Culture Ministry launches Mashramani 2013
Plans are already moving along for Mashramani 2013 and the Culture Ministry says, it is sparing no effort to ensure a spectacular display come next year. The launching was done with much fanfare, along the Main Street Avenue, with the theme: ‘Reflecting Creativity, Embracing Diversity’. Mash 2013 is expected to attract tens of thousands of revelers and several float Parades from various private and public organizations and Guyana’s cultural diversity will be evident for all to see. Private Sector official and Head of the Roraima Airways group, Jerry Gouveia, said, that Guyana’s Geographical positioning makes it a very attractive place for tourists to travel to, for events like Mash and he wants to see the designers and other stakeholders being very creative.
Minister Frank Anthony addressed those gathered and he said, that Mashramani celebrations speak to who we are as a nation and our creativity. He said, the celebration must be promoted as a truly national one.
Several cultural items were put on at the event for the hundreds that gathered to witness the launch.