Saturday 9 July 2016


Invitation to the Media and the Public

The media and the public are invited to attend the opening service of the Toronto Caribbean Carnival 2016 Festival at the Anglican Church of the Nativity, July 10th, 2016 at 10.30am.  Following the service light refreshments will be served.  

The Anglican Church welcomes visitors of all faiths and religions.  It will be an Anglican Service that will be celebrated.  This is a Free Event.

The Church is located in Malvern at 10 Sewells Road, Scarborough, Ontario. Parking is limited, however you may park in the Malvern Mall across from the Labels store.

About Toronto Caribbean Carnival

The Toronto Caribbean Carnival is an exciting three-week cultural explosion of Caribbean music, cuisine, and revelry as well as visual and performing arts. It is a major international event and the largest cultural festival of its kind in North America. As Carnival is an international cultural phenomenon, the city of Toronto and the Greater Toronto region will come alive with the pulsating rhythms and melodies of Calypso, Soca, Salsa, Zouk, Reggae, Chutney, Steel Pan and Brass Bands celebrating the Carnival of the Americas. The Festival Management Committee oversees the running of North America's largest outdoor festival.

Corporate sponsors / partners of this year's festival include: OLG, The Toronto Star, CTV, CP-24, the Federal Government of Canada, the Province of Ontario, the City of Toronto, Tourism Toronto, Grace Kennedy Foods, the Ontario Science Centre, Exhibition Place, Malvern Town Centre, and Porter Airlines.

For more information about the programmes and events, please visit the festival's official website at The Festival Office is located at 19 Waterman Avenue, Toronto. Contact info: Tel: 416-391-5608; Email:
For media inquires:
Stephen Weir Toronto Caribbean Carnival Publicist
Phone 416-489-5868
Cell: 416-801-3101