"A TASTE OF THE SPICE ISLAND" JULY 13, 2019 VINET PARK , LITTLE BURGUNDY MONTREAL

KEITH MITCHELL GRENADA'S PRIME MINISTER AT SPICE ISLAND DAY.

VINET PARK - LITTLE BURGUNDY 

MONTREAL

QUEBEC


JULY 12, TOWN HALL MEETING - 6P.M. RUBY FOOS HOTEL 7655 DECARIE BLVD.

JULY 13, 2019  1:00 PM - 9:00 P.M.

VINET PARK - LITTLE BURGUNDY

MONTREAL

On Friday, July 12, the festivities will kick off at Ruby Foos Hotel, 7655 Decarie Blvd. with a Town Hall Meeting with the Prime Minister of Grenada, and a presentation by the Grenada Communal Credit Union.  All are welcome.  Doors open at 6:00 p.m.  Meeting will start at 6:30 sharp.  All are welcome. Free Admission. 

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SPICE ISLAND CULTURAL DAY EXTRAVAGANZA

 July 13, 2019 

The Spice Island Cultural Day (SICDAQ) FESTIVAL is the official celebration of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique's entertainment, food, music, arts, products, sports and culture.


THE GOVERNMENT OF GRENADA RECOGNIZES & ENDORSES SICDAQ  

The Government of Grenada in a letter dated November 2018 states: “The Government is satisfied with works and contribution that the Spice Island Cultural Day Association of Quebec (SICDAQ) is making towards Grenada and most of all the promotion of who we are as a people”, writes Minister Norland Cox, Grenada’s Minister of Youth Development, Sports, Culture and The Arts”. “The Cabinet fully recognizes and endorses SICDAQ, their activities, plans and programs to promote and celebrate the heritage and cultures of Grenada in Quebec”, states Minister Norland Cox, Minister of Youth Development, Sports, Culture and the Arts  in his letter to the President of SICDAQ.


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TAKE A LOOK AT OUR EXCITING FESTIVAL:

HAVE 

"A TASTE OF THE SPICE"

Our Theme for 2019.


  

On Saturday July 13, from 1:00p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The Spice Island Cultural Day Extravaganza and Expo in the Vinet Park in Little Burgundy, features a day-long outdoor festival of cultural presentations including pan music, calypsonians, arts and craft vendors, Caribbean orchestras and entrancing singers and dancers. The whole shebang is anchored by tantalizing food from Grenada, Carriacou, Petite Martinique, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago and Haiti. 


Patrons will fully experience the tastes, sights and sounds of the Caribbean via tasty island dishes catered by local Celebrity Chefs. Entertainment by top Grenadian and other Caribbean Artists: Imagine…you can slip away on a Caribbean trip to the Spice Island without having to leave Montreal at all! 


Do not forget to bring the kids.  Facepainting, Henna, Bouncies and more.



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VENDORS OPPORTUNITY

FOOD VENDORS AND ARTS & CRAFTS VENDORS WELCOME. 

Call (514) 620-6612 TO RESERVE YOUR BOOTH AND KIOSK SPACE.

OR EMAIL US AT :spiceislanddaymontreal@gmail.com

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SPICE ISLAND CULTURAL DAY BLOCK-O JUNE 30 -GREENZ RESTAURANT

JOIN US FOR THE SPICE ISLAND CULTURAL DAY BLOCK-O

SICDAQ BLOCK-O AT GREENZ RESTARUANT PARKING LOT - 395 ST-JACQUES, LACHINE, QC. - SUNDAY, JUNE 30, 2019 - 3 P.M. TO 9 P.M.

JOIN US - MUSIC, FOOD, FUN, FUN, FUN - CELEBRATE CANADA DAY HOLIDAY WEEKEND!

COMING EVENT - JUNE 30 - BLOCK-0 3 PM TO 9 PM

SPICE ISLAND CULTURAL DAY

BLOCK-O CELEBRATING CANADA DAY -

SUNDAY, JUNE 30   3P.M. TO 9 P.M.

GREENZ RESTAURANT - PARKING LOT - 

395 ST-JACQUES

LACHINE, QUEBEC

438-387-1336.

CELEBRATE CANADA DAY HOLIDAY WEEKEND WITH US - JUNE 30 - BLOCK-O

COME AND ENJOY A REAL GRENADA LIME -  ST. GEORGE'S WALL STREET STYLE AT GREENZ RESTAURANT, PARKING LOT.  395 ST. JACQUES, LACHINE.   3 PM - 9 P.M.

BBQ - MUSIC BY 5 DJ'S - BRING THE ENTIRE FAMILY - FREE ADMISSION. FOOD AND DRINKS ON SALE

COME AND ENJOY BBQ PIG TAIL, AND A GREAT GRENADIAN BBQ STYLE BLOCK-0.  

MUSIC BY 5 D'J'S

JULY 12, TOWN HALL MEETING WITH GRENADA'S PRIME MINISTER

On Friday, July 12, the festivities will kick off at Ruby Foos Hotel, 7655 Decarie Blvd. with a Town Hall Meeting with the Prime Minister of Grenada, Dr. The Right Keith C. Mitchell. Also a presentation by the Grenada Communal Credit Union will be held.  All are welcome.  Doors open at 6:00 p.m.  Meeting will start at 6:30p.m. sharp.  All are welcome. Free Admission.

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A CELEBRATION OF GRENADA, CARRIACOU & PETITE MARTINIQUE

IN 2018 OVER 3,000 DANCED, ATE, PARTIED AND ENJOYED THE FESTIVAL.
LOOK FORWARD TO 2019!!!

SPICE ISLAND CULTURAL DAY 2019 - THE OFFICIAL CELEBRATION OF GRENADA CARRIACOU & PETITE MARTINIQUE

  • "A TASTE OF THE SPICE". 

LITTLE BURGUNDY will be the backdrop for the Spice Island Cultural Day Extravaganza and Exposition

- July 13, 2019. 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.


July 13, 2019 Vinet Park in Little Burgundy - Downtown Montreal

The exotic splendor of the beautiful Spice of the Caribbean Islands (Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique) will be featured at the  SPICE ISLAND CULTURAL DAY Festival. Free Admission.

.  Imagine…you can slip away on a Caribbean trip to the Spice Island without having to leave Montreal at all!. COME HAVE "A TASTE OF THE SPICE".

  • Any Questions?  Reach us at spiceislanddaymontreal@gmail.com

2019 VENDORS

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VENDORS    


FOOD VENDORS:

1. FAYE RODNEY

2.KAYAK JOHN NOEL

3. ISLAND DESIGNZ

4.SIMONE & ONIEL CARIBBEAN CUISINE

5.ANGELLA ALEXIS

6. OWEN THE SEAFOOD MAN

7. HAZIE CATERING


DESSERTS VENDORS:

HELEN GEORGE SWEETS

DONNA CHARLES CARIBBEAN DESSERTS

SPICE TEAS OF THE CARIBBEAN

SWEET AND NICE TROPICAL ICE CREAM

I LOVE GRENADA PRODUCTS

CULTURAL FARMER NUTS & SNOWCONE


ARTS AND CRAFT & OTHER VENDORS

Levi Alexander – Flags & Things 

Dany Rodrigue – D.R.E.A.M. Enr. Entertainment Arts 

Batshaw Services 

Grenada Communal Co-Operative Credit Union

Knowledge Scholarship Foundation

Grenada Tourism Authority

AND MORE!!! 


KIDDIES KORNER

FACE PAINTING

JUICE BAR

POPCORN

ICE CREAM

ETC

PROGRAM OF THE DAY - JULY 13 VINET PARK - MONTREAL- 1PM-9PM - don't miss it!!!

WHAT'S THE DEAL???

A WHOLE DAY OF FAMILY FUN.  DON'T MISS IT.


BOYZIE -  SHORTPREE - KENNYC - LOVE MAN KENT - DOGGIES -  JAB JAB ORCHESTRA  -FITZ-PATRICK SISTERS -  DELTA ANTOINE  - MELLO G - PUFTY - STONES SVG,  THE GRENADA ENSEMBLE - JENNY AND JENNA NOEL - ZINA EDWARDS - WEST CAN DANCERS, SHOOTING STARS SHORTKNEE DANCERS AND MORE!!!


SPECIAL APPEARANCE - 

GRENADA SPICEMAS CARAVAN

 LIVE AND DIRECT FROM GRENADA WITH JUNIOR GEORGE.


M.C. JUNIOR GEORGE - RIDE ALONG  NEW YORK.

MICHAEL FARKAS - MONTREAL

HOWARD STRETCH CARR - CKUT 90.3 FM


LIVE BROADCAST WITH CJLO 1690 CARIBBEAN CALLALOO - WITH DJ 610.




MONTREAL, QUEBEC

OUR SPONSORS

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THE GRENADA TOURISM AUTHORITY

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GRENADA COMMUNAL CREDIT UNION

Joining SICDAQ in partnership is the GRENADA Communal Credit Union.  They will be in Montreal for the Festivities on July 12 and July 13.  Members of the Communal Credit Union will make a presentation on Friday, July 12 at the Town Hall Meeting and will be in Vinet Park on Saturday, July 13.  Check out their booth.

Our Partners

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HERE'S WHAT HAPPENING!!! JOIN US!

  “2018 was great for the first year, but 2019 promises to be even larger and greater”, says President Theodore H. Blaize. The organization is planning to welcome over 5,000 enjoying the food, music, arts and culture of the Spice Island: Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique. With its 2019 theme “A TASTE OF THE SPICE ” patrons are promised the full fusion of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique's cuisine, along with other delicious Caribbean cuisine. This year we will offer a delicious Tea Tent featuring the Spice Teas of the Caribbean, a Vendors Market place with everything from clothes to arts and crafts, a children’s corner with face painting, bouncy castles and more. Bring the entire family and experience the Spice of the Caribbean for yourself.  Have "A Taste of the Spice".

JOIN US ON A VIRTUAL CARIBBEAN TRIP!

  •  The Spice Island Cultural Day Association of Quebec continues to remain steadfast in its goal towards celebrating the culture and spirit of Grenada and to share it with everyone who resides in Quebec and elsewhere. Why don’t you slip away on a Caribbean trip to the Spice Island without having to leave Montreal at all! 

Much more information to come. Keep up to date.