All About The 5th Annual Cover Me Urban Event

Cover Me Urban

The fifth annual Cover Me Urban is back at Maison Mercer on April 11th, 2018. Presented by Tangerine and hosted by TSN’s Cabral “Cabbie” Richards, the event is a celebration of the diverse flavours and sights of Toronto.  Most importantly, Cover Me Urban is also a fundraiser for Youth Without Shelter (YWS) and this year’s goal is to raise over $100,000. Tickets are $125 with all the proceeds will be going to support the programs at YWS. When it’s going to a good cause, it’s definitely worth the price tag.

About Youth Without Shelter

Cover Me Urban

Youth Without Shelter (YWS) is an Etobicoke based emergency shelter and support house. YWS has served youth 16-24 for over 30 years, and more than 1,000 homeless youth every year. They provide victims of abuse and abandonment a place of safety and security. YWS offers counselling and life skills, employment, housing and after-care programs.

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What To Expect at Cover Me Urban

Cover Me Urban

There will be a lot to expect when you grab a ticket to take part in Cover Me Urban. Food? Drink? Entertainment? It’s all covered.

FOOD AND DRINK: Cover Me Urban will have 5 local food hot spots repping the flavours of Little Italy, Kensington Market, Queen’s Quay, Yonge-Dundas Square and Rexdale. Plus, drinks are provided by Brickworks Ciderhouse, Mill Street Brewery and Oyster Bay Wines. Oh, and a whole lot of ice cream…
 
MUSIC: A DJ will spin all your favourite tunes all night along with live music and entertainment experiences.
 
VIBE: There are tons of things to enjoy and experience while you’re there. Cover Me Urban will have carnival games, caricature art, a magician and henna art. There’s also a silent auction with prizes like a week-long getaway to Niagara.
 
If you’re interested in showing support and attending Cover Me Urban you can get tickets here. For more information on Youth Without Shelter, you can check out their website here.
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Solomee Telahun is fourth year media student at the University of Guelph-Humber. She writes, loves music and has probably already one too many iced cappuccinos for her own good.
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