BOO! at the Barns – a Spooky Family Festival Festival
POSTED October 30, 2015 / Tags:

On Saturday, Oct. 24, the Covered Street Barn at Artscape Wychwood Barns was transformed into a Halloween festival welcoming over 1000 ghouls and goblins, princesses and superheroes all ages. BOO! at the Barns, presented by WBCA and Artscape, is an annual, multi-vendor event and a neighbourhood favourite.

Thank you to the Event Sponsors, Arlington Dental & Vaughan Road Dental and The Josie Stern Team as well as In-Kind Sponsors Above Ground Art Supplies, Barefoot Wine, Steam Whistle Brewing and Pizza Del Arte for helping to make the magic happen.

Check out the rest of the BOO! At the Barns photo gallery on our Facebook Page!

jonnie balloonie and kid
Shaggy and Velma on the dance floor at Boo
volunteers with cupcakes
cash bar Swamp Water
face painting
Spooky Sound making with NAISA
Pizza Del Arte
Boo crafting tables kids making masks
Arlington Dental Spin to Win game with kids
Boo Photo Booth
Boo Haunted House at Theatre Direct
Artscape Street Party: Circus 2013
POSTED September 24, 2013 / Tags:


On August 28, 2013, we hosted the first Artscape Street Party at Artscape Wychwood Barns. The theme was circus: think aerialists hanging from the ceiling, all kinds of buskers, food trucks, and free snow cones and popcorn! More than 800 people showed up for this family-friendly event on the last Wednesday evening of the summer.

We were very lucky to have some exceptionally talented photographers and bloggers in attendance. Check out some amazing photos courtesy of Alejandro Freeland and Village Living, and detailed recaps from T.O. See and T.O. Do and The Roaming Life.

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Burger Day 2013 at Artscape Wychwood Barns
POSTED June 12, 2013 / Tags:


The Grid‘s Burger Week is a celebration of all things meat-plus-bun, with more than 60 restaurants around the city creating special edition burgers for just $5. It culminates in Burger Day at Artscape Wychwood Barns, a street party where the restaurants offer slider versions of their special burger, plus side dishes, sweet treats and icy cold beer. On June 2, 2013, people came out in droves on and withstood several rain showers in the name of all-you-can-eat burgers. Over 40,000 sliders were consumed in five hours! You can watch The Grid‘s video recap here.

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ALL CAPS Island Festival 2012
POSTED August 22, 2012 / Tags:


Now in its fourth summer at Artscape Gibraltar Point, the 2012 ALL CAPS! Island Festival featured art installations, BBQs, swimming, bonfires, camping, games, film screenings and a killer line up of indie bands like Yamantaka//Sonic Titan, DD/MM/YY and Maylee Todd.

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