CALO Festival, where the Caribbean meets London, takes place from Friday 19th until Sunday 21st August 2011 at London's Alexandra Palace.
Line-upThe musical line up will bring together some of the biggest names in Soca, Calypso, Reggae, Salsa, Merengue and R&B. Artists include: Capleton, Maxi Priest, Mr Vegas and Gappy Ranks and top Soca artists Machel Montano, Big Band Roy Cape All Stars, Lil Rick and Cuban Latin artists Manolin El Medico,Jah Roots, Darnell Eastwood and Gappy Ranks.
TicketsTickets are priced from £25 to £40 or £60 for the weekend. Concession tickets are half price, and there's free admission for children under 12 on Sunday 21st August.
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More infoTV chef Rustee Lee will headline the food extravaganza on Sunday, which in addition to a food market showcasing Caribbean cuisine and free food sampling - will see top Caribbean chefs go head to head in the battle of the chefs contest.
The festival will also bring a whole host of additional entertainment and activities for the family include: Steel Pan workshops, Drumming Sessions, Carnival Costume making workshops, Childrens adventure club and Zumba and Soca Aerobics.
AccommodationThis event does not have camping but there are a number of hotels, hostels and guest houses in the area.
More information will be here when available.
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CALO Festival 2011
last updated: Wed 20th Jul 2011