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  2017 BordertownProgram FINAL  It’s beautiful, and the schedule in it looks like this, except larger and easy to read:

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 (BUY A TICKET FOR LENNIE GALLANT FOR FRI MAY 5 AND GET A BACKYARD DEVILS TICKET FOR $10)

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 (BUY A TICKET FOR LENNIE GALLANT FOR FRI MAY 5 AND GET A BACKYARD DEVILS TICKET FOR THURSDAY MAY 4 FOR $10)

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

10 om – Alright Already/ Designosaur/Julia Feltham, Thunder and Lightning Pub

Saturday, May 6

9 am – 12 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. At Struts Gallery FREE

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

9 am – 5 pm – Tidewater Books hosts a local “Authors for Indies” in the store featuring authors Ian McKinley, Glenda Thornton, Zev Bagel, Chuck Bowie, Sara Jewell and Marilyn Lerch working as booksellers and talking with customers about their book recommendations, Tidewater Books FREE

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

10:30 – 12:00Drum! 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. At Struts Gallery, 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 performance, Painted Pony, $5 at the door

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

10 pm – Bobby Dove with Jesse Ens//Ronok Sarkar, Thunder and Lightning Pub

Sunday, May 7

10:30-12:00Drum! 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

2 pm – Four Corners performing, Dufferin Den. Donations accepted.

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