The LEHWEGO Carnival in Jamaica Guide (2017 Updates)

WHY YOU SHOULD COME! Things have really changed a lot since I first coined the term #Dothedouble.  Carnival in jamaica has moved from being an interesting distraction from the tabanca that follows Trinidad carnival to being a producer of carnival tabanca in its own right. Carnival in Jamaica is set…

Where LEHWEGO will be for Trinidad Carnival.

Come and Fete with the best teams. Lehwego will be shooting at the following fetes. If you see us, come and say hello  Feb 22  PUNCHY PUNCH COOLER FETE Feb 23 TRIBE IGNITE Feb 24 SILENT MORNING/ PHUKET Feb 25 SOCA BRAINWASH Feb 26 VALE BREAKFAST FETE/ BEACH HOUSE COOLER…

Carnival in Jamaica 2017 Ultimate fete list

It’s that time again. Time to start planning your trip to yet another epic Carnival in Jamaica. To this end I am again handing you this interactive calendar.  It will be updated regularly as I get more info and I will soon start adding ticket info for each fete. INSTRUCTIONS…

Shop Evolve for Custom bras and enhancements

Take a look at custom costume enhancements from shop evolve.  Top quality workmanship to enhance your carnival look  I talked to the owner,  here is what she had to say.   Hello! My name is Crystal Strachan and I’m the creator of Shop Evolve! Shop Evolve is a costume boutique where…

Sign up NOW for Xaymaca International

We are Live! It’s finally time to get this ball rolling.  Registration is open and we are ready to start taking care of you. Here are your instructions to sign up. Go to Xaymacainternational.com and select your costume. The “Register” link will take you to our registration portal.  You will…

Say hello to Xaymaca’s newest partner…. TRIBE!

Xaymaca (za-my-ka) International exists due to the efforts of several big local carnival brands.  LEHWEGO, SLEEK, KARNIVAL BY KANDI and DJ RICHIE R.A.S.  We have planned for months and through hard work have brought our plans to fruition.   Several associated local brands are also part of this thrust including…

4 separate bands on the road for carnival in Jamaica 

There has been a revolution of sorts in Jamaica. In the past, it was an amusing curiosity to many others that an entire country could only have one band. . That one band,  Bacchanal Jamaica,  has ruled the road for many years.  It’s rock solid “road march” as we call…

Will the explosion of growth for Carnival in Jamaica make it better, or worse?

  In the last few years Carnival in jamaica has been gathering steam as the offerings grow and people start to realise the WINE:MONEY ratios are extremely favourable.   Well, this year there has been not a continued gradual increase but an EXPLOSION of growth.  I have been predicting this…

Your sneak peek into Xaymaca (za-my-ka) International for Carnival in Jamaica

XAYMACA is coming. All will be revealed soon enough. Our official press release outlining the brands making up this entity will be out soon and look out for our epic inaugural launch on January 21. I can honestly say I’m PROUD to be part of this. We promise to bring…

Silent Morning Cruise Trinidad

This year we will be trying Silent Morning for the first time.  We have heard A LOT of good things about this party and look forward to experiencing it for ourselves. Silent morning will once again have a cooler fete boat and a drinks inclusive boat, allowing you to choose…

Today is the soca switch! 

Boxing Day is here!  I hope you all had a festive Christmas,  filled with family,  friends and gifts. . Well annually,  carnival provides a belated Christmas gift to the soca hungry reveller.   It’s called the soca switch.  For several years now there has traditionally been a cavalcade of new…

The LEHWEGO Trinidad 2017 fete list 

No long talking! Wednesday Punchy punch cooler fete vs TriniJungleJuice Mental vs TCD Frontline. This night is full of great options from the super affordable and fun PUNCHY PUNCH cooler fete to the always fun and #lehwegorecommended MENTAL to the fully all inclusive Top shelf FRONTLINE.  Its all about what…

#CarnivalinJamaica news!  And the best is yet to come! 

Over the last few months I have heard quite a bit through the grapevine here in Jamaica.  Our product is once again growing from strength to strength and the carnival world is taking notice. 2017 will be a landmark year for Jamaica. Many new and exciting things will be coming…

A few things that are “different” about Carnival in Jamaica.

Carnival in Jamaica for 2017 is going to soon start creating waves in the carnival universe.  Big (and I mean big)  announcements are gonna start dropping left right and centre in the next 30 days. So next year a lot of people are going to make the trek here for…

Getting the most out of your carnival experience. Part 1.

I started my carnival fanaticism  with very humble carnival experience.  Over time and via the school of hard knocks I now know the things to do in order to maximise my money,  time and enjoyment in carnival. Most of these tips are simple common sense, but stick to them and…

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