Carnival Message from the Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport. | SMN News

PHILIPSBURG:— Following the Easter weekend, we will go directly into the celebrations of the 50th year of Carnival. As these festivities generate much economic activity and tourism, most of its governmental oversight comes from the Ministry of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transport, and Telecommunication. However, Carnival is established as an aspect of our Sint Maarten culture, and for that reason, as Minister with responsibility for culture, I have worked with the Department of Culture to expand the cultural content of these celebrations.
On Sunday, April 28, 2019, the Sint Maarten Carnival Development Foundation (SCDF) will present the Children’s Parade,

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