Play pan, don’t ‘fraid powder

The content originally appeared on: Trinidad and Tobago Newsday

Desperadoes Steel Orchestra seranades the crowd as it is ‘powdered’ on Knox Street, Port of Spain, before the start of the parade. Photos by Sureash Cholai

Pan Trinbago held a Pan and Powder Parade from City Hall to the Queen’s Park Savannah in Port of Spain on Wednesday. Newsday photographer Sureash Cholai shares these images of the fun.

More powder for everyone who wants it on Pembroke Street.

Silver Stars Steelband members enjoy themselves as they play for the crowd on Pembroke Street.

A fancy sailor portrays London’s falling bridge on Pembroke Street on his way to the Queen’s Park Savannah.

The crowd enjoys the music in front of Port of Spain City Hall, Knox Street, Port of Spain.