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Calling all Musicians: We need you for the 2019 Grand Porch Party!

Applications are NOW OPEN for our 9th Annual Grand Porch Party! Where would the GPP be without the incredible performances of amazing local musical groups? Therefore, we’re asking musicians of all genres and experience to apply by clicking here. Don’t delay, … Continue reading

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Four All Ice Cream

Our last sponsor to introduce you to, but not definitely least (especially for all the members the GPP committee with sweet teeth), is FourAll Ice Cream!  Our food sponsor is generously donating ice cream to our talented musicians, but they … Continue reading

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Durrell Communications

If you love the GPP, be sure to thank Melissa Durrell and Durrell Communications! Their long-term sponsorship (since 2015!) keeps the GPP alive and rocking each year. This boutique PR agency is no stranger to the important things happening in … Continue reading

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NW Roofing

NW Roofing is back, sponsoring the Grand Porch Party for another year! Family-owned and operated, NW Roofing is celebrating 40 years in business! NW’s owner (and all ’round good-guy), Jerred Wagner, is a second-generation roofer who stands behind and under … Continue reading

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Starting Something Beautiful

by Tenille Bonoguore When I started the Grand Porch Party back in 2011 — having only moved to the area a few months earlier — I had no idea what it would become. At the time, it was an experiment, … Continue reading

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“Time Stops” at #GPP2018

Look out for Paul Roorda’s “Time Stops” while enjoying the Grand Porch Party this year.  These interactive metal boxes, found attached to wooden hydro poles in the Waterloo West neighbourhood, are meant to amuse, inspire curiosity, and provoke thought. Made … Continue reading

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Neo Developments

First time sponsor, Neo Developments, has quickly become a fixture in our community; slowly transforming it with their efficient, effective and modern structures! While strolling the GPP on June 10, see if you can spot all four Neo homes within … Continue reading

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