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AWE at Night: Pride Edition

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August 18, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Looking for something to do as the sun goes down?
On Thursday, August 18, the Gallery will be open late from 5 – 9 pm for AWE at Night featuring food and beverage pop-ups from local vendors as well as lively entertainment. Come on out for the beautiful views – both inside and out!
To commemorate Pride month in Windsor-Essex, this AWE at Night will also feature several activities to celebrate our local 2SLGBTQIA+ community!
πŸ³οΈβ€πŸŒˆMake your own buttons: 5 – 9 pm
Looking to create? Make your own buttons using our AWE button press! Choose from a selection of designs that feature gender-inclusive pronouns and 2SLGBTQIA+ flags, or create a unique design to wear with pride.
πŸ–ΌοΈCurator tour: 6 – 6:30 pm
Join us for a tour of Marcel Dzama: Illustration and Other Worlds, led by exhibition curator and special guest Talysha Bujold-Abu.
🎀 Pride Power: A community conversation: 6:30 – 7:30 pm
What events in queer history happened to lead up to the local Pride celebrations that we know today? Where is the future of the 2SLGBTQIA+ community headed in Windsor-Essex? And how can we use art and creativity to document the queer stories that are critical to this region?
Join us on the third floor of AWE for this community conversation!
🎡πŸ₯‚Music, Food and Drinks: 7 – 9pm
CJAM 99.1 FM, WindsorEats and Cooper’s Hawk Vineyards are back! Head up to the third floor to hear what CJAM has in store, and grab a drink from WindsorEats and Cooper’s Hawk.
…And more!
More festivities will be announced soon!

**Regular admission prices apply. Free for members.**

Details

Date:
August 18
Time:
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Tags:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/457847032872080

Venue

Art Windsor-Essex
401 Riverside Dr West
Windsor, ON N9A 7J1
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Phone:
(519) 977-0013
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Organizer

Art Windsor-Essex
Phone:
519-977-0013
Email:
visit@artwindsoressex.ca
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