Category Archives: Festivals

Artbits-December 27, 2018

The SAC Writer’s Group will meet. Young Tradition, Too Much, Cooper and Lavoie (twice), the Dale and Darcy Band, the Growlers, Chris and Erica, the Nobby Reed Project, and Justice have gigs. There is a Family Christmas Ball and Silver & Gold. New Year’s Eve celebrations include Highlight, First Night North, Last Night, and more. We have the news from Summer Sounds, St. Albans Community Arts, and Swanton Arts Council plus the galleries, the BFA Performing Arts Center, Church Street Sounds, the Opera House, Evenings with Vermont Treasures, Music at Grace, and our favorite restaurants and watering holes. Continue reading

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Artbits-December 13, 2018

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, Ilamae Lund’s Small Friend With Paws, the Holiday Market, and 2 Crafty are queued up. Gypsy Wind, Abby Sherman, the Buck Hollers, Myra Flynn, the Shane Murley Band, S.A.S., and Dark Horse perform. Calls for an art project, book award, and the Gabriel Prize. The 90 Second Newbery Film Festival concludes. Continue reading

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Artbits-November 29, 2018

Festival of Trees, the Enosburg Community Christmas Party, and the Festival of Lights Celebration. Towne Meeting has released a CD. A Watercolor Christmas Card Workshop. The SAC has a Board Meeting. 14th Star Movie Nights continue. Kylie Begnoche, Ourselves Alone, Nobby Reed, Bad Horsey, the Lloyd Tyler Band, Mark LeGrand and Sarah Munro, Scott Aaron Martell, the Community Christmas Concert, the Zeichner Trio, and Fiddleheads have gigs. Continue reading

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Artbits-September 13, 2018

The Harvest Festival has arts, music, food, and more. Michael Domina teaches, the Legion has crafts and vendors, the Farmers Market includes arts and crafts, and it is Paint Nite at Twiggs. The Mayor’s Photo Competition winners are on display.The Art Journaling Group meets. A six week French Songs Class begins. The Old Man Garage Band, Prof. Fairbanks, Poutine In Your Face, Va et Vient, the Growlers, Shake, Arthur James, Blue Rock Boys, Carmen Beaudoin Bombardier and Kim Chase, Atlantic Crossing, Jon Gailmor, Thunder Kittens, Chris & Erica, Carol Ann Jones solo and with and the Superchargers, Michael Hurley with Darren Hanlon, the Core Creative Coven, Son of a Gun, Bad Horsey, and Sean Jarvis all have gigs. Continue reading

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Artbits-August 23, 2018

Summer Sounds rawks with Jimmy T. The Swanton Arts Spectacular goes all day. Free Studio Fridays, a Paint & Sip, and Arts and Crafts. Nobby Reed, Carol Ann Jones, Chris and Erica, John Smyth and Jenn Croteau, Robin Gottfried, IncaHOOTS, Missisquoi Slim, Troy Millette and Dylan Gombas, Andre Maquera, Keeghan Nolan, James Thacker, MVU Music Alumni, , Mackenzie and Missisquoi, Nighthawk, Crazy Chase, Full Share, Barbie-N-Bones, Linda B and the Barncats, the Grassfed Boys, poet Sybil Smith, Celia Woodsmith, Sean Jarvis, Shake the Band all have gigs. Continue reading

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Artbits-August 16, 2018

Summer Sounds has a Farewell Party for Clare Byrne. There is a Youth Art Show, Quilting for Charity, a Writer’s Group, an Art Journaling Group, and a Grand Opening. Clare Byrne, Sawyer Brown, Southbound, the Nobby Reed Project, Jenni Johnson, Suzan Ambrose, Erin Cassels-Brown, Gold Tooth Guitar, Bardela, Chasing 440, Francesca Blanchard, Chris & Erica (twice), Rushmore, Barbie-n-Bones, PoJazz Live, the Old Man Garage Band, Justice, Carol Ann Jones, the Enosburg Town Band, the Hillside Bounders, Sean Jarvis, and No Left Turn perform. We have calls for artists. Continue reading

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