The festival promises to be bigger and better with food trucks, entertainment, plus more

Known as one of Calgary’s largest outdoor summer street festivals, the 33rd annual Lilac Festival will be taking place on Sunday, June 2 from 10:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. The festival will extend from 4th Street into Central Memorial Park and along 17th Ave between 2nd Street and 5th Street SW.  Two additional stages, more vendors, food trucks and extended patios will make this Lilac Festival the largest to date.

Lilac Festival brings you a vibrant selection of culinary offerings from some of Calgary’s preeminent restaurants, breweries and food trucks. Craft food and beverages from local artisan vendors and small businesses will abound.

Over the years, Lilac Festival has become a hotspot for Calgary food adventurers. This year will be no different, with a superior line-up of food trucks, artisan food vendors, local restaurants and breweries. Attendees will partake of an array of baked goods, canned beverages, ice cream, bubble tea, hot sauces, specialty spices and condiments, candy, pastries and more.

Every year, Lilac Festival brings world-class entertainment and award-winning performances to the streets of Calgary.

View the full 2024 Lilac Festival Entertainment line-up.

Lilac Festival is a free one-day event celebrating Calgary’s cultural diversity with food, beverages, shopping and activities for all ages. Let’s start summer off with a bang!

Head to the website and follow on TikTok at @LilacFestYYC.

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