Caribbean Days

Each July, the Caribbean Days Festival is celebrated in North Vancouver at Waterfront Park.

For 2022, Please refer to their details for event schedules.

The Caribbean Days festival includes a boat party, dining, dancing and entertainment. Get ready to soak up some tropical rhythm, culture and food. This festival is one of the largest cultural events in British Columbia.

Family Boat Cruise

The Family Boat Cruis is held the weekend before the Caribbean Days Festival. Cruise around the Harbour with live DJ Daddy Mikey, sample delicious authentic Caribbean food and dance to tropical rhythms onboard a private charter!

Caribbean Days Festival

Waterfront Park is home to the Caribbean Days Festival. Come and enjoy live entertainment, an international food fair and a craft market. If you are looking to sample some of the tastes of the Caribbean you are likely to find Roti, Jerk chicken and other tasty treats. The main stage at Waterfront Park hosts a lineup of bands playing Reggae, Calypso, as well as other international music. There will also be singers, dancers and other cultural performers. There is a family zone with face painting and other activities. See the full schedule.


Getting to the Festival

Waterfront Park is located on the 200-block of West Esplanade, North Vancouver.

Public Transit:

From downtown take the Seabus from Waterfront Station to Lonsdale Quay. Exit the Seabus Terminal or bus loop and follow the signs to your left (west) to Waterfront Park.


There is free parking in the ICBC parkade on the weekends. The ICBC lot located adjacent to the Lonsdale Quay Market, you can enter off Rogers Avenue and Carrie Cates Court.

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