Arts Alive summer series closes with event in Pointe-Claire
John Rennie will the host the last festival on Sept. 24
The Arts Alive! Quebec festival is almost over, but you still have one last chance to check it out. Described as a "moveable feast of music, theatre, dance, visual arts and film", the summer series is holding its last event in Pointe-Claire on Saturday, Sept. 24th
Now in its second year, Arts Alive! Quebec is an initiative of the English Language Arts Network (ELAN). It offers English artists a chance to expand their reach into communities they may not normally visit.
Hudson, Quebec City, Huntington and Knowlton and Wakefield held very successful weekends filled to the brim with music, theatre and storytelling. The Pointe-Claire events offers activities to suit all ages.
Great for kids
The West Island edition of the Arts Alive! Quebec festival takes place at John Rennie high School. The event runs all day and features West Island artists and craftspeople, as well as activities for the whole family.
There will be a series of kid-friendly workshops, art exhibitions, a teddy bear picnic, free henna tattoos and a concert in the evening by retro party band Vintage Wine . Some activities are free, others are ticketed.