*** Five-Time Winner of the Gigmasters Rising Star Award for Top Steel Drum Band in North America ***
*** National Winner of the Gigmasters Rising Star Award for Top Corporate Event Entertainer in North America ***
*** Orlando Weekly Magazine Award Winner for Best Reggae Act ***
Based in Orlando, The Caribbean Crew Steel Drum Band is one of the most frequently hired live bands and wedding bands in Florida. The band is also one of the most popular choices when it comes to live music for corporate functions & house parties and they are proud to have some of the top musicians and entertainers in the state. The Caribbean Crew provides Steel Drum Music, Calypso Music and Reggae Music for Weddings (over 50 weddings a year), Beach Weddings, Island Weddings, Destination Weddings, Wedding Ceremonies, Rehearsal Dinners, Corporate Events and Conventions. They also provide Caribbean Music and Island Music for Christmas parties, house parties, pool parties, birthday parties, anniversaries, retirement parties, graduation parties, fundraisers, christenings, bridal showers, engagement parties, baby showers, reunions, bar mitzvahs, bat mitzvahs, bachelor parties, bachelorette parties, grand openings, fraternity functions, sorority functions, cruise ships or any other special occasion.
The band is well known for their high-energy and interactive performances. The musicians are all from the islands, giving you an authentic, Caribbean sound. The band is very professional, both in their attire and approach to every event. The Caribbean Crew Steel Drum Band always arrives early and starts on time! Please check out the video below at a summer pool party.
The Caribbean Crew Steel Drum Band offers a wide variety of original and cover music, from traditional steel drum, reggae and calypso music, to modern day soca and dancehall. They also perform some Top 40 hits, folk songs, Jimmy Buffet selections, jazz standards, traditional and other popular wedding music and wedding songs. The Caribbean Crew can be as small as a two-piece band, or as large as an eight-piece live band. It all depends on the size of the event and the available budget. All acts include a steel drum player, which is something that your guests will really like. We invite you to scroll to the bottom of the page to listen to some audio samples of The Caribbean Crew Steel Drum Band.
Corporate Events – National Winner of the Gigmasters Rising Star Award for Top Corporate Event Entertainer in North America. The band received the award because it booked more corporate events online through Gigmasters than any other entertainer in The United States and Canada. That means The Caribbean Crew beat out 10,000 entertainment acts and vendors to win the award. As a result, The Caribbean Crew Steel Drum Band is the number one choice for booking agents and event planners when it comes to corporate functions. The Caribbean Crew Steel Drum Band is also the first choice to provide tropical music for corporate gatherings at Sea World Orlando and is booked directly by the theme park to entertain their corporate clients after the park has closed to the general public.
Some of the satisfied Fortune 500 clients that have hired The Caribbean Crew Steel Drum Band for their conventions, trade shows and corporate gatherings include: GE, Bank of America, Microsoft, PepsiCo, Coca-Cola, Pfizer, Honeywell & JetBlue.
Weddings – The Caribbean Crew Steel Drum Band performs at over 50 weddings a year and is one of the most frequently hired wedding bands in Florida. They do all types of weddings, including beach weddings, island weddings, destination weddings, gay & lesbian weddings and same-sex marriages. The band can provide music for the ceremony, cocktails, dinner, dancing and even take care of the formal introductions and announcements. Please check out the Weddings Page (under Services) to view some wedding ceremony videos, showcasing traditional ceremony music performed on the steel drum.
House Parties – They say “Home is where the Heart is”. Thus, many people hire The Caribbean Crew Steel Drum Band to help celebrate their special occasion at home. Popular celebrations that take place at the house include house warming parties, birthday parties, anniversaries, graduations, bridal showers, baby showers, engagement parties, holiday parties and summer pool parties. It is usually a more intimate affair. When you hire the band to perform at your house party, it allows you take your guests on a musical trip to the islands.
Holiday Parties – We invite you to celebrate the holidays with a tropical flavor. A “Tropical Christmas” is the perfect theme for your Office Christmas Party or family gathering. During the holidays, The Caribbean Crew Steel Drum Band can perform traditional Christmas Carols and other Christmas Music and Holiday Music on the steel drums. Please visit the Holiday Parties Page (under Services) to view our Tropical Christmas videos, showcasing some of your favorite Christmas Carols performed on the steel drum.
Venues – The Caribbean Crew Steel Drum Band has performed at hundreds of the top resorts, hotels and wedding venues throughout Florida, Georgia and South Carolina. For a sample list of these locations, please click on Venues in the top navigation bar. The band is also on the Preferred/Recommended Vendors List at several venues, including Paradise Cove in Orlando, The Shores Resort and Spa in Daytona Beach Shores, Vero Beach Hotel and Spa, Hammock Beach Resort in Palm Coast and La Playa Beach and Golf Resort in Naples.
Colleges – The Caribbean Crew Steel Drum Band has also performed at several colleges and universities across the country. These include: The University of Central Florida, University of Florida, University of South Florida, University of Tampa, South Dakota State University, Stetson University, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, Webber International University, Rollins College, Savannah College of Arts and Design, Valdosta State University, Bethune-Cookman University, Georgia State University, Ringling College of Art and Design, Orlando Culinary Academy, and Semester at Sea.
City Sponsored Events – The Caribbean Crew Steel Drum Band has been hired by the following cities to provide live Caribbean Steel Drum Music every year at community festivals throughout the state of Florida: City of Orlando, City of Tampa, City of St. Petersburg, City of Jacksonville, City of Miami, City of Tallahassee, City of Cocoa, City of Kissimmee, City of Deltona.
Service Areas – The Caribbean Crew Steel Drum Band travels and is willing to perform anywhere in the world! Some of the cities in Florida (FL), Georgia (GA) and South Carolina (SC) that the band services on a regular basis include:
Orlando, Lakeland, Tampa, Palm Harbor, Dunedin, Treasure Island, St. Pete, Clearwater, Anna Maria Island, Sarasota, Sand Key, Siesta Key, Longboat Key, Ft. Myers, Bonita Springs, Captiva Island, Naples, Marco Island, Florida Keys, Key West, Key Largo, Islamorada, Key Biscayne, Miami, Miami Beach, South Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Singer Island, West Palm Beach, Palm Beach, Jupiter, Port St Lucie, Fort Pierce, Vero Beach, Melbourne, Cocoa Beach, New Smyrna Beach, Daytona Beach, Ormond Beach, Palm Coast, St Augustine, Ponte Vedra Beach, Fernandina Beach, Jacksonville, Jacksonville Beach, Amelia Island, St George Island, Panama City, Gainesville, St Simons Island, Jekyll Island, Savannah, Atlanta, Hilton Head and Charleston.
The Caribbean Crew Steel Drum Band has performed alongside reggae superstars Shaggy, Inner Circle, Ziggy Marley and Sean Paul; R&B performers Next and Tyrese; and even the rock band Sister Hazel. They have even shot a music video with Country Superstar Jake Owen for his song Beachin and performed at private Celebrity Functions for Grammy Winning Superstar Billy Ocean (pictured below jammin on our steel pan), Reggae Superstar Buju Banton and actor Corbin Bernstein from the hit series LA Law and the Major League movies. Please visit and like our facebook page by clicking https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Caribbean-Crew-Steel-Drum-Band/172154249483325. Once you enter the page, please click on photos to see pictures of the band with Jake Owen, Billy Ocean, Buju Banton and Corbin Bernstein.
Performances have taken the band as far as Denver, South Dakota, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and throughout the Caribbean. No matter what the occasion, or where it may be, The Caribbean Crew welcomes the opportunity to perform at your event. We now invite you to grab a cold drink and listen to the sample audio clips below, as we take you on a musical trip to the islands. Enjoy!