September 12-18, 2011
Week 37 of Year 2011

Ghett'a Life and Short Film Screening

Tuesday, September 13, 2011 7:30 PM

North American premiere of Ghett’a Life, Dominion, and some of the best short films by new Caribbean filmmakers. Hosted by the Consulate General for Jamaica in Toronto.

September 13, 2011

Authors at Harbourfront Centre: 10th annual Sunburst Award Celebration

Wednesday, September 14, 2011 7:30 PM - 9:30PM

Readings by selected nominees for the 10th annual Sunburst Awards.

September 14, 2011

Music on Film followed by Q&A

Thursday, September 15, 2011 7:30 PM

North American premiere of Hit Me with Music by director Miquel Galofre (Why Do Jamaicans Run So Fast) and a Q-and-A with producer Zenesha Riley.

September 15, 2011

Reception and Red Carpet Event: Meet and Greet with Director Howard Allen followed by The Skin

Friday, September 16, 2011 6:00 PM

Meet Howard Allen, director of The Skin, followed by a screening of his film. Red Carpet Event hosted by the Consulate for Antigua and Barbuda in Toronto.

September 16, 2011

Carnival Workshop and Calypso Dreams

Saturday, September 17, 2011 11:00 AM

Enjoy a carnival workshop with Christopher Pinheiro followed by the screening of the film Calypso Dreams.

September 17, 2011

Canoe Rides on The Natrel™ Pond

Saturday, September 17, 2011 11:00 AM - 8:00PM

Take a break and enjoy a fun float beside the picturesque Harbourfront Centre boardwalk.

September 10 - October 2, 2011

All about Miss Lou: What’s Your Story?

Saturday, September 17, 2011 1:00 PM - 5:00PM

In the words of the illustrious Miss Lou, “howdy and tenki” for joining us as we honour her memory with an afternoon of storytelling.

February 5 - December 18, 2011

Children's Activity Area

Saturday, September 17, 2011 1:00 PM - 7:00PM

Bring the family out to the children’s activity area at this year’s Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration where children will have an opportunity to play fun carnival and cultural games and earn tickets which they can redeem for prizes.

September 17, 2011

Kids Make Paper Lanterns

Saturday, September 17, 2011 1:00 PM - 7:00PM

This year’s Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration will give kids a chance to learn how to make paper lanterns and decorate them using pencil crayons and stickers, how to fold different origami objects from paper, and more.

September 17, 2011

Community Organization Booth

Saturday, September 17, 2011 1:00 PM - 7:00PM

This year’s Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration community partner organization booth features a variety of local organizations that collaborated to host this event.

September 17, 2011

Moon Cakes and Lanterns

Saturday, September 17, 2011 2:00 PM - 7:00PM

Come taste a sweet bite of tradition and witness the making of soft moon cakes while admiring handmade lanterns at this year’s Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration.

September 17, 2011

Caribbean Animated Films

Saturday, September 17, 2011 2:00 PM - 4:30PM

A screening of the best Caribbean animated films.

September 17, 2011

Tho Pham

Saturday, September 17, 2011 3:00 PM - 8:00PM

Locally celebrated entertainer Tho Pham returns as co-host of Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration.

September 17, 2011

Sarah Nguyen

Saturday, September 17, 2011 3:00 PM - 8:00PM

Sarah Nguyen is honoured to co-host this year's Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration.

September 17, 2011

Chanh Kien Lion Dancers

Saturday, September 17, 2011 3:00 PM - 3:15PM

The Chanh Kien Vietnamese Buddhist Youth of Ottawa lion dance troupe, created in 1989, will be performing at this year’s Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration. The group consists of youths from 12 to 17 years of age.

September 17, 2011 15&19

Christine (Quynh Tram) Doky

Saturday, September 17, 2011 3:50 PM

Rising songstress Christine Doky will lend her talented pipes to this year’s festival!

September 17, 2011

Dance Crew Divas

Saturday, September 17, 2011 4:05 PM

The Dance Crew Divas, a newly formed dance group with members of various ages, will perform at this year’s Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration.

September 17, 2011 16&18

Julie Nhu Ha

Saturday, September 17, 2011 4:10 PM

Come listen to seven-year-old Julie Nhu Ha, whose voice is sure to capture your heart at this year’s festival.

September 17, 2011 16&18

Kevin Ly

Saturday, September 17, 2011 4:20 PM

This year’s Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration features Lý Hồng Phong (Kevin Ly) and his inspiring soulful songs.

September 17, 2011

Screening: Mas Man and Shorts about Carnival

Saturday, September 17, 2011 5:00 PM - 7:00PM

A not-to-miss screening of Carnival films.

September 17, 2011

Michael Caldwell

Saturday, September 17, 2011 6:00 PM

Michael Caldwell, a Toronto-based choreographer/performer and graduate of The School of Toronto Dance Theatre, will bring his choreographic performance Pieces to the stage at this year’s Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration.

September 17, 2011

Dance Crew Divas

Saturday, September 17, 2011 6:25 PM

The Dance Crew Divas, a newly formed dance group with members of various ages, will perform at this year’s Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration.

September 17, 2011 16&18

Julie Nhu Ha

Saturday, September 17, 2011 6:30 PM

Come listen to seven-year-old Julie Nhu Ha, whose voice is sure to capture your heart at this year’s festival.

September 17, 2011 16&18

Vietnamese Student Association at Ryerson (VSAR)

Saturday, September 17, 2011 6:45 PM

The Vietnamese Student Association at Ryerson (VSAR) will present traditional culture with a modern twist with their performance at this year’s Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration.

September 17, 2011

Fire in Babylon and Short Film Screening

Saturday, September 17, 2011 7:00 PM

Some of the best short films by new Caribbean filmmakers and the feature Fire in Babylon.

September 17, 2011

Thien LE Ao Dai Competition

Saturday, September 17, 2011 7:00 PM

The Thien LE Ao Dai Competition is open to contestants of all ages.

September 17, 2011

Chanh Kien Lion Dancers

Saturday, September 17, 2011 7:30 PM - 8:00PM

The Chanh Kien Vietnamese Buddhist Youth of Ottawa lion dance troupe, created in 1989, will be performing at this year’s Tet Trung Thu: A Mid-Autumn Celebration. The group consists of youths from 12 to 17 years of age.

September 17, 2011 15&19

Canoe Rides on The Natrel™ Pond

Sunday, September 18, 2011 11:00 AM - 8:00PM

Take a break and enjoy a fun float beside the picturesque Harbourfront Centre boardwalk.

September 10 - October 2, 2011

All about Miss Lou: What’s Your Story?

Sunday, September 18, 2011 1:00 PM - 5:00PM

In the words of the illustrious Miss Lou, “howdy and tenki” for joining us as we honour her memory with an afternoon of storytelling.

February 5 - December 18, 2011

I canti a Maria: Music for the Madonna

Sunday, September 18, 2011 4:00 PM

The Vesuvius Ensemble makes its Toronto Music Garden debut, and closes the 2011 season, with passionate traditional songs to the Madonna.

September 18, 2011

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

For details inquire at the Info Desk or call 416-973-4000.

September 2011

MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30

Search by Venues

Where you are:   Home / What's ON / What's ON Calendar
SEARCH THE SITE
Box Office eNewsletter Donate Marine Venues Visitor Info Volunteer

Harbourfront Centre is a registered Canadian charity and we rely on the generosity of people like you to help us deliver the incredible programming we offer throughout the year.

Charitable Registration Number: 10746 6575 RR0003