Performing a mix of blues, soul, and rock n’ roll music with a beautifully distinctive sound of their own. It was a great night to show up with your dancing shoes on to enjoy the evening indoors or on the patio.
On a hot Friday August 2nd, there was plenty to see and do on Gerrish St in downtown Windsor. More merchants and vendors than one could count from downtown Windsor and beyond were out in force on the start of the long weekend. The WBES Street Fair featured bounce castles and a street-friendly train for the the children. Photos of the days activities can be seen in the gallery below.
The Windsor Regional High School Class of 1976 will be getting together this summer celebrating 40 years since their last year’s at the school.
Committee members have been meeting over the past several months coordinating plans for their events taking place over the Avon River Days weekend.
Committee members working to organize this year’s reunion include:
- Kathie Watts (Phillips),
- Janice Leck (Nelson),
- Janet Lowe (Dill),
- Jeff Norman,
- Brenda Trinacty (Lynch) and
- Mike Trinacty.
The committee is hoping to source all of their classmates and to follow their organization of event you can join their Facebook site at: ‘Class reunion WRHS 76‘.
Email can also be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Avon River Days 2014 News Stories
Aug 3, 2014
Positive comments pour in for Windsor’s revamped summer festival by Ashley Thompson, The Hants Journal, “Volunteers leading the charge behind the first Avon River Days festival in Windsor and West Hants wanted to give locals something fun to do for the Natal Day weekend.” more…
Aug 2, 2014
Avon River Days parade celebrates region by Ashley Thompson, The Hants Journal, “The rain held off long enough for the first Avon River Days parade to roll through downtown Windsor Aug. 2.” more…
Aug 1, 2014
Avon River Days kicks off long weekend of fun in Windsor, by Ashley Thompson, The Hants Journal, “Avon River Days is off to a good start.” more…
May 20, 2014
Windsor’s summer festival renamed Avon River Days by Carole Morris-Underhill, The Hants Journal, “Although it wasn’t a unanimous decision, the committee working to ensure a summer festival will happen in Windsor this year has settled on a name.” more…
May 12, 2014
Windsor’s popular summer festival being rebranded to embrace county, by Carole Morris-Underhill, The Hants Journal, “Residents will no longer have to contend with the mouthy moniker that was Windsor-West Hants Summer Fest to describe the area’s once wildly-popular Natal Day weekend festival. But they also won’t have the chance to see the festival return to its Sam Slick Days roots either.” more…