Town planning events for New Brunswick Day weekend - Jul. 31, 2014
A number of events will be taking place throughout the town during the New Brunswick Day weekend.
Saturday kicks off with the community breakfast at the Anglican church hall from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. There will be Ministerís Island tours from 9 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. and tours of the Old Goal and Charlotte County Courthouse from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
An 1812 historic walking tour will leave from the entrance to the Algonquin Resort at 11 a.m. while at noon the annual Katyís Cove Day event will get under way with beach and water activities until 5 p.m.
The Saint Andrews, Passamaquoddy and Rothesay Yacht Clubs will gather at 1 p.m. at the town wharf for the 32nd annual Algonquin Cup regatta then at 8 p.m. there will be a ghost walk also starting from the Algonquin Resort entrance.
The fifth annual antique and fine arts market will be held in Market Square Sunday from 9 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. and there will be tours of Ministerís Island from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
The annual Saint Andrews Arts Council Opera Workshop Benefit Concert will get under way at 4:30 p.m. in Kingsbrae Garden and there will be viewing for the Tim Isaac auction at the Algonquin Resort from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m.
The town will be presenting its Volunteer of the Year and appreciation awards at Sheriff Andrews House at 10 a.m. Monday and there will be a farmersí market from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
At the Wild Salmon Nature Centre in Chamcook from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. there will be a number of activities including crafts and games with fly tying for beginners at from 10 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
The Tim Isaac auction will get under way at 10 a.m. at the Algonquin Resort and Ministers Island tours will take place from 10 a.m. until 3:15 p.m.
Lucy the Ladybug will be celebrating her first birthday at Kingsbrae Garden from noon until 3 p.m. with childrenís activities, a magic show and treats.
From 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. there will be New Brunswick Day activities at the Fundy Discovery Aquarium with face painting, tattoos and crafts and from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. there will be a New Brunswick Day party at the Ross Memorial Museum with local refreshments, music and childrenís crafts.