This year, the first prize winner for the 1st Lapeau Kabwit on the road was awarded to the Newtown Lapeau Kabwit; the prize for the Best Individual was awarded to Andy Cater with Dominica-On-Line, while Dr. Damien Dublin took the Best Sensay prize.
The Best J’Ouvert Band was awarded to Religious Ones with their Tribute to Michael Jackson. A special prize was awarded to the Friendship Crew with Run Away Sailors.
The prize for the Longest Lapeau Kabwit on the Road was awarded to the Yam Piece Lapeau Kabwit.
There were no prizes issued for the category of 1st Steel Band and Pappy Show Wedding.
Meantime Carnival Corner has once again taken the prize for Best Old Mass Band, while the Neg Mawon from Castle Bruce came second and Good Hope Darkies placed third. The Band of the Year was awarded to Carnival Corner, while Mercury was placed second and Old Time Sake third.
In the category of King and Queens of the Bands, Carnival Corners came in first under the king and queen segments with Mercury placing second in both categories.
Convent Preparatory walked away with the prize for Best Band of the Year under the Children’s Band category. The Goodwill Secondary School placed second with Eco Dominique and Team Work Spirit Creation placing third.