2019 Toronto Caribbean Carnival officially kicks off on July 9th

Formerly known as “Caribana” and now in its 52nd year, the 2019 Toronto Caribbean Carnival launches on July 3rd.

The Greater Toronto Area will come alive for 4 weeks with the sights, sounds and tastes of the Caribbean (including Calypso, Soca, Salsa, Zouk, Reggae, Chutney, Steel Pan, Brass Bands and Floats).

The schedule of events is as follows:

  • July 3 – Junior Carnival Media Launch
  • July 9 – Official Toronto Caribbean Carnival launch
  • July 14 – Junior King & Queen Showcase
  • July 20 – Junior Carnival Parade & Family Day Event
  • July 26 – Beyond the Mas – Caribbean Style Masquerade Party
  • July 28 – Calypso Extravaganza Show
  • August 1 – King & Queen Showcase
  • August 2 – Pan Alive
  • August 3 – Grand Parade
  • August 11 – Closing Service

Stay tuned as Caribbean Thrill brings more information as it becomes available.