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BC CULTURE DAYS VIRTUAL KICK-OFF!

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BC CULTURE DAYS VIRTUAL KICK-OFF!

September 24 @ 4:00 pm - October 25 @ 5:00 pm

You are invited to attend the BC Culture Days Virtual Kickoff Event!

Join us for the launch of the 11th annual Culture Days celebration (September 25 – October 25), featuring an array of free and Pay-What-You-May, online and in-person arts and cultural experiences.

BC Culture Days 2020 will officially kick off with a 45-minute virtual event on Thursday, September 24, 2020, at 4pm PST, hosted by the City of North Vancouver and spoken word poet Andrew Warner.

The cultural event will feature:

  • Musical performances by JUNO Award-winning singer-songwriter Alex Cuba, Vancouver sister duo Harlequin GoldNorth Shore Celtic Ensemble, and Neo Afro soul singer-songwriter Turunesh;
  • Dance performances by North Vancouver’s AMED Dance Academy, Surrey’s VanCity Dance Team, and Tsleil-Waututh Nation’s Children of Takaya;
  • Indigenous welcome ceremonies by Dennis Thomas-Whonoak and Gabriel George of Tsleil-Waututh Nation and Orene Askew of Squamish First Nation;
  • Messages from Minister of Tourism, Sports and Culture Lisa Beare, the City of North Vancouver Mayor Linda BuchananNational Culture Days Board Member Brenda Leadlay; and
  • All five BC Culture Days Ambassadors.

We look forward to kicking off this year’s celebrations with you at CultureDays.ca or on Facebook at @BCCultureDays!

For in person Culture Days at the Quay, check out our programming for September 26th and 27th!

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Start:
September 24 @ 4:00 pm
End:
October 25 @ 5:00 pm
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BC Culture Days