Kimberley Kaleidoscope Arts & Culture Festival

Kimberley Kaleidoscope 2017

August 5-12, 2017

Kimberley Kaleidoscope Arts & Culture Festival provides a series of visual, performing, and literary arts events that link the August First Saturday community arts, culture and heritage celebration with the former Arts on the Edge arts festival, creating a 8-day arts & culture festival.

Area residents and visitors get the chance to see and/or participate in performances, exhibitions, demonstrations, and workshops in a variety of artistic events and activities.

Local, regional, and touring artists get the chance to showcase their work, to receive performance or instruction fees, or to sell their artworks.

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Program 2017

TUESDAY, AUGUST 1 – SATURDAY, AUGUST 26
Arts on the Edge Adjudicated Exhibitions
Tuesdays – Saturdays, 1:00 – 5:00 pm | Centre 64 Gallery

SATURDAY, AUGUST 5
East Coast Kitchen Party with “Cod Gone Wild”
Gate open: 5:00 pm | BBQ & local opening band 5:30 pm| Centre 64 Outdoor Concert Area
Free concert 7:00 pm, donations accepted | Bring your own chair/blanket | Dress for the weather

SUNDAY, AUGUST 6
Afternoon Tea & Chamber Music with “Freya”
Doors open: 2:00 pm, concert: 2:45 pm | Studio 64 | $20 adult (ages 19 & up), $15 youth (ages 18 & under)
Coffee, tea & pastries served

TUESDAY, AUGUST 8
*** SOLD OUT ***
Da-VIN-Ci Paint Night with artist Lori Joe

6:00 pm | Studio 64 | Light snacks served, 1 glass of wine & materials included | $35 + GST adults (ages 19 & up)

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 9
Breakwater in Concert

Doors open: 7:30 pm, concert: 8:00 pm | Studio 64 | Ticket $20 | No host bar
Tickets available at Centre 64: 250-427-4919 and online: eastkootenay.snapd.com

Plein Air Painting with local artists Elaine Rudser and Grant Smith
Wednesday & Thursday | 9am – noon | 2 days | $20 per day | Any medium and ability welcome

THURSDAY, AUGUST 10
*** CANCELED ***
Writers’ workshops with Jennifer Manuel
Author of “The Heaviness of Things That Float”

9:00 am – noon: 3 Steps to Developing a Strong Narrative Theme | 1:00 – 4:00 pm: Dissecting the Anatomy of a Scene Kimberley Public Library | Entry fee 1 workshop $50, 2 workshops $80 | Registration deadline: July 15

*** CANCELED ***
Author reading with Jennifer Manuel
7:00 pm: The Heaviness of Things That Float | Kimberley Public Library

Admission by donation

Plein Air Painting with local artists Elaine Rudser and Grant Smith
Wednesday & Thursday | 9am – noon | 2 days | $20 per day | Any medium and ability welcome
Tickets available at Centre 64: 250-427-4919 and online: eastkootenay.snapd.com

FRIDAY, AUGUST 11
Arts On The Edge Gala Reception & Live Auction

Doors open: 7:00 pm | Centre 64 Gallery & Studio 64 | Admission by donation

SATURDAY, AUGUST 12
Children’s Festival with Kiki the Eco Elf

11:00 am – 1:00 pm | Platzl Gazebo | Admission free | Games, crafts, face painting & photo booth

Kasandra Flamenco Ensemble
Doors open: 7:30 pm, performance: 8:00 pm | Centre 64 Theatre | $25 | No host bar
Tickets available at Centre 64: 250-427-4919 and online: eastkootenay.snapd.com

KIMBERLEY ARTS COUNCIL – CENTRE 64 | 64 DEER PARK AVENUE
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