Poster: The West Toronto Junction Arts Festival - September 9 to 13, 2009
Dundas West Street Closure - Saturday, September 12 & Sunday, September 13, 2009
MEDIA INFORMATION - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Toronto, ON, September 8, 2009
What is happening on 09/09/09, which won't occur for another 1001 years?
THE 2009 JUNCTION ARTS FESTIVAL!
[ ♪ ] Runs for five days; from opening night celebrations on Wednesday, September 9 (09/09/09) to closing day on Sunday, September 13, along Dundas Street West, from Keele Street to Quebec Avenue
[ ♪ ] Weaving Mosaics is the 2009 festival theme - all ages experience an adventure of visual, dance, literary, musical arts and more
[ ♪ ] Three nights of free concerts on the Main Stage:
- Spider Jones and Paul James - Thursday, Sept. 10, 7:00 p.m.
- The Framework and Mr. Something Something - Friday, Sept. 11, 8:00 p.m.
- The Beauties, Jason Collett and Justin Rutledge - Saturday, Sept. 12, 7:00 p.m.
[ ♪ ] Red Hot Art Spots - Junction galleries, shops, businesses and restaurants open their venues to feature festival visual, musical, and performance artists
[ ♪ ] Weekend Street closure on Saturday and Sunday only, Sept. 12 and 13:
- Street performance artists - dance, travelling minstrels and comedy
- Literary artists - BookThug authors, writers and poets do recitals and readings
- KidZone - Fun zone filled with creative workshops, games and rides
- Green Village - Learn that it's easy being green
- Street vendor market - Artisan booths and yummy food vendors
- Beer tent - Junction City Square at Dundas West & Pacific (main stage area)
[ ♪ ] All event info at - www.junctionartsfest.com
[ ♪ ] See you there!
The 17th annual Junction Arts Festival is generously supported by title sponsor the Junction Business Improvement Area, the Toronto Arts Council, the Department of Canadian Heritage and the active involvement from Junction area businesses and residents.
The Junction Forum for Art and Culture (JFAC) is a non-profit arts presenting organization and its main project is the annual Junction Arts Festival. The JFAC Board of Directors, chaired by Councillor Bill Saundercook, consists of dedicated cultural producers, artists, residents, business owners and politicians, all of whom are based in the Junction.
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Councillor Bill Saundercook (Ward 13, City of Toronto), JFAC Chair
The Junction Arts Festival: Press & Media
Toronto Tourism News: 18/08: JUNCTION ARTS FESTIVAL
Junction Arts Festival Blog: Information on the festival as it is created WEAVING MOSAICS
The Arts Junction: Press-Release: The 2009 Junction Arts Festival Sends out Call to Artists
The Arts Junction: Press-Release: 2009 Junction Arts Festival: Weaving Mosaics! - Toronto’s one-of-a-kind arts fest takes over Dundas West, September 9 to 13
The Arts Junction: Press-Release: Junction Arts Festival - Weaving Mosaics: A Creative Adventure of Vast Proportions; September 9 to 13, 2009
The Arts Junction: Press-Release: The Junction Arts Festival - Justin Rutledge concert, with Jason Collett & The Beauties, September 12, 2009
The Arts Junction: Press-Release: The Junction Arts Festival - Street Performance Artists are everywhere and they're sizzling hot! - September 12 and 13
The Arts Junction: Press-Release: The new "Red Hot Art Spots" AND visual artists light the 2009 Junction Arts Festival on fire - September 9-13, 2009
The Arts Junction: Press-Release: 2009 Junction Arts Festival: Mr. Something Something headlines Friday concert "event", with special guest openers The Framework and graffiti artists Art Fuzion; September 11
The Arts Junction: Press-Release: 17th Annual Junction Arts Festival - Become a Member of the "BookThug Nation", September 12 and 13, 2009
The Arts Junction: Press-Release: The KidZone is a FunZone: At the Junction Arts Festival, September 12 & 13, 2009
The Arts Junction: Press-Release: What Is Happening on 09/09/09, Which Won't Occur for Another 1001 Years? The 2009 Junction Arts Festival!