Due to adverse weather conditions, the opening ceremony for the third edition of the Carnaval International de Victoria was moved indoors to the International Conference Centre.
Info on scuba diving was there to record, in full, the acts taking part.
Organised by the Seychelles Tourism Board
H.E. Minister for tourism & culture Alain St Ange officially opened the evening which was hosted by Michelle Marengo & Galen Bresson
Ion Kid (Michael Savy) singing ‘Nou Karnaval’ (winner of 2013 carnival song competition) Séga’el from Réunion, singing ‘Envoyé Nout Séga’
South Korean group with performance of Yong Geng dance
Pioneers of Quepem from Goa, India
Daniella Larue (Seychelles) performing ‘Carnaval aux Seychelles’ (3rd in song competition)
Indonesia performing a Sikar Jabun dance
Jessica – Hudson Prananjaya
Seytoile (Seychelles) performing Karnaval de Victoria (2nd in song competition)
Rosas de Ouro samba school from São Paulo, Brazil
Joe Samy performing Vini, vini au Carnaval
Our thanks go to Takamaka Rum for their kind sponsorship of our coverage of the 3rd Edition of the Carnaval International de Victoria