Creole Heritage month ends

The Monsignor Patrick Anthony Folk Research Centre (FRC), in collaboration with other cultural institutions successfully hosted the 32nd Jounen Kwéyòl celebration over the weekend. Creole Heritage ...

October 30, 2017

Creole Day celebrations this weekend

In Saint Lucia, the month of October is designated Creole Heritage month. This year, Jounen Kwéyòl will be celebrated in four host communities: Babonneau, Marigot, Vieux Fort, and Dennery. Leading ...

October 27, 2017

Castries Alive With Kweyol

The shopping center of Castries is alive this afternoon with creole music blasting from outdoor stereo speakers as Creole Heritage Month edges closer to its climax on Sunday, Jounen Kweyol. Also st...

October 26, 2017

Creole Month Activities Gets Into High Gear

As Arts and Creole Heritage Month gets into high gear, the host communities with their wide range of activities are in advanced stages of preparation.  Among the activities taking place this week...

October 13, 2017

Fèt Magwit heats up

The Marguerite Festival (Fèt Magwit), honouring Patron Saint Marguerite-Marie Alacoque, is celebrated annually in Saint Lucia on Oct. 17, in a community selected by Marguerite groups from around the i...

October 09, 2017

Jounen Kwéyòl 2017 Venues Announced

Preparations for the St. Lucia’s biggest cultural festival are in an advanced stage. Under the direction of the Folk Research Centre (FRC), the most widely celebrated cultural event in St. Lucia, Joun...

August 03, 2017