Sep 21, 2011
On Saturday, October 1 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., the City of Mississaugas Culture
Division presents Take 2: Culture Days on the Square, a special showcase of 26
jury-selected musical groups and artists on Mississauga Celebration Square.
Take 2 will showcase the rich fabric of Mississaugas arts and culture
community, said Susan Burt, director, Culture Division. More than 20
jury-selected artists will perform on Mississauga Celebration Square with their unique and
diverse talents on Culture Days weekend.
What: Take 2: Culture Days on the Square
When: Saturday, October 1, 2011, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Mississauga Celebration Square
300 City Centre Drive, Mississauga, ON L5B 3C1
Take 2 offers a wide variety of performers and artists to suit every taste and age group
including: Anthony Aigbe, Bridging the Gap, Chris G, Chamber Music Society of Mississauga,
Donita Sabater, I Rock With the One, Loco Zydeco, Mississauga Big Band Jazz Ensemble, Elizabeth
Gosse, Group of Three, John Layton, Mississauga Chinese Arts Organization, Mississauga
Choral Society, Mississauga Symphony, NARIA, National Ballet of Canada, The Paul Malysa Band,
The Polka Maestre Band, Rayandra Hudson, Rob Tardik, SEAM, Shyann featuring Nick Name, Sophy
Lee , Unbuttoned, Vandana Vishwas and Youth Troopers for Global Awareness. In
addition to this full program of entertainment, there will be lots of activities for children
and a variety of onsite food vendors.
The Take 2 program guide including schedule and artist information is available for download
About Culture Days
Culture Days is a national event held September 30 to October 2, 2011 to celebrate arts and
culture and the role they play in supporting a healthy and stable society. Mississauga is
pleased to participate in this important movement with free, interactive activities that invite
the public to discover the world of artists, creators, historians, architects, curators and
designers at work in our city. There are more than 70 free things to see and do in the
city during Culture Days 2011, including Take 2, Mississauga Book Fest and Doors Open.
For more information on Take 2, Culture Days and events across the city, visit www.mississauga.ca/culturedays.
As Canada's sixth largest city, Mississauga is home to 734,000 residents and 55,000
businesses, including 63 Fortune 500 companies with Canadian head offices or major divisional
head offices. A diverse, progressive and award-winning municipality located on the shores of
Lake Ontario in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area, Mississauga is "Leading Today for
Tomorrow" by focussing on delivering services, implementing its Strategic Plan, delivering
value for money, maintaining infrastructure and continuing to be an employer of choice.
Arts Supervisor, Culture Division
City of Mississauga
Employee Communications Advisor
Phone: 905-615-3200 x4073