A scene from WCMF 2014

A scene from WCMF 2014

The date for the 19th Annual World Creole Music Festival (WCMF) has been announced.

WCMF Promoter Leroy “Wadix” Charles made that announcement at a press conference held at the Dominica Festivals Committee (DFC) office on Tuesday.

“The official date for the 19th World Creole Music Festival is October 30th, 31st and November 1st, once again at the Windsor Park Sports Stadium,” he said. “This year we will be launching the World Creole Music Festival on July 17th and that would be at the Windsor Park Sports Stadium forecourt.”

He revealed that it will be a different type of launch with “two dimensional events.”

Charles revealed the date of the festival on Tuesday

Charles revealed the date of the festival on Tuesday

Charles stated that the first part of the event will be the official speeches and the actual launching of the bands and the second part will be a major Creole extravaganza.

“A Creole warm-up where we get people ready for this year’s Word Creole Music Festival and we have invited Haitian Compa sensation, Carimi,” he stated.

Additionally, he said, the acts that will perform at this year’s WCMF will be revealed.