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MUSICwestport 2022

What you’ve all been waiting for! MUSICwestport is back!

Saturday, 20 August 2019

12-6pm

Food, KidZone, Vendors Market

Join us in beautiful Lockwood Park (next to the arena) where all acts will be performing. 

 

Schedule 

12:00 -13:00 The Brothers Plaid

Country featuring Shawn McCullough & Jeff Callery

13:30 -14:40 Bob Burtch Bluegrass Band

Traditional Bluegrass from Seeley’s Bay/Cornwall/Kingston.

 East Coast Experience

Folk/Rock/East Coast

5:00-6:30pm Miss Emily

Soul/R&B/Rock from Kingston

13:00-17:00 King of the Swingers (wandering minstrels)

Dixie from Westport area.

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Getting to Westport & Parking

Westport is a beautiful small town so just navigate towards us and you can’t miss the festival. Find Westport on Google Maps here.

There will be designated parking areas. 

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THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS:

Art on the Street 2022

Celebrating the new Village theme “Timeless Lakeside Village,” WAC welcomes back Art on the Street for the sixth year. This year seven instead of six artists have transformed blank Muskoka chairs into one-of-a-kind pieces of art. And they can be yours!

Finished chairs and the artists will be revealed on the WAC Facebook page. Chairs will be revealed 1 July at the Canada Day Breakfast in the Village. Tickets will be on sale every Saturday in front of the United Church. Winners will be drawn at MUSICwestport on 20 August 2022. For more information, follow the WAC Facebook page.

Summer Fun Art Camps

Westport Arts Council Presents some Summer Fun Art Camps for kids. Throughout July and August, come create, play, and have fun! With a wide range of activities, there is something for everyone. Limited spaces, pre-registration is required.

Registration:

REGISTRATION FORM

Pre-registration required as space is limited. Please complete and email the form. Payment can be done via etransfer or cheque. Email confirmation will be sent.

Registration forms, payment, or Additional Questions: treasurer 4 wac @ gmail.com

Drama Camp — FULL

Practice and perform a play at the end of the week.

When: July 4-8th 9 am to 4 pm

Ages: 6-13

Cost:  $50 

Dot Art

Create a picture with dot art.

When: July 9th 

Ages: 6-9 from 9 am to noon

Ages: 10-14 from 2 pm to 5 pm

Cost: $10 per session

Creative Card Making

When:  July 13th

Ages: 6-9 from 9-11 am

Ages: 10-14 from 1-3 pm

Cost: $5 per session

Plasticine Art

When: July 20th from 9 am to noon

Ages: 8-12 

Cost: $10 

Friendship Bracelets

Make a bracelet to take home

When:  July 27th 

Ages 6-9 from 9-11 am

Ages 10-14 from 1-3 pm

Cost: $5 per session

Stained Glass Angel 

When:  August 3rd 10 am to 2:30

Ages:  11-13

Cost:  $10 

Upcycled Teacup and Saucer Mosaic — NEW SPACES AVAILABLE

When:  August 10th from 9 am to 1 pm

Ages: 8-12

Cost: $10 

REQUIRED: Bring your own tight fitting gardening gloves! 

East Coast Kitchen Party

WAC Kitchen Party 2020

Saturday, 7 March 2020

1-4pm      The Cove

$10      Kids Free!

Get out your good plaid shirts, shine up yer boots, and come out for a sociable! The annual WAC East Coast Kitchen Party will be comin’ round with an afternoon of good-time, down-home, family fun. Featuring live music from the East Coast Experience (www.ecex.ca), dancing, 50/50, and a silent auction curated by the WAC board of directors plus more!
Our festive fundraiser always fills up fast so reservations at The Cove are recommended! Call The Cove to book: 612-273-3636.

 

 

Classical Pianist: Vladimir Soloviev

WAC proudly presents award winning classical concert pianist Vladimir Solviev.
With a special feature performance of “Years of Pilgrimage: Italy” by Liszt, join us 7pm, Friday November 1st at Knox Presbyterian. Entrance by donation. 
Chamber musician and choral conductor, Toronto-based Soloviev is a musician of a versatile repertoire. He has championed the music of contemporary Canadian composers, as well as works of Beethoven, Liszt and Rachmaninoff. Performing in concert across Canada, as well as the US, Italy, France, Spain and Russia, including appearances at Weill Recital Hall (Carnegie), Bohemian National Hall, the Canadian Music Center, and Sala del Notari. Read more about Soloviev…
WAC Pianist 2019