The jovial and melodic sound of the steel pan has always been a staple element in not only Caribbean culture but of Carnival festivities all together. In celebration of the musical tradition, the annual Miami Broward Carnival Panorama Steel Band competition will be on Friday, October 7, 2016 at Central Broward Regional Park from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. The park is located in the heart of Broward County, Florida, just outside Fort Lauderdale, Florida in the city of Lauderhill. This year, Miami Broward Carnival celebrates 32 years of celebration. The list of bands competing for the coveted title of Miami Broward Carnival Steel Band of the Year includes: Silvers Stars USA Steel Orchestra, Sticks “N” Tones, Karibbean Knights, Pantastic Steel, Tamboo Bamboo, and Resurrection Steel. Caribbean food and drinks are on sale in the food court along with arts & craft vendors and corporate exhibitors.