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Friday Night Mas is the newest addition to Toronto Carnival. A Carnival Friday night parade presented by the Festival Management Committee taking place at Exhibition Place. It’s a night festival bringing Carnival into the light with glow in the dark costume components, music and massive vibes.

Yes! Friday Night Mas will feature Toronto’s best DJs; D’Bandit, Dr.Jay, Enforcas as well as International DJs Back to Basics, Hypa Hoppa and more!


Sure.  This can only be done using cash at a designated location.  Please contact for details. 

Yes it is. 

Yes! Friday Night Mas is an 19+ event and the parade route will be licenced to allow alcoholic beverages.

There will be a choice of canned beer, premixed drinks/coolers by Jack Daniels, Georgian Bay, Bacardi, Smirnoff etc.  There will NOT be poured spirits.  These drinks will be served by Smart Serve professionals who will ensure the safety of our masqueraders. 

Location: Exhibition Place

Assembly Time: 7:30pm

Parade Time: 9:00pm to 12am

Parade route: TBA

Yes! As a Friday Night Mas masqueraders you are joining a band competing for band size, engagement and overall vibes on the road. Designated judging points will be established!  

You can purchase your package online at or at distribution centres listed across the GTA. 

Package pickup dates will be at the listed distribution location from:

Sunday July 28th to Thursday August 1st 12PM - 8PM
Friday August 2 12PM - 4PM

Your Friday Night Mas package will Include your band specific T-shirt, cup, wristband, head piece and glow wand/stick/sword]

Yes.  In Ontario we have a 13% HST (harmonized sales tax) that MUST be added to all purchases.  There is also an additional 2-4% to use a credit/debit card to make purchases