Toronto’s 2022 Caribbean Carnival parade gets off to a steamy start

Toronto’s 2022 Caribbean Carnival parade gets off to a steamy start

The city wined, jumped and waved back to life as the annual Toronto Caribbean Carnival returned after a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. An estimated 10,000 costumed revelers converged on the Exhibition Grounds, turning Lake Shore Boulevard into a kaleidoscope of feathered wings and jeweled headpieces in every color imaginable. The pavement vibrated … Read more

‘Absolutely disgusting’: Controversial float in Sundre, Alta. rodeo parade causes contempt – Calgary

‘Absolutely disgusting’: Controversial float in Sundre, Alta.  rodeo parade causes contempt – Calgary

A parade float depicting a Sikh man riding a manure spreader called “The Liberal” is sparking outrage on social media. The controversial float took part in Saturday’s Sundre Pro Rodeo parade. Didsbury resident, Mike Crampton was at the parade with his family when he took the photos of the float. “My wife pointed it out … Read more

Pride parade returns to Toronto amid cheers

Pride parade returns to Toronto amid cheers

Toronto is awash in rainbows. People of all ages dressed in brightly colored clothing and wrapped in flags representing every niche in the 2SLGBTQ+ community lined Toronto’s downtown streets Sunday for the annual Pride Parade. The parade, the first in-person pride march since 2019, drew massive crowds, filling Yonge and Church Streets, and a section … Read more