More groups and individuals advance to the cultural finals
Dominica’s history and culture was on display again this weekend at five different cultural semifinal competitions held on saturday 1 and sunday 2 october.
Individuals and groups from the south east, eastern, north east, south west and western districts competed in various categories, as part of activities marking dominica’s 33rd anniversary of independence.
Chief cultural officer, mr raymond lawrence believes that so far citizens are showing a great level of interest in the activities; a gesture he believes that demonstrates patriotism and love for country.
Minister for social services, community development and gender affairs, honorable gloria shillingford called on dominicans to make the theme chosen to celebrate this year’s independence practical.
Be sure to log on to our website for detailed information on the groups and individuals who made it to the finals in the various categories.