List of festivals in Canada

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This is a list of festivals and carnivals in Canada.

Largest by attendance[edit]

As of 2013[1]

  1. L'International des Feux Loto-Québec (Montreal) 3 million
  2. Montreal International Jazz Festival (Montreal) 2.5 million
  3. Winterlude (Ottawa) 1.6 million
  4. Celebration of Light (Vancouver) 1.6 million
  5. Just For Laughs (Montreal) 1.5 million
  6. Quebec City Summer Festival (Québec) 1.5 million
  7. Canadian National Exhibition (Toronto) 1.3 million
  8. Calgary Stampede 1.2 million
  9. Scotiabank Caribbean Carnival ( Toronto ) 1.2 million
  10. Pride Toronto 1.3 million
  11. Montréal En Lumière (Montreal) 0.9 million
  12. Pacific National Exhibition (Vancouver) 0.9 million
  13. K-Days (Edmonton) 0.8 million
  14. Toronto International Film Festival 0.5 million
  15. Quebec Winter Carnival (Quebec City) 0.5 million
  16. Bluesfest (Ottawa) 0.3 million
  17. Carassauga (Mississauga) 0.3 million

Largest by economic impact[edit]

As of 2010[1]

  1. Scotiabank Caribbean Carnival Toronto ( Formally Caribana ) $470 million
  2. Calgary Stampede $172.4 million
  3. Winterlude (Ottawa-Gatineau) $151 million
  4. Pacific National Exhibition (Vancouver) $139 million
  5. Pride Toronto $136 million
  6. Toronto International Film Festival $135 million
  7. Just For Laughs (Montreal) $80 million
  8. Canadian National Exhibition (Toronto) $58.6 million
  9. Celebration of Light (Vancouver) $37 million
  10. Quebec Winter Carnival $34 million

Burlesque festivals[edit]

Children's festivals[edit]

Comedy festivals[edit]

Cultural festivals[edit]

Exhibitions[edit]

Film festivals[edit]

Music festivals[edit]

Fringe festivals[edit]

Literary festivals[edit]

Food festivals[edit]

By city or region[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Buckland, Jason (2009-02-14). "8. Quebec Winter Carnival - Biggest festivals in Canada". Money.ca.msn.com. Retrieved 2012-07-12. 
  2. ^ http://www.longjohnjamboree.ca
  3. ^ http://www.reginamulticulturalcouncil.ca/info/mosaic-a-festival-of-cultures.html
  4. ^ http://alucinefestival.com/
  5. ^ http://www.banffcentre.ca/mountainfestival/
  6. ^ http://www.barriefilmfestival.ca
  7. ^ http://downtowndocfest.ca
  8. ^ http://www.brantfordfilmfestival.ca
  9. ^ http://www.cabbagetownshortfilmandvideofestival.com/
  10. ^ http://www.calgaryarabfilm.com
  11. ^ http://www.calgaryfilm.com
  12. ^ https://www.calgaryundergroundfilm.org/
  13. ^ http://sportfilmfestival.ca
  14. ^ http://caribbeantales-events.com/
  15. ^ http://cliffest.com/
  16. ^ http://www.cinefest.com
  17. ^ http://artlesscollective.com/
  18. ^ http://docnorthfestival.ca
  19. ^ http://www.doxafestival.ca
  20. ^ http://ekran.ca
  21. ^ http://www.femaleeyefilmfestival.com
  22. ^ http://www.freethinkingfilmfest.ca
  23. ^ http://snowking.ca
  24. ^ http://giraffest.ca/
  25. ^ http://globalvisionsfestival.com
  26. ^ http://insideout.ca/initiatives/toronto
  27. ^ http://www.fcvq.ca
  28. ^ http://www.regardsurlecourt.com/
  29. ^ http://www.gimlifilm.com
  30. ^ http://www.haidagwaiifilmfestival.ca
  31. ^ http://www.hamiltonfilmfestival.com
  32. ^ http://www.hotdocs.ca
  33. ^ http://www.kamloopsfilmfest.ca
  34. ^ http://kingcanfilmfest.com/
  35. ^ http://www.lakeshorts.ca/
  36. ^ http://www.llff.ca
  37. ^ a b c d e f g http://www.justicefilmfestival.ca/
  38. ^ http://www.stopmotionmontreal.com/
  39. ^ http://www.muff514.com/
  40. ^ http://www.niagaraindiefilmfest.org/
  41. ^ http://www.nickelfestival.com
  42. ^ http://oneworldarts.ca/
  43. ^ http://www.digi60.org/
  44. ^ https://www.animationfestival.ca/
  45. ^ http://www.outeastfilmfest.com/
  46. ^ http://www.reelfilmfest.ca
  47. ^ http://reelshorts.ca
  48. ^ http://www.r2rfestival.org/
  49. ^ http://reframefilmfestival.ca
  50. ^ http://regentparkfilmfestival.com
  51. ^ http://www.ridm.qc.ca
  52. ^ http://www.rendez-vousvancouver.com
  53. ^ http://www.saltspringfilmfestival.com
  54. ^ http://www.saffcanada.org
  55. ^ http://www.womensfilmfestival.com/
  56. ^ http://www.tisff.net
  57. ^ http://torontoirishfilmfest.com
  58. ^ http://www.torontourbanfilmfestival.com
  59. ^ http://www.torontoyouthshorts.ca/
  60. ^ http://www.vaff.org/
  61. ^ http://www.vlaff.org/
  62. ^ http://www.queerfilmfestival.ca
  63. ^ http://www.wasagafilmfestival.com/
  64. ^ http://www.whistlerfilmfestival.com
  65. ^ http://waff.ca/
  66. ^ http://www.windsorfilmfestival.com/
  67. ^ http://www.worldfilmfestkelowna.net
  68. ^ http://www.ykfilmfest.com
  69. ^ http://axismundi.ca/axis-mundi-harvest/
  70. ^ http://axismundi.ca/axis-mundi-solstice/
  71. ^ http://fullcirclefestival.ca