In Picture: The Deputy Prime Minister of Saint Lucia, Ernest Hilaire.
In Picture: The Deputy Prime Minister of Saint Lucia, Ernest Hilaire.

Castries, Saint Lucia: The Deputy Prime Minister of Saint Lucia, as well as the member of parliament serving for the Castries South, Ernest Hilaire, unveils the Saint Lucia Jazz & Arts Festival 2024 lineup. The event will be celebrated from April 30 to May 12, 2024.

It is to be noted that Minister Hilaire took to his official social media handle (Facebook) to share the list of the performers that are going to rock the event.

He further congratulated the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority, Cultural Development Foundation and Event Saint Lucia as the media launch of the festival was a great start.

“Saint Lucia Jazz & Arts Festival 2024 lineup promises to be nothing short of amazing. Congratulations to the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority, Cultural Development Foundation, Event Saint Lucia and all other stakeholders on a successful media launch”, added Minister Hilaire.

Further, the people of the federation and across the world are looking forward to indulging in a musical, diverse and arts-rich festival this year. The arts component will foster, enhance and promise to display one of the best local talents and all the aspects of arts and culture.

Noting this, Saint Lucian will commemorate the Opening Night of the event on April 30. The people will enjoy the remarkable and electrifying performances by various artists, including Teejay, Voice and Romain Virgo, among others.

The Pure Jazz Night on May 7 will be a perfect blend of the celebration of the country’s arts and vibrant culture. The renowned artists who are going to rock the festival are Allison Marquis, Elements of the Arts and John Patitucci.

Other events will take place on the following days,

– Kingdom Night on May 8

– May 9 will feature Pure Jazz

– Caribbean Fusion to take place on May 10

– People will enjoy World Beats on May 11

– The Ultimate Celebration will be held on May 12

People took to their official Facebook handle to express their delight in the upcoming festival of music, art, and culture of the island nation.

While reacting to Minister Hilaire’s post, a person named Dalma Antoine wrote, “VAYB BAND is an amazing band! Finally, sone Konpa in St. Lucia.”

Another FB user, Marcellus Lennie, commented, “Good job. Great lineup. Congrats to the whole tourism team.”