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Sun, Mar 05 - Mon, Mar 06 2017

Celebrate Toronto, Festival or Fair

Nathan Phillips Square, Old Toronto, Toronto, Canada Nathan Phillips Square, Old Toronto, Toronto, Canada

  • About the event

    Non profit organization, Celebrate Toronto collaborates with Toronto based businesses, artists and entertainers, in providing a festival dedicated to our city’s achievements, and investing in Toronto's future by raising awareness, funds and action towards green initiatives while supporting local artists and grassroot start-ups. The festival will include live performances, vendors, shopping, skating, and our annual photography competition! Celebrate Toronto also takes a hands on role in the arts community, hosting art shows and photography meet-ups with hundreds of Toronto based artists throughout the year. We work towards informing and inspiring others to make a positive impact in our city and enriching the lives of those within it.

    Why should you sponsor?

    CELEBRATE TORONTO: 

    THE HOST OF TORONTO'S ANNIVERSARY 

    With focus on what our city has been, is and will be, Celebrate Toronto is a celebration of the city’s fundamental past, the evolving present and its promising future. 

    OUR PAST, PRESENT & FUTURE:

    • Founded in 2013, we raised awareness and funds towards Evergreen Brickwork's program; Cityworks.
    •  Collaborated with 120+ artists, dancers, musicians, and Toronto based businesses to date.
    • Received support from city councillors, and partnered with national corporations.
    • In 2014 we became a not-for profit organization.
    • In 2015 we partnered with Thank You Toronto and The Laneway Project highlighting their initiatives.
    •  Hosts city wide photography competitions giving away $500 to Toronto Photographers
    • Co-Host of Global Meet, International competition of urban photography across 20+ cities.
    • In 2017 Celebrate Toronto will expand into an annual 3 day festival highlighting Toronto’s “Past, Present, Future.”

     

     


    Micayla Doria

    Micayla Doria graduated from OCADU in 2010 with a Bachelors degree in Fine Arts. Micayla works as an interdisciplinary artist exploring and experimenting with mediums, techniques and processes within the field of drawing and painting, integrated media, as well as performance art.  In 2013, Micayla founded Celebrate Toronto, a festival that celebrates the city's annual anniversary while bringing awareness and funds towards sustainable development projects across the city of Toronto. 

    Micayla continues her involvement in gallery shows and charity galas and sits on the Board of Directors for Unbounded and Woofapalooza. Past experience includes the Art Curator for the Vaughan Film Festival and volunteer for the After Breast Cancer Organization.  Her commercial and commissioned work is found across The GTA from galleries to restaurants to the walls of her clients.

    She has traveled internationally engaging in different communities and supported valuable and sustainable community development projects abroad. Through the award-winning Childreach International program Micayla took an opportunity to engage in the Futurebuild Project and played an active hands-on role in valuable community-based projects in Tanzania, Africa. She gained a comprehensive understanding of sustainable community development, as well as a unique insight into the lives of families living in rural areas of the developing world.  This experience has nurtured her in becoming a culturally conscious community leader. Her passion for adventure and culture has carried her through Costa Rica, Australia, Africa, Malaysia, Thailand, Zanzibar, to name a few. 

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  • 5001-10000 attendees expected


    50% Male Attendees


    50% Female Attendees

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