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It’s Party Time (almost)

Today’s the day! The Grand Porch Party kicks off at 2pm this afternoon and will fill Uptown West Waterloo with three hours of awesome music, great community, and gosh darn fun. If you haven’t planned your day yet, you can … Continue reading

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The case for volunteering

Darin White is not only a top-notch photographer, blogger and Grand Porch Party volunteer: He is also a passionate advocate for active citizenry. When he’s not attending or promoting local arts and community efforts, he is thinking of new ways … 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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One month and counting to GPP2013

There’s sunshine and blossoms and bees, oh my! That must mean it’s almost time for the third installment of the Grand Porch Party! That’s right – it’s ONE MONTH until more than 20 awesome musicians take to the “stages” in … Continue reading

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Love the GPP? You can help make it happen!

The Grand Porch Party is looking for awesome, fun, community-and-art-loving people to help make this year’s event even better than last year’s. Yep, we’re looking for volunteers to help with a host of things, from signmaking and postering to chalking … Continue reading

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Save the date for GPP 2013!

Summer feels a long way off right now, but that isn’t stopping us from planning this year’s Grand Porch Party. So mark your calendar. The third Grand Porch Party will be held on Sunday, June 9, 2013, from 2pm to … Continue reading

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Wanna know what I really think?

Yes, we totally DO want to know what you really think! We will have audience surveys at the Grand Porch Party today and online after the event , so please give us your feedback so that we canĀ  make this … Continue reading

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