We are promoting anti Black Friday here in the Hamlet. No crowds, no queues, no trampling.
Shop downtown Chester this weekend and know that the Fo'c'sle Pub is just around the corner when you need a cleansing pale ale between purchases.
Ahhh, isn't that the way shopping should be?
Kiwi Café Shop
This Week in Chester
Light My Fire
still have some items on the shelf after their mulled wine event last
weekend. Stop by their Duke Street studio and pick up a few candles
against the first power outage of the holiday season. Remember Christmas
and Boxing Day last year? Buy a case.
Tomorrow, Thursday, is the
kick off of Chester Heritage Society's Annual Victorian Christmas craft
show and sale at the Lordly House at 133 Central Street. The show runs
from 10am-5pm daily until Sunday. Entrance fee is a loonie for the door
For more details, contact Hilary @ 902-273-2176
Friday night is pizza night at the Kiwi Café
from 5:30- 9pm. Their gift shop is heaving with goodies, so why not
check it out while waiting for Riccardo to cook your pie. 902-275-1492.
Saturday is the Chester United Baptist Church's Fall Fair from 9 - 2
pm. Lots of items for Christmas and year-round. Knitted goods, handmade
soap, sewn garments, baked goods, hand painted glassware, stocking
stuffers, face and body oils - you get the picture. Canteen available.
Stephen's Church up the street is hosting their Christmas Bazaar from
10:30-1:30 pm with Christmassy stuff, books, bake table, wreaths, crafts
and much more.
Lunch service from 11 am - a variety of soups, rolls, bread, pies, tea, coffee and drink.
adults $8 / children under 10/ $5.
The Chester Playhouse
is excited to present the award-winning Blues artists Garrett Mason and
Earle & Coffin for a double bill performance this Saturday at 8 pm.
Scotia-born Garrett Mason is a true bluesman at heart. This performance
features Garrett's talent for strong original songs, a voice that is
reminiscent of a veteran performer and his extraordinary aptitude for
playing electric guitar.
and Labrador's acoustic Blues/Roots duo Earle & Coffin are soulful
vocalists, brilliant guitar players and blessed with engaging
personalities, experienced beyond their years. These 18-year-old
bluesmen have been getting around touring festivals and showcases
throughout Canada and the USA. 902-275-3933.
night dance to the beat of "Sunset Drive" at the Chester Legion
starting at 9 pm for members and guests. For more info dial up the
comrades @ 902-275-3315.
For a bit of levity to all this shopping madness, here is a clip that has absolutely nothing to do with consumerism.