Westport – The 13th annual MUSICwestport, the free outdoor music festival is being held this Saturday, August 17th in the village.
It will see two stages and nine bands along with a Kidszone, Market Alley, Food, Wandering Minstrels, Horse Wagon Rides plus more!
The event runs from 12noon until about 6:30pm.
The Cove Stage – Sponsored by The Cove Country Inn.
12:30-1:40pm Emily Bashall – New Country from Kingston.
2:00-3:10pm Slack Bridges – Neo Soul/Funk/R&B with Horns from Ottawa.
3:30-4:30pm The High Dials – Psychedelic Folk Rock Pop from Montreal.
5:00-6:30pm Miss Emily – Soul/R&B/Rock from Kingston
Lockwood Park Stage – Sponsored by Westport Village IDA Pharmacy: George Street between Spring & Concession.
12:00-1:00pm Bob Burtch Bluegrass Band – Traditional Bluegrass from Seeley’s Bay/Cornwall/Kingston.
1:30-2:40pm Nick MacLean Quartet – Modern Jazz from Toronto.
3:00-4:10pm A Fellow Ship – Folk/Pop/Jazz/Funk/Soul from Toronto.
4:30-6:00pm Scotty James
Wandering Street Minstrels – Throughout downtown Westport.
1:00-5:00pm The Goat Steppers Parade Band
As well, this Friday, August 16th, join in on the Kick Off Party with THE STEADIES (feat. Earl Pereira of Wide Mouth Mason) Reggae/Pop/Funk from Saskatoon.
7:00-8:00pm Dinner & Music at The Cove
Booking essential. $60 + HST Buffet & Show (priority seating).
For more information please visit: https://westportartscouncil.com/portfolio/musicwestport-2019/