Welcome to the 8th Annual Virginia Caribbean Festival
Brought to you by The Virginia Caribbean-American Cultural Association [VCACA Inc.]
August 16th & 17th, 2013
Come and experience the pageantry of dazzling fusion of colors, creativity, music, masquerades and incredible art at the street parade. Then enjoy Live authentic Caribbean music at Town Point Park with International recording artists, and electrifying diverse audience with high-energy tunes that will move the crowd to dance under the stars.
Local and regional Caribbean acts take the stage and unite festival-goers with the infectious, pulsating tropical rhythmic sounds of REGGAE, CALYPSO and SOCA and yes, the sweet beat of the STEELPAN music. This is a day of tropical rhythm, cuisine, carnival and culture as only the Caribbean can offer!
Be a part of the fun, bring the entire family…
August 16th, 2013
J’Ouvert Boatride on the Spirit of Norfolk, a fun and festive, three-deck dining cruise vessel. Begin to party early in the spacious climate-controlled interiors, outdoor strolling decks and a large outdoor patio deck.
August 17th, 2013
Carnival Parade in the streets of downtown Norfolk
Bring your entire family and enjoy the colorful PARADE portion of the Festival including stilt dancers, elaborate costumes and folklore characters…there is truly something for everyone!
Enjoy the festival at Town Point Park
Enjoy live authentic Caribbean music at Town Point Park. Norfolk is filled with high-energy tunes that will move you. Tickets for the Festival in the park – Adults: $10, Children 6-12 yrs.:$5 and kids 5 yrs. and under Free.
Be Part of the
Come celebrate and experience an amazing line-up of internationally acclaimed entertainers from around the Caribbean performing live on stage and whet your appetite at one of the many food vendors.