Hollaback Alberta! In the Community: Artery Anniversary Party

artery anniOn July 6th, 2013 The Artery live music venue in Edmonton hosted their 1 Year Anniversary Party: a celebration of live local musicians, artists, and cuisine. A plethora of bands played from 3:00pm until close, while local Edmonton artists displayed artwork for the silent auction. By 5:00pm people were lining up for delicious tacos catered by Tres Carnales. The

 

The Artery also featured Hollaback Alberta! and gave us a wonderful space to raise awareness about our organization as well as how we are fighting against street harassment in the community. The Artery is a very supportive ally to Hollaback Alberta!, continually creating a safe, friendly, and respectful environment for everyone to enjoy.

 

 

 

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Special thanks to the one and only Phil, who continually supports local non-profits, live music, artists of different mediums (including puppets!) and creates a wonderful atmosphere in his venue. Check The Artery on Facebook as well as twitter (@ArteryEdmonton) for updates on local shows and events!

 

A big thank-you to the Hollaback Alberta! volunteers and supporters who helped during the all-day anniversary event!

 

 

 

 

Below are some pictures from of the festivities:

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Ending street harassment is good!

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For more pictures check out #hollabackalberta on Instagram! Feel free to use #hollabackalberta for your relevant street harassment-fighting pictures!

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  1. [...] Hollaback! Alberta was featured in the Artery‘s (a popular live music venue’s) 1 year anniversary party! The Artery gave Hollaback! a space to raise awareness about the organization and the problem of street harassment. Look at their awesome¬†pics! [...]

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