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

The Celebrating Youth Awards gives Whitby an opportunity to showcase the numerous youth who serve as community leaders. This event highlights the selfless acts and contributions and acts of goodwill by youth in our community that make the Town of Whitby a better place to live, work and play.

Sponsored by:  Meridian


Whitby Idol

Whitby Idol, presented by the Whitby Youth Council, provides youth with the opportunity to showcase their vocal talents. Application period is now closed. Thank you to all who have applied. Finalists performed in front of a live audience and will receive recording time courtesy of The Music Scene.

Congratulations to our 2017 Whitby Idol Finalists

  • Barrett Moore
  • Bree Ells
  • Charleigh Lepp
  • Chloe Silva
  • Feny Pandya
  • Hanna Harper
  • Kira Henders
  • Kyle Ibanez
  • Lauren Oliver
  • Malaika Lorde
  • Mariah Martin
  • Matthew Doran
  • Naya Liviah
  • Riley Wheater
  • Thomas Nedanis

Whitby Idol 2017 is presented by

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