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THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #146

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This Week Summer Never Ends concert this Friday on Stokes Bay Lawn! The Entertainment Scene: Wild card winners for Indiefest “Gypsy Flats” Talk about their music and excitement to be playing indiefest on August 23rd at ‘Rustic’ In The Community: Kathy Gabriel from the Sarnia MS Society talks with us about an event at A&W [...]

ARTZscape by the Bay deemed a success by organizers

Artzscape by the Bay 2014 Saturday 020

ARTZscape by the Bay, last weekend’s juried art show and sale, was a success, say its organizers and Pathways Health Centre for Children, the charity that benefits from donations to the free event. This year held at Centennial Park, ARTZscape drew large crowds, thanks to generally good weather (only a bit of rain on Sunday). [...]

Canadian premiere of ‘Penton’ will play at Imperial Theatre

john penton with cycle

Ingrid Willemsen would like you to get to know her Uncle John. While the famed motorcyclist (he was inducted into the American Motorcyclist Association Hall of Fame in 1998) is still going strong at 87, one of the easiest ways to hear about his life is by attending the Canadian premiere of a movie done [...]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #145

The Show with David Burrows #145

Recap: Powerboat races a roaring success: Watch Highlights The Entertainment Scene: Singer Gary D. Parker shares his love of music. Gary also celebrates his 60th birthday! In The Community: Diversion entertainment presents “Next to Normal”. The rock musical is now in its second week at The Imperial Theatre Sarnia. John Leverre joins us for an [...]

‘Next to Normal’ in second week

Next to Normal at Imperial Theatre

Now in its second week at Sarnia Imperial Theatre Diversion Entertainment is presenting “Next to Normal.” Its story concerns a mother who struggles with worsening bipolar disorder and the effect that her illness and the attempts to alleviate it have on her family. “We are so excited to be presenting this at the Imperial Theatre,” said John [...]

International Powerboat Festival a ‘roaring’ success

Photo by Doug Bisson via Twitter.

  It was lots of riverfront noise and fun this past weekend as some of the most powerful boats to be found anywhere raced the St. Clair as part of the International Powerboat Festival. But it was more than high-horsepower speedboats that attracted the attention of thousands of spectators. On Saturday, headline act The Trews [...]

Hot August Nights, Concert, Dance & Hot Cars

Hot August Nights Event

The annual Hot August Nights event, presented by the Sarnia Street Machines happens tonight (Thursday August 7th) at Canatara park.  Musical acts this year are local groups “Borderline” & “Scott Manery & The Barnburners”. A large collection of Classic and modern “HOT” cars will be on display. The event bigs at 6pm and runs til [...]

Sarnia Powerboat festival aniticpated to be best year yet!

Sarnia/Port Huron International Powerboat Festival

The Sarnia/Port Huron Powerboat festival that attracts thousands of people is expecting to attract even more tourists this year. A predicted 42,000 people will attend the event over the course of 3 days at the Sarnia downtown streets and waterfront. This year the event has added more entertainment performers, buskers and vendors. Organizer Michele Stokley [...]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #144

The Show with David Burrows #144

aptain Kidd Days Success with Scotch Prophets, Fireworks & BobnoxiousThe Entertainment Scene: The Saxaphone Sensation Chris Molyneaux Music talks with us about his musical achievements and future plans in the music world. In The Community: Chris Gormley of Daylight For Deadeyes marches into Sarnia to raise money for SIck Kids, Apps with Mark Russell: Mark talks about “SHAZAM” Indiefest youth [...]

Captain Kidd Days 29th year of Success

Scotch Prophets at Captain Kidd Days 2014

Now in its 29th year, the annual Captain Kidd Days held in Corunna this past weekend showed tremendous success. This year the annual festival was extended by continuing with music and fun thru late Sunday night. Local area band “The Scotch Prophets” entertained the well attended event with their diverse choice of pop, rock and [...]