Surrey Fiesta Extravaganza 2023

The Surrey Civic Plaza was alive with vibrant colors, performances, and a remarkable sense of community as the Surrey Fiesta Extravaganza 2023 made its grand debut last July 22-23, 2023, sponsored by The Bank of Montreal (BMO), Vancouver Oasis and Fil-Can Cultural Society (FCCHS) as title sponsors. The event, which showcased the rich and diverse Filipino culture, was a resounding success, leaving an indelible mark on the hearts of attendees and marking a historic milestone as the first-ever Fiesta Extravaganza event in Metro Vancouver.

Yam Concepcion Live on stage

Stunning Cultural Showcases

Festive & Colorful Filipino Parade


One of the major highlights of the two-day celebration was the mesmerizing performance of Yam Concepcion, a frequent FE artist known for captivating audiences with her incredible talent and magnetic stage presence. Yam’s presence undoubtedly enticed a massive crowd to gather at Surrey Civic Plaza!

Throughout the festivities, attendees were treated to a diverse lineup of exceptional performers who showcased the essence of Filipino-Canadian talent and artistry. Sheela Kunishige, Ardyanna Ducusin, The Pelayo Siblings, and Rossinite Music were among the gifted performers who graced the stage, leaving the audience in awe with their performances.

The Surrey Fiesta Extravaganza 2023 not only highlighted the rich tapestry of Filipino culture but also served as a platform for cultural exchange, fostering a deeper understanding and appreciation for the traditions and customs of the Filipino community in Vancouver.

As the first year of Fiesta Extravaganza in Metro Vancouver surpassed all expectations, organizers announced their commitment to bringing an even grander event next year. The overwhelming success of the 2023 Fiesta Extravaganza has undoubtedly set the bar high for future celebrations, promising an unforgettable experience for all attendees, both Filipino and non-Filipino alike.

The Surrey Fiesta Extravaganza 2023 was a dazzling triumph of Filipino culture, art, and community spirit in Metro Vancouver. With the support of dedicated sponsors and the enchanting performances of talented artists, this historic event left an enduring impact and a promise of an even more extraordinary celebration in the years to come!