Arts and Entertainment


An arts purveyor occupies a booth in Montreal's Place Jacques Cartier on 13 July 2008.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

ArtsNotes: Sketchy Opportunity

(WINDSOR, ON) – Check out this week’s ACWR ArtsNotes; your weekly guide to the arts in Windsor and Essex County. Read more about the arts…


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Bring That Windsor Heat

(WINDSOR, ON) – The Arts Council of Windsor and Region has announced the annual summer edition of its members show entitled Windsor HEAT. The exhibition…


Dave Gunning speaks to a fan while signing an autograph at the 2015 Kingsville Folk Music Festival at Lakeside Park.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Kingsville Folk Fest Announces Full Lineup

(KINGSVILLE, ON) – The Kingsville Folk Music Festival has announced the official line-up for the 2017 edition taking place Friday, August 11 through to Sunday,…


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ArtsNotes: Calling All Nations

(WINDSOR, ON) – Check out this week’s ACWR ArtsNotes; your weekly guide to the arts in Windsor and Essex County. Read more about the arts…


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Tragically Hip To Receive Order Of Canada

(OTTAWA, ON) – Created in 1967, the Order of Canada recognizes outstanding achievement, dedication to the community, and service to the nation. Close to 7,000…


The ACWR on Wyandotte Street East in Walkerville also houses ArtSpeak Gallery.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

ArtsNotes: Artfully Going To War

(WINDSOR, ON) – Check out this week’s ACWR ArtsNotes; your weekly guide to the arts in Windsor and Essex County. Read more about the arts…


Willistead Manor is seen from the park in this file photo from 27 September 2013.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

ArtsNotes: Willistead Park Art Weekend

(WINDSOR, ON) – Check out this week’s ACWR ArtsNotes; your weekly guide to the arts in Windsor and Essex County. Read more about the arts…


Laughtertainer Matthew Romain is seen busking on 27 May 2017. His brand of music and humour appeals to young and old alike.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Market For Puppeteer Grows

(WINDSOR, ON) – Demand for a ukulele-playing puppeteer has gone well beyond the children’s set. Matthew Romain, who is also known as the Laughtertainer, has…


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Horizon Coming to Windsor

(WINDSOR, ON) – SESQUI, the organization helping to mark Canada’s 150th birthday, will bring its self-described revolutionary immersive cinematic dome to Windsor for a five…