Next Saturday, September 9th, Chester will be alive with the biggest pARTy of the year.
"Canada 150 Chester Creates !" Art, music, and fun and ... it's FREE !
This event kicks off at 10 am and runs through till 4 pm, so get out and pARTicipate.
Grab an ART Map at the Chester Art Centre
at 60 Queen and follow the ART map to events sprinkled throughout the village.
Holly Carr paint a work on silk at Lordly Park, or practice your
graffiti art with Bryan Reid up at the Skate Park. Make a driftwood
sculpture with Lisa Aiken at Freda's Beach, or try your hand at batik
with Rosi Robinson at the Art Centre.
You will find Gwen Dueck, Malcolm Callaway and Dawn Harwood-Jones at the bandstand,
scattered on street corners, artists like Allan Carver, who works with
soap bubbles, world-renowned chalk artist Dave Johnston and jugglers and
stilt-walkers from Atlantic Cirque.
Join Simon Copas and Michel Gerard Doucet as they paint plein air on the Blockhouse Hill, just up from
the Tancook Ferry wharf. Try your hand at clay art with Teresa Bergen
at Lordly Park or collage work with Lynda Shalagan at the Art Centre.
Don't forget to throw in a round of the Colour Games at Blockhouse Hill and Lordly Park.
will be music too. Folk, country, contemporary, Celtic and Acadian with
performers like The Blue Lane, Collage, Jeanne Nash, Know Issue, Jim
Kovalcik, Paul and Eilidh Buchanan and Samba Nova and more.
There will be special meal offerings on the menus from the eateries around the village.
In the event of rain, all events will be held at the Chester Rink.
902-275-5789 for further inquiries / email@example.com