During Kadooment Day, the streets of Barbados come alive with music, dance, elaborate costumes, and revelry. Thousands of locals and tourists gather to participate in the festivities and witness the spectacular parade of bands. Participants, known as “revellers,” dress in flamboyant costumes adorned with feathers, sequins, and bright colours, often depicting themes inspired by the island’s culture, history, and natural beauty. The parade moves through the streets of Barbados’ capital city, Bridgetown, with each band showcasing its unique theme, music, and choreography. The celebrations also include food stalls offering traditional Bajan cuisine, arts and crafts exhibitions, and various cultural performances, making Kadooment Day a truly immersive and enriching experience for all.
Kadooment Day Barbados
Aug 7, 2023 | Commonwealth News