13 Years of Arts, Culture and Community! Afro-Carib Fest – Celebrating Our Diversity


Toronto, Ontario  –  May 20, 2024 – The award-winning Afro-Carib Fest (ACF) announces its exciting return to Scarborough’s Thomson Memorial Park on August 24th and 25th, 2024, from 12 pm to 9 pm.

The 13th annual Afro-Carib Fest promises to engage attendees with an unforgettable experience; including exciting live performances from over 80 local and international artists, a cultural parade, a kids and family zone, a Mr & Mrs Afro-Carib Fest showcase, show-stopping dance competitions with cash prizes, raffle draws with amazing prizes. The event will also feature an interactive drum and dance circle, a busting Afro-Caribbean marketplace with over 70 diverse vendors, as well as an exciting opening ceremony featuring Ontario MPs, MPPs, Councilors, Ministers, and local community leaders.

More Than Just a Festival:

ACF is a free, community-building event that welcomes over 30,000 people through a celebration of cultural diversity, fostering unity and inclusivity for national and international tourists, families, and individuals of all ages, ethnicities, genders and abilities.

Throughout its 13-year history, Afro-Carib Fest has become vital in bringing together hundreds of thousands of individuals to experience diverse cultures. It has showcased over 2,000 local and international artists and contributed to the economic vitality of Ontario through partnerships with over 450 local businesses, corporations, and community organizations over the years.

Afro Carib Fest is the first festival of its kind to join African and Caribbean cultures together, in celebration of the heritage, arts, culture and food of the African and Caribbean communities in Canada. This year promises an exciting lineup of cultural, traditional and award-winning artists ( to be announced soon) and amazing activities for the entire family.

For more information about us, please visit afrocaribfestival.com.

To Participate as a Sponsor or Vendor, please visit our website or contact us at: info@afrocaribfestival.com

We look forward to welcoming you to capture and  experience the magic of Afro-Carib Fest  2024!

Click here to see ACF 2024 Promo Video!