Rising hip-hop star Reema Major will headline the sixth annual urbanNOISE festival – a free, all-ages urban arts festival organized by young people in the Rexdale/Jamestown communities to inspire youth to stand up to violence.
The festival features a rich lineup of talent including Toronto steel pan masters Souls of Steel Orchestra, artists from Rexdale as well as a special guest performance by renowned, Grammy-winning beatboxer Scratch, from The Roots. urbanNOISE takes place Saturday, September 10 from 3pm – 8pm on the grounds of the Albion Library in the heart of Rexdale/Jamestown in North Etobicoke and is hosted by Jwyze (ex-Flow 93.5 FM host) and Brittney “Twix” Dixon.
This two-day event kicks off the day before (Friday, September 9) with a series of free urban arts workshops for youth in the area, inside the Albion Library from 5pm – 8pm. More »
3rd Annual Fix Our World Festival
Free Festival All Ages T.B. McQuesten Park Upper Wentworth by Limeridge Mall Sept 9, 10, 11
We are showcasing artists, musicians, workshops, interactive stations from people, groups, clubs, orgs, who are making a difference for Peace, Poverty, AIDS/Global Health, Environment.
Time: September 9, 2011 at 4pm to September 11, 2011 at 7pm
Location: T.B. McQuesten Park
Organized By: FixOurWorldCanada