Hosted and produced by
Leicester Caribbean Carnival
Sunday 10th July 2022, 6.30pm to 9.00pm
Peepul Centre, Orchardson Ave, Leicester LE4 6DP
Tickets will be available from the venue after 10th June 2022
This will be a live event, following “at-home” head dress making competitions and mask making in 2020 and a “blended” event at Derby Quad and on zoom in 2021, during the Covid 19 pandemic.
Every year the EMCCAN Regional Costume Competition is hosted in one of it’s partner cities.
Contestants from Derby, Nottingham, Leicester and Northampton compete for the regional prize, following an enlightening carnival arts performance on the main stage in the first half.
Every year, the East Midlands Caribbean Carnival Queen Show provides a platform for costumed bands in the region to showcase their artistic abilities and talent. Presented as a stage show, it rotates around theatres and venues in each carnival city every year. To date the Queen Show has been presented at Derby Theatre, Spinney Theatre in Northampton, Nottingham Playhouse and the Peepul Centre in Leicester.