Ukrainian Bridal Fair
Opening Reception, Friday, April 15 from 7pm - 9pm, 9534-87 Street
The opening reception will take place at ACUA Gallery & Artisan Boutiqe. This will be ACUA's version of a divych vechir (ladies night) and will include entertainment and wine. Please RSVP to 780-488-8558.
Vendor Marketplace & Food, April 16 from 10am - 5pm, 9831-75 Street
The vendor marketplace will take place at St. Andrew's Ukrainian Cultural Centre and will feature 25 vendors selling everything from catering services to traditional breads and jewelry. The highlight of the day will be a fashion show showing a wide range of tradtional Ukrainian wedding attire. There will also be a concession selling Ukrainian food.
Lectures and Workshops
The lectures and workshops will take place at St. Andrew's Ukrainian Cultural Centre on April 16 throughout the day. Dates and times of the lectures and workshops are listed below; unless otherwise indicated the location will be at St. Andrew's Ukrainian Cultural Centre. Call 780-488-8558 to register!
Want to Embroider a Rushnyk? What You Need to Know!
April 16 from 10am - 11am Cost: $10 Members | $15 Non-members
Korovai - The Traditional Wedding Bread
April 16 from 11am - 12pm Cost: $20 Members | $25 Non-members
Korovai - The Art of Decorations
April 16 from 12pm - 1:30pm Cost: $25 Members | $30 Non-members
Ukrainian Wedding Traditions Then and Now: The Same but Different
April 16 from 1:30pm - 2:30pm Cost: Free
The Wedding Ceremony and Sacred Traditions
April 16 from 2:30pm - 3:00pm Cost: Free
Wedding Wreaths - Vinok
April 16 from 3:00pm - 4:30pm Cost: $25 Members | $30 Non-members
Ukrainian Wedding Fair Sponsored By
Signature Artist Series
ACUA will be showcasing emerging and established artists (including musicians and writers). These showcase events will be held in public exhibit spaces in Edmonton. They will provide an increased opportunity for exposure to the public at large about artists of Ukrainian heritage.
If you are an Artist who is interested in being showcased. Please contact our office at email@example.com.
Stay tuned more more details on the Signature Artist Series.
To see photos from previous events and workshops, click here to view our photo gallery.