ALCOVE SUMMER POP-UP KICK OFF: JUNE 25th and 26th 2022

AT CENTURY GARDENS
826 8th STREET SW
1 P.M. – 7 P.M.

We will be launching our 2022 pop-up series at Century Gardens (826 8th Street SW). There will be a variety of activities and programs including an experimental painting workshop (click here to register), open jam, collaborative art space, community mural, a local artisan market, and the eclectic performance showcase: Raw Voices.

Drop-by anytime to partake in the programs! Registration is ONLY required for the workshop.

SATURDAY JUNE 25th
EXPERIMENTAL PAINTING WORKSHOP from 2 – 4 p.m.

This workshop will teach experimental painting methods outside of just using a paintbrush! The facilitators will lead the workshop to create abstract works. The goal of the workshop is to explore the creative process of painting.

SATURDAY JUNE 25th
OPEN JAM with PUBLIC ACCESS from 4 – 7 p.m.

Public Access Creative Collective (PACC) is a multidisciplinary team of creatives dedicated to the cultivation and growth of Calgary’s creative scene through education and live events.

Join the PACC for their Saturday evening jam. It is open to all performance types and skill levels including vocalists, poets, musicians, and dancers! We encourage you to bring your own instrument! There will be limited instruments to borrow at the event like a drum-kit, keyboard and guitars.

SUNDAY JUNE 26
LOCAL ARTISAN MARKET
from 1 – 7 p.m.

We are launching our FIRST local artisan market!
Please see below of a list of the vendors that will be onsite on Sunday, June 26th.

CECLIA BULBROOK | Jewelry and accessories
AHLIYAH ST DENIS | acrylic paint with nature elements
MATIAS MARTINEZ | Glassblower & painter
EVELYN MIKAYLA MARTIN
Visual arts
CHIDERA UZOKA | Digital Arts
LARA AHMED | Jewelry & accessories
THURSDAY SOUNDS | Multi mediums

RAW VOICES SHOWCASE from 3 – 7 p.m.

We will end off the weekend on Sunday, June 26th with the eclectic Raw Voices showcase! There will be an OPEN MIC (SIGN UP AT DOORS BEGINS AT 3 P.M.) and feature performances of spoken word, comedy and music.

THE JUNE FEATURE PERFORMERS

TREVOR WILLIAMS
Spoken Word
CORY MACK
Comedian
AYA MHANA
Music

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