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SPRING STREET FESTIVAL SEEKING VENDORS

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The Spring Street Festival returns 15 August 2015! Part of MUSICwestport, the Spring Street Festival has an eclectic mix of artists, crafts and family friendly activities that include rock star dress up, face painting and the popular guitar bean bag toss! Hosted on a closed residential street right in front of the Westport Village Pharmacy Stage during festival hours.

SEEKING VENDORS/ARTISTS

MUSICwestport Festival invites vendors and artists to join the ever-expanding Spring Street Festival. The all day street festival during the MUSICwestport open air music festival is hosted outdoors on a closed residential street, right in front of one of the MUSICwestport stages.

Day stall: $50. Free for WAC members. 
email: info@westportartscouncil.com

July 3rd & 4th: Art by the Lake

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Sand Lake Beach   ▪  4 July 2015   ▪   10am-4pm

You are invited to participate in a new invitational juried art show, Art by the Lake. The show will take place at the Lions Club beach house by Sand Lake.  The show will feature artists from the Westport and the surrounding areas.

The festivities will begin Friday evening with an indoor Gallery and Meet the Artist show in the beach house by invitation only. Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served while enjoying entertainment by local musicians. We will also be featuring a silent art auction with the proceeds going to art in our local schools and Art by the Lake.

Our beautiful venue, Sand Lake.

Our beautiful venue, Sand Lake.


The event will continue on Saturday with each artist setting up their individual white tents and exhibiting a larger selection of their work on the beach grounds of Sand Lake.  Music will also be performed throughout the day by Westport area performing artists. Visitors will have an opportunity to meet and purchase art directly from the artists on Friday evening as well as throughout the day Saturday.

This show will truly be an event that highlights and accentuates the ARTS in WESTPORT and AREA.  The backdrop of Sand Lake will serve as a reminder of the splendour of nature found in our area. 

For more information, please visit ArtByTheLakeWestport.ca.

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Magic in the Air! Recap of Christmas Magic

WAC xmas slider2The WAC Christmas Magic day was truly a festive day. With carolers, the arts and crafts show, the local business window decorating competition, the annual Lions Santa Claus Parade and, of course, the lighting of the WAC Christmas tree and the Christmas tree on the mountain, there was definately magic in the air!

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Congratulations to Pinecone, winner of the 2014 Westport Arts Council Best Decorated Christmas Windows. Thanks to the amazing judges, Delvalle and Tamara, and to Cynthia Pringle for her assistance is coordinating the competition.

WAC put together a float for the Lions Christmas Parade showcasing the theme “Christmas Wishes for Santa” and won Best in Theme. Thanks to all members who helped decorate the float, walk in the parade and hand out over 100 santa hats!

Nov 29: Christmas Magic Begins in Westport

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Come to Westport and envelope yourself in Christmas Magic! The festivities include our Arts and Crafts show, the Santa Claus Parade and the Lighting of the Christmas Tree. With Carolers and Christmas specials throughout the town, come to Westport and find the perfect gift, fill yourself with festive spirit, and kick off the holiday season.