Youth Events



Learn about upcoming youth events in Whitby. These events, designed to capture the interests of a diverse youth population ages 12 to 18 and offer opportunities for interactive fun.


Youth Week in Whitby

National Youth Week - May 1-7, 2017
Whitby Youth Week is an annual, week long series of high profile events and activities dedicated to youth. It is designed to celebrate youth culture, recognize the positive contributions youth have made to our community and showcase services for youth.

Art Attack

Calling all Whitby Artists between 12-18 years of age! The Whitby Youth Council in partnership with Station Gallery presents Art Attack. Submit an Art Attack Application and your artwork to Brooklin Community Centre and Library by April 19 and be showcased during Youth Week. Join us at Station Gallery on May 4, 2017 to celebrate young Whitby artists during the Art Attack Event at 7:00 p.m. Artwork submission categories include: Drawing and Painting, Sculpture, Video and Film, Photography, Graffiti, Fashion and Jewellery, Ethno-cultural and Diversity, and Spoken Word.

Complete the Art Attack Application form and submit your artwork to the Brooklin Community Centre and Library by April 19, 2017.

Thank you to our 2017 sponsor:

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Celebrating Youth Awards

Congratulations to the 2017 Celebrating Youth Awards winners! This year 19 Whitby Youth were recognized for their outstanding leadership within and positive contributions to their community. View the Ceremony Program for a complete list of winners. Read our media release for more information.
Thank you to our sponsor:



Whitby Idol

Whitby Idol, presented by the Whitby Youth Council, provides youth with the opportunity to showcase their vocal talents. The deadline for applications is February 2, 2018. Auditions will be held at the Music Scene, and the final showcase will be held at Whitby Centennial Building March 1, 2018.



You can volunteer at these fantastic events by becoming a part of the Whitby Youth Council.