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July 2018

Union Summer

Sunday, July 22 - Sunday, August 19
Union Station, 65 Front Street West
Toronto, ON M5J 1E6 Canada
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Union Summer-Presented by TD returns to the Sir John A. Macdonald Plaza from July 1-August 19th this year bringing an eclectic offering of food, musicians, film screenings and live performances to Union Station. The market will showcase ‘Where Toronto is Going’ with a curated mix of local food vendors. Union Summer-Presented by TD will feature 50 consecutive days of programming on the TD Stage handpicked from local arts and cultural organizations. It’s a showcase of Toronto’s talent, culture and spirit right at the gateway to the city. Daily programming…

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Kids Get in Free at Black Creek

Sunday, July 22 - Friday, August 31
Black Creek Pioneer Village, 1000 Murray Ross Parkway
Toronto, ON M3J 2P3 Canada
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When you visit Black Creek Pioneer Village this July & August, kids get in free with the purchase of an adult or senior admission, Monday – Friday! Up to four children (aged 5-14) get in for free per paying adult/senior.  Children must be accompanied by an adult and this offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion. Offer not applicable for organized groups or day cares.

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Taste of Regent Park

Sunday, July 22 - Wednesday, August 29
Regent Park, 585 Dundas Street East
Toronto, ON Canada
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Taste of Regent Park is a family-friendly festival that animates our community’s namesake green space, also known as “Big Park,” with a celebration of food and culture. Held on Wednesday evenings through the summer, Taste of Regent Park features an affordable produce market providing access to local, farm-fresh fruits and vegetables, along with staples like artisan bread. A pay-what-you-can community meal is cooked each week by different caterers through our Culinary Training Program, and our woodfire Bake Oven in the…

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BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure

Sunday, July 22 @ 11:23 pm - Sunday, July 29 @ 11:00 pm EDT
Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West
Toronto, ON M5J 2G8 Canada
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Free

Enjoy FREE, Family Fun at BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure Harbourfront Centre is excited to present BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure, a fresh and daring new festival that will push the boundaries of what it means to be brave. The festival will feature a variety of family-friendly programming, such as a screening of the Oscar-nominated animated film The Breadwinner (July 15). Centred on a headstrong and courageous Afghan girl who disguises herself as a boy in…

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Burlington Food Truck Festival

Sunday, July 22
Spencer Smith Park, 1400 Lakeshore Road
Burlington, ON Canada
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Burlington Food Truck Festival is expanding to 3 days! 40 Food Trucks will be serving up some of the best culinary favourites from around the world, this is a festival you won’t want to miss! Show some of your Burlington love by bringing your friends and family. Oh and don’t forget, there will be FREE ADMISSION, a children’s midway, local performers, cold beer and eating challenges geared to entertain the masses! Friday July 20th: 5PM - 11PM Saturday July 21st:…

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Jr. Forest Explorers at Downsview Park

Monday, July 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am EDT
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 27, 2018

Downsview Park Discovery Centre, 70 Canuck Avenue
Toronto, ON M3K 2c5 Canada
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Free

Join us at Downsview Park for a FREE caregiver and toddler nature program. Connect with the natural world through hands-on outdoor activities. Registration is required. This program is for children 1.5-3 years old. Participants may sign up for one session or all the sessions. Monday July 9, 2018: Forest Explorers Take a mini hike through Downsview Park’s forest and participate in a summer scavenger hunt. Monday July 16, 2018: Downsview Park Wildlife Wondering what lives in Downsview Park? Play some…

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Pop Up in the Park

Monday, July 23 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm EDT
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An event every week that begins at 12:30pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 27, 2018

Oshawa Museum, 1450 Simcoe Street South
Oshawa, Ontario L1H 8S8 Canada
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Have you ever wanted to check out the Oshawa Museum, but not sure if it’s the right thing for you, or if your kids will like it? Stop by our Pop Up Museum in the Park every Monday starting July 9! From 12:30 – 3:30 pm each week, the Museum will have family friendly artefacts on display and free activities for kids. Find us at the playground in Lakeview Park, Oshawa between the Oshawa Museum and the Jubilee Pavilion.

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Summer Book Club

Monday, July 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Monday, repeating until Monday, August 27, 2018

Emmanuel Community Church, 1680 Reach Street
Port Perry, ON L9L 1A6 Canada
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Elementary students and/or their families are invited to join us for a summer book club. We'll be exploring The Chronicles of Narnia with discussion, activities, and snacks related to the books. No cost to attend. Please preregister. Recommended for elementary students comfortable with series content or wishing to participate as a family

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Taste of Regent Park

Wednesday, July 25 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Regent Park, 585 Dundas Street East
Toronto, ON Canada
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Taste of Regent Park is a family-friendly festival that animates our community’s namesake green space, also known as “Big Park,” with a celebration of food and culture. Held on Wednesday evenings through the summer, Taste of Regent Park features an affordable produce market providing access to local, farm-fresh fruits and vegetables, along with staples like artisan bread. A pay-what-you-can community meal is cooked each week by different caterers through our Culinary Training Program, and our woodfire Bake Oven in the…

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Movie Nights at Celebration Square

Thursday, July 26 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm EDT
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Every Thursday until August 30
Mississauga Celebration Square, 300 City Centre Drive
Mississauga, ON Canada
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Let's Stargaze! Grab a blanket and join your friends and neighbours under the night sky at the City's biggest outdoor theatre. Watch classics, blockbuster hits and family feel-good favourites on the Celebration Square big screens. Starting June 7, settle in for some pre-movie action with Live with Khaled I at 7:30pm. Movie Line-up:  Thursday May 24 - Wonder Woman Thursday May 31 - Toy Story Thursday June 7 - Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Thursday June 14 - Mrs.…

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Cultura Festival

Friday, July 27
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until Friday, July 27, 2018

Mel Lastman Square, North York Civic Centre
Toronto, ON Canada
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Free

Cultura is a Free family friendly outdoor festival presenting Music, Art, Food and Film every Friday evening in July. Cultura celebrates Toronto’s rich diversity featuring world renowned Musicians, tasty international street food, explosive buskers and dance, interactive art activities, and evening film screenings under the stars.

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4th Annual AlohaFest Toronto

Saturday, July 28 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm EDT
Mel Lastman Square, North York Civic Centre
Toronto, ON Canada
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Free

Join us on Saturday July 28th at Mel Lastman Square from 11 am to 7pm as Hālau Hula I Ka Lā (“Hula School in the Sun”) presents the 4th Annual AlohaFest Toronto, the city's original and only united celebration of Polynesian culture. At AlohaFest Toronto, we share the Aloha spirit with over thousands of people through engaging cultural performances, cool kids’ crafts and unique items available at the AlohaFest Marketplace. AlohaFest Toronto is one of the few places in the…

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KidZfest

Saturday, July 28 @ 11:00 am - Sunday, August 5 @ 8:00 pm EDT
Canada’s Wonderland, 9580 Jane St
Vaughan, Ontario L6A 1S6
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Incldued with park admission

Join us for a special celebration just for kids, at KidZfest! Live entertainment, dance parties, and foam pits! Plus, special visits from the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Barney, Paw Patrol, Bob the Builder, Angelina Ballerina, Alvin and the Chipmunks, and MARVEL© Superheroes!

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Saturday Night Movies

Saturday, July 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
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An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, September 1, 2018

Garden Square, 1 Theatre Lane
Brampton, Ontario L6V 0A3 Canada
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Free

Saturday Night Movies Bring the whole family! Enjoy a double-header screening of two family-friendly box office hits every Saturday evening. Come early to take part in pre-film activities, such as meet and greets with costumed characters, pop-up performances, giveaways, and more. Date: Saturdays, June 16th – September 1 Time: 7 PM & 9 PM June 16, 2018 - Despicable Me 3 (7 PM) | People's Choice (9 PM) June 23, 2018 - Ferdinand (7 PM) | Justice League (9 PM)…

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August 2018

Taste of the Middle East 2018

Saturday, August 4 @ 11:00 am - 11:00 pm EDT
Yonge-Dundas Square, 1 Dundas St E
Toronto, Ontario M5B 2R8 Canada
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Learn what a Jalab is or how Turkish coffee is made. Appreciate the vibrant art, music and dance that will surround you as you expand your palate and taste the 1001 flavours Middle Eastern culture has to offer. Food is a cornerstone for many cultures. The Taste of the Middle East wants you to discover what a Middle Eastern feast is really like while giving back to the largest food rescue charity in Toronto, Second Harvest. Come experience the warmth…

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Downsview Park Nature Connection

Sunday, August 5 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, September 9, 2018

Downsview Park Discovery Centre, 70 Canuck Avenue
Toronto, ON M3K 2c5 Canada
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Free

A FREE nature program for families. Connect with your natural world and come out to Downsview Park! All ages are welcome.* Downsview Park staff will take you on a free indoor/outdoor Park program based on nature-themed topics to get you exploring the natural world, starting with Downsview Park! Each two-hour program will explore a natural theme. Activities will be flexible to reflect the interest of participants. Nature Connection runs every 2nd and 4th Sunday, unless otherwise noted. Check out our…

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Habari Africa Festival

Friday, August 10 - Sunday, August 12
Habourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2G8 Canada
Free

Now in its fourth year, Habari Africa Festival features local and international artists who bring the evolving traditions and vibrant diversity of African culture to Toronto. The festival is a multi-disciplinary music and arts festival that displays the rich and diverse cultures of Africa. Join us for a weekend of exploration and engagement with the art, sounds and tastes of the continent. The festival will display an authentic African experience through presentations and workshops that celebrate the uniqueness, wealth and…

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Burlington Children’s Festival

Sunday, August 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm UTC-4
Spencer Smith Park, 1400 Lakeshore Road
Burlington, ON Canada
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Free

Come celebrate Burlington's annual Children's Festival with a birthday party! Join us as we celebrate being a kid.

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Power Off and Play Festival

Sunday, August 19 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT
Windfall Ecology Centre, 93A Industrial Pkwy S
Aurora, Ontario L4G 3V5 Canada
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Free

Join us on Sunday August 19th for a special one day festival in the Sheppard's Bush at Windfall Ecology Centre! There will be rock climbing, face painting, geocaching, nature play, a whole host of new sports to try such as zumba, dance, karate, baseball, football, gymnastics and much much more. There will also be a wide range of health and wellness vendors to check out and lots of freebies. Refreshments will be available on the day with lots of healthy…

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Scarborough Afro-Carib Fest

Saturday, August 25 - Sunday, August 26
Albert Campbell Square at the Scarborough Civic Centre, 150 Borough Drive, Scarborough ON
Scarborough, Ontario Canada
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Free

The 6th annual Scarborough Afro-Carib Fest brings you live musical performances, exciting entertainment from local and international artists, mouth-watering ethnic cuisine, vendor exhibitions and marketplace, visual arts, drum and dance workshops, kid’s zone, dance competitions, prize giveaways, business expo and much more! The event is FREE and welcomes over 25,000 people from across Canada and internationally. "Celebrating our Diversity" is the theme for this annual event that invites people of all ages and backgrounds to experience the richness of the…

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Solar Observing at the Ontario Science Centre

Saturday, August 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
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One event on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on Saturday, May 26, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on Saturday, November 24, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 10:00am

Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Road
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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Safely observe the Sun* with specially filtered telescopes. Learn about our nearest star and try your eye at spotting exotic surface features, including sunspots, spicules, and prominences. January 27 February 24 March 24 April 28 May 26 June 23 July 28 August 25 September 22 October 27 November 24 December 22 10 am - 12 pm  * Weather permitting. In the event of cloud cover, program will be rescheduled to the following Saturday. TELUSCAPE Outside Main Entrance

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Picasso’s Picnic Kids’ Art Festival

Saturday, August 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm UTC-4
The Visual Arts Centre of Clarington, 143 Simpson Ave
Bowmanville, Ontario L1C 2J1 Canada
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Free

Join us on August 20th for this years' Picasso's Picnic. Experience a wide range of arts, performers, workshops, young artists and local arts related businesses. It's an Art Festival for kids of all ages (and their families).

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Markham-Milliken Children’s Festival

Saturday, August 25 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm EDT
Markham Civic Centre, 101 Town Centre Blvd.
Markham, Canada
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Free

The Markham-Milliken Children's Festival is celebrating its 18th year in the heart of Markham! Ontario's largest annual children's festival takes place at the Markham Civic Centre and features a wide variety of entertainment, play zones, crafts and other outdoor activities for children 2 to 12 years of age.

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Picasso’s Picnic Kids’ Art Festival

Saturday, August 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT
The Visual Arts Centre of Clarington, 143 Simpson Ave
Bowmanville, Ontario L1C 2J1 Canada
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FREE

Join us on August 25, 2018 at Picasso's Picnic. Experience a wide range of arts, performers, workshops, young artists and local arts related businesses. It's an Art Festival for kids of all ages (and their families). Join us rain or shine at The Visual Arts Centre of Clarington - 143 Simpson Ave, Bowmanville, ON. Visit http://www.picassospicnic.com for more information. FREE ADMISSION!

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Creemore Springs Copper Kettle Festival

Saturday, August 25 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm EDT
Downtown Creemore Creemore, ON Canada + Google Map
Free

There's a Party Brewing! Join us for some good old fashioned fun at the annual Creemore Springs Copper Kettle Festival. Help Creemore Springs celebrate our 30th anniversary in the beautiful village of Creemore! Poke along the main street of Creemore & enjoy live music, great food & drink, fun games, kids' activities, wagon rides, brewery tours, classic car exhibit, makers market & more! The charming village of Creemore, Ontario is nestled in a valley between the Mad and Noisy Rivers…

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Scarborough Afro-Carib Fest

Saturday, August 25 @ 12:00 pm - Sunday, August 26 @ 9:00 pm EDT
Albert Campbell Square, 150 Borough Drive
Scarborough, Ontario m1p 0b1 Canada
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Free

The Award-Winning Scarborough Afro-Carib Fest (SACF) is back for an unforgettable experience! The dynamic and engaging festival will celebrate the diversity of African and Caribbean cultures through music, arts, dance, and cuisine to foster civic pride, engage audiences and to build a vibrant community! Join us for a FREE fun filled weekend for the whole family with activities for all ages, including live music and dance performances from diverse local and international artists, cultural vendors, ethnic food, drum and dance,…

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Toronto International Buskerfest

Friday, August 31 - Monday, September 3
Woodbine Park, The Beaches
Toronto, ON Canada
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Buskerfest

Bringing more than 100 street performers from across the world to the beach in Toronto in support of epilepsy. 4 days and 4 nights of continuous non-stop, side-splitting hilarity at Woodbine Park in Toronto! Visit the Family Fun Zone This area will features non-stop fun for the entire family. There will a face painting, balloon twisting, workshops for kids, a midway and busker acts from an incredible line up of international performers, all geared especially to the family audience. Admission…

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September 2018

Canada Kids Festival 2018

Saturday, September 22 - Sunday, September 23
Mel Lastman Square, North York Civic Centre
Toronto, ON Canada
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Free

The Canada Kids Festival 2018 is an amusing family event, free to attend by all. We strive to achieve our goal of packing as many non-stop, fun-filled, and secure activities for every age group to enjoy. The 22 and 23 September 2018 will host 10 hours of ultimate family entertainment at the Canada Kids Festival, Toronto.

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Rebel Heartland

Saturday, September 22 - Sunday, September 23
Newmarket Riverwalk Commons, 200 Doug Duncan Drive
Newmarket, ON Canada
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Walk in the footsteps of William Lyon Mackenzie and the Rebels of 1837! Fairy Lake Park will become a battleground as rebels and militia skirmish over the future of Upper Canada. A large-scale re-enactment, this unique event will take place from Fairy Lake Park, Newmarket Riverwalk Commons, and throughout beautiful historic downtown Newmarket. Visit a military encampment, see costumed interpreters re-create early 19th century life and be part of the action! Fun and educational for the entire family.

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Vaughan Culture Days

Saturday, September 29 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT
Kortright Centre for Conservation, 9550 Pine Valley Drive
Vaughan, ON L4L 1A6 Canada
Free

Join Kortright staff by our picnic shelter to see what we have to offer all year round. Enjoy a campfire (bring your own items to roast), dissect an owl pellet, discover interesting creatures, talk to a naturalist and find other family friendly crafts and activities. Admission is FREE.

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November 2018

Kawaii Land

Saturday, November 24
Design Exchange, 234 Bay St PO Box 18 TD Centre
Toronto, ON M5K1B2 Canada
FREE

An intersect of anime, cuteness, fashion, and design all under one roof in the heart of downtown Toronto. Come to Kawaii Land to be fascinated by all things ridiculously cute. Kawaii Land will make your life more whimsical. After the success of the Kawaii Cafe; mowgen has decided to expand from it's previous event theme pertaining to all things cute with Kawaii Land. Kawaii Land will be another community gathering and meet up event for cute fashion and cute artwork…

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