Carabram, Brampton’s annual Multicultural Festival, will be held this year from Friday, July 12 to Sunday, July 14 at various locations across the city.

This year’s festival lineup at the Century Gardens Recreation Centre will include 21 pavilions from countries including Arabia, Bangladesh, Greece, Latin America, Japan, Nepal, Pakistan, Portugal, Spain, Ukraine, and Vietnam as well as full pavilions from Canada, Phillipines, and Punjab.

There are also countries hosting pavilious at locations across Brampton

Eelam

Brampton Soccer Centre – 1495 Sandalwood Parkway East

Africa, Caribbean, China

Chris Gibson Recreation Centre – 125 McLaughlin Road North

Hawaii, India

Jim Archdekin Recreation Centre – 292 Conestaga Drive

Ireland

Bramalea Lions Hall – 45 Avondale Road

Each pavilion will also showcase lots of delicious foods, culture and entertainment from each of their respective countries.

Atending the festival

To attend Carabram, you need to obtain a passport. Passports can be purchased prior to the festival for $10, or during the festival for $12. Children ages 12 and under can attend for free as long as they are accompanied by an adult. Click here

Passports can be purchased online here or can also purchase passports in person at any of these locations in Brampton:

  • South Fletcher’s Sportsplex
  • Loafer’s Lake Recreation Centre
  • Brampton Soccer Centre
  • Chris Gibson Recreation Centre
  • Century Gardens Recreation Centre
  • Earnscliffe Recreation Centre
  • Cassie Campbell Recreation Centre
  • Brampton City Hall – Cashiers Desk
  • Brampton Transit Kiosks:
  • Trinity Commons Transit Kiosk
  • Gateway Terminal (Shoppers’ World)
  • Downtown Transit Terminal
  • Bramalea City Centre Transit Terminal
  • Shoppers World Brampton

Schedule

Friday, July 12 – 6 pm to Midnight
Saturday, July 13 – 1 pm to Midnight
Sunday, July 14 – 1 pm to 7 pm

For entertainment schedules check out each pavilion or find more information at Carabram.org.

Feature Image – Herman Custodio

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