Frequently Asked Questions

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Where can I view the 2017 costumes?

Online gallery at www.flagzmasband.com or at Mas Camp but only for a limited period.

When/Where can I register for Costume/FunMas for 2017?

Online via our website www.flagzmasband.com or in person at Mas Camp

When is the last date for me to register?

Flagz Mas Band offers a limited number of Costumes/FunMas packages for open registration, so the sooner the better, as once we're sold out, we're sold out!!

Can I register more than one person?

You can do, but please be aware its One registration form per person as all our costumes are made to your specific measurements & each is person gets issued with their own unique ID number.

Can I pay by instalments?

Yes. Once you are registered and issued with an ID number you can pay online - BACS, PayPal or Cash at Mas Camp. The Flagz A/C details are available upon request and you can make several payments, just remember to use your full name and ID number as reference and inform us once payment is made.

When is the last date for deposits?

All deposits MUST be paid in FULL by 31st May 2017. Those registering after that date must pay the full amount per registration.

When is the last date for final payments?

All Costume & FunMas packages MUST be paid in FULL by 30th June 2017. Those registering after that date must pay the full amount upon registration.

I'm unable to pay/play Mas do I get my deposit back?

All deposites are non-refundable.

I'm unable to pay for my costume can I swap for Fun Mas instead?

Only if your costume, which has already been ordered, can be sold on. If not, you will lose your deposit and you must pay again, in full, for the Fun Mas option.

I'm unable to play Mas, do I get my money back?

All circumstances/situations vary so in most cases we will try to sell on your costume, if given enough notice. Only then a refund will be granted, otherwise it's up to the band leader's discretion to decide.

What is Mas Camp? And its opening hours?

Flagz Mas Camp is where we meet n greet old and new members, chill out, listen to Flagz Sound DJ's entertain with their latest mixes, practice our routines, run costume making classes (adults & kids), view the costumes, registrations & payments. Open every Sunday 4pm - 6pm, start date tbc.

Do I have to learn the dance routine?

Yes. Flagz Mas Band prides itself on being a creative group and we always perform a dance routine that blends well with our theme, for the judges. So for us to continue to look good and gain points, we ask that everyone attend mas camp and try to learn the routine.

I'm unable to collect my Costume/FunMas pack... Can another person collect on my behalf?

Yes, you must provide the person collecting with a signed letter authorising them to collect the Costume/FunMas pack on your behalf. Alternatively, you can send an authorisation email to info@flagzmasband.com

When do I collect my Costume/FunMas pack?

The distribution schedule will be text/emailed to all masqueraders. The final date of distribution/collection is Carnival Saturday, after which all uncollected packs will no longer be available.

What do I get in my Costume pack?

You will receive your Costume & headpiece, Fun Mas T-Shirt, a Limited edition Flagz Jacket, FREE entry ticket to attend the 'Rep Your Mas Band Fete', Flagz Goody Bag filled with carnival essentials & wristband. Your Costume/FunMas is not complete without a wristband and masqueraders not wearing their wristband will be removed from the band.

I missed the collection date – what do I do?

You can contact us via telephone or email and we will try an alternative date for collection/delivery which might incur an extra cost, if any.

I would like to have an individual Costume for Carnival – who do I contact?

Please email info@flagzmasband.com or contact one of the Flagz family at Mas camp for information on individual costumes.

Do I have to be in the same costume section as my friends if we register as a group?

It is recommended, as at various points on the road and at judging point all masqueraders have to remain in their sections.

If I`m in costume, can my friends in the Fun Mas tee shirt be with me?

Costumes can be in the Fun Mas section, but the Fun Mas are NOT allowed in the Costume section.

Can my family/friend jump in the band?

Flagz Mas only allows fully paid, registered masqueraders to jump in the band. The security with the rope cordon, will not allow non-Flagz masqueraders to participate in the band.

What music is played on the road?

The Award-Winning DJs from Flagz Sound offers a variety of different genres of music to appeal to every masquerader. We also have National and International guests on the road with us.

Where does the band meet?

At the band house on both days. Venue and address will be in your Carnival guide pack – be sure to check your members’ packs for the specifics!

What is The Band House?

This is where we meet on carnival morning, get changed and prepare to take to the road. Address will be confirmed later.

What time does Flagz Mas set off on the road?

The band departs at 10am on Carnival Sunday and 10am on Carnival Monday.

I have a comment / complaint – who do I speak to?

Please feel free to speak to anyone of the Flagz Family members or send any comments to info@flagzmasband.com

I’m interested in providing a service / becoming a sponsor of Flagz – who do I contact?

Please email our Band Leader, Eon Pyle, with your proposal to info@flagzmasband.com


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