Harbourfront Centre is Open for Canada Day Weekend:
Canada Day: Going Global presented by CIBC celebrates our international footprint
June 29-July 2
WHO & WHERE: Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto
WHEN: Friday, June 29 through Monday, July 2, 2012
WHAT: Canada Day: Going Global presented by CIBC
A long-weekend-long festival celebrating and showcasing the amazing culture that our nation has to offer.
· Music including hip hop crew Airplane Boys, a reunited funkier-than-ever Crack of Dawn, soul-plus songstress Zaki Ibrahim, the return of Hidden Cameras, legendary South African singer Johnny Clegg, Rasta-bluesman Corey Harris and more;
· Food demos and Iron Chef: Poutine Edition between David Neinstein (Barque Smokehouse), Matt Dean Petit (Rock Lobster), Micha Kennedy (Jamie Kennedy Kitchens) and Stephen Pynn (Bannock);
· Dance performances and The Call Out, a bboy-crew throwdown;
· A Poetry Slam hosted by the Toronto Poetry Project;
· And much more!
Members of the media are also invited to join 50 of our nations newest citizens at a citizenship ceremony followed by a reception hosted by CIBC on Sunday, July 1 at 11:30 a.m. Media wishing to attend are requested to RSVP.
HOW (MUCH): Its all FREE!
WHY: Because were turning 145 this year!
For more information the public may call 416-973-4000 or visit harbourfrontcentre.com/summer/canadaday