Fundy Bay Festival this weekend.

August 4, 2010 at 12:00 pm Leave a comment

Another great festival for you to sink your teeth into this Saint John summer season!  The following is a list of this weekend’s events for the Fundy Bay festival:

THURSDAY AUGUST 5TH, 2010

Seniors Lunch At The Lake
Venue: Lily Lake Pavilion
11:30 am — 2:30pm
Ent: Debbie Harrity and Delbert Worden
$ 10.00 includes lunch and entertainment

ONE NIGHT/ONE WISH
Venue: The Blue Olive Nightclub
6:00 pm — 10:30pm
Fundraiser for Children’s Wish
Full Meal, Auction, Motivational Speaker
And Entertainer from Nova Scotia
Terry Kelly
$60.00 per person includes full meal, choice of sirloin tips, chicken or fish and the motivational speaking engagement and show.

Tangled Roots
Tangled Roots is a rich blend of blues, folk, country, R&B and a side of southern fried rock. Beautiful ballads to rockin’ country with a great mix of originals and classics.
Venue: The Brickhouse (formerly Cowboys)
30 Water Street, Uptown Saint John
9:00pm — 1:00am
$ 5.00 cover

Open Mic Night with Leo Darrah
Venue: Murray’s Pub ( West Saint John)
1490 Manawagonish Road
Do you sing or play an instrument. Then enjoy an open mic night with Leo Darrah.
9:00pm — 1:00am
No Cover Charge

Bonnie Ste – Croix from Vancouver
Venue: Opera Bistro
Fantastic entertainer from Vancouver. West comes East for your listening pleasure while you enjoy fine dining. Make your reservations early!
Start time 7:00pm — 10:00pm
No cover charge

FRIDAY AUGUST 6TH, 2010

Dave Myles
Dave Myles is a gifted guitarist with outstanding vocals; he is quickly gaining momentum as an artist and captures new fans with every performance.
Venue: Lily Lake Pavillion (Lily’s Café)
New Outdoor Patio
8:00pm — 11:00pm
No Cover Charge

Mardi Gras Cruise on the Voyageur II Tourboat
with the group “Freeride” On the Saint John River
Freeride plays classic rock/pop tunes that you love and listen too. They have met with great reviews from the staff and customers of the establishments that they have played and are being continously rebooked.
Venue: Voyageur II
7:00pm — 9:00pm
9:30pm — 11:30pm*
Leaves from Main Street Wharf, North End, Saint John
An evening of entertainment on the Saint John River aboard the Voyageur II.
$35 Cover. Snacks included.
*only if 1st show is sold out and we have a minimum of 50 people

Emerging Artists
A Night of Local Country Legends and Rising Stars
Venue: Branch #69 Legion
714 Wilson St., West Saint John
Young Country Emerging Artists along with older artists. Backup musicians such are Reg Gallant, Steve Lyons, Joyce Boone, Walter Prosser, Anna Marie Burke and Tim Wallace.
7:30pm — 10:30pm
$10.00 / person advance
$12.00 at the door

Emerging Artists
7 year old Chelsea Golding
14 year old Maddison Dupere
16 year old Allan Pye
21 year old Matt O’Connor

Rik Reese & Neon Highway
High energy and crowd pleasing, Rik Reese & Neon Highway bring festival goers to their feet and is one electric country act not to be missed.
Venue: The Brickhouse (formerly Cowboys)
$10 Cover
30 Water Street, Uptown Saint John
10:00pm — 2:00am

Dean Blackstone (Dan Cyr)
Venue: Noodles Lounge (Pizza Delight)
Pizza Delight, Grand Bay
109 River Valley Drive
9:00pm — 1:00am
No Cover Charge

The Suzie McNeil Maritime Tour
Suzie was the last woman standing on the pressure-filled Rock Star: INXS and has gained a wealth of experience singing back-ups for P!nk, a duet with Clay Aiken, being a featured vocalist on Buckcherry’s new release, starring in the Toronto production of We Will Rock You, and entertaining the troops in Afghanistan. Suzie’s song “Believe” has been featured on many network TV series.
Venue: The Blue Olive Nightclub
$ 20.00 advance $25.00 at the door
Starting at 9:00pm
Opening Act from Sussex Contrast (Six 14 year old boys)

SATURDAY AUGUST 7TH, 2010

Family Day in King Square
8:00 am — 4:00 pm
Venue: King Square (Uptown Saint John)

Visual Artists, Sculptors, Flea Market, Games,
Children show for 1 – 10 years of age featuring
Scotty and The Stars from Moncton
10:00am — 10:40am
Contrast – 6 piece band from Sussex 11:00am — 12:00am
Scotty and The Stars 12:15am — 1:00pm
Kristina Trites from Halifax N.S. 1:15pm — 2:00pm
Brad and Krista Trecartin 2:15pm — 3:15pm
Samantha Nickerson 3:30 pm — 4:00pm

 Debbie Harrity
An evening of entertainment on the patio with this great singer.
Venue: Lily Lake Pavilion (Lily’s Café) (Rockwood Park Saint John)
8:00pm — 11:00pm
On the Patio
No cover charge

Tom Noel and Friends
Having grown up in the era of Elvis and “Rock-N-Roll” stars, Tom has been playing rock for more years than he cares to count.
Venue: Dooly’s Grand Bay
3701 Westfield Road, Suite 104
(Sobey’s Mall, Grand Bay)
9:00 pm — 1:00 am
No Cover

Whitewater
This 5 piece band has been entertaining fans with their unique “Country Rock” sound that will delight both country and classic rock audiences alike.
Venue: The Brickhouse (formerly Cowboys)
30 Water Street, Uptown Saint John
9:00pm — 12:00am DJ dance 12:00 – 2:00am
$ 5.00

Kristina Trites from Halifax
Kristina is a singer-songwriter from Halifax, NS. She has travelled back and forth from her hometown of Halifax to Toronto, Ontario, working with some of Canada’s finest producers and songwriters, garnered interest both locally and across North America, showcased at CMW, Juno Fest, as well for record labels and music publishers.
Venue: Big Tide Brewing Company
Princess Street (Uptown)
NO COVER CHARGE
8:00pm — 11:00 am

Sidekick
Sidekick has maintained a fantastic local following, and are well respected in their community, as well as by fellow musicians.
Venue: Fish & Brew Pub
Westwind Place, West Saint John
10:00pm — 1:00am
No Cover Charge

Jared Lutes and InTandem (From Moncton)
Over the last ten years Moncton’s Jared Lutes and his Duo/Band ‘inTandem’ have cornered the party gig market in most of New Brunswick and northern Nova Scotia as the busiest and most versatile act around. A bilingual evening of French and English music.
Venue: The Blue Olive Nightclub
419 Rothesay Ave., East Saint John
French and English Music
9:00 pm — 1:00 am
Cover Charge $ 7.00

SUNDAY AUGUST 8TH, 2010

RHODA’S FLEA MARKET
8:00 am – 2:00 pm Entertainment at Exhibition Park for Rhoda’s Flea Market. Entertainment will be there for this time period inside the building. Singer/Songwriters Paul Evans and Roy Thomas Gray

For full details on this festival visit http://fundybayfestival.com/

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