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Little Mountain Arts, Music, Culture Festival

Event Details

Little Mountain Arts, Music, Culture Festival

Time: June 26, 2011 from 11am to 4pm
Location: Riley Park Community Centre
Street: 50 East 30th Ave @ Ontario near Nat Bailey Stadium
City/Town: Vancouver, BC
Event Neighbourhood and Type: main, street, neighbourhood, culture, arts, music, children, family
Organized By: Little Mountain Neighbourhood House
Latest Activity: Jun 24, 2011

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Event Description

This free festival will include art, music, games, food, and activities for the community. We will have a multicultural main stage with a line-up of local and culturally diverse entertainers and musicians—as well as art activities for children, adults, and youth to partake in. All activities are free! Come listen to music, dance, learn, and make and take some great ART home with you!

If you could please forward the poster to your friends and family, we would appreciate it.

Some of our festival  activities will include:

 MUSIC:

-Slam Poetry and Spoken Word

-Reggae

-Folk music

-Jazz and fiddle

-Bangladeshi, Vietnamese, Tamil, and Tai Chi Dancers

PARTICIPATORY DEMONSTARTIONS:

-Yoga

-Spin City Hula Hooping

-Interpretive dance

-Capoeria
-Poi
-Healing Touch

ARTS ENGAGEMENT ACTIVITIES for children, youth, adults

-Jewelery making with local artist Heather Mandin, from Parts by Heather
- Button Making with Regional Assembly of Text

- Canvas Painting with local artist, Bo Zhang

- Children’s Mural Art with Timo

- Yolkie eggs

- Felt Art

- Origami and Japanese crafts

- Vietnamese straw fish keychains

-“My Canada” Poster Making

- Hand Knitting all day workshops

- Village Vancouver demonstrations

 

OTHER THINGS NOT TO MISS AT THE FESTIVAL:

Food (Tamil food, hot dogs and pizza, cotton candy)

- Raffle Prizes

- Seniors Tea

- Community Information booths

 

We hope to see you at our festival!

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