This coming Saturday, August 20th, 2016, the Manitoba Filipino Street Festival comes on its 5th year in its new parade route and festival location along York, Carleton and Broadway. Parade starts at 9 in the morning right at York and Memorial.
Celebrating the vibrant Filipino culture in Manitoba, the festival this year will be in partnership with Downtown Winnipeg Biz and hopes to attract over 20,000 visitors.
Great time to show suppport and revive ties to Filipino unique culture and identity. Featuring lots of Winnipeg Filipino-Canadian local talents. The Filipino Channel has also confirmed Philippine celebrities and Kapamilya stars Vina Morales and Xian Lim are coming to grace the show. With 8o to 100 tents setting up courtesy of various groups and organizations each with its own unique display and attraction, the street festival promises full time entertainment throughout the day.