Tue, Dec 21|
Manotick United Church
Holidays of the Global Village
An interactive and playful musical journey into the holidays, customs and festivities enjoyed around the world. Fun for all ages. Includes a fun lunch!
Time & Location
Dec 21, 2021, 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Manotick United Church, 5567 Manotick Main St, Manotick, ON K4M 1A5, Canada
About The Event
JUNO Award Nominee and 3x Parents' Choice Award winner, Chris McKhool, celebrates the multicultural mosaic with his award-winning show, “Celebrate! Holidays of the Global Village”, at Harmony Concerts, December 19!
"Celebrate! Holidays of The Global Village" is an interactive and playful musical journey into the myriad of holidays, customs and festivities enjoyed in our country and around the world showcasing songs about Christmas, Carnival, Chanukah, Chinese New Year, Diwali, Eid, Kwanzaa, Indigenous traditions, Ramadan, Winter Solstice, and more! Winter Solstice.
Hailed as a “Children's musical star” (National Post) and “Canada’s greatest eco-troubadour for young people”, Chris McKhool is one of Canada’s greatest musicians for young audiences. McKhool has reached over 1 million children live in concert, winning 3 USA Parents’ Choice Awards, 3 Canadian Folk Music Awards and JUNO Award nominations. He also won Best Children’s Entertainer at the Festivals & Events Ontario Awards, a Green Toronto Award of Excellence, an Environment Canada Action Award and the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal for his commitment to multicultural and environmental issues through music. He also created the World’s Largest Bicycle Bell Ensemble in Canada!
“Chris McKhool and the boys are fantastic. They can play my barmitvah!”
--Bob Ezrin, Producer (Pink Floyd, Kiss)
"I was impressed by his musical virtuosity and personal appeal...His songs succeed!"
--the late legend, Ernie Coombs (Mr. Dressup)
“Many have tried but none have come as close to capturing what it means to truly celebrate multiculturalism as Chris McKhool. The Toronto singer-songwriter epitomizes what many Canadians have come to love about this country.”
--Deanne Fisher, City Parent
“A children’s superstar!”
--Brent Bambury, CBC Television
Kids (13 and under)
Must be accompanied by an adult
ages 14 and up
Maximum 2 general (14 and up) and 4 kids