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30 01, 2019

In The News – Articles About The Festival

2019-01-30T12:35:53+00:00January 30th, 2019|

Brandon Sun - JANUARY 26, 2019 - This year's multicultural pavilions Westman Journal - JANUARY 22, 2019 - Changing demographics feeds multicultural fest’s growth ebrandon.ca - JANUARY 21, 2019 - Multicultural festival to have ten pavilions

25 12, 2018

Brandon Sun – Article

2018-12-25T12:06:39+00:00December 25th, 2018|

Jamaicans in, Irish out of Multicultural FestivalBy: Bud RobertsonPosted: 12/23/2018 3:00 AM |The Westman Multicultural Festival is losing one of its longest-running pavilions next year.The Irish pavilion won’t be taking part in the 16th annual festival, which runs from Jan. 31 to Feb. 2. It has been part of the festival since it began.BUD ROBERTSON/THE BRANDON [...]

10 01, 2018

Festival Featured in Brandon Sun

2018-01-10T16:31:31+00:00January 10th, 2018|

Westman Multicultural Festival is seeking additional support from the city for its 15th annual event, taking place Feb. 1-3. Richard Bruce and Tyler Foster, representatives of the festival committee, appeared before city council Monday, where they requested financial assistance to help cover liability insurance, as well as bus service for the three-day event.   READ [...]

21 02, 2017

Brandon Sun Follow-up Article About The Festival

2017-12-18T19:02:28+00:00February 21st, 2017|

All Dressed Up: Westman takes a trip around the world By: Mariah Phillips MARIAH PHILLIPS/THE BRANDON SUN Enlarge Image Tina Liu, Jeanrose Precioso, Corazon Timbol and William Pabustan. It was a celebration of the broad cultural diversity within our community at the 14th annual Westman Multicultural Festival. Westman residents were able to take a much-needed [...]

27 01, 2017

Volunteer Article in Brandon Sun

2017-12-18T19:02:28+00:00January 27th, 2017|

Article Brandon Sun - PRINT EDITION Volunteers make pavilions possible By: Erin Debooy Friday, Jan. 27, 2017 The Westman Multicultural Festival is in full swing, but for the hard-working volunteers behind each pavilion, it has been weeks in the making. There are seven pavilions in the festival this year — English, Honduran, Irish, Ukrainian, Mauritian, [...]

16 01, 2017

WCGTV Individual Pavilion Interview up on YouTube + WCGTV

2017-12-18T19:02:28+00:00January 16th, 2017|

Westman Communication Group's WCGTV has conducted and posted interviews with each of our individual Pavilion and some of the people that make them happen. You can watch all of the interview on WCGTV (if you have Westman Cable) or on WCGTV's YouTube channel.  

8 01, 2017

Festival Featured in Brandon Sun Article

2017-12-18T19:02:28+00:00January 8th, 2017|

original Brandon Sun Article A rebranded cultural festival promises to give Westman residents a break from winter and a "trip around the world" — all without leaving Brandon. The Westman Multicultural Festival, formerly the Lieutenant Governor’s Winter Festival, will take place Jan. 26-28. This year marks the 14th annual celebration. Wanda Kurchaba, a member of [...]

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