Shelburne Nova Scotia South Shore Events


2010 Schedule 

All events free unless otherwise specified
Schedule subject to change

THURS 15   ~   FRI 16   ~   SAT 17   ~   SUN 18


Thursday, July 15, 2010

 

TIME

 

EVENT

 

LOCATION

12:00-5:00 pm

18th Century Loyalist Encampment

Camp Set up

Bill Norman Park

Dock Street

2:00-4:00 pm

Shelburne County Archives & Genealogical Society � Tea & Photo Display

(Celebrating 250 years of Planter Families in Shelburne County, including the families of Atwood, Wilson, Wood, Kenney and many others.  Everyone Welcome.  For further information - 875-4299 or [email protected])

 

Town Hall

168 Water Street Upstairs

 

2:00 pm-Closing

 

Booths Open

Dock Street

2:00 pm-Closing

Shelburne Longboat Society Display

Dock Street Wharf

 

5:00-7:00 pm

 

BBQ and Corn Boil

hosted by Shelburne Founders� Days Committee

($8.00/plate Tickets available at Municipal and Town Offices and the Whirligig Book Store)

 

Cox�s Warehouse Dock Street

6:30-8:00 pm

 

Shelburne Deal or No Deal

(Hosted by Chett Buchanan & �The Banker�)

Guild Hall

8:00 pm

Mock Ship Attack and Burning

(Mock Ship staged, attacked and set afire by pirates. Sponsored by the Shelburne Longboat Society)

Shelburne Harbour

 

8:30-10:30 pm

 

Musical  Entertainment�

David BurbineTraditional Country (Country)

Guild Hall

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Friday, July 16, 2010

 

TIME

 

EVENT

 

LOCATION

10:00 am-4:00 pm

Tim-br Art Chainsaw Carving Demonstrations (James McKay)

 

Waterfront

10:00 am-6:00 pm

18th Century Loyalist Encampment

Open to Public

(Miscellaneous Historic Presenting

Civilian Life, including cooking, laundry, scribe, crafts, games, etc.

Military Life, including uniforms, kit, musket care, drilling, orders

Public flogging as punishment for stealing)

Bill Norman Park

Dock Street

10:00 am-Closing

Booths Open

Dock Street

 

12:00-6:00 pm

 

Children�s Inflatables

(Pirate Ship Bouncer)

Near Fishermen�s Memorial

1:00-3:00 pm

Shelburne Longboat Row & Ride

(Sponsored by Shelburne Longboat Society)

Dock Street Wharf

1:00-5:00 pm

 

Musical Entertainment -

South Wind � (Country/Bluegrass)

Atlantic Travelers � (Traditional)

The Acadians (Classic Country)

Jamie Cotter � (Country)

 

Guild Hall

2:00 pm-Closing

Shelburne Longboat Society Display

Dock Street Wharf

 

2:30 pm

Whirligig Building for Kids

 

Near Fishermen�s Memorial

3:00-5:00 pm

Bubbles the Clown and MDS Summer Staff Face Painting and Balloon Animals

Near Fishermen�s Memorial

4:00 pm

Lobster Crate Races

Dock Street Wharf

4:00 -7:00 pm

Shelburne Longboat Society

Official Opening of Longboat Facility with

BBQ and Entertainment

Waterfront

4:00-7:00 pm

Shelburne Longboat Row & Ride

(Sponsored by Shelburne Longboat Society)

Shelburne Harbour

4:00- 8:00 pm

Fastest Pitch Booth

(Sponsored by Our House Youth Wellness Centre

Prizes for under 12 and adult categories)

Dock Street (across from Tottie�s Crafts)

4:30 pm

Sports Challenge

Test your speed, power and skill at a variety of  sports

Ages 7 and Under

Near the Dory Shop, Dock Street

5:00 pm

People of the18th Century

(Scripted and narrated, semi-theatrical presentation of the lives and people of the 18th Century; Revolutionary War and Loyalist Characters of Lower, Mid and Upper Class)

Guild Hall

5:30 pm

Sports Challenge

Test your speed, power and skill at a variety of  sports

Ages 8 - 12

Near the Dory Shop, Dock Street

5:30 pm

 

Canoe Jousting Registration

Dock Street

Boat Ramp

6:00 pm

Regatta � Shelburne Harbour Yacht Club

Shelburne Harbour

6:00-7:30 pm

Canoe Jousting

Shelburne Harbour

6:30-8:00 pm

Musical Entertainment

TBA

Guild Hall

7:30 pm

Sports Challenge

Test your speed, power and skill at a variety of  sports

Ages 13 and Older

Near the Dory Shop, Dock Street

8:30-9:30 pm

Musical Entertainment

Bob Vacon (Acoustic Blues)

Guild Hall

10:00 pm

Fireworks Display

Dock Street

 

10:30-12:00 pm

Musical Entertainment

The Holdup (Contemporary Rock)

Guild Hall

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Saturday, July 17, 2010  

 

TIME

 

EVENT

 

LOCATION

8:00-11:00 am

Albert Lodge #30 Breakfast

($6.00/adult   $3.00/child)

156 Water Street

8:00-11:00 am

Sandy Point Lighthouse Community Centre  Breakfast  ($6.00/adult   $3.00/child)

 

Sandy Point Road

10:00 am -6:00 pm

18th Century Loyalist Encampment

Open to Public

(Miscellaneous Historic Presenting

Civilian Life, including cooking, laundry, scribe, crafts, games, etc.

Military Life, including uniforms, kit, musket care, drilling, orders

Public flogging as punishment for stealing)

Bill Norman Park

Dock Street

10:00 am � 6:00 pm

Aboriginal Display

(Teepees, crafts and artifacts, canoes and dugouts)

Dory Shop

10:00 am-Closing

Booths Open

Dock Street

 

10:00 am-Closing

Shelburne Longboat Society Display

Dock Street Wharf

 

11:00 am

 

Glooscap Hot Dogs - Dog Agility Show

(Entertaining and humorous performances to be enjoyed by all ages.)

 

Guild Hall

12:00 pm

Preparation for Children�s Clown Parade with Bubbles the Clown and MDS Summer Staff

 

Near Fishermen�s Memorial

12:00-2:00 pm

 

Animal Fundraiser - Dog Jog

Sponsored by Pet Projects

(Rain Date: July 18th  at 12:00 pm)

Start at Corner of Ann/Dock Streets

12:00-2:00 pm

Musical Entertainment

Curtis Mahaney & Friends (Country/Bluegrass)

Wayne Stoddard � One Man Band (Various)

Guild Hall

12:00-6:00 pm

Children�s  Inflatables

(Sports Bouncer and Crayon Castle)

Near Fishermen�s Memorial

12:30 pm

 

Children�s Clown Parade with Bubbles the Clown and MDS Summer Staff

 

Dock Street

1:00 pm

 

Regatta � Shelburne Harbour Yacht Club

Shelburne Harbour

1:00-2:30 pm

 

Amazing Waterfront Scavenger Hunt

(Family Event)

 

Meeting near Fishermen�s Memorial

1:00-3:00 pm

Shelburne Longboat Row & Ride

(Sponsored by Shelburne Longboat Society)

Shelburne Harbour

1:00 � 4:00 pm

The Hardest Slap Shot Booth

(Sponsored by Our House

Prizes for under 12 and adult categories)

 

Dock Street (across from Tottie�s Crafts)

2:00 pm

 

Glooscap Hot Dogs - Dog Agility Show

(Entertaining and humourous performances to be enjoyed by all ages.)

 

Guild Hall

2:00 pm

Dance Camp Performance ($5.00 Admission)

 

Osprey Arts Centre

3:00-5:00 pm

Queen of Hearts Dory Races

 

Shelburne Harbour

3:30-4:30 pm

Survivor Challenge

Outwit, Outplay, Outlast

For youth of all ages

 

Guild Hall

4:00-5:00 pm

Historical Military Presentation including close drill, musket firing

Bill Norman Park

Dock Street

4:30-6:00 pm

 

Dance Party

(Enjoy various types of dance performances from the 18th to the 21st Century)

Guild Hall

4:30-7:00 pm

Bubbles the Clown and MDS Summer Staff Face Painting and Balloon Animals

Near Fishermen�s Memorial

5:00 pm

Greased Pole

 

Waterfront

 

6:00 pm

Lobster Crate Races

Waterfront

6:00-7:00pm

Shelburne County Idol

(1st, 2nd & 3rd Place Prizes Awarded)

Guild Hall

 

6:00-8:00 pm

Washers Tournament

(Sponsored by Shelburne and Area Minor Baseball Association)                            

Dock Street (across from Tottie�s Crafts)

7:00-8:30 pm

 

Canoe Races

Waterfront

7:00-9:00 pm

Musical Entertainment �

Heavy Water (Acoustic/Folk/Country)

The Winsome Blues Band (Blues)

 

Guild Hall

7:30 pm

Youth Music Concert ($10.00 Admission)

Osprey Arts Centre

 

9:00 pm

52 Pick-Up - Shop locally for your chance to win a cash prize.

Will you hold the winning card?

Guild Hall

9:30 pm

 

Harbour Parade of  Lights

(Prizes Awarded in three Categories - Fishing Boats, Sailboats, Speed Boats)

Waterfront

10:00 pm-12:00 am

 

Street Dance

Backtrac (Rock�n Roll)

 

Guild Hall

 

11:00 pm

Awards for Harbour Parade of Lights

Guild Hall

 

     

Sunday, July 18, 2010

9:30-11:00 am

 

Loyalist 5 Mile Road Race

($10.00 Entry Fee)

Starts at Corner of Anne/Water Streets

10:00 am-2:00 pm

Farmers and Country Markets

(Choose from a variety of locally grown and/or homemade foods and treats)

Dock Street

10:00 am-4:00 pm

Coastal Oldies Car Show

Shelburne Community Centre

63 King Street

10:00 am-Closing

 

Booths Open

Dock Street

11:00 am

Loyalist Era Church Service 

Bill Norman Park

Dock Street

12:00-6:00 pm

Children�s Inflatables

(Fire Truck Slide)

Near Fishermen�s Memorial

1:00 pm

100th Anniversary of Canadian Navy Presentation and Planting of  �the Navy Lady�

Shelburne Legion Branch #63

Water Street

1:00 pm

 

Regatta � Shelburne Harbour Yacht Club

Waterfront

1:00-3:00 pm

Shelburne Longboat Row& Ride         

(Sponsored by Shelburne Longboat Society)

Shelburne Harbour

2:00 pm

Lobster Crate Races

Waterfront

2:00-4:00 pm

Historical Garden Party

(Sponsored by the Shelburne County Museum, the Black Loyalist Heritage Society & the Native Council of Nova Scotia� Tickets $5.00)

Ross Thomson House Yard

2:00-4:00 pm

Washers Tournament �Playoffs�

(Sponsored by Shelburne Area Minor

Baseball Association)

Dock Street (across from Tottie�s Crafts)

2:00 pm-Closing

Shelburne Longboat Society Display

Dock Street Wharf

 

2:30- 3:30pm

Family Games & Competitions

- Games

- Races

- Activities

Guild Hall

4:00 pm

DRAWS:

VIA Rail Draw - $2,500 prize (Round trip Halifax to Toronto)

Booth Draw - $100 Prize (Vendors Only)

Guild Hall

4:00-6:00 pm

Fish Cake Supper and Strawberry Shortcake Dessert ( made with local ingredients)

Proceeds for CD Peace Center delegation to Sierra Leone and the Youth Sailing Program.

($8/plate or $10 including dessert. Tickets available at Municipal and Town Offices and the Whirligig Book Store)

 

Cox�s Warehouse

Dock Street

4:15 pm

Coastal Oldies Car Show Parade

 

Dock Street

4:30-6:00 pm

Jamie Cotter Gospel Service

 

Guild Hall

 

 

        LIFE SIZE Shrek Characters will be greeting the crowd throughout the weekend.

 

  • Shelburne Harbour Tours - Aboard the �Brown Eyed Girl�

3 Tours per day � 9:00 am, 2:00 pm and 6:00 pm

For more information, please call Ken /Sherri Taylor 875-6521

 

  • Unicyclist Ian Gallant performing throughout the weekend at various times on the waterfront.

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