The West End’s annual 12th Street Music Festival is coming up on Sunday, August 1, and will feature free live music from local bands on two stages, children’s entertainment, displays by local businesses & community groups and events for kids and adults.
Bands will include:
- Mike Van Eyes
- Mojo Stars
- Maffie & Crew
- Real Canadian Rock Band
- Really Rod
According to festival organizers, highlights will include:
- Kiwanis salmon BBQ
- All Star Wrestlers (get an autograph!)
- Wine tasting
- Doggy wash.
- Kidz Zone
- Martial Arts Demonstration
- AM 650 live radio broadcast from the street.
- Car show
- Dunk tank
“It’s going to be fun for everyone,” said festival coordinator John Ashdown in a media release. “We have a great line-up of entertainment, exhibits, events and a wide variety of foods.”
During the festival, 12th St. will be closed between 6th and 8th Ave., and there will be booths stretching all the way up from Stewardson to 10th Ave.
After the festival, there will be a wind-up party at the Terminal Pub at the foot of 12th St., from 4-8pm.
- WHAT: 12th St. Festival
- WHEN: Sunday, August 1, 2010, from 11am – 4pm
- WHERE: 12th St. in New Westminster, between Stewardson and 10th Ave.