Opening Ceremony


 We are celebrating our 37th annual festival of cultures with our official VIP Exclusive Opening Ceremonies event. It all takes place at the Paramount Fine Foods Centre ā€“ south parking lot (5500 Rose Cherry Place, Mississauga).

The only way to participate in our annual opening ceremonies event is to register on our Eventbrite page. Spots are limited so act fast and secure your reservation for our FREE opening ceremonies event.  Click here to Register.

This event is family-friendly and will boast much excitement as we get set to open our festival.

Witness our Parade of Nations showcase as we reveal our cultural pavilions that will be featured at the 2022 festival weekend and dance the night away at our outdoor mainstage featuring Rock nā€™ Roll tribute acts performing platinum hits from such artists as Freddie Mercury, Rod Stewart, and Mick Jagger.

Please note that because of inclement weather our fireworks show is postponed to Saturday May 28th starting at 9:45 pm. 

Click the Eventbrite link to secure your ticket and we will see you Friday night, May 27th for our exclusive kickoff event as we get set to open the 37th annual festival of cultures, Carassauga.