The Toronto Ukrainian Festival (formerly the Bloor West Village Ukrainian Festival) is a celebration of Toronto's diversity. It has established itself as one of the premier Ukrainian festivals in North America. The Festival takes pride in showcasing contemporary professional and amateur artists and performers of Ukrainian heritage who celebrate Ukrainian culture through music, dance and the visual arts.
Randy BachmanThroughout its eleven year history, the Festival has hosted Prime Ministers, federal, provincial and municipal politicians, and various well renowned Canadians of Ukrainian heritage. This year’s Festival Parade marshal is legendary rock and roll musician Randy Bachman.
For 2008, the Toronto Ukrainian Festival is back at the Bloor West Village. Take the TTC (Toronto Subway and surface transit) to Jane or Runnymede station on the Bloor - Danforth Line and experience Ukrainian culture like never before.
Official Website: http://ukrainianfestival.com/
Added by DaveInTO on August 19, 2008