July 8 & 9, 2023 - Dance performances, concerts, film screenings, and so much more.
Do you have to pay for Caribana Toronto?
Caribana Toronto hosts a number of both paid and free events open to the public. Visit Caribana Toronto's events page to find information on ticket prices.
Why is Caribana celebrated in Toronto?
Caribana Toronto, which takes place on the initial Saturday of August, celebrates Canada's full emancipation of slaves in 1838. It unfolds as a magnificent exhibition of vibrant costumes, resounding music and kaleidoscopic colours throughout the lively streets of Toronto. By acknowledging our history, it offers a chance to explore the significance of freedom and liberation.