BuskerFest is the biggest epilepsy awareness event in the world, with brochures, games, displays and an Epilepsy Info Booth providing visitors with news and information about epilepsy and the people it affects. One of this year`s buskers is a person with epilepsy and people are proud to have him aboard to entertain and spread the word!
Date: Thursday August 26 – Sunday August 29th
Place: St. Lawrence Market Neighbourhood
Activities: Four days of acrobats, magicians, musicians,clowns and surprises!
Friday, August 27th there will be three different acts on the Metro Stage (Berczy Park) with
American Sign Language interpretation.
5:00 p.m. Mat Ricardo
6:00 p.m. Québec Russian Bar Trio
7:00 p.m. Bendy Em
For those with mobility concerns, look for assistance from the Accessibility Volunteers located at the Access Centre, near the designated Wheel Trans drop off at Church and Front St.
Volunteers will escort those who need assistance to any of the designated accessible stages.