Main Squared is a free 9-day arts & community festival that will activate and explore the public square at the corner of Main Street and Danforth Avenue in Toronto from August 26 – September 3, 2017.
Drawing inspiration and insight from historical “public squares” while tapping into community aspirations, the festival will invite residents, community members, and the general public to reimagine the square as a space for social engagement, discourse, and civic activism.
Blending contemporary art and community art projects, the festival will feature art installations, interactive activities, workshops, performances, and more.
Visit the Main Squared website. Check the Schedule for dates, times, and information about workshops, activities, marketplace, and performances. Learn more about the Main Squared Artists & Projects, free Activities & Workshops, Performances, Marketplace, and Volunteer Opportunities.
Let us know you’re coming and help us spread the word through the Main Squared Facebook Event Page! Connect with East End Arts online and through social media.
Main Squared is produced by East Ends Arts. Contemporary art projects curated by Labspace Studio. Main Squared is a Signature Project of the Cultural Hotspot, produced in partnership with the City of Toronto.
SPONSORSHIP / PARTNERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Interested in being involved with Main Squared as a partner? We encourage you to explore ways you can support the arts as a tool for community engagement and expression. Partners help make this event accessible to as many people as possible.
Please send an email to Shana Hillman, Operations Director of East End Arts at firstname.lastname@example.org telling us a bit about who you are and we’ll be in touch soon.