CCFA Mission Statement

T he mission of the CCFA is to produce and deliver the annual Carifiesta parade and its related activities. Its plans are to educate the public about a particular facet of Caribbean culture and foster fellowship amongst the various community groups in its target markets. The Carifiesta parade is a colourful display of artistic expression. The Carifiesta parade is about cultural inclusiveness showcasing the talent of the Caribbean community and its multicultural nature.

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O n Saturday, July 9, 2011, for its 36th edition, the Carifiesta’s immensely colourful parade will take over the streets of the Montreal downtown area. More than 250,000 people are expected to attend this annual carnival which gathers people of all origins in the expression of the joy and light heartedness associated to the Caribbean people.

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T he 36th annual Montreal Carifiesta is back and just around the corner!

Carifiesta weekend: July 8 to July 10, 2011

Since its creation, 36 years ago, Carifiesta became incontestably the Great Carnival of Montreal. Carifiesta is the second greatest Caribbean carnival in importance in Canada.

For all information on what’s going on in the city before and during Carifiesta weekend, log on here!!

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