The 36th Carifesta Montreal will be held this weekend July 8- July 10th. Carifesta has been a Montreal July tradition since 1975. Tomorrow will kick off J’ouvert which is followed by the parade on Saturday which will start at noon and run until 5pm. The parade will begin at the corner of Guy and run along René-Lévesque Boulevard until Sanguinet. There will be costumes, colourful trucks playing Soca, Calypso and Reggae music and of course the sounds of the Steel Pan.
TD Bank will also be giving away FREE ice cream along the route.