Guyana Festival booths need more work

The multi-million dollar inaugural Guyana Festival is slated to kick off in just four days but passers-by have expressed concerns about the seemingly flimsy nature of some of the infrastructure to be used to facilitate the event.

Acting on said concerns, Stabroek News visited the Guyana National Stadium tarmac, Providence, East Bank Demerara yesterday morning, where the three-day event will be held, and found the wooden panels to be used to construct booths under what seemed to be the main tent to be dirty and somewhat frail.

The integrity of the booths is also questionable as several of the wooden panels seemed easily displaced. At least three were knocked down, …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

Join the Conversation

After you comment, click Post. If you're not already logged in you will be asked to log in or register.

The Comments section is intended to provide a forum for reasoned and reasonable debate on the newspaper's content and is an extension of the newspaper and what it has become well known for over its history: accuracy, balance and fairness. We reserve the right to edit/delete comments which contain attacks on other users, slander, coarse language and profanity, and gratuitous and incendiary references to race and ethnicity. We moderate ALL comments, so your comment will not be published until it has been reviewed by a moderator.