The National Carnival Commission (NCC)’s, Carnival 2020 launch entitled ‘Rejuvenation: Better than Ever’ at Queen’s Park Savannah, Port of Spain kicked off at 4 pm which began with a parade of mas characters (traditional and conventional) and steel orchestras.
The parade participants assembled from the Drag, through the eastern entrance and unto the main stage before the Grand Stand audience.
The launch featured more than 1000 traditional and conventional mas characters, steel pan, and calypsonians and soca artistes.
The entertainment line-up included Blaxx, Karene Asche, Farmer Nappy, Nadia Batson, Aaron Duncan Super Blue, Ronaldo London, Ravi B & Karma, and Brass to the World.
NCC Chairman Winston ‘Gypsy’ Peters was taped talking to parade participants at the Queen’s Park Savannah.