- This article is about the Christian conference held in Canada, Ukraine, Belize and Africa. For the Hong-Kong Youth Conference, see Youth Conference .
is a large scale three-day Christian
event held in numerous places around the world. The originating event, YC Alberta, is held in Rexall Place
in Edmonton, Alberta
. YC is managed by Extreme Dream Productions, a division of Extreme Dream Ministries
YC is unique from similar Christians music festivals like Creationfest
in that attendees must buy tickets to attend all main speakers and concerts, not just the ones they choose.
YC Alberta is dated to take place May 27–29, 2011.
YC was organized by the Alberta district of the Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada
(PAOC). The first YC was held in 1994, with a group of 500 students. After being held for several years at the Centrium in Red Deer, Alberta, the conference outgrew the facilities and moved to Edmonton
In 2005 YC branched out to hold an event in Ukraine
, which was very successful. YC is still expanding, with an event held in Winnipeg, Manitoba
and one planned in Belize
Each year, YC has a different "theme" that expresses what organizers wish attendees to focus on during the weekend, which starts on Friday, goes through Saturday, and ends Sunday evening.
, YC kicks off in Rexall Place, usually with a light and fireworks show. Then comes a contemporary worship
service, followed by a speaker. Then... Read More