The Westfest media launch and fundraiser, held at the beautiful Cube Gallery this past Sunday afternoon, did much more than announce this year’s lineup. The 15th year of the festival was celebrated by all those who have played a part in helping to support and shape Westfest over the years. In addition, much needed funding was raised, talented featured artists were showcased, and well-deserved awards were handed out.
But more than that, it raised to the forefront an acute awareness and importance of what the Westfest mandate is all about, and how those ideals of togetherness and inclusion for all continue to inject a positive impact in our community, and in Ottawa as a whole.
For more, read the full article by Terry Steeves on Apt613.