Tag Archives: gpp2015

Tamarack? More like Tama-rock!

Once again, the Grand Porch Party is delighted to have Tamarack Institute for Community Engagement on board as a musician sponsor. It’s because of sponsors like Tamarack that we are able to show our musicians how much we value their time, … Continue reading

Posted in GPP 2015 | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Get your volunteer on!

It’s volunteer time, Grand Porch Party fans! In order to make this year’s GPP the very best yet, we need your help. Below are descriptions for each of the volunteer roles available. See something that suits your fancy? Email our … Continue reading

Posted in GPP 2015 | Tagged , | Leave a comment

A little Insight into our sponsors…

Insight Eye Care has been a longtime friend of the Grand Porch Party and continues to serve as a 2015 musician sponsor. Insight Eye Care, located at 239 Weber St. N in Waterloo, is an independent full-service optometric practice with … Continue reading

Posted in GPP 2015 | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

How we make magic

A curious friend of the GPP has asked us to explain how the GPP chooses the musicians that play at each event. Basically, it’s part tactics, part timing, and mostly serendipity. Each February, we put out a call for musicians. We … Continue reading

Posted in GPP 2015 | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

GPP Musician applications now closed

Thanks to all of the musicians who applied in our 2015 CALL FOR MUSICIANS! There are so many talented, generous and wonderful artists in our community (and beyond — we even got applications from some travelling Aussies!). With more applications than … Continue reading

Posted in GPP 2015 | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Buckle in for GPP #5!

This year, the Grand Porch Party is turning FIVE! Yep, Waterloo’s original and best community-made music fest is hitting the big time, and we have sooo much in the planning. It’s gonna be great. Mark your calendar for June 14, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment