Full Programme of Events for Calabar Festival 2013

Sunday 1st December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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Youth development programme begins
Venue: Old Residency
Museum
Time: 12noon
Fee: Free
Calabar’s got talent I
MUSIC:
ì Slim Joe
ì Wale Waves
ì Edgar
ì Teego
ì DeeAlo
ì Charass
Venue:
Millennium Park
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: Free
Slim Joe
Calabar’s got talent II
MUSIC:
ì Paparazzi
ì Jenny Crest
ì Dizzy baby
ì Slim Black
ì Julie Haye
ì Frankie 1
Venue:
Millennium Park
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: Free
Paparazzi
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Monday 2nd December Tuesday 3rd December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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Calabar’s got talent III
MUSIC:
ì Runtown
ì Fair Prince
ì Asodor
ì The Union
ì Ice Box
Venue:
Millennium Park
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: Free
Runtown
Calabar’s got talent IV
MUSIC:
ì Faze
ì Kel
ì W4
ì JAGA
ì Shacommended
Venue:
Millennium Park
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: Free
Calabar International Dance Festival
Venue: Main Bowl,
Cultural Centre
Time: 10.00am
Fee: Free
Faze
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Wednesday 4th December Thursday 5th December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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Kiddies’ Dancefest Season 1
FEATURING:
ì Contemporary/Cultural
Dances
ì Dance & Drama
Venue: Main
Bowl, Cultural
Centre
Time: 10.00am
Fee: Free
Calabar’s got talent V
FEATURING:
ì DJ Competition
ì Freestyling
MUSIC:
ì Ruggedman
ì Divine
ì Ajuju
ì Elefes
ì Matinna
Venue:
Millennium Park
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: Free
Ruggedman
LAFFMATAZZ 1
FEATURING:
ì I Go Die
ì Shirman
ì Headmaster
ì MC Owondo
ì Last Prophet
ì Prof. Aboki
ì Kelly Blind
MUSIC BY:
ì Terry G
ì Timaya
ì freewindz
ì Hamoni
ì Isaac Chinagorom
Venue: Millennium
Park
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: VIP Tickets:
N1,000
Terry G
I Go Die
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Friday 6th December Saturday 7th December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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Voices of Paradise choral competition featuring
Calabar church choirs
PERFORMANCES BY:
ì Chevelle Franklyn
ì Mike Aremu
ì Zubi Enebeli
ì Uddy 6 Team
ì Marvelous Odiete
ì C’Mion
ì Nnanke
ì Darlene
Venue: Millennium
Park
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: Free
Children’s Dry Run dedicated to the African Child
Venue: Millennium Park
Time: 1.00pm
Fee: Free
Chevelle Franklyn
Rhythms of Paradise
FEATURING:
ì Mr. Kool
ì Waconzy
ì Solid Star
ì Dazz Ra Amen
ì Ego
ì Isick
Venue: Millennium Park
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: Free
Mr Xto
Waconzy
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Sunday 8th December Monday 9th December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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asFac Calabar Carnival Essay Competition
Venue: Cultural Centre
Complex, Main Bowl
Time: 10.00am
Fee: Free
Festival novelty football tournament begins
Venue:
Abraham Ordia
Stadium, Unical
Time: 3.00pm
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
asFac Camp Rock opens
Venue: Surefoot
American School
Time: 9.00am
Fee: Free
Calabar’s got talent VI
MUSIC:
ì Chuddy K
ì Kween
ì Sean Tizzle
ì Chris Mba
ì T shawn
Venue:
Millennium Park
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: VIP Tickets:
N2,000
Kween
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Tuesday 10th December Wednesday 11th December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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Austino Milano
Body Talk contemporary Dance
MUSIC:
ì Eldee
ì Sound Sultan
ì Kola Soul
ì JJC
ì Murphy
Venue:
Millennium Park
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: VIP Tickets:
N2,000
Eldee
Ladies exhale A wellness & fi tness packed day of fun
for women
Venue: Abraham Ordia stadium
Time: 10.00am
Fee: Free
James Ene Henshaw’s ‘This is Our Chance’ A theatre production.
FEATURING:
ì Ashley Stephanie
ì Kas
ì M Kaze
ì Diwari
ì Fada Kane
ì Okomoko
Venue: Main Bowl,
Cultural Centre
Time: 5.00pm
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Thursday 12th December Friday 13th December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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Austino Milano
The Calabar food Clinic I
FEATURING:
ì Food exhibition by
Restaurants, Eateries,
Hotels & individuals
ì Children’s Cooking
competition
ì Visit by the CCQ
Contestants
Venue: Cultural Centre
Foyer or Botanical
Garden
Time: 10.00am
Fee: Free
Calabar family show
Venue: Transcorp Metro
Time: 4.00pm
Fee: Free
Victory Gyration for the Eagles Eaglets
FEATURING:
ì AB Cowboy
ì Austino Milano
ì Stone Cold
ì De Gospel
ì Diamondz
Venue: Millennium Park
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: VIP Tickets: N2,000
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Saturday 14th December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal Friday 13th December
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Afrofusion The beat performing Afro-fusion act becomes the ”Calfest
Afrofusion King 2013” and automatically qualifi es for Calfest 2014.
FEATURING:
ì Sunny Neji
ì J Martin
ì King Feladey
ì Mike Okri
ì Effi om Trombone
Venue: Millennium
Park
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: VIP Tickets:
N5,000
Sunny Neji
James Ene Henshaw’s ‘This is Our Chance’ A theatre production.
Venue: Main Bowl, Cultural Centre
Time: 5.00pm
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
Carnival Dry Run
Theme: MACA/CCQ Charity walk
to feature the fi nalists of CCQ
Venue: Millennium Park
– U.J. Esuene Stadium
Time: 1.00pm
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
James Ene Henshaw’s ‘This is Our Chance’ A theatre production.
Venue: Main Bowl, Cultural Centre
Time: 5.00pm
Fee: Free
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Saturday 14th December Sunday 15th December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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Canaan Inspiration
FEATURING:
ì Choral Competition
MUSIC BY:
ì Buchi
ì Frank Edward
ì Lara George
ì D’ Jazz
ì Onos
ì Ekanem
ì Sheila
Venue: Millennium Park
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: Free
Buchi
Onos
James Ene Henshaw’s ‘This is Our Chance’
A theatre production.
Venue: Main Bowl, Cultural Centre
Time: 5.00pm
Fee: Free
Laffmatazz II
FEATURING:
ì Gordons
ì White Nigerian
ì Akpororo
ì Monkals
ì Robert Ekpo
MUSIC BY:
ì Kunle Ayo
ì Harrisong
ì D’Jnee
ì D’Adshas
ì Leow
Venue: Municipal
Council Ground
Time: 10.00am
Fee: VIP: N2,000
Gordons
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Sunday 15th December Monday 16th December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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Paradise Reggae Splash: The best reggae performing
artiste becomes the “Calfest Reggae Act 2013” and
automatically qualifi es for Calfest 2014.
FEATURING:
ì Ras Kimono
ì Orezi
ì Blaccky
ì C- Strokes
ì Chantaman
ì Nyore
ì Gen. Brown Bread
Venue: Millennium Park
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: VIP Tickets: N2,000
Ras Kimono
KAKADU Dance,Drama
Venue: Main Bowl,
Cultural Centre
Time: 6.00pm
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
Rappers’ Delight … who wears the crown?Know Nigeria’s
No 1 Rap Act. The winner becomes the “Calfest Rapper
2013” and automatically qualifi es for Calfest 2014.
FEATURING:
ì MI
ì Vector the Viper
ì Ice Prince
ì Olamide
ì Lil Miss Miss
ì Mark
Venue: Millennium
Park
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: VIP: N5,000
M.I.
KAKADU Dance,Drama
Venue: Main Bowl, Cultural Centre
Time: 5.00pm
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
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Tuesday 17th December Wednesday 18th December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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MSCGT Children’s Golf Clinic Day 1
Venue: Calabar Golf
Course
Time: 9.00am
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
Egyptian Cultural Day
Venue: Main Bowl, Cultural Centre
Time: 5.00pm
Fee: Free
Soul II Soul The best performing soul artiste becomes the
”Calfest Soul Idol 2013” and automatically qualifi es for Calfest 2014.
FEATURING:
ì Darey Art Alade
ì Banky W
ì Timi Dakolo
ì Bez
ì Niyola
Venue: U.J Esuene
Stadium
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: VIP: N5,000
State Box: N2,000
Regular: N2,000
Darey Art Alade
DISCOVERY Children’s Concert
Venue: Cultural Centre
Mainbowl
Time: 5.00pm
Fee: Free
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Mary Slessor Charity Golf Tournament tees off
Venue: Calabar Golf
Course
Time: 9.00am
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
asFac Camp Rock ends
Venue: Surefoot
American Intl. School.
Time: 5.00pm
Fee: Free
Closing ceremony of Children’s Golf Clinic
Venue: Calabar Golf
Course
Time: 12noon
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
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Friday 20th December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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Les Grandes Personnes (Great People) Beginning of
LGP Tent Workshop,Training Programme and Road Show
Venue: Cultural Centre
Complex
Time: 10.00am
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
The Super Diva Night “Naija’s hottest Diva emerges tonight”
The Winner becomes the “Calfest Super Diva 2013”
and automatically qualifi es for Calfest 2014.
FEATURING:
ì Tiwa Savage
ì Omawumi
ì Temitayo
ì Seyi shey
ì Chidimma
ì Dencia
ì Yemi Alade
Venue: U.J.Esuene
Stadium
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: VIP: N10,000
State Box: N5,000
Regular: N2,000
Tiwa Savage
Omawumi
3×3 Street Ball Jam Day One
Venue: Akim Army
Barracks
Time: 3.00pm
Fee: Free
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Friday 20th December Saturday 21th December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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Governor’s Masked Fete Dress code: Old School
MUSIC BY::
ì Timi Dakolo
ì Bassey Ebong
ì Sugar Band
ì Tarre
Venue: Emporium, Tinapa
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: VIP: N20, 000
Regular: N10,000
Sponsors:
Timi Dakolo
Mary Slessor Charity Golf Tournament closes
Venue: Calabar Golf
Course
Time: 11.00am
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
Les Grandes Personnes Great People
Beginning of LGP Tent Workshop and Training Programme
and Road Show
Venue: Cultural Centre
Time: 10.00am
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
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Saturday 21th December Sunday 22nd December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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3×3 Street Ball Jam Day Two
Venue: Akim Army Barracks
Time: 3.00pm
Fee: Free
Novarosta Fiesta instead mixed grill entertainment package
Day One
Venue: Tinapa Water
Park
Time: 12noon
Fee: Free
CALABAR PRAISE NIGHT:
FEATURING:
ì Finals of the
Choral Competition
MUSIC BY
ì Sammy Okposo
ì Kingsley Ike
ì Hope Davies
ì Odemonke
ì Chioma Jesus
ì Phil Roberts
ì Agbor Eta
ì Sabina
Venue: UJ Esuene
Stadium
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: Free
Hot Wheels
FEATURING:
ì Tinapa Biking Club
and other Biking Clubs
across the country
Venue: Ndidem Usang
Iso Road
Time: 4.00pm
Fee: Free
Sammy Okposo
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Sunday 22nd December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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Finals of Festival Novelty Football Tournament
Venue: Abraham Ordia
Stadium, Unical
Time: 4.00pm
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
Les Grandes Personnes Great People
Tent Workshop and Training Programme and Road Show
Venue: Cultural Centre Complex
Time: 10.00am
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
3×3 Street Ball Jam Day Three
Venue: Akim Army
Barracks
Time: 3.00pm
Fee: Free
Novarosta Calfest Millionaire mixed grill entertainment package
Day Two
Venue: Tinapa Water
Park
Time: 10.00
Fee: Free
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Carnival Calabar Queen (CCQ) Pageant
MUSIC BY:
ì Waje
ì Temitayo
ì Ex- Calabar
Carnival Queens
Venue: Emporium
C, Tinapa Business
& Leisure Resort
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: VIP: N20, 000
Regular: N10,000
The Diaspora Night
Venue: Presidential
Lodge
Time: 4.00pm
Fee: Free
Calabar food Clinic II
ì Food exhibition
ì Adult cooking
competition
Venue: Cultural Centre
Time: 10.00am
Fee: Free
Les Grandes Personnes Great People
Tent Workshop and Training Programme and Road Show
Venue: Cultural Centre
Complex
Time: 12noon
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
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Monday 23rd December Tuesday 24th December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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Carol Night
ì Howasom
ì Mass choir
ì Exco choir
ì LGA chairmen
choir
Venue: Millennium Park
Time: 8.00pm
Fee: Free
3×3 Street Ball Jam Finals
Venue: Akim Army Barracks
Time: 3.00pm
Fee: Free
Novarosta Calfest Millionaire mixed grill
entertainment package Day Three
Venue: Tinapa Water
Park
Time: 12noon
Fee: Free
Family Fun Fair with:
Live Bands
Venue: Marina Resort,
The Museum, the
Botanical Garden, the
Cultural Centre
Time: 10.00am
Fee: Free
Novarosta HangOut A mixed grill outdoor entertainment package
Day Four All Stars Party
Venue: Tinapa Water
Park
Time: 12noon
Fee: Free
Les Grandes Personnes Great People
Tent Workshop and Training Programme and Road Show
Venue:Cultural Centre
Complex
Time: 10.00am
Fee: Free
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Tuesday 24th December Wednesday 25th December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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Command Performance by BEIJA FLOR from RIO, Brazil
Venue: U.J Esuene
Stadium
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
Carnival Kings & Queens :
FEATURING:
ì Carnival Kings
& Queens
Competition
Venue: U.J Esuene
Stadium
Time: 8.00pm
Fee: VIP: N20,000
State Box: N10,000
Regular: N5,000
General: N2,000
Cultural Parade
Venue: Take off point
Millennium Park
Time: 8.00am
Fee: Free
Les Grandes Personnes Great People
Tent Workshop and Training Programme and Road Show
Venue:Cultural Centre
Complex
Time: 10.00am
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
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Wednesday 25th December Thursday 26th December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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Mbre Mbre Carnival Eve outdoor Gig
Gyration by: BEIJA FLOR from RIO, Brazil
Venue:
ì Ekong Etta Park
ì Calabar Municipality
ì Fiesta Fries
ì Effi o-ette Junction
Time: 5.00pm – 9.00pm
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
Junior Carnival and Party
MUSIC:
ì Ozzy Bosco
ì Mya K
ì Young G
Venue: Take-off point:
Millennium Park
Time: 1.00pm
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
The Carnival Green Ball
Guest Appearance by: BEIJA FLOR from RIO, Brazil and Flavour
Venue: Venetian Arena
Time: 8.00pm
Fee: VIP: N20,000
Regular: N10,000
Sponsors:
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Thursday 26th December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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BEIJA FLOR from RIO, Brazil, Trinidad & Tobago Steel Band and
Rwandan Dance Troupe Brazil features as follows:
Venue: Time: Fee:
ì At the Parade of Bands Millennium Park 12noon Free
ì Adjudication Point One Mary Slessor 2.00pm Free
ì Adjudication Point Two Marian Road Extension 4.00pm Free
ì Adjudication Point Three MCC Junction 6.00pm Free
ì Final Adjudication Point U.J. Esuene Stadium 9.00pm Free
Sponsors:
Senior Carnival and Party
Musical
Performance
ì Flavour
(On Carnival Route)
Venue: Millennium
Park to terminate
at the UJ Esuene
Stadium
Time: 10.00pm
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
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Friday 27th December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
DJs Parade
FEATURING:
ì DJ Jimmy Jatt
ì DJ Mixmaster Brown
and Nigeria’s top DJs
Venue: U. J .
Esuene Stadium
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: VIP: N20,000
Regular: N5,000
General: N2,000
Sponsors:
DJ Jimmy Jatt
DJ Mixmaster Brown
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Calabar Rocks
FEATURING:
ì Tu Face
ì Davido
ì Iyanya
ì Spydaman
ì Raw Nwanne
MC/COMEDIAN
ì Julius Agwu
Venue: U. J . Esuene
Stadium
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: VIP: N20,000
State Box: N10,000
Regular: N5,000
General: N2,000
Davido
Tu-Face
Destiny’s Child Centre (DCC) Fashion Show
MUSIC :
ì Iyanya
ì Raw Nwanne
MC/COMEDIAN:
ì Julius Agwu
GUEST APPEARANCE:
ì P Square
Venue: Emporium
C, Tinapa Business
& Leisure Resort
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: VIP: N20,000
General: N10,000
Iyanya
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Saturday 28th December Sunday 29th December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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NAIJA’s MOST WANTED The Best performing artiste of
the night becomes “Calfest’s Most Wanted 2013” and
automatically qualifi es for Calfest 2014.
FEATURING:
ì P Square
ì D’Banj
ì KCee
ì Wiz Kid
ì Real Pound
Venue: UJ Esuene
Stadium
Time: 7.00pm
Fee: VIP: N20,000
State Box: N10,000
Regular: N5,000
General: N2,000
P Square
D’Banj
Insomnia!
FEATURING:
ì Grace Consulate
ì Earth shakers
MUSIC BY:
ì Joe Praize
ì Rasine
ì Preye Odede
ì Femi
ì Kasid
DANCE BY:
ì The Minstrels
Venue: UJ Esuene
Stadium
Time: 9.00pm
Fee: Free
Fireworks
Venue: UJ Esuene
Stadium
Time: 12 Midnight
Fee: Free
Sponsors:
Rasin
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Monday 30th December Tuesday 31st December Celebrate Calabar Carnival you are the carincal
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