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2019 PROGRAMME

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Saturday, September  21, 2019

8:00am – 11:00am:  Community Breakfast – Sandy Point Lighthouse (1586 Sandy Point Rd) Adults: $8 / Children: $4 

9:00am – 12:00pm:  Whirligig building workshop. Whirligig building workshop at the dory Shop Museum with expert Dory builder and wood crafter, Milford Buchanan. This workshop features a unique whirligig design created especially for the 20th Anniversary Festival. Workshop fees include all building materials and instruction. $25 per person. Pre-register in person at the Dory Shop, by emailing dorshopmuseum@gmail.com or by calling 902-875-4003. Drop in participation based on availability. Maximum 12 participants per session.

9:00am - 1:00am: Farmers Market – Guild Hall

9:00am – 4:00pm: ArtGigs Show and Sale …This is the second year for our “art” gigs. These whirligigs have been designed and painted by Nova Scotian artists. Gigs will be sold via silent auction on site and online.

9:00am – 12:00 Registration of entries begins – Dock Street

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 and wood crafter, Milford Buchanan. This workshop features a unique whirligig design created especially for the 20th Anniversary Festival. Workshop fees include all building materials and instruction. $25 per person. Pre-register in person at the Dory Shop, by emailing dorshopmuseum@gmail.com or by calling 902-875-4003. Drop in participation based on availability. Maximum 12 participants per session.

 

Sunday September 22, 2019

11:00am – 4:00pm: View of entries on the Historic Waterfront

9:00am – 4:00pm: ArtGigs Show and Sale …This is the third year for our “art” gigs. These whirligigs have been designed and painted by Nova Scotian artists. Gigs will be sold via silent auction on site.

These whirligigs have been designed and painted by local artists.

12:00pm – 1:00pm: Kite flying demonstration.

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

4:00pm: Awards presentations under the Dock Street Tents

 

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

 

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