Carniriv 2013 tagged the Green World Edition was officially flagged off on the 24th of September, 2013 at a World Media Conference held at the Banquet Hall of Hotel Presidential, Port Harcourt. The unveiling saw a colourful display of the Rivers cultural heritage and performances that included the Carnival Theme song.
The Port Harcourt Carnival this year features international act “Chaka Demuz & Pliers” who are to perform alongside the best of Nigerian artistes whose performance they may not have the chance of witnessing, except brought to Nigeria to perform at the #PortHarcourtCarnival . The aim of the carnival is to promote the cultural heritage of the State & more which can only be witnessed if you are in/would be in Port Harcourt from the 15th to 21st of December 2013 (This Year) . More Act would be made known by same time here tomorrow .
The Director General of Rivers State Tourism Development Agency, Dr. Sam Dede emphasized on the several newbies that would be introduced in this year’s carnival which include citing of viewing centres across the city and live web stream of the carnival among others .