Friendly water sports competitions, family fun and music concerts were the highlights of the National Day/Christmas Village activities in Soufrière on Tuesday 13 December.
Residents participated in canoe races, swimming competitions, and greasy poles to receive cash prizes.
National performers Arthur Allan, Ezra D. Fun Machine, Donaton, Prado and Shemmy J kept the crowd entertained with hit after hit.
Following the success of the activities under the Christmas Village banner, the Soufrière Regional Development Foundation (SRDF) will continue the Christmas Village calendar of activities on Saturday 17 December 2022.
At 6 am on December 17th, breakfast will be served to about 150 disadvantaged residents at Place Soufrière.
This activity is held in collaboration with the Caregiver’s Program and the MP’s Office. As part of the Christmas Village Calendar, the Soufrière Constituency Council gathers local vendors for its flea market, which begins at 9am on Saturdays.
On Saturday, December 17th, at 7pm, the Soufrière Waterfront comes to life with the glitz and glamor of a fashion show showcasing what Soufrière boutiques have to offer. The show will feature some of his hottest IG models, including male models Shanay Mesmain, Bernel St. Rose, former Miss OECS Early Caffedric, and former Miss Independence Santhia Charlemagne. The evening culminates in a carol festival by his four local choirs.
The public is invited to enjoy the free event as the SRDF aims to spread Christmas cheer and bring joy to the community.