We bring the VIBE of CARNAVAL DEL SOL to FRASER VALLEY


A special day with unique rhythms, dances, food, and Latin music.

SATURDAY, Sep 07, 2024
11:00 AM – 8:00 PM

More than 80 artists and 30 food and service vendors from Latin America and Canada.

Carnavalito on the Road is set to whisk you away on a unique expedition, where music, dance, and traditions from Latin America converge to create an unforgettable summer experience in Fraser Valley. This is a platform where diversity is not only acknowledged but celebrated.

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FAQ Questions

1. Ticketing and Registration

Is there any cost for entry to the event?

Admission is FREE, but donations are encouraged at the entry of the festival.

-Where is the event taking place? Is there parking available?
The event will be held at Douglas Park. Public parking is available nearby.
– What are the event timings and schedule?
The event will take place on September 07 from 11 am to 9pm.
– Are there any age restrictions for attendees?
Children and teenagers under 16 years must be accompanied by an adult.
– Is the event accessible for individuals with disabilities?
Yes, the event is accessible for individuals with disabilities. For additional
support, please email us in advance at [email protected].

– Is there public transportation available to the event venue?
Yes, public transportation options such as buses.

– Will there be food and beverages available at the event?
Yes, there will be over 8 food vendors showcasing tastes from different
parts of Latin America.
– Are there restroom facilities onsite?
Yes, public restrooms will be available.
– Is there a coat check or storage area available?
No, there will not be a coat check or storage area.

-What types of activities and entertainment will be available for
children?
Children can enjoy a variety of activities such as face painting, arts and
crafts, interactive games, and performances specifically tailored for
younger audiences.
-Will there be live music performances throughout the event?
Yes, there will be live music performances featuring local artists, covering
a diverse range of Latin American music.

-Is there a designated lost and found area at the event?
Yes, there will be a designated lost and found area where attendees can
report lost items or retrieve misplaced belongings.
-How can I inquire about lost items after the event has concluded?
For inquiries about lost items after the event, please contact
[email protected] with a detailed description of the lost item.

– What safety measures are in place to protect attendees from COVID-
19?
We request that individuals with COVID-19 symptoms stay home and
prioritize their health.
– Will proof of vaccination or negative test results be required to
attend?
Proof of vaccination is not required for events in BC.
– Are face masks mandatory during the event?
Face masks are not mandatory.

– How can I volunteer for the event?
You can sign up [here]
– What are the requirements and responsibilities of event volunteers?
Volunteers must be 18 years or older, or have authorization if under 18.
– Are there any benefits or perks for volunteering?
Yes, benefits include a reference letter, meal according to your shit,
networking opportunities, appreciation gift, and more.

– Who can I contact for further assistance or inquiries about the
event?
For further assistance, please email [email protected].
– Is there a dedicated email address or phone number for event-related
questions?
You can reach us at [email protected] for event-related questions.

Contact Us

Thank you for your interest in Carnavalito! If you have any questions, comments, or inquiries, please feel free to get in touch with us using the contact information below. We look forward to hearing from you!

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Carnavalito

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Carnavalito

MAIN PLAZA

Step into the vibrant heart of the festival – the Main Plaza, where harmony takes center stage! Get ready to be enchanted by the vibrant energy: talented artists from all corners bringing the spirited rhythms of Latin America to life. And of course, there’s plenty of dancing to enjoy! Families are invited to join us, dance, and celebrate the rich tapestry of Latin American culture together.

PROGRAM

PROGRAM

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Shows
11:00 am
11:15 am
Opening Ceremony
11:30 am
12:15 am
Mexico Vivo
12:30 pm
1:15 pm
Kutapira
1:30 pm
2:15 pm
Brazilian Swag
2:30 pm
3:15 pm
Los 4 Grandes
3:30 pm
4:15 pm
Mariachis los Dorados & Selena
4:30 pm
5:15 pm
Julio Ávila y su Banda Cubana
5:30 pm
6:30 pm
Tren Al Sur
7:00 pm
8:00 pm
Nueva Era

Kids & Family

Plaza

This plaza serves as the epicenter of family-oriented celebrations, boasting a dynamic blend of Latin American cultures. Featuring approximately 15 vendors, this lively space showcases the rich diversity and creativity inherent in Latin American traditions and products. From engaging activities to cultural delights, there’s something to captivate every family member.

PROGRAM

PROGRAM

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Shows
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
Puppet Show
2:00 pm
2:30 pm
Kids Latin Dance
3:30 pm
4:00 pm
Magic Show
4:30 pm
5:00 pm
Kids Talent Show
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Shows
2:30 pm
3:30 pm
Story Time in Spanish
4:00 pm
4:40 pm
How to build your own Piñata
5:30 pm
6:00 pm
Amate Art Workshop

Community

Plaza

Plaza our Community, is the place to feel united and supported. Temporary Foreign workers will have a space where they can connect with their community and learn about the rules and experiences of living in British Columbia.

PROGRAM

PROGRAM

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END
Shows
11:00 am
8:00 pm
Connect with the Latin Community Booth
12:00 pm
12:30 pm
Supporting Communication Bridges
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
Complimentary Snacks
2:00 pm
3:00 pm
Workshop: Sharing Resources and Providing Direct Support for Migrant Workers
3:30 pm
4:30 pm
Connect with local services workshop
5:00 pm
Raffle a bicycle for TFW
5:00 pm
6:00 pm
Discussion about Discrimination and Promoting Intercultural Understanding in Canada with Migrant Workers

food

Plaza

Get ready for a delicious adventure that will take your taste to the heart of Latin America! Come to Food Plaza, where we’re bringing together amazing flavors from all over the region. We’ve got over 15 food vendors offering dishes from different Latin American countries.

vendors

vendors

beer

Plaza

Prepare to immerse yourself in an exhilarating atmosphere at the Beer Plaza! Be ready to indulge in a world of flavorful beers and seltzers, where infectious rhythms and vibrant Latin flair come together for an unforgettable fiesta experience.

PROGRAM

PROGRAM

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Shows
12:00 pm
4:00 pm
DJ Sound Loco
4:00 pm
8:00 pm
DJ Sanchez

Indigenous

Plaza

Delight in the heritage and intricate craftsmanship of Indigenous communities as you explore unique creations and engage in immersive experiences that celebrate the soulful essence of their culture.

Arts & Crafts

Plaza

Get ready to dive into the vibrant atmosphere of the Artist Plaza at Carnavalito! From colorful jewelry to artisanal cookies, this plaza is a bustling hub of creativity where different cultures come together, sparking inspiration at every turn. Join us as we celebrate the diverse talents and influences that make our community shine. Come and experience the magic of art and culture at the Artist Plaza, where every brushstroke tells a story and every beat is filled with passion!