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Carifest 2019 – Calgary Festival – Hola Calgary
August 17 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Calgary’s Carifest Aug 17th enjoy the SUNSHINE FESTIVAL from 2PM to 8PM at Shaw Millennium Park with live performances by some of the best Soca artists Alison Hinds and Patrice Roberts and enjoy local, international and Caribbean entertainment, food, art and more! Carifest, is an Ethnic festival in western Canada, showcasing the culture, diversity, music, and cuisine of the Caribbean .It’s a two-day spectacle of visual and performing arts celebrating Caribbean arts and culture. On August 16th the steel pan will come alive at Shaw Millennium Park, this event will feature bands from Edmonton, Lethbridge and Calgary. Throughout the evening you can expect to be treated to some of the best live Caribbean flavoured percussion and steel drumming!
Sunshine Festival is the place to cool down after the parade, we’re headed to Shaw Millennium Park to take in the sweet sounds of some of the best Soca artists — Alison Hinds and Patrice Roberts!
Aug 16th, 2019
Friday, August 16, 2019: Pan at Shaw Millennium Park from 6:00 to 10:00 pm
Aug 17th, 2019
Saturday, August 17, 2019: Carifest 2019 Parade will kick off at Olympic Plaza with a parade down Stephen Avenue.
Saturday, August 17, 2019: Sunshine Festival, afterward, you can join the celebration at Shaw Millennium Park and enjoy local, international and Caribbean entertainment, food, art and more!
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CARIFEST – DAY ONE Machel Montano, Fri 16 Aug, 2019
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