UrbanArts presents CultureShock Fest

Follow Us


In it's 14th 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.


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 • Beat Battle • Art Exhibition • Live Art • Marketplace • Community Fair

Schedule .

Check out ALL the happenings at CultureShock this year! All events & activities are FREE!
Left Parallax Background Element
Right Parallax Background Element

Get Involved !

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

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!

Special Thanks to

Our Supporters .