Posts Tagged: kids fest

13 face painting tips and tricks

Each year at the Vancouver International Children’s Festival we paint the faces of thousands of children. Take into account that the Festival has been around for 40 years and that adds up to a lot of faces! With all that experience, you might say that we’re experts on the subject!
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Vancouver International Children’s Festival Week

In honour of our 40th festival, Vancouver’s mayor, Gregor Robertson, has proclaimed the week of May 28th as “Vancouver International Children’s Festival Week” in Vancouver. Our Mayor loves our festival just as much as we do, stating “As 2017 marks the 40th festival, I was thrilled to proclaim the week
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Youth for Youth

In 2011, building on previous youth participation in the Festival, we developed our Youth for Youth (Y4Y) program that provides outstanding mentorship to emerging artists and young people ages 15-24. The program focuses on the development of artistic skills in order to create work for the Festival that is innovative,
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Supporter Shout-Out!

Through the generosity of our amazing community of sponsors and funders, we are thrilled to be able to create a world-class event that delights families with live professional performances from around the globe. We are grateful that our supporters have made room in their hearts and budgets to help us
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