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Mauritius tourism celebrates the “Festival International Kreol 2018” opening. The festival was opened by Minister Anil Gayan, the Minister of Tourism of Mauritius.
“This festival is one having an important demand Unity. This season is Creolite and Unity&rdquo i remind everyone that the theme of the festival; said Minister Gayan at the opening ceremony. The programme of the 13th edition of the Festival International Kreol (International Creole festival) has been unveiled on Thursday 20th September, in the current presence of the minister of Tourism Anil Gayan, the ministers Alain Wong, Stephan Toussaint, Etienne Sinatambou, Eddy Boissézon, the PPS Marie-Claire Monty, and god, the father Mayer of Port Louis Daniel Laurent. For the very first time, the programme has been exercised by the ministries of the abovementioned ministers and benefitted from the collaboration of varied associations doing work for the promotion of creole culture. The festival will be held from the 16th to the 25th November with the theme: “Kreolite leritaz&rdquo nou; (The creole culture, our heritage). “We wanted that his festival gather the Mauritian people all together, whether they result from Rodrigues, Agalega or chagos.”
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The event premiered at Château Labourdonnais on the 16th November, with Slam, old time stories, poetry, and jazz, not to mention, all in creole. The initial new feature of the year’s edition was the “Bal rann zarico” (traditional popular ball) in every the municipalities and village councils of the island on the 17th November. The Mahebourg Waterfront will be hosting the original regatta with the participation on some thirty boats, day in addition to a culinary festival along with other craft stands on a single. The ultimate of the theatre contest in creole and a theatre show will need place at Serge Constantin Theatre in Vacoas on the 19th November. Day on the next, you will have a slam competition at the Octave Wiehé Auditorium. Night will need place at the Kaya Stadium on Roche Bois on the 21st  the Sega Lontan;November. You will see two events on the 22nd November: a Fashion show at Port Louis market, and a Open-air cinema at Trou d’Eau Douce. You will have a demand applications for the making of a brief 13-minute film in creole. Throughout that evening the three short films selected will undoubtedly be broadcast, and the three best filmmakers shall get Rs. 50 000, Rs 30 000 and Rs 20 000, respectively.
This year, the general public beach of Pointe aux Sables has been chosen to feature the Sware Tipik (Traditional sega night) on the 23rd November. On the 24th November, InterContinental Hotel shall host a conference on the theme of the festival, and different well-known figures are anticipated to attend the function. The big concerts will undoubtedly be held in three sites: Flacq, the football ground in Petite Rivière, and the municipality yard in Curepipe. The Festival International Kreol shall end with a carnival from Péreybère to Grand Bay, on the 25th November.