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Ever wonder how to make your own GPP?

You can find out this weekend, as Grand Porch Party founder Tenille Bonoguore leads a Jane’s Walk through the event area. We’ll chat about how the idea came to be, how we created the pilot event, and what we’ve learned … 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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Lovin’ the sponsors who love us

It’s sponsor week here at the Grand Porch Party, and we want to tell you all about the fabulous organizations that are supporting us for our June 8 event. From paying and feeding our musicians, to providing base funding for … Continue reading

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Vote for your fave GPP’er in CBC’s Searchlight contest

It’s a national contest for new talent, and the winner gets $20K in music equipment and epic bragging rights. We reckon the Grand Porch Party troupe is talented enough to take it. Don’t you? If you love local music, and … Continue reading

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Have you been checking out our fab 2013 musicians?

What could possibly be better than a sunny long weekend, good friends, and a few awesome tunes. Got the first two but want something a little different for that third piece of the puzzle? Look no further than the musician … Continue reading

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Neighbourhood Matching Fund supports GPP2013

The Grand Porch Party 2013 is delighted to have received a Neighbourhood Matching Fund from the City of Waterloo! Thanks, hometown! This fantastic funding scheme helps support grassroots projects. If you have an idea – whether big or small – … Continue reading

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