors of Carnival. For your moods shows and nightlife, ... we put the last artistic touch to your outfit. Be Carnival mood!
Camille Darsières space (former courthouse)
From Sunday 7 to Wednesday 10 February 2016
From 09h to 13h00
 From 2 €
DIMANCHE GRAS
JOU OUVE - GRAND VIDE EN PYJAMA
Parade of Shrovetide
Music alarm clock (loud course) and go ... in the streets of downtown Fort de France for the big parade in pajamas. Start on the right bank of Canal Levassor - Good humor and friendliness mandatory. Clothing: pajamas, nightgowns and night rigor shirts.
Downtown,
Fort de France
Sunday, February 7, 2016
4:30 a.m
Dress code : pajamas and nightgowns.
SUNDAY
THE BIG CARNIVAL OF MARTINIQUE
Parade
 
Presentation of the King vaval
 
Adorned in their finest costumes, all the carnival groups are expected in the streets of Fort-de-France to a hero's welcome to their sovereign. In the center of the show, appears for the first time in everyone's eyes, the long awaited King of Carnival,
Downtown,
Fort de France
Sunday 7, February, 2016
Dress Code :  Multicolored & varied disguises
MONDAY
MARIAGE BURLESQUE
Parade
 
Day of the inversion and burlesque marriage
The output of "Wedding Burlesque" is a great moment of humor and derision to family life ... Put on your best dress uniform, you are expected at the wedding!
Downtown,
Fort de France
Monday 8, February, 2016
Dress Code :
Burlesque
 
SHROVE TUESDAY
Red devils is out
Parade des jours gras
 
The city is bewitched by the frenzy of Red Devils 
Time unavoidable Martinique Carnival, Shrove Tuesday highlights the Red Devils and their imps who are joined without being asked maskers furious. Shrove Tuesday, groups on foot and floats generally adopt a specific outfit in the range, you guessed Red and black. Join his merry men!
Downtown,
Fort de France
Tuesday 9, February, 2016
Dress code :Red and Black
ASH WEDNESDAY
INCINERATION OF VAVAL
Parade
 
Day of the funeral of His Majesty Vaval and end of the carnival. Vaval immolation.
Last day of jubilation for maskers motivated yet exhausted ... On Ash Wednesday is a Martinican tradition to live ab-so-lute-ly! Dressed in deep mourning, the people listening religiously "funeral notice"
Downtown,
Fort de France
Wednesday 10, February, 2016
Dress code :
Black and White


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