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Artsweek Opening Ceremonies

Please join us to celebrate the city's artistic bounty at the Artsweek 2016 Launch
Opening Ceremonies!
Friday September 23, 2016 at 12 Noon
N.E. Corner of Queen and Simcoe Streets
(Help Paralegal Services, 114 Simcoe St. parking lot).

Artsweek and the Electric City Culture Council (EC3) invite you to join us for the opening ceremonies for Artsweek and the unveiling of Alex Bierk’s muralPassing Cloud” (2016).
This will be the first opportunity to view the spectacular Bierk mural and to get a sneak peek at some incredible Artsweek 2016 events.  It’s also a perfect opportunity to meet some of the wonderful Artsweek artists, partners, and sponsors over light refreshments.  We want to say thank you and recognize all of you.
Opening ceremonies will include:

  • The official Artsweek proclamation by Mayor Daryl Bennett
  • The spectacular reveal of the Alex Bierk mural
  • A dramatic reading from the Following the White Whale project by Fourth Line Theatre director and actor Robert Winslow
  • The first sharing of the ecitylit
  • The arrival of the Artsweek 2016 Artscart
  • And many other surprises!

There will be great food and drink and we hope to see you all there.

Later Event: September 23
Hypnotist Cyrus