SPARK Photo Festival 2023 Opening Reception and Juried Awards

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SPARK Photo Festival 2023 Opening Reception and Juried Awards

Celebrate the launch of our 10th Anniversary Festival and be there for the reveal of the Water Themed Juried Exhibit Award Winners!

By SPARK Photo Festival

When and where

Date and time

Sun, Apr 2, 2023 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDT


Peterborough Public Library 345 Aylmer Street North Peterborough, ON K9H 3V7 Canada

About this event

  • 2 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

Join us for an afternoon reception to launch the 10th Anniversary SPARK Photo Festival!

We’ll celebrate the launch of the Festival, including the reveal of much-anticipated Light the SPARK: Emerging Artists Exhibit, and announce the award winners of the Water Themed Juried Exhibit.

  • View the 4 exhibits installed at the library
  • Meeting the Emerging Artists and other SPARK photographers
  • Mix & mingle
  • Enjoy light refreshments
  • Remarks at 3:00 pm

Join photographers, volunteers, SPARK supporters and members of the jury and help us kickoff our month-long photography festival.

The event is free to attend and all are welcome; advance registration is required.

Added Bonus: Chasing the Cheese will be open from 1pm to 5 pm on Sunday, April 2 for viewing of the Themed Juried Exhibit: Water displaying the Top 25 images. Visit before or after the reception to see this spectacular exhibit!

Visit to read more about the 2023 Exhibits, view our interactive map and download the mobile app Toureka! to plan your Festival touring.

Thank you to all funding partners, sponsors, patrons and donors who help make the free-to-visit SPARK Photo Festival possible. Visit our website for the full list.

About the organizer

The SPARK Photo Festival is an annual festival celebrating the art of photography in Peterborough, the Kawarthas and Northumberland County.