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Making the Summer Sublime

New to the Porch Party This Year: Children’s Book Reading

Words Worth Books Children’s Book Reading – Anna Humphrey and Jennifer Harris The Grand Porch Party is thrilled to announce for the first time that, through a collaboration with Words Worth Books, we will welcome two wonderful local authors for a children’s book reading at 2pm on June 12th: Anna Humphrey creates the joyful world…

Our Most Delicious Sponsor: FourAll Ice Cream

I scream, you scream, we all scream handcrafted ice cream using all-natural, locally-sourced ingredients! Besides being the best ice cream in town, Four All partners with local farmers to showcase the best Waterloo Region has to offer. Fun fact: they pasteurize their ice cream in small batches at the Four All Factory in Kitchener (which…

Our Most Modern Sponsor: NEO Developments

Sustainability, technology, and systemization are at the heart of NEO Developments’ philosophy. When designing and building houses, they fuse the art and science of architecture to create efficient, effective modern living. They understand the physical space we inhabit is an extension of who we are that has a profound effect on our well-being and happiness.…


Are you a singer or a songwriter? Maybe you like to wail away on your electric guitar. Perhaps you play the flute, or the piano! Whatever your jam is, we want you! Apply to play at this years Grand Porch Party.

About Us

The Grand Porch Party is run by local people who love their community and the music & arts scene. In June 2011, on Canada River’s Day, Tenille Bonoguore, began the Grand Porch Party. It has continued and evolved into a faithful and welcome neighbourhood tradition.

Grand Porch Party

Founded in 2011 by Tenille Bonoguore on Canada Rivers Day. A day to help promote the life & health of Canadas water sources.

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Uptown Waterloo West
Waterloo, Ontario