Carnival revellers bid farewell to season with burning Momo

PHILIPSBURG–Carnival is now over after St. Maarten Carnival Development Foundation (SCDF) hosted the closing Jump-Up from Cay Hill to Carnival Village on Tuesday evening. No Limit Band, XP Band, Mix Master Pauly and Big and Serious Sound truck led the Jump-Up while hundreds participated.

On arrival at the Village, SCDF President Mike Granger thanked Carnival-lovers for making this year’s Carnival a success. Marketing Director Rolando Brison and TelEm Group of Companies representatives called out the winners of the various promotions the company had launched prior to Carnival. Prizes included a brand new vehicle.

Granger announced Sexy Cats as the winners of the Jouvert Morning Jump-Up competition and No Limit band as Band of the Year.

Brian Mingo of TelEm Group said this Carnival was the best in years and appreciated the opportunity for the company to be the main sponsor for Carnival this year.

The closing speeches ended and King Momo was roasted to close the Carnival season.  

Source: Daily Herald
Carnival revellers bid farewell to season with burning Momo