Carassauga Festival of Cultures 2019
Carassauga Festival of Cultures, celebrating its 34thanniversary and proudly Canada’s Largest Multicultural Festival.
various countries that will be represented this year in 12 venues, filling
hockey arenas, city community centres and cultural centres to celebrate
their proud heritage. Carassauga is famous for its ethnic foods, vibrant
performances and cultural displays and this year will be no exception. Held
over three days, throughout the City of Mississauga, Carassauga boasts more
than 400,000 visits and over 6,000 volunteers, chefs, artisans and
entertainers (local and international) for this multi venue world tour.
Changes to the Festival
Opening Ceremony –
Separate Ticketed Event
May 24th, 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm at the Paramount Fine Foods
Centre, Main Event Arena
opening ceremony will have an official parade of nations entrance into the
arena showcasing our participating countries, followed by a flag dance,
official remarks from dignitaries welcoming and officially opening the
festival, sneak peek performances by some of our countries and to headline
our show will be; Platinum Blonde.
launch of ticket sales to be announced!
Friday May 24th 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm – Pavilion locations are CLOSED
Saturday May 25th 12:00 pm – Midnight
Sunday May 26th 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm Carassauga Passports (does not include admission to opening ceremony) $10 in advance; $12 at the door
Passport includes unlimited entry to all 29 cultural Pavilions at 12 locations over the entire Festival weekend.
Children 12 and under are FREE Saturday and Sunday.