Established in 1986 and celebrating its 34rd anniversary in 2019, the Carassauga Festival of Cultures is a 3-day multicultural event showcasing 29 Pavilions, located at 12 locations throughout Mississauga.
With a new attendance record of 400,704 festival visits recorded in 2018, it is now the #1 Largest Multicultural Festival in Canada.
The Croatian Pavilion, under the auspices of the Croatian Martyrs Parish in Mississauga, has been an active and flourishing pavilion at Carassauga since its inception in 1986 and is one of the four original participating Pavilions. Carassauga’s goal is to promote and share Croatia with all the guests, encouraging respect and cooperation among all Canadians.
Many aspects of the Croatian culture and heritage will be showcased including: music, cuisine, dance, sports, arts and tourism.
Pavilion Croatia is located at:
Paramount Fine Foods Centre – Mississauga SportZone – Gymnasium, (on north side of Hershey Centre Main Arena)
5600 Rose Cherry Place (North of Matheson, one block east of Kennedy)
Free Shuttle Bus stops at this Pavilion
Passports are $10.00 advance sale and $12.00 at the door. Advance passport sales greatly impact fundraising efforts of the Pavilion – please purchase yours in advance!
To purchase passports in advance please contact a committee member:
Aleks Lajtman – 647.719.3069
Jeanne Valetic – 416.464.7245
Sonia Balet – 647.618.8954
Wanita Kelava – 416.881.7318
Dean Smiciklas – 647.774.8770
This event is an excellent fundraising opportunity for non-profit organizations in the Croatian community (folklore groups, soccer organizations, university student associations, community centres, etc…) to participate and fundraise for their respective organizations.
Please contact Sonia Balet at 647.618.8954 for further details regarding participation and fundraising.
With 400,704 visitors to Carassauga Festival, Pavilion Croatia offers several great opportunities to feature and promote your business in the Mississauga community through this annual multicultural event.
Sponsorship Package: Carassauga Festival Sponsorship Package 2019
Please contact Aleks Lajtman at 647.719.3069 for further details regarding sponsorship.
For details on Pavilion Croatia please visit: http://www.carassauga.com/