TOXIK Nation's Costume Teaser for 2013 at the Landings Resort

The Landings Resort - A Rock Resort on the Pigeon Island Causeway was the host venue for TOXIK Nation Carnival Band's 2013 Press Launch on March 25th 7PM. The launch was designed to give the media,sponsors and the general public a taste of the band's 2013 costume portrayal “A Global Fantasy”.

Marketing and Press Manager Shannon Lebourne says "The hype has been created,carnival enthusiast have waited for months and now we have showcased what we promise to be the best and hottest looking costumes for carnival this year. We are extremely pleased to partner with The Landings Resort for the press launch because ever since this resort started up in November 2007 it has contributed significantly to the economic survival of Saint Lucia and the partnership with TOXIK Nation seeks to build on that legacy. This evening launch at The Landing Resort is also a clear indication of where we are headed in terms of raising the standard and quality of the TOXIK Nation brand”.

The launch was addressed by a representative from the band`s title sponsor LIME as well as a representative from the Cultural Development Foundation,TOXIK Nation Executives and other affiliates.

The Marketing and Press Manager says the band took a decision to get started very early for carnival 2013 and are presently on target.

“We believe that its key to begin preparing early in order to deliver to our sponsors, revellers and other affiliates a high quality product come carnival Monday and Tuesday. Our costumes are ready and have began arriving,we are set in the coming weeks to unveil a number of exciting initiatives and the press launch is really part of that commitment to early preparations. This year we will raise the bar even higher and add value to Saint Lucia carnival so indeed we are excited and we are ready”.

This year TOXIK Nation celebrates its sixth anniversary.

The band was launched in 2008 by Television News Presenter Mr Jason Hullingseed upon recognition of the need to offer carnival lovers an alternative and unique carnival experience.

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