Category Archives: Festivals

Artbits-June 29, 2017

Summer Sounds starts this Saturday at the Supercharged Bay Day! FCTC presents the Little Shop of Horrors. Saturday is the Barn Quilt Challenge deadline. The Museum exhibits Hamilton: The Man Who Invented Modern America. The BFA Jazz Band, the Ellen Powell Trio, The Growlers, the Bob Mackenzie Blues Trio, Chasing 440, the Superchargers, Rushmore, Girls Night, the Lamoille Dance Academy, and Backpack Theater all have gigs. CBC has 35 under 35. The VYO named Benjamin Klemme. Frederick Douglass’ fiery Independence speech is read. Continue reading

Posted in ArtBits, Arts Councils, Festivals, Humanities, Music, Theater | Comments Off on Artbits-June 29, 2017

Artbits-June 15, 2017

Donna Blatchly’s 3D pebble art hangs around and the Barn Quilt Challenge continues. Mamma Mia screens. Theater Camp begins. Jenni Johnson, TNT Comedy, Erin Cassels-Brown, the Donna Thunder Trio, Crone & Bodega, Carol Ann Jones and Will Patton, Fiddleheads with Dominique Dodge, IncaHoots, the Nobby Reed Project, and Katherine Dandurand all perform. SAC will hold additional auditions. Vermont writer Bill Schubart reads and the Adult Summer Reading Challenge starts. Continue reading

Posted in Art & Exhibitions, ArtBits, Arts Councils, Benefit Events, Books, Calls, Comedy, Festivals, Film, Music | Comments Off on Artbits-June 15, 2017

Artbits-June 8, 2017

The June Juried Show has 50 artists. Rosie and Trevor, Troy Millette, the Robin Gottfried Band, the Stragglers, Nightrain, Carol Ann Jones and Will Patton, the Starline Rhythm Boys, Justice, the Solaris Chamber Choir, Deobrat Mishra, Will Patton again, and a Family Dance take over stages around the area. Two Book Groups meet, Summer Story Hour begins, Classic Movie Night and Vermont Reads project films. Continue reading

Posted in Art & Exhibitions, ArtBits, Books, Festivals, Film, Music | Comments Off on Artbits-June 8, 2017

Artbits-June 1, 2017

The Dairy Festival takes over downtown Enosburg Falls with more entertainment and magical family activities than ever. SAC will hold auditions. The Artist In Residence Gallery features Donna Blatchly, Mylissa Kowalski Davis, Leeza Mossey, and Cindy Griffith. 14th Star’s final Paint & Pint session this season is a benefit for Franklin County Animal Rescue. The Swanton Barn Quilt Challenge and SAC Summer Events make the news. The Nobby Reed Project (twice), Will Patton, Wicked Johnny, the North Country Trio, the Timothy James Connection, Ryan & Slim, and Justice perform on different nights. KidFest rocks. Discover Jazz buzzes. Writer and Oleo Romeo Tyrone Shaw reads. Continue reading

Posted in Art & Exhibitions, ArtBits, Arts Councils, Benefit Events, Books, Festivals, Music | Comments Off on Artbits-June 1, 2017

Artbits-May 18, 2017

Plan ahead for the 15th annual Farewell Reunion concert. The Refuge hosts artists and art. ART100 is back. SAC has the Writer’s Group and a monthly meeting. It is Movie Night. There is comedy plus jams plus Arthur James, Leno & Young, the Starline Rhythm Boys, Justice, John Weaver, Ben Patton, the Inora Brass, and Bella Voce live. The Opera House will hold auditions. Continue reading

Posted in Art & Exhibitions, ArtBits, Arts Councils, Benefit Events, Books, Calls, Comedy, Festivals, Film, Music, Theater | Comments Off on Artbits-May 18, 2017

Artbits-April 27, 2017

The 51st Vermont Maple Festival takes over the weekend. Artists Alex Foltz and Jon Young collaborate. Young Tradition is touring. Clare Dolan, Farm Song, Kerrin McCadden, Troy Millette, Daniel Rahilly and Ty Cicia, and InCahoots all have gigs. Continue reading

Posted in Art & Exhibitions, ArtBits, Books, Festivals, Music, Writing | Comments Off on Artbits-April 27, 2017