Scarborough Afro-Carib Fest is held since 2012 in August. The festival’s aim is to preserve the heritage of the African and Caribbean community.
The festival that is a celebration for all the people regardless their backgrounds. It is organized by the non-profit organization, Heritage Skills Development Centre (HSDC), with support from Canadian Heritage and TD Bank.
The unique festival creates bridge that cover up social, cultural, and economic gaps by sharing music, dance and ethnic food.
During the festival days the visitors can enjoy:
- Live music performances
- Afro-Caribbean Visual Exhibitions
- African & Caribbean Cuisine
- Learning New African and Caribbean Dance Moves
- Crafts and homemade gifts
- Fashion show and more
The festival’s program, venue, lineup information show time / schedule of events, how to get, parking etc, is present in the festival’s link website below, under “Event Related Information” section.