Children’s Village

Visit for schedule of games, races, candy jar guessing, face painting, candy art, limbo contest, Fire Department, Waterloo Region Police Service Cruiser, Joga Basics and more.

Face painting – want to be a butterfly or get a tribal look? No worries, our talented volunteers will transform you!

Sports & Games – work up a sweat at the LINK Olympics – 3-legged, egg & spoon, wheelbarrow, and such races.

Arts & Crafts – you can freestyle or work on a signature craft. Create a mask, your creativity has no bounds.

Guess How Much candy is in the candy jar and you win!

Candy Art – Edible art

Limbo Contest – win a medal

Carnival Parade – starts here.

Parade Costume Booking – Saturday

If you didn’t get to mas camp, book a costume on Saturday (while they last)  for Sunday’s Parade and get ready to move your body to the sweet Caribbean & African beats.

Kitchener Public Library’s Book Pedaler will be on site Saturday, August 24 from 1 pm to 4 pm

Saturday, August 24 and Sunday, August 25th

Waterloo Regional Police Service will be on site to have fun with everyone.

WRPS Rainbow car

Waterloo Fire Rescue will be on site both days.


Carnival Parade – Sunday 3pm

Time to move your body to some sweet music. if you don’t have a costume or didn’t book one, come early to pick from what’s left and get face painted!

All ages welcome to join the parade; It’s a family affair.

The boy and girl who show the most carnival spirit takes home a trophy. (Top Male and Female reveller)
And so does the Top Mas Family.

Avoid the rush for a costume. Bring your own or borrow one of ours. Three days of mas camp are offered to help you prepare for the parade in the park. All ages welcome.

Parade trophies

Limbo Contest – After Carnival Parade – Sunday

How low can you go? The three lowest receive a medal.

Limbo contest medals

Check back for more details…

Contact Us

Mail: 5-420 Erb St West, Suite 452,
Waterloo, ON, N2L 6K6


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