View our accessibility package Skip to the Main Content

What’s On Calendar
July 11–17, 2011

Harbourfront Centre continues to monitor the rapidly changing situation regarding the COVID-19 virus. For the health and safety of all our staff and our volunteers, our patrons, supporters and the community, and in line with the advice and guidelines of Toronto Public Health, we will be closed to the public until further notice. Learn more here.

Labours of Love: Visionary works for string quartet, from Mozart to Piazzolla

Thursday, July 14, 2011
7:00pm

Canada’s award-winning Cecilia String Quartet returns to the Music Garden with music by Mozart, Beethoven and Piazzolla.

SoundClash Shortlisted Artist: The Worst Pop Band Ever

Friday, July 15, 2011
7:00pm – 7:30pm

A Toronto-based group that combines improvisational jazz and pop music with influences ranging from Wayne Shorter to Deerhoof to J Dilla.

Bogotá MMX – 200 Years After

Friday, July 15, 2011
7:00pm –11:00pm

A photographic and text-based book commemorates the celebration of the Bicentenary of Independence.

Caché

Friday, July 15, 2011
7:30pm – 8:30pm

One of the leading bands of the Latin scene.

DJ Wayuu

Friday, July 15, 2011
9:30pm –10:30pm

A DJ who embraces digital cumbia and traditional national rhythms.

CULTULAB

Saturday, July 16, 2011
11:00am – 1:30pm

A seminar in Spanish directed to artists and given by experts that have lead successful projects and experiences at national and international level.

Bogotá MMX – 200 Years After

Saturday, July 16, 2011
12:00pm –11:00pm

A photographic and text-based book commemorates the celebration of the Bicentenary of Independence.

Wildlife Fun Weekend

Saturday, July 16, 2011
1:00pm – 8:00pm

Party Kids invites children of all ages to create beautiful Colombian animal masks, have some face painting done and create figures with balloons.

Cumbia Class

Saturday, July 16, 2011
1:30pm – 2:00pm

Come learn this dance in a fun workshop.

Drumming Workshop with Ruben

Saturday, July 16, 2011
2:00pm – 3:00pm

Drummers of all levels and ages are invited to participate in an afternoon drumming and dance workshop lead by with Ruben Esguerra.

Food Demo with Chef Martha Martinez

Saturday, July 16, 2011
2:00pm – 3:00pm

Learn how to prepare and taste the delicious plantain treat “aborrajado,” as well as the incredibly soft “mantecada” dessert. Hosted by Mary Luz Mejia.

Kaffe Rock

Saturday, July 16, 2011
3:00pm – 3:30pm

Kaffe performs an exciting mix of rock, ska, salsa and folk.

Food Demo with Chef Martha Martinez

Saturday, July 16, 2011
3:30pm – 4:30pm

Learn how to prepare and taste the delicious plantain treat “aborrajado,” as well as the incredibly soft “mantecada” dessert. Hosted by Mary Luz Mejia.

La Palabra se toma la Palabra

Saturday, July 16, 2011
3:30pm – 4:30pm

A reading of works by Camilo Ramírez, Freddy Vélez and others.

Drumming Workshop with Ruben

Saturday, July 16, 2011
4:00pm – 5:00pm

Drummers of all levels and ages are invited to participate in an afternoon drumming and dance workshop lead by with Ruben Esguerra.

Cartoon Workshop with Juan Correa from Kiddo Magazine

Saturday, July 16, 2011
5:30pm – 6:30pm

Are you ready to let your hands do the drawing? Kiddo Magazine invites you to a drawing workshop presented by their in-house illustrator, Juan Correa.

Folklore Urbano

Saturday, July 16, 2011
6:00pm – 7:00pm

Explosive horns and soaring, colourful vocalists produce a tasty, sultry and addictive sound!

Moda Eterna

Saturday, July 16, 2011
7:00pm – 8:00pm

Lead by Luisito Orbegoso, Moda Eterna perform a classic salsa repertoire inspired by the late, great Ray Barreto.

Salsa! DJ Battle with Jose Ortega and DJ Gury Gury

Saturday, July 16, 2011
8:00pm

Join us for Salsa!, a showcase of some great music from local collectors.

Alfredo de la Fe

Saturday, July 16, 2011
9:30pm –11:00pm

One of the biggest stars in the salsa world takes the stage for an unforgettable night of music.

Funkété Late Night Party

Saturday, July 16, 2011
11:00pm – 2:00am

A late night dance party—Colombian style!

Bogotá MMX – 200 Years After

Sunday, July 17, 2011
12:00pm – 6:00pm

A photographic and text-based book commemorates the celebration of the Bicentenary of Independence.

Wildlife Fun Weekend

Sunday, July 17, 2011
1:00pm – 6:00pm

Party Kids invites children of all ages to create beautiful Colombian animal masks, have some face painting done and create figures with balloons.

Carlos Bastidas

Sunday, July 17, 2011
1:30pm – 2:00pm

An innovative blend of folk, Afro-Colombian and Latin jazz music.

Crisalida’s Theatre Group

Sunday, July 17, 2011
2:00pm

Enjoy four short sketches in Spanish with subtitles in English.

SUNDAY SCENE / Bojana Videkanic

Sunday, July 17, 2011
2:00pm

Bojana Videkanic was born in Sarajevo, and is an artist, curator and educator.

Diego Marulanda’s Quintet

Sunday, July 17, 2011
2:00pm – 3:00pm

Exploring the folklore of the Andean zone of Colombia with a modern approach.

“With joy and light encircled”

Sunday, July 17, 2011
4:00pm

Radiant and fiery chamber music from the German Baroque, performed by Kevin Skelton and friends, featuring intimate sacred cantatas and instrumental works by Telemann and Schütz.

Baru-Vibes

Sunday, July 17, 2011
4:30pm

A folkloric fusion group with a new music proposal that will get you grooving!

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

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

July 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 31

Home  \  What's ON  \  What's On Calendar