Artfest "The Roots of Art" - Week 3 - This event has already occurred

Upcoming Dates:

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Wednesday, May 19, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Thursday, May 20, 2021 9:00 a.m.


Pickering, ON
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Event Type:

  • City of Pickering Great Events
  • Virtual Artfest

Event Details:

Artfest "The Roots of Art" will be celebrated virtually this year, for the entire month of May! Featuring Artists, Artisans, Independent Authors, entertainment, and activities. Members of the public can participate in activities, entertainment and explore the Virtual Arts Market virtual booths while staying safe at home.  

NEW THIS WEEK (May 15- 21): 

  • Spoken Word Workshop
    with 'Need Some Koi'
    *registration required. Limited spaces.

  • *Take & Make: DIY Flower Pot (for Adults/Seniors)
    with Pickering Public Library
    *Limited supplies. Registration required.

  • *Take & Make: Make Your Own Tree (Ages 4-9)
    with Pickering Public Library
    *Limited supplies. Registration required.

  • *Take & Make: Bean Coaster Art (Teens)
    with Pickering Public Library
    *Limited supplies. Registration required

  • Musical Performance video by
    Steafan & Saskia

Check out these programs/videos + our Virtual Arts Market featuring over 70 artists, artisans and authors at or visit facebookinstagram from May 1-31, 2021.

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Event Organizer:

City of Pickering


The City of Pickering is thrilled to announce we have partnered with; PineRidge Arts Council, Pickering Public LibraryArts UnleashedBreadChubby'Need Some Koi'Sustainable Roots Ecological RestorationWhitevale Arts & Culture Centre, to provide programming throughout the month of May. We will also have performances from HoneypawSteafan & SaskiaJadea Kelly and Sadio Sissokho & Diely Mori Tounkara


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