Archive for the ‘Arts/Entertainment/Culture’ Category

Indiefest begins this Saturday at RUSTIC (formerly the Stubborn Mule)

Blue Daven's Code is one of the featured bands at this Saturday's Indiefest event, to be held at RUSTIC (formerly the Stubborn Mule) on Campbell Street in Sarnia.

Indiefest, the homegrown multi-date opportunity for new and emerging bands that first launched in 2013, is doing it again with a three -Saturday “Battle of the Bands” that begins this Saturday (June 28) with the final showdown of the winners to be held “OutBack” at “RUSTIC” (formerly the Stubborn Mule) A top prize of $1,000 [...]

International Symphony Orchestra sponsoring introductory summer strings programme

International Symphony Orchestra

The International Symphony Orchestra is running an Introductory Summer Strings Programme for ages five and over this July. Adults are also welcome to attend the sessions, which will run July 21-25 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. each day. The program includes instruction in the beginning elements of string playing: sound production/notes; correct hand and [...]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #137

The Show with David Burrows #137

Ribfest re-cap, Pro Fighting Series III re-cap. The Entertainment Scene: Michael Cassidy recieves $1000 from Awesome Foundation Sarnia for his new youth program “Music Thru LIfe”. Michael also talks about his upcoming show on July 1st. and we view one of his latest music videos. In The Community: 7 year old Aibhlinn Deery raises $2600 for [...]

Les Misérables donne une performance spectaculaire

Les Miserables

A spectacular performance indeed. I had already heard the rumours on the street of how spectacular and epic the performance of Les Misérables was last week. Wednesday night myself and some family members enjoyed the spectacular performance at The Imperial Theatre in Sarnia.Having seen productions put on by Carrie Beauchamp and the performers in her group [...]

Ribfest 2014 starts Thursday, runs through weekend

16th Annual Sarnia Ribfest

It’s just one day till Ribfest kicks in (Thursday, June 12) and runs through Father’s Day, June 15. It will be a busy place at Hiawatha Horse Park, the second year the annual event has converged on the London Line facility. It’s the 16th annual Ribfest put on by the Sarnia Kinsmen and this year [...]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #136

The Show #136

The Entertainment Scene: Julian Taylor joins us at K106.3FM and talks about his latest album called “TECH NOIR”. You can also see the latest video from Julian Taylor titled “Never Gonna Give You Up” In The Community: Sarnia Ribfest 2014 begins this week out at Hiawatha Horse Park. Entertainment and Hospitality Co-ordinator Kerry M [...]

‘Books and Biscotti’ event to celebrate works of Italian-Canadian writers

Debbie Okun Hill

Two new Italian-themed anthologies featuring the work of established and emerging Italian-Canadian writers and a sports-themed poetry collection will be locally launched and showcased as part of this year’s “Books and Biscotti” event, Sunday, June 22, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Dante Club, 1330 London Road (side entrance hall) in Sarnia. All three books (Italian Canadians [...]

A great weekend for Sarnia Artwalk 2014

Cheeky Monkey co-owner Mary Anne Peloza and her grandson Owen Roberts were at the heart of Sarnia Artwalk 2014 this weekend.

Whether you were able to attend Sarnia Artwalk 2014 on Saturday, Sunday or both days, chances are you had a great weekend. Thanks to’s David Burrows for the pictures provided—and congratulations to all who took part in this community event!  

Les Miserables coming to the Imperial Theatre

Les Miserables coming to Imperial Theatre Sarnia

The theatrical favourite Les Miserables will begin at the Imperial Theatre this Friday June 6. Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France, Les Misérables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption – a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit. The production is being put together [...]

First Friday Funfest bringing high energy music to Sarnia

Rob Jenkins & The Room

Sarnia’s First Friday, June 6 is going to be Rocking with three of the most fun-loving, energetic party bands around. It’s happening at 148 Front St (the old CHOK building) with K106.3′s very own Rob Jenkins and THE ROOM kicking off the party at 8 p.m. with their fun music and entertaining showmanship. Next at [...]