Monthly Archives: April 2014

Volunteer-palooza!

Like all amazing events, our success is partly due to the shining faces that lend hands left and right. We’ve got a variety of volunteer positions that we’re recruiting for. There are positions available both before the event, and during the … Continue reading

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First acts confirmed for 2014

Are you ready for spellbinding compositions? Opera in the street? Rock and vaudeville? Ukelele, Celtic fiddles and flamenco guitar? Because it’s all coming to the fourth annual Grand Porch Party on June 8, and it’s just the beginning. We have … Continue reading

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Send a GPP-er to the next round of CBC Searchlight!

CBC Searchlight has whittled the ranks of finalists in Kitchener-Waterloo to a stellar 10 bands, and three — yes, THREE — of them are past stars of the Grand Porch Party. Janice Lee, Safe as Houses, and the Butcher’s Wife … Continue reading

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REEP Green Solutions comes aboard as our enviro-partner

We are absolutely thrilled to announce today our environmental partner for 2014 is REEP Green Solutions.  Why is it so exciting? Because REEP is an organization after our own urban-enviro hearts. This is a non-profit that helps home owners get … Continue reading

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Music worth porches

Our fourth instalment of sponsor week gives nod to Musician Sponsor Words Worth Books. Words Worth Books has had a presence at the porch party for a number of years, and has always been happy to lend a hand helping with … Continue reading

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Things are getting ‘Juicy’

Sponsor week gives us at the GPP an opportunity to say thank you to those community members and businesses that help make our annual event all it can be. A full list of our sponsors can be found under the … Continue reading

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The GPP gains some Insight

Continuing on with  sponsor week here at the Grand Porch Party, we take our eyes over to our first musician sponsor, Insight Eye Care.   Located at 239 Weber St. N in Waterloo, Insight Eye Care is a long-time supporter of our wee … Continue reading

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