Media Advisory
June 12, 2024

Tomorrow, the City of Toronto in partnership with Councillor Anthony Perruzza (Humber River-Black Creek), will launch the 2024 Cultural Hotspot program celebrating the Jane and Finch community.

Date: Thursday, June 13

Time: 4 to 6 p.m., remarks at 4:30 p.m.

Location: Jane Finch Mall, 1911 Finch Ave. W.

RSVP: Media representatives are asked to RSVP to by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, June 12

The launch will feature performances from local artists including musicians, poets and community school and youth groups. There will also be a community marketplace featuring projects made possible by the program and other local community partners.

Cultural Hotspot is an annual arts program that celebrates diverse communities outside of Toronto’s downtown core, with a different community highlighted every two years. Delivered in collaboration with local arts and community organizations, the program provides valuable opportunities for youth job placement and mentorship through workshops, exhibits and events.

Information about the Cultural Hotspot program is available on the City’s Festival & Events webpage.

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