June 23 - 24
Wolfe Island Festival of the Arts:
The Wolfe Island Festival of the Arts—programmed by Swim Drink Fish ambassador Dave Bidini—will feature 2-days of literature, music, and spoken word in the heart of the Great Lakes. The Wolfe Island Festival of the Arts (June 23 - 24th) will launch Lake Ontario Waterkeeper’s Kingston & Wolfe Island Culture Festival (June 23 - August 12) in celebration of Great Lakes Voices.
June 23 | Opening Ceremony - The General Wolfe Inn | 5PM
Opening Ceremonies take place at the General Wolfe Inn’s Outdoor Patio at 5PM. Speakers include: Waterkeeper Mark Mattson; Terri-Lynn Brennan; Sophie Kiwala, MPP; Dennis Doyle, Frontenac Islands Mayor; Peter Stroud, Deputy Mayor of Kingston; with a reading by Poet Liz Howard.
June 23 | Music Showcase - Wolfe Island Grill | 7:30PM
The Friday evening Music Showcase follows the festival opening ceremony and will feature performances by:Motion & DJ L’Oqenz, Marker Starling, and Dan Bern.
Tickets are $10 and can be purchased in advance www.waterkeeper.ca/store. Tickets will also be available at the door (cash only).
June 24 | Lit Fest - Brophy’s Point, Wolfe Island
The Lit Fest has been cancelled due to weather and unforeseen circumstances.