Guyana Mashramani or Mash Festival

 

Mashramani or Mash is Guyana’s most colourful festival is usually observed on February 23 in observance of Guyana’s becoming a republic on Februrary 23, 1970.

The word "Mashramani" is derived from an Amerindian language and in translation means "the celebration of a job well done."

Mash is usually celebrated each year under a different theme. Usually Mash commences with the chutney, soca and the Calypso (junior and senior) competitions, followed by the children’s Mash activities, masquerade and steel band, media jump up, concert for the elderly, and the bright up Guyana competition, among others.

 

Location

Georgetown
Guyana
GY

Location: 

Georgetown, Guyana

Time: 

Monday, February 23, 2015 (All day)

Calendars of Events: