Lighted Parade 2017

Rio Productions will be organizing the 6th annual Lighted Parade, to take place on the streets of Philipsburg on April 1st 2017 starting 8pm at the Ring Road (across from Ennia).

Rio will be teaming up with the popular carnival organizer “Nothin’ But Alcohol” (NBA), and for the second time Soggy Dollar Bar will form an integral part of the parade.

Revelers can expect light shows and amazing performances from Small Axe Band, the Grand Masters Band, DJ Maestro and DJ Big Boss.

The best international Carnival Bands “clashing” with our best local DJ’s. It is definitely something you don’t want to miss!

Cost of participation


Points of sale

Starting March 1st 2017, T-shirts will be available at:

  • NC Wathey office
  • van Dorp (both locations)
  • Soggy Dollar Bar
  • UTS
  • Caribbean Liquors & Tobacco (CLT)
  • Adolphus

Official After Party

El Emporio Productions from the well-known entertainer Michael Angelo (MC Sohype), will be hosting the official after-party of the Lighted Parade 2017.

The party will take place at the popular night club Soggy Dollar Bar and goes under the name of “Carnival Turn Up”. DJ Maestro, DJ Big Boss, Lil ‘R, Siwroo, Khidd & MC Sohype will be spinning the decks, and are expected to play the very best Soca, Dancehall, Hip-Hop and Bouyon songs.

The cover charge is $10.00 (before 1am) but for the Lighted Parade participants a special price of $5.00 is being extended. For this event only, it will be 2 for 1 on Stoli and Jose Cuervo at the bar.

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