Sensational Kings and Queens Competition

Here comes the sensational most element of the whole much hyped and highly anticipated North-American cultural carnival and that is none other than Kings and Queens’s show/competition. It is the most prominent evening event of the whole carnival. Masquerade bands and Kings and Queens’s competition have a lot of similarities, the mas band parade is […]

The exhibition of vibrant colors – the junior carnival

Parallel to Caribana, many other sub-events are also going in full swing and one of the unique, interesting, exciting and vibrant most event is The Junior Carnival in which juniors head to head rivaled their elder carnival participants by their beautiful mas getups and costumes loaded with vibrancy and cuteness and innocence.   Junior Carnival […]

How Caribbean ‘Caribana’ came to Toronto (Canada)

Immigrants to Canada Canada welcomes immigrants from all over the world regardless of their caste, color, creed, language, appearance and religious beliefs. Canada is proven to be home for several minority groups among which black, Chinese and South Asian’s are in the major count. As the immigrants came from over different places and regions of […]

Fighting oppression by Celebration – The Caribana Carnival

In the past, West Indians didn’t enjoy the perks of prosperity and liberty instead they were exposed to ruthless oppression and were imposed by European elites to live under their commands. They were supposed to endure forces labored arduousness and utter inhumane treatment by the white Europeans. Harsh treatment Cruelty, harsh and severe treatment on […]

A festival having great lessons to learn

We must have a good sense of observation and analytical skills because we learn a lot from our observation, a lot of questions arise in our minds when we deeply observe things and eventually it increases the element of wisdom in our personality. Toronto Caribana is more than just an event, it is something larger […]

Evolution and purpose of Toronto Caribana

Overtime (more than 5 decades) Caribbean Carnival has come so far. The annual festival containing spectacular parade was introduced in the late 1960s and was designated with name Caribana and was envisioned as a week-long festival which now has been extended up to 3 weeks long festival. In the early days, the event was small […]

Mas Bands History

The key ingredient of the Festival Mas bands are the vital most element of the Toronto Caribana festival where attractive and cool thermal costumes and get overs meets with the synchronized dance, rhythmic music, and enthusiastic spectators around in the streets of Toronto. Mas is a short form of Masquerade which has an old history […]

Introductory Blog on the most Anticipated Cultural Fest!

How an old cultural festival creates harmony among masses? Toronto Caribbean Carnival or Toronto Caribana festival exhibits the beauty of Caribbean culture and showcases the cultural harmony. It is a historical annual festival with more than 5 decades of rich history. Caribana festival is held in summer in Toronto, Ontario. There are no restrictions and […]

Why you need to go to book tickets for the Island Glow Winedown boat Cruise right now!

Summer is here and that puts us in the mood for some groovy party. But we all know, what is a party without a saucy hint of class and elegance, right? We have the perfect solution for your hot summer party vibes. And that solution lies in the heart of Caribbean Toronto 2019!   THE […]