• Event Time 6:00 pm-9:30 pm
  • Event Start Date December 3, 2016

2nd Annual We Are Newfoundlanders and Labradorean’s Gala

A Mosaic Evening of Food, Music, Dance and Art!

St. John’s, NL: On December 3rd, 2016 at 6 pm, PARTAKES presents a mosaic evening of food, music, dance and art. The event will take place at The Lantern on Barn’s Road with tickets at $50 per plate.

This is a fundraising event with proceeds going to The Refugee Immigrant Advisory Council (RIAC). The Gala will feature many local performers:

Hierrito Fernandez
Eastern Owl
Vanessa Cardoso
The Freels and Friends
Strong Harbour Youth Quintet
The Forgotten Bouzouki
Inuit and Salsa Dancing

The evening will also feature food by the amazing Multi-ethnic Food Kitchen, Zainab Garret.

Vegetable Samosas
Honey Garlic Meatballs


Indian Butter Chicken
Served with biryani basmati rice and naan bread
Afghani Mixed Vegetable Curry
served with a veggie samosa, coconut rice and beans


Blueberry Crisp with Ice Cream

To cap the evening off there will also be an art exhibit by local artists in the RIAC’s community.

Tickets for the event are $50, which includes the three-course dinner and show.

Tickets can be purchased at

Fred’s Records,


the Famers’ Market on Saturdays,

online on our website www.riac.ca

and can be reserved by phone at 709-754-4122.

About RIAC:

The Refugee and Immigrant Advisory Council (RIAC) helps newcomers find a place of safety and an opportunity for participation in Newfoundland and Labrador. Building on a long history, RIAC helps newcomers handle many challenges as they settle into meaningful and productive lives – challenges such as navigating an unfamiliar culture and society, gaining fluency in a new language, and finding adequate housing and job opportunities.

RIAC is unique in St. John’s. A grassroots organization that was born from the community it serves, RIAC is a charitable organization, non-governmental, not-for-profit, and driven by the needs of the community.

For more information please contact Mary Beth Waldram at Mary Beth or José Rivera at Director You can also give us a call at 709-754-4122