There have been discussions for several years for the date change. Most of which stem from the fact that it is competing with Trinidad & Tobago’s Carnival, as well as Guadeloupe and Martinique carnival activities.
However interim Chairperson of the Showdown Mas Camp Dr Valda Henry says the success of Carnival has nothing to do with its date, but more with proper branding and marketing.
Interim Chairperson of the Showdown Mas Camp Dr Valda
Meantime, where branding is concerned Product Promotions Manager of the Discover Dominica Authority Kathleen Cuffy-Jno Jules indicated that is in fact a short coming.
She says there is no branding as it relates to Dominica’s Carnival.
But she says plans are underway to address the problem.
Product Promotions Manager of the Discover Dominica Authority Kathleen Cuffy-Jno Jules