Performers

The team from SuperChefs Cookery for Kids, a program in Surrey to teach kids and families how to have fun in the kitchen, will showcase Jamaican Jerk Chicken with Chef Tai from Tommiesjerk Tacos in a flavourful and multi-spiced display of the best jerk chicken tacos ever seen in Surrey. Also in the huddle will be players from the red hot BC Lions Football Club, who are ready to help toss around tacos and footballs with the best CFL football fans in our community. Come join in on the spicy fun!

Zumba is dance fitness to music inspired by many cultures such as Latin, Bollywood, Pop, Kpop, just to name a few.  Zumba is designed to be easy to follow for all levels of fitness and is enjoyed by dance and fitness enthusiasts all over the world. Join the Party and celebrate Fusion Fest with local Zumba Instructors who have been bringing the joy of dance and fitness to their participants in the Lower Mainland for many years.

Just Cakes with Raveena Oberoi

Raveena Oberoi, winner of Food Network Canada’s The Big Bake, and Judge on Food Network Canada’s Wall of Bakers will teach you how to make a ’small sweets tray’. In many Indian households, the common practice is to bring a box of of small sweets when you visit families or on special occasions.  Her beautiful box of sweets will feature Cardamom Shortbread, Coconut Laddoo, and Pistachio Cake.

Learn about & participate in traditional dances from Vietnam.

Turban Tying with the India Pavilion

Learn about the history of turbans, and get your own turban tied courtesy of India Pavilion organizers.

BC Agriculture in the Kitchen - Chef Trevor Randle

Trevor will be cooking BC Greenhouse Penne with Asiago Cream - featuring local ingredients, and best served family style.  What brings people together better than good food? 

Ghana Pavilion - Delali from Dehl’s Gourmet

1:00 - Delali will be cooking Waakye & Fried Bass Fish. Waakye is a rice and beans dish cooked with Sorghum Leaves.

4:00 - Jollof Rice and Grilled Chicken - this is a beautiful one pot dish of rice cooked in a rich tomato based stew. 

Centre yourself and experience a 20 minute meditation session.

Natasha presents The Get Down Hip Hop Dance Battle

Bringing you some of the best hip hop dancers the lower mainland has to offer. Watch and cheer on 16 dancers as they battle head to head for the winning spot. High energy, artistic talent with a raw edge.

Parade of Culture

Watch all of the cultural pavilions march throughout the festival before the Welcome Ceremony on the Main Stage.

We will be making Vietnamese Spring Rolls!  A common Vietnam Delicacy! 

Breathe deep and stretch during a 20 minute yoga session with a City of Surrey Recreation instructor. Mats are provided.

Youth Cooking Showdown

Join us for a head-to-head culinary battle featuring Surrey youth for the first Cooking Showdown on the brand-new Cultural Cooking Arena. Chefs will need to make the most delicious meal to appeal to our panel of judges. Every meal will feature a different secret ingredient to challenge the competitors. Come cheer on your friends and family for their chance to be the next Cooking Showdown champion