Festival

Esprit Orchestra Presents: New Wave Festival

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, April 17, 2020 - 8:00pm to Saturday, April 18, 2020 - 11:00pm

*Postponed*

Three concerts, brand new music, panel talks with emerging composers & musicians, and an inspiring keynote address by renowned composer John Rea. Esprit Orchestra's New Wave Festival for young composers and musicians gives you a chance to connect with emerging artists who are already making waves in Toronto's music scene!

For details, go to our website: https://www.espritorchestra.com/concert-tickets/concert/new-wave-festival-2020/

2020 Art Vancouver International Art Fair

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 6:00pm to Sunday, April 19, 2020 - 5:00pm

*Postponed*

Art Vancouver brings together both rapidly growing creative talent and renowned international artists under one roof. Western Canada's largest contemporary art fair attracts over 10,000 art lovers annually to the Vancouver Convention Centre. You can look forward to over 1,200 pieces of artwork from 100 local and international galleries and artists. Art Vancouver provides an opportunity to view and purchase artwork from over 20 countries.

 

DATE: Thursday, April 16th - Sunday, April 19th 2020

Festival théâtre jeunesse de l’Alberta

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 8:00am to Sunday, April 26, 2020 - 1:00pm

Young Albertans from grades 7 to 12 will come together in large numbers from April 23 to 26 to celebrate their theatrical creations and talents during the Festival théâtre jeunesse de l’Alberta. This four-day festival provides junior high and high school students (Francophone and French-Immersion programs) the opportunity to work with professional artists and the chance to attend one-act plays created by their peers.

Festival théâtre jeunesse de l’Alberta

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 8:00am to Sunday, April 26, 2020 - 1:00pm

Les jeunes albertains rencontreront en grand nombre pour célébrer leurs créations et leurs talents théâtraux lors de la 31e édition du Festival théâtre jeunesse de l’Alberta, du 23 au 26 avril 2020. Ce rassemblement de quatre jours donne l’occasion aux jeunes comédiennes et comédiens francophones et francophiles de travailler avec des artistes professionnels en plus de leur offrir l’occasion d’assister à des pièces d’une acte créées par leurs pairs.

(Art-Science) Collisions Festival: Invasive Systems

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, November 8, 2019 - 7:00pm to Sunday, November 10, 2019 - 5:00pm

Through visual art, multimedia installations, and interactive experiences, join artists and scientists at “Collisions Festival: Invasive Systems” to explore the delicate and complicated nature of how both living and inanimate things redefine our lives and environments. Hosted by Curiosity Collider Art-Science Foundation, this weekend festival includes an art-science exhibition, a hands-on workshop (Sat, separate registration required), and guided discussions and tours by the curator (Sat/Sun).

Urban Shaman Gallery’s 15th Annual Member’s Exhibition & Sale 50 to 500

Event Date and Time: 
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 8:00pm to Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 5:15pm

English/Ojibwe/Cree

Urban Shaman Gallery’s 15th Annual Member’s Exhibition & Sale 50 to 500 /

15 endasowaki 50 akoo 50 eyaawaad waabanda’iwewaad /

15 Askíya óma 50 isko 500 ká tasicik ká wápatiniwécik éko ká atáwákécik é natomicik

 

Opening night celebration: 

SATURDAY NOVEMBER 16, 2019 8pm - 11pm.

(Opening night free for members, $10 suggested donation at door for non-members)

Running dates: November 16 - December 14, 2019

Art Vancouver

Event Date and Time: 
Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 6:00pm to Sunday, April 19, 2020 - 5:00pm

*Postponed*

Art Vancouver has been dedicated to making Vancouver an internationally-renowned arts destination. Each year we hold a multi-day art fair that connects over 100 Canadian and international artists and galleries with more than 10,000 art-lovers, collectors, and buyers from across Canada, and around the globe. At this year’s event (April 2020), local B.C. and Canadian artists will come from the Metro Vancouver region, Vancouver Island, the interior of B.C., Alberta, and Ontario. 

20th Annual imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 12:00pm to Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 12:00pm

The imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival is the global hub for Indigenous-made media arts. Each year, imagineNATIVE presents a selection of film, video, audio, digital media, and exhibitions each created by Indigenous artists from Canada and around the world, in addition to a series of panels and workshops. The Festival is the largest event of its kind in the world and is a leader in supporting and developing Indigenous media arts and in building relationships between communities. For more information, please visit the ImagineNATIVE website.

Haliburton DrumFest

Event Date and Time: 
Saturday, August 31, 2019 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

A family-friendly celebration of the awesomeness of rhythm in community. Held the Saturday of Labour Day Weekend in our beautiful lakeside park. Features participatory activities for all including drum circles, a parade in the park, music performance, learn and try-it opportunities, drum and craft vendors, food and frolic! 

Admission is by donation.