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Fourth Friday: A Verese Vassell-Bowen Holiday

December 22, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Update! This event is now SOLD OUT!

Every Fourth Friday of the month enjoy free admission to the Civic Museum from 5 to 9 p.m,  a free concert starting at 7 p.m, and a cash bar.

Join us for a Festive Evening of Music and Merriment!
Get into the holiday spirit with your loved ones and enjoy the perfect treat – an intimate Christmas tunes night. Verese and Sammy Duke will showcase their musical talents, so get ready to jingle all the way!

Get your tickets on Eventbrite now!

About Verese Vassell-Bowen

Verese Vassell-Bowen is a singer, songwriter and recording artist based in Guelph, Ontario. She graced the Canadian gospel scene in 2016 with her debut album, Forever Praise. This project blends a cmbination of Traditional, Cntemporary, Neo Soul and even Spoken Word into a soul-stirring musical work, Her single I AM Enough released in 2020 after the racialized uprising in the US takes you on a spiritual journey from pain to praise.

As a songwriter, Verese was one of four artists who collaborated on writing the song Freedom Marching which featured vocals of over 40 racialized recording artists across Canada. Verese served as the Artiste Director for the Guelph Black Heritage Society Juneteenth Celebration 2021.

Check her out on Youtube!

A note to guests

Due to high demand for seating, please arrive at the Museum and take your seat by 6:50 pm. Please contact us in advance if you can no longer attend so we can release your tickets to others wishing to attend. Seats not claimed by 6:55pm may be re-assigned to rush line visitors.

Donations are always appreciated, please click here.


December 22, 2023
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Guelph Museums


Guelph Civic Museum
52 Norfolk Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4H8 Canada
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