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One of our most popular festivals! Island Soul celebrates the rich artistic traditions, emerging art forms, innovative expressions and vibrant lifestyles of the Caribbean.

Festival Kompa Zouk Ontario presents its free Festival Day at Harbourfront Centre, on Sunday August 4th, featuring live Creole music, dance workshops, gastronomy, children's activities and more!

More info | fkzo.ca

Events will be added to this schedule as they are confirmed.

Festival Kompa Zouk Ontario Presents: Testimonials About Haiti - Témoignages autour d'Haiti

6:00pm –11:00pm

Festival Kompa-Zouk Ontario curates an art exhibit of Haitian painters and photographers, featuring the work of Gabriel Osson, Annik Chalifour, Marie-Cecile Pierre-Jerome and more.

Visual Arts

World Café

6:00pm –12:00am

The best cuisine from around the world, offering unique and fun dining experiences!

Food

Lake View Market

6:00pm –12:00am

Our Lake View Market (formerly International Marketplace) features fab finds from all corners of the globe including old world crafts and new, unique designs. Choose from traditional artifacts, local, artisanal, eco-friendly, fair trade products and more!

Shopping

Deep-Fried Reggae w/ Patrick Roots and DJ Chocolate

7:00pm

Patrick Roots and DJ Chocolate are on the decks while Nates Palate dishes out deep-fried festivals.

Music

Food

Kobo Town

7:45pm – 9:00pm

Come and dance to Kobo Town's unique blend of calypso, roots reggae and dub as they kick off the Island Soul celebrations!

Music

Brimz Hat Showcase

9:00pm – 9:30pm

Big It Up/Brimz founder Dameion Royes features the latest in men’s and women’s hats while DJ Chocolate and Patrick Roots spin.

Music

Shopping

Calypso Rose

9:30pm –11:00pm

Calypso Rose makes a triumphant return to the WestJet Stage!

Music

Lake View Market

10:30am –12:00am

Our Lake View Market (formerly International Marketplace) features fab finds from all corners of the globe including old world crafts and new, unique designs. Choose from traditional artifacts, local, artisanal, eco-friendly, fair trade products and more!

Shopping

Festival Kompa Zouk Ontario Presents: Testimonials About Haiti - Témoignages autour d'Haiti

12:00pm – 8:00pm

Festival Kompa-Zouk Ontario curates an art exhibit of Haitian painters and photographers, featuring the work of Gabriel Osson, Annik Chalifour, Marie-Cecile Pierre-Jerome and more.

Visual Arts

World Café

12:00pm –12:00am

The best cuisine from around the world, offering unique and fun dining experiences!

Food

Domino Tournament

2:00pm – 9:00pm

Watch and learn the rules and strategies of championship dominoes as the Ontario Domino League hosts a one-day tournament with workshops open to the public. Bring your best hand... literally!

Learning

Caribbean Windsocks

2:00pm – 8:00pm

Kids can learn how to make their own Caribbean-themed windsocks. Take them out on a windy day and watch them soar!

Family

Learning

ISax

3:00pm – 4:00pm

Don't miss Superpower Reggae in Zone 2 with DJ Friendlyness and ISax, followed by an instrumental performance by ISax on the Redpath Stage.

Music

Caribbean Faces

3:00pm – 7:00pm

Christopher Pinheiro of SwizzleStick Theatre will create face painting masterpieces based on Caribbean kids’ stories.

Family

Snakes & Lattes Board Games Café

3:00pm – 8:00pm

A huge collection of popular and African and Caribbean-themed board games for all ages to learn and play. Hosted by the very popular Toronto board game café, Snakes & Lattes.

Family

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