King of Carnaval Miami 2019

For 40+ years Carnaval Miami has chosen someone of Latino descent to be our Queen or King.

Our Carnaval Miami past Queens/Kings have wore “con mucho orgullo” the Crown for the whole season of events.

The Kiwanis Club of Little Havana has named colombian artist, FONSECA, as the official King of Carnaval Miami 2019.

Over the course of the past 42 years we have had the privilege of having Kings and Queens of different nationalities in Carnaval Miami… Cubans, Venezuelans, Puerto Ricans,Mexicans, Dominicans, even Spaniards and for the first time ever, this year with great pride we present the first Colombian King of Carnaval Miami Five-time Latin GRAMMY® winner and two-time Grammy nominee, with his immeasurable talent and more than a million and a half albums sold in his career make him one of the most important Latin artists in the Latin American music industry.

Past Kings & Queens

ANDY GARCIA
2016
CARLOS OLIVA
2018
CNCO
2017
ANDY GARCIA
2016
CHINO Y NACHO
2015
Daddy Yankee - King of Carnaval Miami 2014
DADDY YANKEE
2014
Ed Calle - King of Carnaval Miami 2013
ED CALLE
2013
Jencarlos Canela - King of Carnaval Miami 2012
JENCARLOS CANELA
2012
Hansel & Raul - King of Carnaval Miami 2011
HANSEL & RAUL
2011
Pitbull - King of Carnaval Miami 2010
PITBULL
2010
Rey Ruiz - King of Carnaval Miami 2009
REY RUIZ
2009
India - Queen of Carnaval Miami 2008
INDIA
2008
Albita - Queen of Carnaval Miami 2005
ALBITA
2005
Victor Manuelle - King of Carnaval Miami 2004
VICTOR MANUELLE
2004
Oscar D' Leon - King of Carnaval Miami 2003
OSCAR D’ LEON
2003
GISSELLE - Queen of Carnaval Miami 2002
GISSELLE
2002
Elvis Crespo - King of Carnaval Miami 2001
ELVIS CRESPO
2001
Carlos Ponce- King of Carnaval Miami 2000
CARLOS PONCE
2000
Jose Luis Rodriguez - King of Carnaval Miami 1999
JOSE LUIS RODRIGUEZ
1999
Olga Tanon - Queen of Carnaval Miami 1998
OLGA TAÑON
1998
THALIA - Queen of Carnaval Miami 1997
THALIA
1997
Jerry Rivera - King of Carnaval Miami 1995
JERRY RIVERA
1995
Jon Secada - King of Carnaval Miami 1994
JON SECADA
1994
Willy Chirino - King of Carnaval Miami 1993
WILLY CHIRINO
1993
Ricardo Montaner - King of Carnaval Miami 1992
RICARDO MONTANER
1992
Chayanne - King of Carnaval Miami 1991
CHAYANNE
1991
Emmanuel - King of Carnaval Miami1990
EMMANUEL
1990
Maria Conchito Alonso - King of Carnaval Miami 1989
MARIA CONCHITA ALONSO
1989
Gloria Estefan - Queen of Carnaval Miami 1988
GLORIA ESTEFAN
1988
Johnny Ventura - King of Carnaval Miami 1987
JOHNNY VENTURA
1987
Rocio Jurado - Queen of Carnaval Miami 1986
ROCIO JURADO
1986
Jose Feliciano - King of Carnaval Miami 1985

JOSE FELICIANO
1985

Celia Cruz - Queen of Carnaval Miami 1984
CELIA CRUZ
1984
Olga Guillot - Queen of Carnaval Miami 1983
OLGA GUILLOT
1983
Desi Arnaz - King of Carnaval Miami 1982
DESI ARNAZ
1982