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Up on the Square

UP on the Square summer celebration goes tomorrow in Sir Winston Churchill Square
Kick off summer this weekend in downtown Edmonton. Photo supplied.

Here's a great way to kick off summer festival season in Edmonton. On June 18, 2022, 12-8 pm, join the Edmonton Arts Council for UP on the Square, a summer celebration in Churchill Square. 

The free, family-friendly event will feature live music and performances, SNAP print demonstrations, food trucks, and activities for kids. 

  • Performances by Poet Laureate Titilope Sonuga with Melafrique, award-winning Two-Spirit Mohawk artist Shawnee Kish, recent Juno award winner Maria Dunn, Don Berner Trio, Brianna Lizotte with Justin Smith, and DJ sets from DJ Diamond and DJ Gulzar
  • Print demos by the Society of Northern Alberta Printmakers (SNAP)
  • UAlberta Student Design Association showcase
  • Kids activities and the Pyramid of Seasons
  • Face painting
  • Food trucks & more!