Boyle Street Set to GLOW Again

The third annual GLOW lantern parade is scheduled for the Quarters Downtown and Boyle Street this Spring Equinox, on Saturday, March 24. Starting at Boyle Street Plaza (9538-103A Avenue,) at 7:30 p.m., community members will carry large animated lantern floats that they or other community members have made. Everyone is welcome.

Lantern building workshops organized by Quarters Arts started in February and take place at Edmonton’s Vignettes Building, 10004-103A Avenue.

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Quarters Arts is a non-profit society that sees The Quarters downtown and Boyle Street as a vibrant neighbourhood for the arts in Edmonton and seeks to encourage its growth by engaging people with citizen-led projects while honouring the heritage and exploring the diversity of the community.

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