Wondering what to do with yourself this weekend in the beautiful Comox Valley? Looking for an exciting and engaging cultural event that offers something for all ages and interests? Want to explore a TOTALLY FREE 14 hour, 14 venue urban arts festival?
Look no further than the 4th Annual Elevate Arts Festival continuing tonight Friday June 5th and peaking tomorrow June 6th in Downtown Courtenay! Over 250 performers, exhibitors and community partners are taking to the streets, alleys, pubs, cafes and halls of our community for a free mash up of art, culture and ideas!
The quick trip to the website illuminates the diversity of programming and activities ready for Festival goers! From a giant Collage-a-thon and ‘Zine Workshop to live music, hands on crafts, dance showcases, circus arts, poetry, button making and a visual feedback exhibition there is a crazy mix of programming set to go! Add to that Improv Soap Opera, tasty street food, A Parade of Elevated Fools, films, pop up parks and art exhibitions and all the senses are covered!
For a detailed schedule of events, performer and artist bios and more check out www.elevatethearts.com.