The Riverdale ArtWalk 2017
Jimmie Simpson Park & Community Centre
Saturday June 3rd and Sunday June 4th, 2017, 11am to 6pm
Riverdale ArtWalk is a FREE two-day, public fine art exhibition showcasing established and emerging artists in Jimmie Simpson Park in Toronto’s flourishing Queen East arts district. The first outdoor art show of Toronto’s season, the Riverdale ArtWalk is a great place to connect with artists and buy that perfect piece for your home!
year, the festival hosted over 180 participating artists and the inclusion of
local community groups, entertainment and food vendors. Now in its 19th year in
the Riverdale/Leslieville area of Toronto, the festival has grown to reach an
audience of over 20,000 art enthusiasts and supporters. Through new partnership
opportunities with the local BIA, the Riverdale ArtWalk expects to continue to
ART IN THE SHOP PREVIEW - May 25 – June 4
Coffee shops, stores and boutiques are previewing Riverdale ArtWalk artists — recognized not only within our city, but nationally and internationally. We encourage you to discover the richness of Toronto’s East End.
WIN! PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD & DRAW
Win a beautiful piece of art!
Complete a ballot at the Artists’ Network booth. Look for the “I Gave Art” sign in participating booths.
Thank you to the following artists #IGaveArt
Announced 1pm Sunday Artists' Network Booth
Many thanks to our sponsor, Above Ground Art Supplies, for supporting artists’ awards — helping us to celebrate outstanding achievement across media.
Artists’ Network Booth
Get a good overview of participating artists by visiting the featured gallery wall at the Artists’ Network booth (south side of the park facing Queen Street). Booth numbers enable you to find the work you love quickly and easily.
GUIDED ART WALK
Join Lynne Patterson, a long-time resident of Riverside, who has an interest in arts and culture takes you on a stroll along Queen Street and discover Riverdale ArtWalk art displayed at various locations and learn more about this vibrant neighbourhood.
RIVERSIDE EATS & BEATS STREETFEST
Taste the best of the hood & enjoy music beats in the heart of Queen Street East.
MAP TO THE PARK
WE COULDN’T DO IT WITHOUT YOU
Above Ground Art Supplies
All Cargos Tent & Event Rentals
Ralph Thornton Centre