Carnival of Cultures
Sunday 19 March 2017, 10am-4pm
Corner Parramatta Rd and Orpington St, Ashfield
Celebrate Harmony Day with Carnival of Cultures - a colourful community event held annually at the beautiful Ashfield Park.
The event will celebrate the many cultures that make up our vibrant inner west community through great cultural performances, delicious food and market stalls and free, fun activities for all ages.
Headline Act: Christine Anu
Kuseah Lawson Trio
Rufino and the Coconuts
15 Stars Cook Island Troupe
Cultural Dance Showcase
Featuring classical Indian Bharatanatyam, Spanish flamenco, traditional Greek and Chinese-Tibetan dance.
Free Activities For Kids
Giant games that include Connect-4 and Lego
Extreme Obstacle Course
Interactive Australian Wildlife display.
MCA (Museum of Contemporary Art) Young Creatives ArtSpace
International Food Stalls
Enjoy delicious signature dishes from Vietnam, Mexico, China, Spain, Germany, Brazil, Portugal, Italy, Turkey and Thailand.
Craft-lovers should not miss this marqee featuring local creatives.
View the event program here (PDF 6.1MB)
How to Get There
Use of public transport to the Carnival is encouraged. A free, accessible shuttle bus will be running regularly from the Ashfield Civic Centre to the event.
Prizes will be available for cyclists using the free bike valet service!
Thank you to the generous support of our 2017 sponsors.
Gold Sponsor: Wests Ashfield Leagues
Silver Sponsors: HeadSpace Ashfield and HeadSpace Camperdown
Bronze sponsors: Ashfield Mall and LJ Hooker Ashfield
Media Sponsors: Inner West Courier, Ciao, 2RDJ FM, La Fiamma, Indian Link, The Vision China Times and Eco Design Eco Print.
Event Partners: Young Creatives- Museum of Contemporary Art and Ashfield Bowling Club.
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