The virtual Teddy Bear Picnic concerts featuring the very best in children’s entertainment will go live online on June 12 & 13. Entertainer extraordinaire Tony Prophet will act as MC for the 34th annual Teddy Bear Picnic with the help of Coquitlam’s very own Mr. I.
• Charlotte Diamond, ventriloquist Kelly Haines and Bollywood dancer Karima Essa will perform on Saturday, June 12 along with Haida story-teller, Kung Jaadee.
• Will’s Jams, Music with Marnie, Janina Russell, Mr. I and Penny Pom Pom perform on Sunday, June 13
• Local groups will showcase performances and demonstrations by their talented students including Club Aviva, Yuen’s Martial Arts, Tri-City Dance and Mellado Dance.
• Mayor Richard Stewart will give an opening speech on Sunday, June 13.
How to watch: Visit Festival Coquitlam’s Facebook page or FestivalCoquitlam.ca for more details on the Teddy Bear Picnic virtual concerts.
Teddy Bear Picnic Virtual Concert:
When: VIDEO 1: June 12, 2021; VIDEO 2: June 13, 2021
Time: video #1 released June 12 at 4 pm; video #2 released June 13 at noon