Over 60 calypsonians participated in the calypso eliminations with hopes at an opportunity to dethrone King Dice the 2016 Calypso Monarch. 13 (plus five reserves) made it through the eliminations and will meet the 2016 semi-finalists at the Calypso Quarter Finals, where 20 will go through to the semi-finals and 9 will continue on to face the Monarch at the finals.
January 28, 2017: Calypso Quarter-finals, TBD
February 11, 2017: Calypso Semi-finals, TBD
February 25, 2017: Calypso Monarch, Carnival City