DIGICEL AND RED UNLIMITED GET READY FOR MACHEL MANTANO
Castries, St. Lucia, July 3, 2012: Digicel, the Bigger Better Network proud Platinum sponsors of the St. Lucia Carnival Festival for the fifth consecutive year, is ready to paint July 11th, 2012 red with “Colour me Red”. One of the premiere and highly anticipated events of the carnival season, Beasejour Cricket Grounds will come alive as Machel Montano HD heats things up, when he takes the stage alongside his HD family and some of the hottest soca and groovy artiste St Lucia has to offer.
As part of the buildup to this year’s carnival celebrations, patrons and carnival lovers from around the globe will enjoy a superb and electrifying soca experience like no other at the BCG. Triple title holder in Trinidad for Groovy, Road March and Power Soca - singer, Machel Montano HD will headline the Colour Me Red concert for 2012. Dubbed the “Double M” the audience will enjoy a high energy, exciting, unpredictable and pulsating performances from the likes of Mr. Fete himself, Farmer Nappy and soca songbird Patrice Roberts.
Apart from the HD family of unique entertainers the Bigger Better network is also happy to unveil St Lucian stars such as Superman, Teddyson John, Ricky T, DYP and more as they represent the St Lucian people with great pride as they share the stage with soca royalty. Tickets are priced at EC$85.00, EC$100.00 at the door and all-inclusive drinks and finger foods VIP packages are priced at EC$200.00 and are available at Steve’s Barber shop, RCI, The Cell, Sunshine Bookshop and Styles 2000.
“We are pleased to partner once again with the Red Unlimited Team for the 2012 Colour Me Red event,” said Holly Hughes-McNamara Country Manager of Digicel. “Giving St Lucian’s an opportunity to enjoy some of the world’s best soca performers and continuing to invest in the development of the St Lucian carnival product is a commitment that Digicel is steadfast on” she further indicated.
Come support “Colour me Red” next week Wednesday at the Beausejour Cricket grounds at 9 pm with Machel Montano and the HD family. Get your tickets today as Digicel, the Bigger Better Network will ensure all who attend will come expecting music but leave having the Bigger Better red carnival experience.
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