CALO Festival – The UK’s first Caribbean festival

If you enjoy festivals like Notting Hill Carnival, then CALO Festival is the one for you…

Described by the organisers as ‘where the Caribbean meets London’ it takes place at the Alexandra Palace from 19 – 21 August.

At CALO Fest, the line up of over 25 performers include; Trinidadian Machel Montano, Capleton from Jamaica, along with the UK’s own Gappy Ranks and Mz Bratt.

The exciting event will also feature Caribbean food, a fashion show, workshops and more. Ticket prices range from £25.00 – £40.00 while a weekend pass will cost you £60.00.

For further information on CALO festival visit their website:

Text by Elisha Baptiste