2017 Gathering Festival Schedules

The Gathering Festival is now over. See you in 2018.

The Gathering Festival is proud to announce our line-up of FREE performances for the 2017 Gathering Festival Community Celebration in Emery Barnes Park, Vancouver on Sat June 17th. This year we are looking forward to some of Vancouver’s top musical acts including The Sojourners, Locarno, Company B Jazz Band, Dawn Pemberton, Iskwew Singers, Carnegie Jazz Band and more. The full schedule of workshops and special events can be found at the bottom of this page.

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Sojourners

Gathering Festival Schedule of Events 2017 Date Time
Bike to Work Week May 29 3 to 5 PM
True Voice Theatre workshops May 29 4:30 to 7 PM
Woman’s Group Origami, tea tasting and finger Labyrinths workshops May 30 Noon to 3 PM
True Voice Theatre workshops May 31 4:30 to 7 PM
Seniors Art / Fabric Dolls workshops June 1 1 to 3 PM
BC Access Awareness Day June 3
True Voice Theatre workshops June 5 4:30 to 7 PM
All Bodies Dance workshops June 5 1 to 3 PM
Woman’s Group Origami, tea tasting and finger Labyrinths workshops June 6 Noon to 3 PM
True Voice Theatre workshops June 7 4:30 to 7 PM
Seniors Art / Fabric Dolls workshops June 8 1 to 3 PM
All Bodies Dance workshops June 9 1 to 3 PM
True Voice Theatre workshops June 12 4:30 to 7 PM
All Bodies Dance workshops June 12 1 to 3 PM
Woman’s Group Origami, tea tasting and finger Labyrinths workshops June 13 Noon to 3 PM
Photo workshops June 14 2 to 4 PM
Photo workshops June 15 2 to 4 PM
Seniors Art / Fabric Dolls workshops June 15 1 to 3 PM
Floating lantern workshops June 16 1 to 3 PM
All Bodies Dance workshops June 16 1 to 3 PM
Photo workshops June 16 2 to 4 PM
Photo workshops June 17 2 to 4 PM
Community Celebration Emery Barnes Park June 17 10 AM  8 PM
Floating lantern workshops June 17 1 to 3 PM
Vancity Theatre Film Screening June 18 7:30 PM
Floating lantern workshops June 18 1 to 3 PM
Tirgan plant collection and rope making workshops June 18 10 AM to 4 PM
Cooking workshop (Iranian) June 18 4 to 8 PM
Floating lantern workshops June 19 1 to 3 PM
Ivana Kupala plant collection and making June 19 10 AM
Tirgan plant collection and rope making workshops June 19 TBA
Cooking workshop (Syrian) June 19 4 to 8 PM
Cooking workshop (French) June 20 12 to 3 PM
Tirgan plant collection and rope making workshops June 20 5 to 8 PM
Summer Solstice Celebration – Emery Barnes Park June 20 6 to 8 PM
Summer Solstice –  Procession to David Lam Park June 20 8 PM
Summer Solstice Celebration –  David Lam Park June 20 8:45 to Sunset

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The Festival also presents 25 days of workshops and special events. Workshop schedules will be posted soon. This year’s Summer Solstice event closes the festival on June 20th at Emery Barnes Park with a procession to David Lam Park for the Sunset Celebrations. Stay tuned for details. * All events are FREE and open to everyone.

Please download our schedule here 2017 to be released soon.