Art Windsor-Essex respectively acknowledges that we are located on Anishinaabe Territory – the traditional territory of the Three Fires Confederacy of First Nations, comprised of the Ojibway, the Odawa, and the Potawatomi. Today the Anishinaabe of the Three Fires Confederacy are represented by Walpole Island First Nation. We want to state our respect for the historical and ongoing authority of Walpole Island First Nation over its Territory.
AWE at Night presents: The AWEmazing Race Against the Current
DATE: Thursday, September 22
TIME: 5pm – 9pm
LOCATION: AWE Gallery
On Thursday, September 22, we challenge you to complete The AWEmazing Race Against the Current!
Each participant will gain free entry into the gallery for AWE at Night and receive a voucher for a free food or drink item from WindsorEats and a chance to win prizes!
Here’s how you participate:
- You can complete the full Against the Current walk at any time on Thursday, September 22
- Take a photo of yourself or your team interacting with at least one of the pieces – post to Instagram, Facebook or Twitter and tag us @artwindsoressex with #againstthecurrent and #theAWEmazingrace
- Show a screenshot of your completed Against the Current experience (the final piece) at the gallery to gain free admission to AWE at Night any time between 5-9 pm
- You’ll be given a sticker to show your participation
- When upstairs on the 3rd floor, a volunteer will give you a voucher for a free food or drink item after you show them your tagged social media post
- The best pic on social media will win the top prize and bragging rights!
The AWEmazing Race Against the Current will be a feature of our September edition of AWE at Night.
AWE at Night is a free event that requires gallery admission to attend. From September 13-October 24 admission fee is $5. Members always have free admission.
Photography and videography will be present throughout the event. By entering this event site you agree to be filmed or photographed which may be used for marketing or promotional purposes.
Events for the evening include:
5:00 pm – Art activities on the third floor
6:00 pm – Artist tour with Michele Goulette of DOWNRIVER
6:30 pm – Remarks from Executive Director, Jennifer Matotek and introduction to our Community Conversation
7:00 pm – CJAM and WindsorEats join us for food, drink, dancing and fun!
7:30 pm – The AWEmazing Race Against the Current awards presentation