It’s going to be a fun Homecoming weekend! The weather will be spectacular. There will be lots to do around town and it’s just generally going to be a great time!
NOTE: I just checked the bcwildfire website and the fire danger rating is forecast to reach extreme from the 4th (Saturday) onwards. BE CAREFUL AT CAMPSITES AND IN THE BACK COUNTRY. CAMPFIRE BANS *MAY* BE IMPOSED I WILL UPDATE THIS MESSAGE IF THEY ARE.
Also On Saturday it is THE 100th BIRTHDAY celebration of the beautiful church on ARGYLE ST now called Char’s Landing. Pop in and say hi to Char and check out the live music, food and drinks she’ll have there and that will be happening all over Argyle all day!
Saturday, August 4th, 9am-late, City Block Party & Char’s Landing 100th Birthday
9am-1pm Artists Demonstrating Gale Cyr, Cynthia Bonesky, Dorothy Jarvis, Gordon Dick, Tamas Zalatnai, Rob Gentleman
9am-1pm Heritage Building Open House Char’s, City Hall, Paramount, Capitol, former Post Office
11am Char’s Landing 100th Birthday Cake cutting
1pm-4pm youth open mic on Argyle Street with Misha Monroe
5pm-9pm open mic on Argyle Street with Barry Bruyere and Marilyn HarperSmith
9pm-11pm dance on Argyle Street to Rock n Roll with Cruise Control
9am-late V.I. Fries breakfast, lunch, dinner
1pm-late Licensed Lounge for AV Transition Town Society fundraiser.
*** Ride free on BC Transit buses all day ***
Here is everything else that is happening! There are four posters below! Don’t miss any. 🙂
Oh and if you’re “coming home” for the weekend make sure you Register with the Chamber of Commerce to get a savings booklet on a bunch of businesses around town.