Jul 2012

This Weekend: EP Heritage Fest, VT Brewers Fest, Westport Fine Arts And PVD Block Party

32nd Heritage Days Festival today through Sunday at the Pierce Athletic Complex, 201 Mercer St, East Providence, RI. It’s a four-day family oriented outdoor music and food festival featuring live performance by local, regional, national and international artists such as:  Richard Street’s Temptations; Uriah Heep; Little Paradise; Brother 2 Brother; Tribeca and Lucky Dog.  As well as ethnic music and dance, children’s activities, variety of vendors, midway, ethnic food, beer and wine. Check out EpHeritageDays.com for more.


Vermont Brewers Festival (www.vtbrewfest.com for tickets and info)

* 20th Anniversary of event

* Location: Waterfront Park in Burlington, VT

* Three sessions:  Friday, 7/20 from 5:30-9:30pm and Saturday, 7/21 from 11:30-3:30 and 5:30-9:30

Parker Harding Plaza, & Gorham Island in Westport, CT
Saturday, July 21: 10am to 7pm
Sunday, July 22: 10am to 5pm

Westport’s annual Fine Arts Festival is held in one of the most affluent communities in the country. Nestled along the picturesque Saugatuck River, the show is located in the quaint, downtown commercial district with some of the finest shopping and dining establishments within a commutable distance to New York City. Original artwork will be viewed by thousands of shoppers who reside in Westport year round as well as many summer residents who call this upscale beach community home during the month of July. With a long-standing tradition as an artistic community, the Westport Fine Arts Festival remains a highlight on the calendars of collectors from New England and Manhattan each year. Glass, Ceramics, Fiber, Jewelry, Wood and Digital Art will debut at this summer festival along with traditional mediums of Painting, Watercolor, Photography, Scultpure, Drawing, Printmaking, Mixed Media. Visit Westportfineartsfestival.com for more.

The Electric Six Block Party this Sunday from 4-10pm on Richmond Street out front the PVD Social Club featuring: TRIANGLE FOREST! PSYCHADELIC CLOWN CAR, SATELLITES FALL, MIGHTY TINY, SOMA NOVA
TICKETS: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/245291