The epic Caribana carnival returns this year, and it promises to be an absolute banger. From pool parties to wild clubbing nights, this year's Caribana carnival simply cannot be missed. The Caribana carnival brings a unanimous joy to the streets of Toronto, with a collective frenzy gripping the city for three crazy days. From the pool parties and nightlife events down to the great parade that flocks the city with colors, joy, and celebratory fever, it's an occasion not to be missed.

Barcode Saturdays are throwing the most ravishing Caribana party in Toronto on 30th July 2022. This year's carnival is set to be even wilder, with millions of tourists from all over the globe expected to join the 3-day celebrations. So clear the calendars, mark the date, gather up the herd and head straight to Barcode Saturdays for the grandest Caribana bash you've ever experienced before.

Caribana Events

Here are some of the events that you can expect at the carnival:

  • The Grand Parade

The Grand Parade stands as the emblem of the whole carnival. Witness the vibrant masquerades and floats along with Caribbean-themed costumes and music during the march by the waterfront. 

  • Carnival Ball

Join the grand ball where steelpan, soca, and other costume performers come together to raise charity for the underprivileged section of the Caribbean islands. 

  • MAS Events

MAS events are the musical street performances by soca and steelpan artists, as well as many renowned DJs and artists who keep the energy high.

  • Daytime Events 

A flurry of daytime events awaits families at the Caribana carnival. From J'ouvert events to pool parties, you can indulge your whole family at day events during the carnival. 

  • Nighttime Events

Visit electrifying gigs around Toronto at pubs, bars, discotheques, and nightclubs that host wild parties during the Caribana carnival.