Culinary Carnival

Next date: Saturday, 28 May 2022 | 11:00 AM to 09:00 PM

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Fairfield City’s biggest foodie festival Culinary Carnival is coming to Cabramatta Town Centre on Saturday 14 May, and Fairfield City Centre on Saturday 28 May this year, and everyone is invited.

Prepare your senses for the ultimate street party hosting food, music and dancing from all around the world – and celebrated TV presenter, chef and author Fast Ed; and Italian-Australian actress, opera singer, author, and TV personality Silvia Colloca will be joining in on the fun!

Council’s FREE food bonanza will include street carnivals with authentic local eats, roaming mid-week entertainment, local cultural performances, junior cooking workshops and amusement rides – culminating in a 6pm fireworks finale at Fairfield City Centre on Saturday 28 May 2022.

Culinary Carnival 2022 will be held at:

Cabramatta Town Centre, Saturday 14 May, 11am till late
Fairfield City Centre, Saturday 28 May, 11am till late 

This project is funded by NSW Government’s The Festival of Place Open Streets.

Culinary Carnival Cabramatta

Culinary Carnival Fairfield


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Cabramatta, Fast Ed

Visit the Pai Lau Gate at Freedom Plaza on 14 May at 11am, 12.30pm and 2pm to see one of Australia’s much-loved TV chefs and food authors Fast Ed. Come along on a culinary adventure as Fast Ed serves up some dynamic flare by infusing Asian, Italian, Greek, and Serbian flavours. Find inspiration in a world of flavours one bite at a time at Culinary Carnival.

Download Fast Ed’s cookbook ‘Straight from the sauce’ here(PDF, 6MB)

Fairfield, Fast Ed

Join Fast Ed at the Cooking Stage on Ware Street Fairfield on 28 May at 11am, 12.30pm, and 2pm as he tantalizes and entices your taste buds with six of his dynamic recipes. Mark your calendars, don’t miss out on seeing Fast Ed in action and experience a world of food and culture at Culinary Carnival Fairfield.

Download Fast Ed’s cookbook ‘Straight from the sauce’ here(PDF, 6MB)

Fairfield, Silvia Colloca

Share in the love of food with Silvia Colloca at Culinary Carnival’s Cooking Stage on Ware Street, Fairfield at 4pm on 28 May. Best known for her cooking show Cook like an Italian on SBS, enjoy her unfussy and friendly cooking style as she takes you on a journey through her heritage and Italian legacy. Don’t miss out on a world of food and culture with Silvia Colloca.


Supporting Sponsors
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   Cabramatta Leagues

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       Cabra-Vale Diggers

   Fairfield Fruitland


           Fairfield Fruitland


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 Culinary Carnival 2021 Gallery

Screenshot of Fairfield City Council Culinary Carnival 2021 video on Youtube

Click here to watch "Fairfield City Council Culinary Carnival 2021" on Youtube


  • Saturday, 14 May 2022 | 11:00 AM - 09:00 PM
  • Saturday, 28 May 2022 | 11:00 AM - 09:00 PM

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