The Carrousel of the Nations bring together the flavors of various cultures through fine food, music and warm hospitality. It is one of Windsor’s largest celebrations and Via Italia plays a large role in making Erie Street come alive with Italian flair and cuisine.  

Come be part of Windsor’s Little Italy on Erie St. East where you can experience six blocks of restaurants, bakeries, boutiques and specialty shops. Each restaurant has their own special menus and try to provide a cross section of all Italian food. 

In addition to experiencing a taste of Italy, you can learn about the culture and enjoy the local music and entertainment. Various performances and entertainment will occur throughout the weekend.


Carrousel of the Nations Italian Village:

Friday, June 22nd – 5 pm – 1 am

Saturday, June 23rd – 5 pm – 1 am

Sunday, June 24th – 1 pm – 11 pm


Come celebrate with Via Italia on Erie Street. Learn about the Italian heritage that surrounds us and enjoy some new tastes and experiences! Explore Carrousel, the longest running cultural festival in the province featuring local ethno-cultural villages showcasing ethnic foods, arts and crafts, cultural dances, activities and displays.  

For more information about the Carrousel of the Nations, visit