Aruba Carnival Schedule 2016

Aruba Carnival Schedule for 2016

62nd Edition

Dates, times, routes and venues are subject to change

DATEDAYTIMEEVENT / ROUTE / INFORMATIONLOCATION / VENUE
11/11/2015 Wed 06:30pm - 11:11pm Legends Festival Carnival Village, San Nicolas
1/2/2016 Sat 08:00pm - 01:00am Parada di Flambeu Oranjestad
  ROUTE: Starts at roundabout Wendy's - L. G. Smith Blvd. - Vondellaan - ends at Banco di Caribe  
1/9/2016 Sat 06:30pm - 12:00am Prins cu Pancho Cas di Cultura, Oranjestad
1/10/2016 Sun 02:00pm - 05:00pm Parada di Blaas San Nicolas
  ROUTE: Joe Laveist Sport Park, Pastoor Hendrikstraat - Caya Dick Cooper - Caya Captain H. Rodger - Lagoweg - Bernhardstraat - Vuylestekestraat - Pastoor Hendrikstraat - Lagoweg - ends at Carnival Village  
1/10/2016 Sun 06:00pm - 11:00pm Children & Youth Calypso Contest Carnival Village, San Nicolas
1/15/2016 Fri 07:30pm - 11:00pm Queen Election and Coronation (Children/Youth) Aruba Entertainment Center, Oranjestad
1/16/2016 Sat 08:00pm - 02:00am Grand Tumba Contest Aruba Entertainment Center, Oranjestad
1/17/2016 Sun 07:00pm - 11:30pm Tumberito Festival (Children/Youth) Aruba Entertainment Center, Oranjestad
1/20/2016 Wed 07:00pm - 12:00am Pre-final Caiso & Soca Monarch Carnival Village, San Nicolas
1/21/2016 Thu 07:00pm - 12:00am Pre-final Caiso & Soca Monarch Carnival Village, San Nicolas
1/22/2016 Fri 08:00pm - 12:00am Aruba's Queen & Mrs. Carnival Election and Coronation Aruba Entertainment Center, Oranjestad
1/23/2016 Sat 01:00pm - 05:00pm Children's Parade Noord Noord
  ROUTE: from Bubali Field straight to Centro di Bario Noord  
1/23/2016 Sat 07:00pm - 03:00am Grand Final Caiso & Soca Monarch Carnival Village, San Nicolas
1/24/2016 Sun 02:00pm - 06:00pm Grand Children's Parade San Nicolas San Nicolas
  ROUTE: Joe Laveist Sport Park, Pastoor Hendrikstraat - Caya Dick Cooper - Caya Captain H. Rodger - Lagoweg - Bernhardstraat - Vuylestekestraat - Pastoor Hendrikstraat - Lagoweg - ends at Carnival Village  
1/28/2016 Thu 07:00pm - 01:00am Hebbe Hebbe Happening Post Office, Oranjestad
1/29/2016 Fri 07:00pm - 01:00am Riba Caya SMAC's Office
1/30/2016 Sat 04:00am - 09:00am Jouvert Morning San Nicolas
  ROUTE: Joe Laveist Sport Park, Pastoor Hendrikstraat - Caya Dick Cooper - Caya Captain H. Rodger - Lagoweg - Bernhardstraat - Vuylestekestraat - Pastoor Hendrikstraat - ends at Joe Laveist Sport Park  
1/30/2016 Sat 08:00pm - 02:00am Aruba's Grand Lighting Parade Oranjestad
  ROUTE: Starts at roundabout Wendy's - L. G. Smith Blvd. - Vondellaan - ends at Banco di Caribe  
1/31/2016 Sun 02:00pm - 06:00pm Grand Children Parade Oranjestad Oranjestad
  ROUTE: Starts at ex D.O.W. - L. G. Smith Blvd. - Vondellaan - Avenido Milo Croes - ends at Entertainment Center  
1/31/2016 Sun 07:00pm - 10:00pm Burning of the Momito - Marks the end of the children carnival parades Aruba Entertainment Center, Oranjestad
2/4/2016 Thu 08:00pm - 02:00am Parada di Luz San Nicolas
  ROUTE: Joe Laveist Sport Park, Pastoor Hendrikstraat - Caya Dick Cooper - Caya Captain H. Rodger - Lagoweg - Bernhardstraat - Dr. Schaepmanstraat - Pastoor Hendrikstraat - ends at Joe Laveist Sport Park  
2/6/2016 Sat 01:00pm - 07:00pm San Nicolas' 62nd Grand Carnival Parade San Nicolas
  ROUTE: Joe Laveist Sport Park, Pastoor Hendrikstraat - Caya Dick Cooper - Caya Captain H. Rodger - Lagoweg - Bernhardstraat - Dr. Schaepmanstraat - Pastoor Hendrikstraat - ends at Joe Laveist Sport Park  
2/7/2016 Sun 01:00pm - 07:00pm Aruba's 62nd Grand Carnival Parade Oranjestad
  ROUTE: Starts at roundabout Wendy's - L. G. Smith Blvd. - Vondellaan - ends at Banco di Caribe  
2/8/2016 Mon all day Carnival Mon / Burnout Mon - National holiday - official day of rest  
2/8/2016 Mon 07:00pm - 11:11pm Burning of King Momo - Carnival officially comes to an end Carnival Village, San Nicolas
  ROUTE:  Joe Laveist Sport Park, Pastoor Hendrikstraat - Caya Dick Cooper - Caya Captain H. Rodger - Lagoweg - ends at Carnaval Village  
2/10/2016 Wed all day Ash Wednesday