CultureShock Community Arts Festival & Forum .
In it's 13th 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.
The FESTIVAL .
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 • Poetry Slam • Live Art • Dance 1V1 • Arcade • Marketplace • Gallery
The FORUM .
The CultureShock Community Arts Forum is a series of events, discussion panels and workshops where artists and community leaders will learn proven strategies, tactics, and hands-on techniques built to expand equitable access to the arts in marginalized communities.