Charlotte Caribbean Festival Association has been producing an annual Caribbean Festival in Charlotte, North Carolina since 2000. The festival and colorful parade has attracted thousands of spectators and vendors from cities as far away as New York, Georgia, Florida, Maryland, Washington, D.C, New Jersey, and Virginia.
The Charlotte Caribbean Festival is a family-oriented cultural event with live entertainment, educational workshops, children’s activities, and authentic Caribbean cuisine. The street parade showcases colorful handmade costumes, authentic steel pan music and traditional dance performances.
Over its 11-year history, the Charlotte Caribbean Festival & Parade has attracted nearly 40,000 spectators and vendors. The Charlotte Caribbean Festival has received support from a small group of local and national businesses, community organizations, family-owned businesses, and individual supporters.
IF YOU WANT TO GO:
Date: Saturday, June 30
Time: 11 a.m – 9 p.m.
Place: METROLINA TRADESHOW EXPO (7100 Statesville Rd)
More info: http://charlottecaribbeanfestival.com/