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Enjoy arts, culture and entertainment at MuslimFest

Enjoy arts, culture and entertainment at MuslimFest

Enjoy arts, culture and entertainment at MuslimFest

MuslimFest is back! Get ready for another entertaining and educational festival celebrating Islamic arts and culture. The festival will run fromSaturday, August 27th to Sunday, August 28th, at Celebration Square in Mississauga — just an 8 minute drive from Paisley Apartments (45 Paisley Blvd). The blog team at Panoramic Properties wants to help you make the most this year’s festival.

 

MuslimFest 101

 

MuslimFest is a weekend long celebration of the art, culture, music and food of one of the world’s largest religions. The event brings together over 50 local and international artists and entertainers. See the full schedule here. This bridge-building event is an opportunity for the Muslim community to share their culture with the broader community.

 

Performances

 

Over 30 local, national and international artists will gather for this year’s MuslimFest. Whether you are looking for music, comedy, poetry, or even martial artists — there is something for everyone at this year’s festival.

 

Art Exhibits

 

Come out and view the work of master calligraphers Haji Noor Deen and Julian Breton. There will also be many works submitted by local artists. All weekend long (Saturday, August 27th and Sunday August 28th) from 1 -8 pm in the Glass Pavillion in Celebration Square, less than a 10 minute drive from the apartments at 2200 Sherobee Road, Mississauga.

 

Film Screening

 

Get some popcorn, sit back and get comfortable. This year’s MuslimFest includes 2 free screenings of the Halal comedy/action feature film American Sharia. On Saturday, August 27th from 2:30 to 4:30pm and again from 7pm to 9pm at the Noel Ryan Theatre in Celebration Square. The film was written, directed and stars Omar Regan.

Don’t miss this free event. There will also be a multi-cultural bazaar, delicious food, calligraphy workshops and a kid’s fun zone. For more information on Mississauga rentals from Panoramic Properties, please visit our website.