Artfest on the Esplanade Virtual Arts Market - This event has already occurred
Monday, May 25, 2020 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Upcoming Dates:Tuesday, May 26, 2020 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, May 27, 2020 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 28, 2020 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday, May 29, 2020 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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- City of Pickering Great Events
You may have heard – Artfest is moving online!
This new program is free to participate in.
The event, which can be enjoyed from the comfort of your home, will consist of a Virtual Arts Market featuring over 60 Artists, Artisans, Crafters, Makers and Independent Authors. Artfest has creative Art Activities relating to the theme of Artfest Art of Sound. Activities will include “Build to the Sound” with Aaron Brown, “Move with the Music” to Farrucas Duo, “Draw What You Hear” along with Music 4 Life Ensemble and “Cardboard Creations” with Arts Unleashed.
Artfest will operate from Saturday, May 23rd, 2020 through Friday, May 29th, 2020. Visit www.pickering.ca/artfest to take part in the Virtual Arts Market, Art Activities, and Performances from the comfort and safety of your home. Be sure to tag us with your creations @pickeringevents, #stayhomemakememories, #pickeringproud.
If you would like to become part of our Virtual Arts Market, please fill out our registration form through our survey monkey link
We are looking to provide Artist, Artisan, Performers and Independent Author vendors information online, along with activities for our residents to create at home. Artfest is going to operate online from Saturday May 23rd to Friday May 29, 2020.
All City teams, local businesses, and partners are welcomed to contribute activities or videos; which will be shared through the online portal, and City social media channels
Exclusions and Removal of Objects No manufactured or non-Canadian items are allowed. The exhibitor agrees to remove from display and sale, all items deemed objectionable. The City of Pickering reserves the right to change the exhibit, should the need arise. Cultural Services will provide some tips and guidelines for video production to those who confirm participation. Videos will be shared on social media and the City website, outside organizations contributing content are also welcomed to post on their websites/social media channels and tag the City. Date to confirm participation is Friday May 15th through our Survey Monkey link
All content to be submitted by Friday May 15th to email@example.com
If you would like to become part of the Virtual Arts Market, please fill out a registration form through our survey monkey link below.
Free to register
City of Pickering