Fort St. John will welcome Impulse, an interactive public art installation made up of illuminated seesaws where the public gets to be musicians and artists from Saturday, February 11, through Wednesday, February 22, at the corner of 100 Street and 100 Avenue.
This international exhibit provides a family-friendly light and sound experience to create an ever-changing composition powered by play. Opening night, co-hosted by the Fort St. John Community Arts Council, will feature music, hot chocolate, and more, from 6 until 8 pm on Saturday, February 11.
Lantern making workshops are a free activity for the children that will be held on Saturday, February 4th from 10:00 -12:00 or from 1:00 – 3:00 PM at the North Peace Cultural Centre.
The students will be asked to return on Saturday, February 11th from 5:00 – 6:00 PM to finish their lanterns and then parade across the Avenue to participate in the “Impulse” opening.
Featuring dancers from Fort St John, Dawson Creek, Grande Prairie and Peace River!
There are approximately 200 soloists joining us on stage on Saturday, February 4th and 40 duo/trios, ages 6 to 18 hitting the stage on Sunday, February 5th
Competition schedule outline can be found on our website www.spotlightdancecompetition.com
PLEASE NOTE: start time is now 9:30am on both days! Programs will not be emailed out. You can pick up your program Saturday morning for $5.00.
DOORS OPEN AT 8:30am, they will not be open before this, so please don’t come early as you’ll be locked out!
Starting off our event at 9:30am is JUNIOR TAP SOLOS AGES 9-11. This category should take approximately 30 minutes.
SOLO SATURDAY runs from 9:30am until 10:00pm with two 45 minute breaks! It’s going to be a jam-packed day and WE CANT WAIT!
Back by popular demand- our Solo Showdown! The Top 6 Soloists of the weekend’s Spotlight Dance Competition will compete once again on SUNDAY, FEB 5th @ 2:00 in a performance-like setting! Tickets for the showdown are $10.00 each and will be on sale SUNDAY morning! Soloists from Minis, Juniors, Teens and Seniors will compete for CASH with their top scoring Solo from the regular competition. Solo Showdown finalists will be announced Saturday Feb 4th on social media (check your program for times).
Come join our Valentine’s Day festivities! This inclusive 19+ Dance at the Pomeroy Hotel and Conference Centre is hosted by the North Peace Pride Society. There will be complimentary snacks, a cash bar and a DJ. Dance the night away with your significant other or come meet other singles who are also looking to mingle. This Dance is a safe space for all members of the LGBTQ+ community and allies to have fun and enjoy this Valentine’s Day!