CariVaughan August 26-27, 2017

The CariFestival Association is proud to present CariVaugh, a Charity Event, from August 26-27, 2017. A two day family outdoor festival that celebrates the Caribbean culture in the City of Vaughan. Come enjoy the sights, sounds, and tastes of the Caribbean in Vaughan with us!


The CariFestival Association is proud to present CariVaughan August 26- 27  a two day family festival that celebrates Caribbean cultures in the City of Vaughan. 

On Saturday Caribbean Carnival Colours Festival will begin at noon at “location”  and  will continue along Kipling avenue ending at the Woodbridge Fairgrounds.  The Parade offers two options to participate first  is to create your own costume by learning  the craft  of “Mas’ making”, available  locally through workshops provided by “York Region Mas” a division of  The CariFestival Association.   The less labour intensive however known to be dirty fun offers masqueraders  the option to participate covererd in COLOURED PAINT or POWDER!!

Taking place simultaneously at noon on Saturday is  the Caribbean Food and Live Music Festival  which continues until 11pm.  As the name suggests the day boasts a wide variety of Caribbean cuisine and dynamic live performances featuring a musical journey spanning twenty islands of the Caribbean including the popular musical genres  of  the region including Salsa,  Soca, Chutney, Reggae, Dancehall, Rnb and Hiphop.

On Sunday August 27, round up the family and head to Woodbridge Fairgrounds to participate in KIDS CARNIVAL PLAYDAY  all day fun for the youth and children.

A sharing community truly exemplifies, the passion and pride that is synonymous  with Vaughan’s 25th Anniversary theme  – “This is our City – Let’s celebrate it together.”