Rupununi music festival set

In just over two weeks’ time, international and local musicians will perform in what is billed as the first world musical festival in the Rupununi.

The Rupununi Music & Arts Festival will kick off on Valentine’s night, February 14th at Rock View Lodge in Annai, North Rupununi and runs until February 16th. “This will be a golden opportunity in which local and international artistes from around the world will have the opportunity to share in a weekend of performances, workshops, discussions, and of course, sample Amerindian culture and have some real fun,” Bob Ramdhanie, Festival Director, was quoted as saying in a statement from the organisers.

“The idea of this first camping music festival in the Rupununi is both novel and challenging and demands a new creative approach.  We have to convert the space around Rock View Lodge into a festival village and we are doing so in an eco-sensitive manner with benabs, washrooms and showers all being built from local materials. We want to …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

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