Opening Ceremony




We are celebrating our 39th annual festival of cultures with our official  Opening Ceremony event on Friday May 24th.

PLEASE NOTE: All pavilion locations are closed.  They are open on Saturday and Sunday only.

Event Time:

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Doors open at 6:30 pm



Paramount Fine Foods Centre
5500 Rose Cherry Place, Mississauga
(Outdoor – South Parking Lot)



This FREE event is family-friendly and opens our festival. 

No reservations or tickets (passports) required.  First come, first served. Limited seats available!

Witness our Parade of Nations showcase as we reveal our cultural pavilions that will be featured at the 2024 festival weekend and dance the night away as we feature local artists.