35th Annual St. Peter’s Bay Wild Blueberry Festival

Location:

St. Peter's Bay

Date:

Saturday, July 29, 2017 (all day)

Duration:

1 days

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Description:

Schedule

Monday, July 31st:

  • Parks Canada Event: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Greenwich Trails - Trail Head - English Tour
  • Family Movie Night: 8:00 pm St. Peter’s Complex (Outside - Bring your own chairs) Free admission Canteen available.
  • Parks Canada Event: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm A'Tuken/Tell Stories/Raconter des histoires Greenwich Interpretation Centre Discover the rich culture of the Mi'kmaq people through story, song and dance

Tuesday, August 1st:

  • Trivia Night (Two Rounds): 8:30 pm St. Peter’s Rink Sponsored by: Main Street Mall Hosted by: Glenn MacKinnon Doors Open at 8:00 pm & Trivia begins at 8:30 pm Admission: $2.00 All 19 and over are welcome

Wednesday, August 2nd:

  • Hypnotist (Ian Stewart): 7:00 pm St. Peter’s Rink $10 each 12 & Under: FREE
  • Thursday, August 3rd:
  • Parks Canada Event: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Discovery Zone (English)
  • East Coast Art Party: 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm St.Peter’s Complex All 19 and over welcome. A fun painting experience, perfect date night, girls’ night out, birthday, or just a fun evening with friends! Pre-registration required. Please visit pei.eastcoastartparty.com to register
  • Youth Dance: 9:30 pm - 12:30 am St. Peter’s Rink DJ services provided by New Generation Ages 13 – 18 Admission $5.00

Friday, August 4th:

  • Family Fun Fair at the Park 11:00 am - 2:00 pm St. Peter’s Park Sponsored by: Maritime Electric Join us for our completely revamped event! Carnival Games (candy and prizes), Balloon Twisting, Lollipop Pull, Inflatable Obstacle Course, Bubble Soccer, Bounce House, BBQ & Treats, Mad Science Show and Mr. Magic Show!! Activities and Games will be anywhere from 1 to 4 tickets and food/drinks will be 4 to 8 tickets. Tickets will be $0.25 each. No charge for admission or shows!
  • Mad Science Show at 12:00 pm
  • Mr. Magic Show at 1:00 pm
  • Parks Canada Event: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Greenwich Trails - Trail Head - French Tour
  • 17th Annual Blueberry Festival Golf Tournament Avondale Golf Course Shotgun start at 9:00 am Sponsored by: Morell Credit Union 2-Person Scramble format featuring 1-$10,000 hole in one prize. Registration $65 per person (includes cart, hotdog & beverage). Prizes awarded following tournament. Deadline August 1st at 6:00 pm. Contact: Kenny MacDonald at 961-2510 or kmacdonald9@hotmail.com
  • St. Peter’s United Church Variety Concert: 7:00pm Story telling, local musicians, fiddlers $10.00
  • Adult Dance: 10:00 pm - 1:00 am St. Peter’s Rink DJ services provided by New Generation Admission $10.00 / All 19 and over welcome *NEW Happy Hour Pricing from 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm Buy 2 drink tickets and get 1 free

Saturday August 5th:

  • St. Peter’s Blueberry Festival Parade: 11 am Starting at Catholic Church to St. Peter’s Park Parade Theme: “Canada 150” Parade Marshall: James MacAulay
  • Parks Canada Event: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Discovery Zone - French

AT THE PARK …

  • Wild Blueberry Pancake Brunch: 12:00 - 2:00 pm Sponsored by: Morell Co-op Wild blueberry pancakes, ham, tea, coffee or juice. Adults $6.00 / Children 12 and under $4.00
  • Bingo: 1:00 pm - Lot’s of great prizes
  • Inflatables: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Bubble Soccer, Inflatable Maze and Bouncy House
  • Dunk Tank: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm $5.00/ 5 balls
  • Pie Eating Contest: 2:00 pm (approx.) Ages 12 & under division Ages 12 & over division Come fill out a ballot for your chance to compete in our pie eating contest.
  • Check out the locations around the park to play a few games: Giant Jenga, Yardzee, Washer Toss,
  • Bocce Ball Old Time Races: 1:00 pm Afternoon Entertainment: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Featuring: “Peggy Clinton & Johnny Ross”
  • Progressive 45’s: 2:00 pm Come and show your skill Admission $5.00

AT THE RINK …

  • Adult Dance: 10:00 pm - 1:00 am St. Peter’s Rink Featuring: “Muddy Buddy” Admission – $10.00 / All 19 and over welcome *NEW Happy Hour Pricing from 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm Buy 2 drink tickets and get 1 free
  • Sunday, August 6th:
  • Parks Canada Event Discovery Zone: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm English
  • Community Open House 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Come see all our community has to offer! Grab your passport at the St. Peters Landing and visit local shops, restaurants and businesses gathering stamps as you go. Businesses will be offering special products and deals and you may even get to sample a blueberry treat or two! Visit the Dr. Roddie Centre where our Community Market will be filled with local vendors and craftspeople set up with lots of goodies available for purchase. Finish at the Landing and enjoy some local entertainment and hand in your passport for a chance to win a basket filled with local products and gifts. A list of participating businesses will be included with your passport and available at the landing.
  • Fireworks Display approximate start time 9:45 pm Don’t miss this grand finale over the Bay!

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