A) Yorkville Avenue Road Closure
Yorkville Avenue Closure Dates:
- August 2022 | Saturday 20 & Sunday 21 | Saturday 27 & Sunday 28
- Yorkville Ave Closure Times: 24 hours during designated days
- Cultural Activations Times: 12:00pm – 8:00pm
- Yorkville Ave Closure Distance: Bellair St to Hazelton Ave.
Yorkville Avenue will be open to vehicular traffic the following dates during YVM festival: August 2022 | Monday 22 to Friday 26
No parking spots will be available on Yorkville Ave from Bellair St to Hazelton Ave during the duration of the festival.
Cultural activations on Yorkville Ave:
Popup containers | Sculptures | Art Installations | Food and Beverage | Music
- Container I | Almost Home x YVM Apparel presented by StockX
- Container II | NFT Digital Exhibition presented by SuperRare
- Container III | W Hotel Art Capsule
- Container IV | Sage Barnes Art Installation presented by Hennessy
A fun collection of inflatable sculptures by artist Jeremy Shantz will take over different sections of Yorkville Ave and add a surreal excitement to the neighborhood.
Artist Sage Szkabarnicki-Stuart will present a powerful family of ten photographs on five large outdoor walls. Sage is an emerging photographer living in Ontario that mostly uses herself as the subject of her unique and whimsical photographs.
Food and Beverage
An F&B section on the Avenue run by YVM festival will offer a variety of beverages and easy to go snacks.
Local DJ’s will animate Yorkville Ave during the duration of the road closures and enhance the visitor’s festival experience.