Night\Shift, Kitchener's overnight arts festival, presented by A\J.

Nocturnal adventurers of K-W (and beyond): This past Saturday night you contributed to building a portal into another dimension of this community. Seeing so many bundled-up faces out on the streets for Night\Shift — exploring, absorbed, smiling wide and soaking up a side of this city that seems to bubble just below the surface — was itself a stunning and unforgettable performance piece. You helped to reveal so many of the fabulous qualities and possibilities that make downtown Kitchener tick, and you showed a whole bunch of talented artists, organizations and business owners a huge pile of appreciation for what they do. We can't thank you enough for supporting Night\Shift by diving in with both feet.

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As we get back to making magazines, A\J is offering up a special NIGHT\SHIFT subscription package: you get a limited edition NIGHT\SHIFT volunteer scarf and a copy of the Night issue that started it all, and we get your support so we can keep making awesome things like NIGHT\SHIFT happen. Add your scarf and free issue to any A\J subscription order by entering the coupon “niteshift13″ at checkout. (Available while supplies last – there are only 18 scarves left!) 

Check out our Storify re-cap of the NIGHT\SHIFT experience – and watch for a video coming soon!

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