Culture Days in Amherstburg
Date: September 30th, 10:00 am - October 1st, 5:00pm
Venue: Downtown Amherstburg and Fort Malden NHS
SEPTEMBER 30 and OCTOBER 1 – Enjoy Culture Days in Amherstburg: Saturday from 10am-5pm and Sunday from 10am-4pm. Downtown becomes a cultural adventure with music, market, art demos and hands-on activities for the kids. Stroll through the Kings Navy Yard Park and be inspired by local artists, or become one.
Paired with these artistic demonstrations is the Rendezvous 2017. Experience early French-Canadian and Aboriginal culture that was prevalent in Essex County through the 18th century. Visitors can taste period cooking; see crafts, presentations and demonstrations relating to the iconic fur trade. Featuring canoes, Montreal boats and other period vessels recreating an historic Rendezvous.
The Gibson Art Gallery will feature the Canada 150 juried Art Exhibit.
For the full itinerary visit https://www.amherstburg.ca/en/discover/rendezvous-itinerary.aspx.