The First Serenade Band, Former lead singer of the WCK band Derick Rah Peters and Cultural and former manager of DBS radio Dennis Joseph are among 6 to receive the golden drum at this year’s golden drum awards.
The Golden drum awards is the highlight of this years emancipation celebrations, which is being held under the theme building a culture of peace.
5 special recognition awardees will also be handed out at the event which is carded for August 5th.
Other activities to commemorate emancipation celebrations include, Sing Dominica show on Friday July 28th, Bele Night on Saturday July 29th, and the Emancipation showcase at peebles park on August 1st.
There will also be an emancipation forum at the uwi open campus and art exhibition at the old mill on thursday august 3rd.