Saturday, September 15

8:00am - 11:00am    Community Breakfast - Sandy Point Lighthouse
                                      Adults: $8 Children: $4 | Everyone Welcome

9:00am – 12:00pm     Registration of entries – Historic Waterfront

9:00am - 1:00pm         Farmers' Market - Guild Hall

9:00am - 4:00pm        "ArtGigs" Silent Auction|
                                       Special "art" whirligigs painted and decorated by local artists  

9:00am - 4:00pm        Waves of Wool - Hooked Rug Exhibit
                                       Hands-on demonstrations @ Shelburne Long Boat Building. 
                                       Shelburne Rug Hookers Guild

12:00pm – 5:00pm     Viewing entries on the Historic Waterfront

1:00pm – 4:00pm      Whirligig building workshop Whirligig building workshop at the                                 Dory Shop Museum with expert Dory builder & wood crafter,  Milford Buchanan. This workshop features a unique whirligig design created especially for the festival. Workshop fees include all building materials and instruction.  $25.00 per person. Pre-register in person at the Dory Shop, by emailing doryshopmuseum@gmail.com, or by calling 902-875-4003. Drop-in participation based on availability. Maximum 12 participants per session                                     

Sunday, September 16

11:00am – 2:00pm      Viewing entries on the Historic Waterfront

11:00am - 4:00pm       Art Whirligigs Silent Auction
                                         Special "art" whirligigs painted and decorated by Nova Scotia artists

2:00pm                         Judging of entries

2:00pm – 4:00pm       Children’s Whirligig Building workshop. Ages 4 – 11
    Dock Street.  FREE. Pre-registration preferred. Limited to 20 participants

4:00pm                      Awards presentations – Guild Hall, Museum Complex

For more information about the Festival:  
Timothy Gillespie;
Festival Committee; Tel: 902.656.2547; Email: t.gillespie@bellaliant.net