Category Archives: Sackville

Jan Peacock Artist Talk & Studio Visits in Sackville

The Visiting Artist Program Presents Jan Peacock for an Artist Talk on Monday March 2, 2015 beginning at 7:30 pm, at the Owens Art Gallery, 61 York Street, in Sackville, NB. Admission is free and all are welcome. The Artist Talk will be followed by a reception at Thunder & Lightning, 23 Bridge Street, Sackville. As part of the Visiting Artist… Continue Reading

The Damon Fowler Band in Sackville

Sackville Winterfest and the Tantramarsh Blues Society (TBS) present The Damon Fowler Band from Florida on Saturday, January 31st, from 9 pm at George’s Roadhouse. Tickets are $15 in advance (at Ducky’s) and $20 at the door. A Special Student Price of $10 will be offered at the door with ID required. After spending much of the past year touring with the band Southern… Continue Reading

Artists’ Call for Submissions

  The Sweetest Little Thing is the annual fundraising event hosted by the Owens Art Gallery and Struts Gallery & Faucet Media Arts Centre in Sackville, NB. This Valentine’s Day, Friday February 14th marks the 15th anniversary of the Sweetest Little Thing. Artists who have had some relationship with the Owens or Struts & Faucet, including… Continue Reading

Culture Days are Here!

Culture Days are finally here! New Brunswickers are ready to celebrate arts and culture! Celebrations begin today and take place throughout the weekend. Culture Days 2013 is a Canada-wide celebration of arts and culture. Fun for everyone New Brunswickers will have the opportunity to take in collective creations, dance and percussion workshops, behind the scene… Continue Reading

SappyFest Rescue Mission Gets Help from Picaroons

Despite being overwhelmingly acclaimed by all in attendance, SappyFest VIII put the organization in financial trouble. Facing a deficit of over $15,000, the festival’s organizers have put together a crowd-sourcing concept that will let them pay off their debts as well as offering fans a piece of the festival’s history; SappyForever, a 160 page hard-cover… Continue Reading

SappyFest Rescue Mission

SappyFest was just an idea in early 2006. Two hundred and fifty people showed up for that idea and those 250 people made SappyFest, the little independent music festival produced annually in Sackville, New Brunswick, a reality. Now SappyFest is looking for 250 people to come together and support the idea of SappyFest again. This… Continue Reading

Culture Days Countdown Begins

Culture Days Countdown is On! The countdown is on to Culture Days 2013, a Canada-wide celebration of arts and culture! The New Brunswick Culture Days Committee will hold a Celebration Launch on Saturday August 17th from 1 to 3 pm at Kings Landing Historical Settlement in order to build up the momentum towards Culture Days.… Continue Reading

Cynthia Naggar Joins Struts/ Faucet Team in Sackville

Struts Gallery & Faucet Media Art Centre in Sackville, NB are pleased to welcome the newest member of their team, Cynthia Naggar. Joining them from Montreal, Cynthia will participate in a one-year internship as a Technical Associate, and will be leading workshops in media art including Arduino microcontrollers, basic electronics, and computer programming software. She… Continue Reading

All Welcome to Drama with Don Reading & Discussion

The Playwrights Atlantic Resource Centre (PARC) invites one and all to Drama with Don, a reading and discussion with renowned regional playwright and author Don Hannah. He will read anecdotes of local and regional history from his upcoming memoir Missing the Zeitgeist, followed by a discussion on his writing and inspiration. The evening will take… Continue Reading