UrbanArts presents CultureShock Fest

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In it's 17th year running, CultureShock Community Arts Festival is a FREE all-ages multi-day festival hosted by UrbanArts each August in Central West Toronto. CultureShock provides a forum and a space for artists across the city to connect, collaborate, and showcase their talents.

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Check out ALL that's happening at CultureShock this year! Click the posters to register now!

Wed Aug 17 - Thurs Aug 18 - Fri Aug 19 - Sat Aug 20

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CultureShock is a community-driven festival that celebrates and showcases the artistic vibrancy of our community and the diverse cultural backgrounds of local residents within York-South Weston and across the City of Toronto.

Performances • Block Party • Art Exhibition • Live Art • Marketplace • Community Fair

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Are you interested in showcasing your talents at CultureShock this year? Here's your chance! Apply now to our several opportunities!

Community Engagement

Our Local Artisan Marketplace & Community Fair tables are open to artists, community organizations, student groups, and non-profits.

Volunteering at CultureShock is an exciting, fun, educational experience. YOU are what makes this Festival happen. Join us!

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