Celebrate the diversity and culture of the Caribbean Region at Durham Carifest with a fun, one-day festival. Enjoy learning about the uniqueness of the region through traditional and contemporary Caribbean arts and culture. Durham Carifest serves to promote, educate and build a vibrant and inclusive Caribbean Community that contributes to the success and growth of Durham Region.

For the kids and the kids at heart, don’t forget to check out the kid’s zone, where the youngest amongst us can let loose and have fun. The sight, sounds, taste and feel of everything that is Carifest tugs at the heart strings with a feeling of nostalgia while at the same time celebrating the proud collective identify of the Caribbean people.


  • Face Painting
  • Story Time
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Bouncy Castle
  • Amusement Rides

Durham Carifest 2021

When: Saturday, August 4, 2021. Gates open at 3 pm, Show starts at 4 pm
Where: Ajax Downs, 50 Alexander’s Crossing, Ajax
Website: durhamcarifest.com