Schedule of Events

Saturday, May 25, 2024 – Cultural Connection 

Location: McIntyre Auditorium 

Entry Fee: Donations at the door 


• 12:30 pm – Welcome and Introductions 

• 12:50 pm – Holly Buffalo Roderique – Indigenous Presentation 

• 1:15 pm – Tom Luke – Scotland 

• 1:40 pm – Agnes Okonmah – Continent of Africa 

• 2:10 pm – Nataly Morales – Latin America 

• 2:40 pm – Kanwaljit Kaur Bains “Daisy” – India 

• 3:10 pm – Karina Douglas-Takeyesu – Japan 

• 3:40 pm – Closing Remarks 


Sunday, May 26, 2024 – Festival Proper 

Location: McIntyre Arena Floor 

Entry Fee: Donations at the door 

• 12:00 pm (noon) – Parade of Nations (inside the arena) followed by Opening Ceremonies. 


The arena floor and multicultural booths will open immediately after the opening 
ceremonies, showcasing representation from 25 nationalities, including: 

• Austria 

• China 

• Colombia 

• Continent of Africa (Cameroon, Cote d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Namibia, Nigeria, Senegal) 

• Croatia 

• First Nations 

• Germany 

• India 

• Iran 

• Italy 

• Jamaica 

• Japan 

• Latin America (Colombia, Cuba, Venezuela) 

• Nepal 

• Netherlands 

• Philippines 

• Ukraine 

Live entertainment lineup on Sunday includes: 

1. New Moon Singers – Indigenous Canada 

2. The Maharalika Filipino Dancers 

3. Efik Class Performers (Africa) 

4. Filipino Association of Timmins 

5. Performance by India 

6. Ukrainian Singers Shevchenko 

7. The Nepalese Dancers – Nepal 

8. Tony Ciccone – Italy 

9. Continent of Africa – Timmins group 

10. The Alphorn 

11. The Maharalika Filipino Dancers 

12. Efik Class Performers (Africa) 

13. Ukrainian Singers Shevchenko 

14. Filipino Association of Timmins 

15. Performance by India 

16. Mr. Bill Farquhar – Celtic Balladeer 

17. Kin 50:50 Draw 

And more! 

Exact entertainment schedules will be available closer to the event. Stay updated by 

following us on Facebook (Timmins Multicultural Society & Festival) 

 If you are interested in volunteering, please visit to sign up. 

Festival goers can support two local non-profit organizations at the festival. The Anti-

Hunger Coalition will be selling the “Taste of Timmins Cookbook,” featuring international 

recipes from our community. Additionally, the Kin Club of Canada (Timmins) will be 

hosting a 50:50 Draw. Don’t forget to pick up your Timmins Multicultural Festival 

reusable tote bag! 


Stay Tuned for Updates: Schedule Subject to Change! 


For more information, please contact: 

Timmins Multicultural Society 



Join Us for 52nd Annual Timmins Multicultural Festival
May 25th and 26th, 2024 at the McIntyre Arena, Schumacher!


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