Attractions & Entertainment
The MRLC 2019 Rock & Gem Show. Come out to see all the displays of rocks, minerals and gems natural, sliced, thru polished and what can be made with them. Fun for the whole family. Spin n Win, make a rock craft, try polishing a stone. Take part in an Auction with special ones just for kids, buy a geode and have it cut open to see the treasure inside, watch demonstrations of carving and many aspects of jewelry making. 2 levels, many vendors. You will find that everyone working at the show enjoys sharing information all about rocks.
Admission is by donation, door prizes every hour. Plus Buy raffle tickets for some amazing prizes by local lapidary artisans.
The bustling boulevards of Wesbrook Village will be alive with family-friendly activities during the community’s annual community festival on Saturday, September 8. This special event promises fun for all ages: young families, students and adults alike. Shoppers can enjoy a sidewalk sale where local retailers and artisans will showcase new products with interactive games and contests. For the young at heart, the Wesbrook Village Festival also features a kids zone, complete with face-painting fun, craft tables, bouncy castles and more. Don’t miss the performances on the TD Canada Trust Entertainment Stage. We’re bringing in Will’s Jams, Dr Strangelove Band, various UBC entities, and many more. TD will also be having their GRAND OPENING during the Festival, so don’t miss out. And of course, what beats a FREE BARBECUE?
Date: Saturday, September 8st, 2018
Time: 10:00AM – 4:00PM
Location: Norman MacKenzie Square, Wesbrook Village
Event link: http://www.discoverwesbrook.com/posts/wesbrook-village-festival-2018-the-party-of-the-year