Bordertown

Bordertown Festival III May 4 - 7, 2017

Welcome to Bordertown III for 2017! We’ve lots of great things in store for you.

VIEW EVERYTHING THAT’S GOING ON IN THIS GREAT BROCHURE HERE!

BORDERTOWN is a sample of Sackville’s many festivals, art galleries, local businesses, and restaurants. It’s about crossing the lines that categorize our community, working together, and celebrating all that this small town has to offer.

See below for more details, or phone (506) 364-4938 or email bordertown@sackville.com for more information.


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Bordertown 2017 – Schedule

Thursday, May 4

7:00 – 9:30 – Sackville Legion Music Night, Sackville Legion TICKETS AT THE DOOR, $5

8:30 pm – Live Bait Theatre presents The Backyard Devils in concert, Vogue Cinema – $20, tickets at Tidewater Books

Friday, May 5

2:30 – 5 pm – Sackville Literary Society presents Memoir Writing with Ken Bolton, Council Chambers Town Hall FREE, pre-registration suggested click here to register.

8 pm – the Town of Sackville presents Lennie Gallant, Vogue Cinema – tickets here or at Town Hall, 31 Main St. $15 + HST

10 pm – 12 am – Kenny James and Mark Green, Ducky’s BY DONATION

Saturday, May 6

9 am – 1 pm – Sackville Farmers Market, featuring performances by Frantically Atlantic and the Sackville Citizen’s Band. FREE

9 am – 12 pm – Graphic Novel workshop for children by Patrick Allaby, presented by the Sackville Literary Committee. FREE

9 am – 3 pm – Sackville Art Hive (art activities for children), Sackville Commons FREE

10 am – 4 pm – Sackville Quilt Guild Biannual Show and Tea, Middle Sackville Baptist Church. $5 at the door.

10:30 – 12:00 – Drum! Hand drumming workshop for youth and adults with Glenn Copeland, presented by the Sackville Commons. FREE

11 am – 1 pm – “Our Town and Gown” exhibition reception, Fog Forest Gallery FREE

11 am – 2 pm – Cattail Ridge Market Spring Fund Raiser Celebrating Canada 150 FREE

1pm – Sackville Festival of Early Music presents Kirsty Money performs Sweden’s secret The Nyckelharpa. Marshlands Inn – tickets at Tidewater Books and the door, $10 adults, $5 students, $25 family

1:30-4:00 – Acting Up! Acting workshop for youths and adults with Elizabeth Copeland 2.5, presented by the Sackville Commons – FREE

2:30 pm – 5:30 pm – Graphic Novel workshop for adults by Patrick Allaby, presented by the Sackville Literary Committee. FREE

7 pm – midnight – Rotary Club of Sackville their Spring Bash – Wine, Beer, & Spirits Tasting & Dance, Tantramar High School – tickets www.sackvillerotary.ca

9:30 pm – 12:30 am – Three Bob Night, Painted Pony, $5 at the door

10 pm – 2 am – Shakedown Combo performance, Ducky’s, $5 at the door.

Sunday, May 7

10:30-12:00 – Drum! Hand drumming workshop for youth and adults, presented by Sackville Commons with Glenn Copeland. FREE

Saturday  1:30-4:00 – Acting Up! Acting workshop for youths and adults 2.5 hrs, presented by Sackville Commons with Elizabeth Copeland. FREE

2 pm –  Pocket Books art activity for children, Owens Gallery FREE

7 pm – Live Bait Theatre presents a Salon Reading of the play “Alden”, Marshlands Inn FREE