HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE COMMUNITY MARKET, MUSICAL PERFORMANCES BY DIIV, AND SHEER MAG, ART EXPO, AND SKATEPARK
Vans is pleased to announce that House of Vans will be coming to Calgary, April 13-15, 2018. The densely packed, 3 days of programming will include live performances by DIIV and Sheer Mag, a community market showcasing members of Calgary’s Bourgeoning creative community, a thought provoking and humorous art exhibition, live mural painting by acclaimed artist and illustrator Jay Howell, photography workshop, and a skate park designed to pay homage to Calgary’s skate history. The House of Vans Pop-Up in Calgary event and all activations will be free and open to the public.
“By combining youth culture with arts, music and community, House of Vans is an outstanding event to host in Calgary,” says Jeff Daniels, Executive Director, Sport, Culture & Major Events with Tourism Calgary. “We’re thrilled to have been selected as the host city for this cultural event as it will showcase many of Calgary’s best assets while contributing to our long-standing local arts, music and actions sports communities”
Located in the Big Four building at Calgary’s iconic Stampede Park, House of Vans Calgary will kick off at 4pm on Friday, March 13th with an array of programming that includes the Community Market, Cruel Jokes Art Expo Vernissage, and live musical performances by local Calgary acts during Sessions at House of Vans Calgary.