Auditions for The VOICE of the Rideau are fast approaching! For the third year running, WAC will be hosting the all ages singing competition and presenting the final contestants at the MUSICwesport Open Air Festival. Auditions for all age categories will take place on July 19, between 10a-4pm, at the North Crosby Hall (876-8th Concession Rd, Westport). Applications are now closed but make sure you check out the finals on August 16 at the MUSICwestport Open Air Festival!
Check out the finals on August 16 at the MUSICwestport Open Air Festival!
In case you didn’t notice, summer has begun! WAC officially kicked off the summer season with Montreal soul band The Key Lites on May 17, 2014. As our main fundraiser for the MUSICwestport Open Air Festival, the Cove Country hosted music lovers of all ages who came out swinging. If you missed out, don’t worry The Key Lites were just the beginning! For upcoming events, check out the rest of the 2014 schedule.
We came, we kissed!
Christ Murphy, Henry Norwood, Shawn McCullough, Kevin Head and many more
Kiss the Cod at the Ceilidh
Check it! Amanda Rheaume played at the MUSICwestport 2013 Festival. We loved her and so does the Juno Awards. Congratulations on the nomination for Best Aboriginal Album of the Year!
“July Moon” by Deb Greer (1st)
WAC is pleased to announce the results of its 2013 Photo Contest, which ran from March 1 – December 31. Over 175 photos were submitted, making the job for the judges, Dr Rob Roberts and Mrs Martha Kudrinko, a tall order. The winners are:
1st prize – Deb Greer, Devil’s Lake
2nd prize – Melanie Scott, Westport
3rd prize – Carolyn Green, Westport
Youth prize – Lily Bedore, Westport
Thank you to all photographers who submitted their photos. We hope you had some fun while enjoying the beauty of Westport. The 2014 Contest has begun, so please get your cameras out and start capturing those wonderful moments.
Melanie Scott (2nd)
Carolyn Green (3rd)