The award winning festival of Mississauga is celebrating its 14th year by bringing to you the best of art, culture and cuisine from South Asia. The two day free festival will feature music, dance, folklore, Bollywood, food and shopping in the heart of Mississauga headlined by the popular artists and performers from India, Pakistan, Canada and USA. Children can enjoy free arts and craft workshops and learn to use the pottery wheel. This year's festival will present a film segment MISAFF featuring South Asian cinema in a local theatre. A special appearance by big Bollywood star also awaits you. In the past Mosaic has presented heavyweights such as Shafqat Amanat Ali Khan, Rekha Bhardwaj, Benny Dayal, Karsh Kale, Kailash Kher, Richa Sharma and Alaap to name a few. Please check out the website for headliner announcement closer to the festival time.
Rock the Coliseum, the independent music component of Mosaic festival will also celebrate its 14th year by presenting many local youth bands as well as well-known independent bands from across the province at the Amphitheatre in North Celebration Square on August 9th and 10th. Please check out www.rockthecoliseum.net for more information.
Based on the hit Adam Sandler movie, The Wedding Singer takes us back to a time when hair was big, collars were up, and a wedding singer was the coolest guy in the room.
Celebrate all things Scottish at this tea in honour of the life and poetry of Robbie Burns. The Museums of Mississauga proudly welcome the city's Poet Laureate, Paul Edward Costa, to read from the works of Robbie Burns and share a selection of his own writings.
Indulge in the magic of receiving a hug... Created in response to our world that feels increasingly filled with prejudice and hate, A Warm Hug speaks to our primal needs of wanting to be loved and love others by shining its light with everyone without discrimination.
Learn about Mississauga's first black settlers with photographs and Museum artifacts that you can touch and hold. Create a page detailing your own Mississauga settlement story, which will be collected into a book and made available at the Bradley Museum.