Pan Trinbago reveals that seventeen bands have registered for the National Panorama Large Bands category in 2018.

It says judging for the bands will commence in the Eastern Region on Saturday January 20th with five participants.

Next to face the judges will be the sole Tobago band, RBC Redemption Sound Setters, on Sunday January 21st at 8:00 pm.

Coming on their heels will be the seven bands in the North on Monday January 22nd with South/Central’s four bringing up the rear on Tuesday January 23rd.

In a media release Pan Trinbago pointed out that from this exercise, fourteen bands will proceed to the National Panorama Large Band Semi Finals on Sunday January 28th at the Queen’s Park Savannah, Port- of- Spain from 1:00 pm

Meanwhile, preliminary judging for the National Panorama Medium Conventional Bands category commences on Friday January 19th in the Eastern Region with eight participants.

Overall, twenty seven bands have registered their participation in this year’s competition.