Celebrate Canadian spring with Mike Ford and Fresh art at Guelph Civic Museum

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Celebrate Canadian spring with Mike Ford and Fresh art at Guelph Civic Museum Guelph, Ont., April 17, 2016—Bilingual JUNO nominated artist, Mike Ford, performs a free Oh Canada concert at Guelph Civic Museum Friday, April 28 as local artists mark the opening of Wall of Art: Fresh. Ford returns to Guelph,…

Guelph celebrates 190 all night long

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Guelph celebrates 190 all night long GUELPH ON, April 10, 2017 – A milestone birthday calls for an epic celebration. Artists, performers and historians will light up the night Saturday, April 22 at Guelph Civic Museum for Guelph 190: History@Night Party. The Founders’ Day Eve event will feature curated pop-up art and…

Vimy Ridge Symposium to commemorate Vimy 100

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Vimy Ridge Symposium to commemorate Vimy 100 GUELPH, ON, March 28, 2017:  To commemorate the centennial of the Battle of Vimy Ridge, a symposium will be held Saturday, April 8 at Guelph Civic Museum. Guest speakers include Dr. Mike Bechthold, David Webb, Robin Aggus, Ed Butts, and Linda Granfield. The Battle of…

JUNO award winner Rita Chiarelli to perform at Guelph Civic Museum

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GUELPH, ON March 10, 2017: “Blues goddess” Rita Chiarelli will perform a free Oh Canada Concert Friday, March 24 at Guelph Civic Museum as part of the Fourth Friday concert series. Born and raised in Hamilton, Chiarelli’s music career began at fifteen in a high school band called The Tempest.  She has…

Auditions: Guelph In Postcards – The McCrae Years (1872-1918)

Guelph In Postcards – The McCrae Years (1872-1918) An original new play will be performed in the backyard of the McCrae House, the birthplace of the poet John McCrae. Guelph in Postcards transports the audience to the time of John McCrae.  Snapshots of Guelph’s history are brought to life inspired by real postcards. Images and…

Guelph Museums call for submissions for Guelph 190: History@Night Party

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Guelph Museums call for submissions for Guelph 190: History@Night Party GUELPH ON, February 15, 2017 – Guelph Museums invites artists, historians, and creative groups to submit proposals to participate in a new event to celebrate Founders’ Day. Guelph 190: History@Night Party will celebrate Guelph’s 190th birthday with history and art activations in…

Guelph 190: History@Night Party Call for Submissions

    Call for Submissions Guelph 190: History @ Night Party April 22 to April 23, 2017 Hosted by Guelph Museums Deadline for Submissions – Sunday, March 19 2017, 11:59 PM Guelph 190: History @ Night Party will celebrate Guelph’s 190th birthday with history and art activations in downtown Guelph from 9 PM April 22…

Febulous! Party Like It’s 1867 Auction Items

Wondering what’s up for auction this year at Febulous! Party Like It’s 1867? Scope out the full auction list and Buy-In Party options below! Are you unable to attend but still want to bid on an item? Or perhaps you’d like to put down an early bid, contact Sarah Ball at sarah.ball@guelph.ca to reserve a bid! Purchase your…