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Cambridge Carnival Jamboree 2022

Get ready for the 28th Annual Cambridge Carnival with Cambridge Carnival Jamboree on Friday, July 29 and Thursday, September 8. These celebrations are preludes to the festival and showcase Caribbean music and fan fare. Both evenings are free and open to the public.

Cambridge Carnival, rooted in African traditions, takes place every year on the Sunday after Labor Day. The festival showcases cultural performances, arts and crafts vendors, steel pan performances, a variety of food selections plus an inspired production of cultural dance and music via a costume parade.


371 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA

Central Square

Date & Time

  • Fri Jul 29, 2022-Sat Jul 30, 2022

    • 9:00pm - 1:00am
  • Thu Sep 8, 2022-Fri Sep 9, 2022

    • 9:00pm - 1:00am


  • Fairs & Festivals
  • Dance
  • Historical
  • Kids / Families