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Boston Caribbean Carnival

Caribbean Carnival back in Franklin Park
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Caribbean Carnival back in Franklin Park
Feathers, sequins and shimmering costumes filled Franklin Park Saturday afternoon as Boston residents gathered for the annual Caribbean Carnival.
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Carnival returns to Hub Saturday
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Carnival returns to Hub Saturday
In an ordinary year, six designers would have given Akeshia Lewis costumes for sections in Misfit Carnival’s presentation. But there hasn’t been a normal year since 2019. Last year, there was no Caribbean Carnival.
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Caribbean Carnival: A cultural celebration
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Caribbean Carnival: A cultural celebration
Soaring headdresses adorned with feathers, brightly colored, bejeweled bikinis and enough bass to get the stiffest hips moving, even after gorging on fried chicken wings; these were just some of the scenes from the 45th annual Caribbean Carnival that danced its way through the streets of Roxbury last Saturday.
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The magic behind Boston's Caribbean Carnival costumes
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Arts & Culture
The magic behind Boston's Caribbean Carnival costumes
With scarcely a month before Caribbean Carnival, members of the Soca & Associates masquerade band are busily attending to the construction of their costumes. Master costume builder Ronald “Barney” Blaize is working on the largest — a 30-foot high by 20-foot wide costume for the Soca & Associates queen.
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