February 23, 2023. Sherri Murray, MAC’s Communications Manager.

Looking for something creative to do this weekend in Mississauga? Here are a few highlights:

Celebrating Black Excellence Event presented by City of Mississauga

Join in for an evening to celebrate and recognize the accomplishments of Mississauga’s Black Community. The celebration will involve musical guests, keynote speakers and an awards ceremony.

When: February 24, 2023, 6 PM-9 PM

Where: Mississauga City Hall

Price: Free

More information: City of Mississauga Website

UNMASKED presented by Fashion Circuit 

Fashion Circuit Series presents their annual showcase UNMASKED on February 25, 2023, at the Small Arms Inspection Building (SAIB) starting with a red carpet at 6 PM. This is a curated evening of Fashion, Art and a special edition of Design & Dialogue that features speakers chatting about their mental health advocacy.

When: February 25, Red carpet at 6 PM, Show at 7 PM, Reception to follow

Where: Small Arms Inspection Building (SAIB)

Price: $45

More info/tickets: Eventbrite

Jazz at the Legion

Mississauga Big Band Jazz Ensemble’s home stand at the Port Credit Legion continues! Join them on February 26, 2-4 PM for this pay-what-you-can event. Enjoy cheap drinks, and a great view of the band performing LIVE jazz hits. This month, two singers: Dionne Grant and Gerry Cabling will be joining the Big Band. Contact Rob at (905) 270-4757 for more information.

When: February 26, 2-4 PM

Where: Port Credit Legion

Price: Pay-what-you-can

More information: Facebook event

Poetic Voices with Nadine Williams presented by Art Gallery of Missisauga

Award-winning poet Nadine Williams will be sharing her poetry in an intimate setting at the Art Gallery of Mississauga on February 26, 3 PM. Join them for this inaugural poetry series and enjoy Nadine’s poetic voice. AGM invites guests to arrive early to visit their exhibition “The Further Apart Things Seem” and enjoy some light refreshments.

When: February 26, 3 PM

Where: Art Gallery of Mississauga

Price: Free

More info/registration: Eventbrite