about us

United Colours of Mas is a multi-award winning authentic Caribbean carnival band. With over 700+ premium carnival costumes designed & individually made right here in London

history

Originally launched in 2007 with the birth name Bacchanal Mas, We hit the road at Notting Hill Carnival as UCOM for the first time in 2012.

UCOM now combines Socaholic UK, Amorous Mas London and SocaMania to form UCOM Carnival & Associates and will be joined on the road followed by Hype Mas.

art

The band’s Creative Director, Paul O’Donoghue is an award winning international designer and has been in the business of costume design and making mas for over 20 years.

The band continuously strives to be original and ground-breaking, at the same time paying respect to the traditions of carnival by creating mas with meaning and costumes that tell a story.

mission

Uniquely, UCOM has a mas camp that is active year round and in the run up to carnival, the doors to the workshop are open to anyone interested in learning about carnival arts and the craft of making mas.

Just drop in, get involved and keep the carnival rituals alive.

At Notting Hill Carnival, UCOM offers an unrivalled, premium two day carnival experience and is all inclusive in every sense, welcoming people into their carnival family from all walks of life and from all over the world, regardless of race, nationality and sexuality.

The band is constantly innovating, improving it’s product and service to stay ahead of the rest and being on the road with UCOM you can expect the show-stopping costumes that they are renowned for and much more.

all inclusive

WE ARE ONLY ONE OF A FEW BANDS THAT OFFER THE FULL INCLUSIVE PACKAGE

SO YOU DO NOT HAVE TO WORRY ABOUT A THING OTHER THAN ENJOYING YOUR CARNIVAL EXPERIENCE

carnival package

£275

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Made to measure carnival costume

High quality customer service experience​

Dedicated team through out the carnival season

Exclusive goodie bag inc reusable drinks cup

Premium unlimited refreshments

Breakfast, hot lunch & light snacks

EXPERIENCE

authentic caribbean carnival

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Open to 18+ adults only

Roaming photographers & videographers

Complimentary Jouvert package for Carnival Sunday

Carnival experience with authentic vibes

there's more

2 days

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4 x 45ft music trucks

Resident DJs & international DJs playing the best in Soca from all Caribbean islands

Roped off band with top security, stewards, first aiders and customer service reps

Mobile Restrooms

Exclusive access to post-carnival season “Thank You” party

What Our Customers say

You can't beat the standard of quality of this band

Taysha Lee

Best Mas Band on de road with the best costumes 1000%

Deborah St Luce Williams