Family Fun 2017-07-26T17:25:54+00:00


CAPOEIRA AULAO (Open Kids Class)

MAIN PLAZA: Sunday August 13 (12:00pm-1:00pm)

Capoeira is an exciting and unique art form that combines martial arts, dance, music and eye-popping acrobatics. 

Axe Capoeira Toronto, led by Marcos Martins “Contra Mestre Paraiba” is recognized as the only 3x award winning academy in the GTA specializing in classes for preschoolers, kids and adults as well as all types of performances.

Axe Capoeira Toronto is renowned as a traveling performance group which promotes the Art of Capoeira, Afro Brazilian dances, percussion, art and the culture of Brazil in interactive and educational demonstrations.
Since the opening of the Toronto branch, in 2000, Axé Capoeira Toronto has become one of the most recognized and respected Capoeira and Afro-Brazilian performance groups across Canada.
Axe Capoeira Toronto school is a community oriented group dedicated and passionate about promoting a healthy and active lifestyle through Capoeira classes, performances and workshops.

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MAIN PLAZA: Sunday August 13 (12:00pm-1:00pm)

Presented by Kiddo Magazine, the “POSTER AND LITERARY CONTESTS” is a challenge is an arts and creative writing competition for youth! Kiddo Magazine is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2017, along with Canada’s 150th anniversary! To celebrate this year young Canadians are encouraged to join in and share with us their vision of the future for themselves and for Canada!

Who can participate? Youth Canadian aged 6 to 14 years old.

Let’s get inspired! What do you see in Canada’s future? Young Canadians are invited to draw a picture or write a short story, a poem or an essay. They can also submit an entry in each of the two categories.

At the Pan American Food and Music Festival we will be providing a hands-on workshops for our challenges:
Workshop Draw it! – Poster Contest
Workshop Write it! – Literary Contest

That is not all, we will teach you how to create a Maple Leaf by folding paper in our Origami workshop! Let’s create our very own Maple Tree!
Kaptain Leaf will come to teach you a bit about the Triple Bottom Line: People, Planet, Profit! Are you ready?
Come to the Kids Area at the Pan American Food and Music Festival on August 12 and 13 to let your creativity spark!
About Kiddo Magazine
Kiddo Magazine is an award-winning English/Spanish magazine dedicated to children six years old and up. Kiddo Magazine includes a variety of educational and cultural articles. Through its creativity, innovation, and originality, Kiddo Magazine seeks to enhance and promote the knowledge of the Spanish language, cultural heritage and family values.
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