Cariwest - Edmonton's Caribbean Arts Festival

The festival is 3 days of colourful costume extravaganza, a street parade where spectators and participants can enjoy Caribbean cuisine, and dance alongside the Saturday street parade to the sweet sounds of Caribbean music.

* 2021 dates pending
Community: Edmonton
Region: Edmonton & Area
Province: Alberta
Festival Type: Arts & Culture

Come celebrate Caribbean culture at the annual three-day Cariwest - Caribbean Arts Festival! Downtown Edmonton explodes with spectacular costumes, vibrant Caribbean musical rhythms, street theatre and enticing cuisine. Take in the night time extravaganza and costume judging, the Cariwest Parade through downtown, and the cultural fair in Churchill Square.

Schedule of Events

There will be a lot of colourful costumes and a lot of Caribbean parties around Edmonton this weekend. From the Friday Night Costume Extravaganza at the Shaw Conference Centre to the Caribbean Village in Churchill Square it's going to be a lot of fun for kids and adults looking for a way to enjoy summer the Caribbean way.

For details on the schedule of events click here

More Information

Official Festival Website

Take it to the lake this summer and head north, into the MD of Bonnyville and Lac La Biche. Both communities are waterfront and host an incredible array of events all summer. 

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* 2021 dates pending