PAN-JUMBIE

Pan parade in Laventille

TT – Once again thousands of people took to the Eastern Main Road in Success Village, Laventille, to enjoy the sound of the national instrument.

The 21st edition of the Laventille Steelband Festival Foundation street parade came off on Saturday evening without any major incidents, with the police reporting one vehicle was stolen sometime afterwards.

Over 20 steel orchestras paraded and played pan through Laventille for about six hours. The bands came from far and wide to participate in the annual event, which was integrated into Carifesta XIV.

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