As usual this particular fete remains one of the most well attended Carnival affairs with keen feters journeying from all corners of Trinidad & Tobago and overseas to experience the splendour.
Upon entry to the venue, it was evident that premium was to be the standard of the night as several booths with high end complimentary drinks and party favours lined the pathway en route to the food and stage areas.
The premium service of this fete included tight security, make-up stations for female fetters, top notch bar service and a several food options such as beloved Creole delicacies, Kerala Fish Curry, Lasagne, Chicken Tikka Masala, Lamb Sliders, Waffles with Ground Beef, Roti, Gyros, Poached Shrimp, Roasted Beef, Baby Back Ribs and exotic meat selections such as Stewed and Jerk Horse Meat.
Fatima’s 2018 fete attracted a virtual who’s who of Trinbagonian entertainment & media personalities, various titans of local industry and sports legends such as Fatima alumnus Brian Lara.
In addition to these celebrated individuals, the event was well patronized by a large contingent of the school’s past-pupils who not only added flair to the ambiance offstage but onstage as well.
Kicking off the evening’s entertainment was local internet sensation and Fatima old boy Ro’dey who co-hosted the onstage activity with the hilarious Nikki Crosby.
Former Fatima student Sekon Sta and his band the Soca Squad jump-started the live performances in fine style and led the charge for the event’s awesome onslaught of entertainment.
Fatima offered its attendees an unmatched assortment of top Soca acts which included D’ All-Stars, Dil-E-Nadan, Bunji Garlin, Fay-Ann Lyons & The Asylum Vikings, Kes the Band, The Flick, Patrice Roberts, Shal Marshal, Nadia Batson and Erphaan Alves.
Most notably, proceeds from past Fatima all-inclusive fetes have gone towards the schools recurrent expenditures such as the provision of wireless internet accessibility throughout the entire school, the continued elevation of the sports programmes, development of new wings and expansion of the drama room, technical drawing room and the sixth form.