Archive for the ‘Arts/Entertainment/Culture’ Category

Balloons to the Moon and Beachfest both Awesome ideas!

Awesome Foundation July winner Andrew Thomas with trustee Matt Berube

Nothing is to crazy to be awesome! The Awesome foundation of Sarnia is handing out $1000 every month for Awesome ideas. It’s very simple. If you have an awesome idea you can apply. Every month the Awesome Foundation picks three applicants to give their “pitch” and then one awesome idea recieves $1000. The winners for [...]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #139

The Show with David Burrows

Highlights from Canada Day! The Entertainment Scene: Canadian Magician Chris Westfall stops in Sarnia and shares his career and a few tricks up his sleeve. www.chriswestfallmagic.com   In The Community: Photgraphers Scott Clarke and Paul Sorensen prepare for their upcoming showinf for First Friday at Memorable Moments in downtown Sarnia. www.marketvisuals.com Indiefest updates, Local events [...]

Celebrate Canada Day in Bright’s Grove

brightsgrove

Plans for Canada Day are confirmed in Bright’s Grove. The Optimist Club of Bright’s Grove invites all to attend the festivities on Saturday, June 28 when they host their annual Canada Day Celebration. A variety of family fun activities are planned for the day, including the signature parade, which starts at 11 a.m. from Wildwood Park. [...]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #138

The Show with David Burrows #138

The Entertainment Scene: Dan Tidball from the Sarnia Canada Day committee shares events and entertainment line-up for Canada Day! In The Community: Laura Louise Persichetti share The Good Deeds Project. Her journey of spreading good deeds takes her from the east coast to the west coast. www.gooddeedsmovement.com www.lauralouise.ca Apps with Mark Russell: Mark talks to us this [...]

Get the Ball Rolling ready to rock Stoke’s Bay lawn this Saturday

tea party band

This Saturday (June 28th) is one of Sarnia’s biggest summer concerts—Get the Ball Rolling. The outdoor event, held on the lawn at Stoke’s Bay Sarnia, will feature some of Canada’s best and most well-known musical accts. This unique concert venue will give residents and visitors the opportunity to hear the sounds of the Standstills, Autumns [...]

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 [...]