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The 33rd Annual Gloucester Waterfront Festival This Weekend August 17 & 18

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Historic Stage Fort Park along

Gloucester Harbor will come alive with color, flavor and music for the

33rd Annual

Gloucester

Waterfront Festival

Saturday, August 17 & Sunday, August 18

9am to 6pm daily

Over 200 Juried Artists and Craftsmen from throughout the U.S. will display their unique American made creations, craft demonstrations, live musical entertainment, children’s activities plus delicious ethnic foods.
A pancake breakfast, famous Gloucester Seafood and a huge assortment of Antique Cars complete this

picture perfect Seaport event!

Are you ready for this?….  this is a big one folks!

Come on out and meet the Artisans … Exhibits include Fine Jewelry, Original Wildlife Art, Dolls, Custom Signs, Plush, Acrylic Sculpture, Tile, Pressed Flowers, Painted Antiques, Photography, Candles, Metal Sculpture,  Maps, Fiber Arts, Tapestry, Stained Glass, Vintage Chic, Scroll Work, Wood Burning, Slate, Scarves, Nautical Crafts, Aromatherapy, Pewter, Soaps, Wearable Art, Oil Paintings, Blown Glass,  Ornaments, Tide Clocks, Stone, Fleece, Calligraphy, Pet Gifts, Fragrance, Primitive and Folk Art, Tile, Stone, Candles,

Wire Mesh Buffalo by

Peter Robinson Smith

Mosaics, Wire Mesh, Stone, Candles, Stained Glass, Turned Wood, Basketry, Leather, Glass Chimes, “Sports” wear, Felting, Handbags, Walking Sticks, Accessories, Flags, Burl Wood,  & more. 

Ginger SargentCome and sample gourmet delights such as Herbal Dips, Tea,

Honey, Nuts, Home-made Fudge and Candies, Oils, Vinegars, Maple, Cannoli, Pickles, Hot Sauces, Slushy Mixes, Mustards & more.

Westminster WhimsyHebert Honey HerbalDips

Bring your appetite … Food Vendors include traditional American Fare and Lobster Rolls, plus Fried Dough with all the fixins, Fabulous Kettle Corn, Gourmet Lemonade, Trolley Dogs and Fresh Healthy Paninis, Guzpacho, Soups and more!

Live craft demonstrations include Basketry, Decorative Painting, Fiber Art, Red Work Sewing, Pottery, Tile Making, Leather Embossing & Acrylic Sculptures and more. 

The Rotary Club starts us off Saturday morning with their fabulous       Pancake Breakfast! From 7:30am to 10am

Lobster Bake

North Shore Old Car Club will display over 75 Antique or Vintage Autos on Sunday ….

The Gloucester Waterfront Festival runs from 9am to 6pm each day.

Handicap Accessible and friendly pets are welcome, on a leash. Sophia Puppy

Directions: From Route 128 North take Exit 14. 


Location:
Stage Fort Park, Hough Ave Gloucester

Admission is FREE! Rain or Shine. 

Free parking along Stacy Boulevard or at the High School. However, please note that there is fee to park  across the street at Beach Parking.

Free, live “family style” entertainment includes

Julie & Brownie Pirate Show, Mary Poppins Pops In,
51 Soul, All Hands Drumming,   

Just Like Newman

Some Links of Interest …

Exhibitor List … See who is in the Show!

Wow! This Event is awesome and bigger than ever!

Directions …

Stage Fort Park, Hough Ave, Gloucester, MA

Easy to find … From Route 128 North, take Exit 14 , follow to end. 

Weather … Festival goes on Rain or Shine … but it’s looking good!

Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce

Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce

Area info dining, shopping …

Keep the Party going at the Downtown Gloucester Block Party

On Saturday August 17 from 6pm to 11pm

Shop ~ Dine ~ Dance

A few photos from past years Waterfront Festival …

Crowds at GunstockGloucester Kids Area

Gloucester

For more information visit www.castleberryfairs.com

or call 603-332-2616

2012 Gloucester Waterfront Festival Live Community Blog Day II- Sunday

DAY II SUNDAY LIVE BLOG

The Mrs writes-

Tell people to look for the huge red balloon and they will find the tent

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Very proud of the hard work the girls and Brother in Law Barry and Beasly put in to making the GMG tent kick–ass.
We will be posting updated pictures all day long from the Gloucester Waterfront Festival.

If you wander down there snap a picture or two. if you are a vendor down there send in your photo in front of your booth and we will post it.  Send in your iphone/android phone pics from the waterfront festival to goodmorninggloucester@yahoo.com

If you don’t have a camera or the ability to take a picture head to our GMG booth(Booth 88) and Amanda will take your picture and send it in.

9am to 6pm each day

Where to Park?
Free parking along Stacy Boulevard or at the High School.
However, please note that there is small fee to park across the street at Beach Parking.

Directions … Stage Fort Park, Hough Ave, Gloucester, MA
Easy to find … From Route 128 North, take Exit 14, follow to end.
Weather … Held Rain or Shine! …and it’s gonna Shine!
Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce Area info dining, shopping…

Meet the Artisans at the Gloucester Waterfront Festival …


Christian Derobert submits-

. I thanked “Sista” Felicia. She made my grand kids happy campers with her recipe of the toasted Genoa Salami with crème fraîche. Every time they come to Gloucester I have to make that for them (5 and 3 Years Old)

Cheers

GMG

8:45AM Update From The Mrs- Things are Heating Up

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Homey’s Dominion – The Gloucester Waterfront Festival From Bill O’Connor

Hi Joey,

I saw Homey on Tablet Rock Saturday overseeing the Gloucester Waterfront Festival.

Enjoy!
~Bill O’Connor
North Shore Kid

Homeys-Dominion

We have a Saturday Winner ~ You could be the Sunday Winner!

Congratulations Lisa Clark.  You won 2 tickets to ORLEANS at Northshore Music Theatre plus 2 GMG killer mason jars.

Zip Line Kid picked the winner.  He’ll pick another winner tomorrow.  So come down to the Waterfront Festival between 9am and 6pm tomorrow and enter to win.  Remember, it’s FREE!

Gloucester Waterfront Festival August 18th and 19th–The Mrs and Sista Felicia Will Be Selling Their Killer Mason Jar Iced Teas, Look For Them

9am to 6pm each day

Meet the Artisans at the Gloucester Waterfront Festival …

Sponsored by the Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce

Where to Park?
Free parking along Stacy Boulevard or at the High School.
However, please note that there is small fee to park across the street at Beach Parking.

Directions Stage Fort Park, Hough Ave, Gloucester, MA
Easy to find … From Route 128 North, take Exit 14, follow to end.
Weather … Held Rain or Shine! …and it’s gonna Shine!
Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce Area info dining, shopping…

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Donna Ardizzoni photo

Click for the slideshow below-

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Featured TOP 20 SUMMER EVENT in Yankee Magazine!

Gloucester Image

Historic Stage Fort Park along Gloucester Harbor will come alive with color, flavor and music for the

32nd Annual

Gloucester

Waterfront Festival

Saturday, August 18 & Sunday, August 19

9am to 6pm daily

Over 175 Juried Artists and Craftsmen from throughout the U.S. will display their unique American made creations, craft demonstrations, live musical entertainment, children’s activities plus delicious ethnic foods.
A pancake breakfast, famous Gloucester Lobster and a huge assortment of Antique Cars complete this
picture perfect Seaport event!

Are you ready for this?….  this is a big one folks!

Come on out and meet the Artisans … Exhibits include Fine Jewelry, Original Watercolors, Pottery, Quilts, Silk & Dried Floral Arrangements, Wildlife Art, Dolls, Doll Clothes and Accessories, Custom Signs, Plush, Acrylic Sculpture, Tile,

Wire Mesh Buffalo by

Peter Robinson Smith

Pressed Flowers, Painted Antiques, Photography, Candles, Metal Sculpture, Intarsia, Carved Birds,  Maps, Fiber Arts, Tapestry, Stained Glass, Vintage Chic, Scroll Work, Wood Burning, Slate, Scarves, Nautical Crafts, Aromatherapy, Pewter, Soaps, Wearable ArtFrances Henderson, Oil Paintings, Blown Glass,  Ornaments,

Tide Clocks, Stone, Fleece, Calligraphy, Pet Gifts, Fragrance, Primitive and Folk Art, Mosaics, Wire Mesh, Stone, Candles, Stained Glass, Turned Wood, Basketry, Leather, Glass Chimes, "Sports" wear, Felting, Handbags, Walking Sticks, Accessories, Flags, Burl Wood, PVC Birds & more.

Come and sample gourmet delights such as Herbal Dips, Jams & Jellies, Honey, Nuts, Home-made Fudge and Candies, Oils, Vinegars, Maple, Pickles, Fruit Sauces, Wine Slushies, Cupcakes, Hot Sauces and more.

Ginger Sargent Westminster Whimsy Hebert Honey

Bring your appetite … Food Vendors include traditional American Fare and Lobster Rolls, plus Fried Dough with all the fixins, Fabulous Kettle Corn, Gourmet Lemonade, Brick Oven Pizza, Trolley Dogs and Fresh Healthy Paninis, Guzpacho, Soups, Crab Cakes and Cup Cakes!

Live craft demonstrations include Basketry, Decorative Painting, Fiber Art, Red Work Sewing, Pottery, Tile Making, Leather Embossing & Acrylic Sculptures.

The Rotary Club starts us off Saturday morning with their fabulous       Pancake Breakfast! From 7:30am to 10am

Lobster Bake

North Shore Old Car Club will display over 75 Antique or Vintage Autos on Sunday ….

The Gloucester Waterfront Festival runs from 9am to 6pm each day.

Handicap Accessible and friendly pets are welcome, on a leash. Sophia Puppy

Directions: From Route 128 North take Exit 14. 


Location:
Stage Fort Park, Hough Ave Gloucester

Admission is FREE! Rain or Shine.

Free parking along Stacy Boulevard or at the High School. However, please note that there is fee to park  across the street at Beach Parking.

Things To Do- Gloucester Waterfront Festival

Come and Celebrate the

Massachusetts Sales Tax Holiday Weekend …

at The 30th Annual

Gloucester Waterfront Festival

Gloucester Image Historic Stage Fort Park along

Gloucester Harbor will come alive with color, flavor and sound for the

30th Annual

Gloucester Waterfront Festival

this weekend

Saturday, August 14 & Sunday, August 15

9am to 6pm daily

A collection of over 175 Juried Artists and Craftsmen from throughout the U.S. will display their unique American made creations, craft demonstrations, live musical entertainment, children’s activities plus delicious ethnic foods. A pancake breakfast, famous Gloucester lobster and a huge assortment of Antique Cars complete this picture perfect Seaport event!

Are you ready for this?….  this is a big one folks!

Come on out and meet the Artisans … Exhibits include Fine Jewelry, Original Watercolors, Pottery, Quilts, Silk & Dried Floral Arrangements, Wildlife Art, Dolls, Pressed Flowers, Painted Antiques, Photography, Candles, Metal Sculpture, Intarsia, Carved Birds, Maps, Fiber Arts, Tapestry, Stained Glass, Music Boxes, Scroll Work, Wood Burning, Slate, Scarves, Nautical Crafts, Aromatherapy, Pewter, Native American Art, Soaps, Wearable Art, Oil Paintings, Blown Glass, Scrollwork Ornaments, Tide Clocks, Stone, Fleece, Calligraphy, Pet Gifts, Doll Clothes and Accessories, Custom Signs, Masks, Soft Sculpture, Primitive and Folk Art, Mosaics, Candles, Stained Glass, Turned Wood, Basketry, Leather, Glass Chimes, "Sports" wear, Felting, Handbags, Porch Swings, Accessories, Flags, Arbors, PVC Birds and more.

Live craft demonstrations include Basketry, Decorative Painting,  Woodworking,  Fine Art, Native American Art & Tile Making.

Stephen Willette Robert Rossell Lenny Novak

Come and sample gourmet delights such as Herbal Dips, Jams & Jellies, Honey, Roasted Nuts, Teas, Cheeses, Home-made Fudge and Candies, Oils, Vinegars, Maple, Pumpkin Seeds, Baked Goods, Hot Sauces and more.

Ginger Sargent Westminster Whimsy Saffies Bakery Hebert Honey

Bring your appetite … Food Vendors include traditional American, Greek and Cajun Cuisine plus Fried Dough with all the fixins, Gourmet Flavored Cotton Candy, Fabulous Kettle Corn, Outrageous Frozen Fruit Drinks, Home made Ice Cream, Trolley Dogs and Fresh Healthy Paninis, Guzpacho, Soups and Salads!

The Rotary Club starts us off Saturday morning with their fabulous       Pancake Breakfast!

Lobster Bake Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce hosts it’s

annual Lobster Fundraiser on Sunday!

North Shore Old Car Club will display over 75 Antique or Vintage Autos on Sunday ….

The Gloucester Waterfront Festival runs from 9am to 6pm each day.

Handicap Accessible and friendly pets are welcome, on a leash. Sophia Puppy

Directions: From Route 128 North take Exit 14. 

Location: Stage Fort Park, Hough Ave Gloucester

Admission is FREE! Rain or Shine.

Free parking along Stacy Boulevard or at the High School (quite a walk) However, please note that there is reduced fee ($10) to park across the street at Beach Parking.

Linda Peck

Free, live "family style" entertainment includes

Cirque Clown Linda Peck,

OP the Cyclops ,

Dick Kaplan & The Excellent Jazz Band, 

Classic Rock Duo Sullivan and Locke,            Classical Oasis, John Tercyak, Sergei Novikov,

John Burrows and the CocaBanana Band and more! 

Dick Kaplan

Coca Banana Band

The Gloucester Waterfront Festival is thrilled to welcome the following sponsors

Cabot Creamery will offer free samples of fantastic Vermont Cheeses!

Mott’s will be on site offering free samples of applesauce and juice!

Green Mountain Coffee will be on site offering free samples of coffee!

Willow Tree Poultry Farm .. Sampling Yummy Chicken Salad!

Tribe Hummus …. a delicious healthy treat with fun recipes!

Chicken of the Sea … Tuna in Gloucester? Nice try, but NO ….these folks are NOT sampling food but have a creative contest with fun prizes!

Some Links of Interest …

Exhibitor List Wow! This Event is awesome and bigger than ever!

Directions … Stage Fort Park, Hough Ave, Gloucester, MA

Easy to find … From Route 128 North, take Exit 14 , follow to end.

Weather … Perfect Waterfront Festival Weekend Weather!
Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce … Area info dining, shopping…

A few photos from past years Waterfront Festival …

gloucester crowds Old Car Club

Dick Kaplan Gloucester Kids Area

We hope to see you at the

30th Annual Gloucester Waterfront Festival 

Sponsored by the Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce

this weekend

August 14 & 15

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Terry Mullen

Castleberry Fairs & Festivals Gloucester

38 Charles Street

Rochester NH 03867

For more information visit www.castleberryfairs.com

or call 603-332-2616

Things To Do- Gloucester Waterfront Festival

from the Chamber of Commerce-

29th Annual Gloucester Waterfront Festival

Historic Stage Fort Park along Gloucester Harbor will once again blossom
into the colorful 29th Annual Gloucester Waterfront Festival on Saturday,
August 15 and Sunday, August 16, 2009.  A collection of over 150 Juried
Artists and Craftsmen from throughout the U.S. will display their unique
creations, live music, plus delicious ethnic foods. A pancake breakfast and
traditional New England Lobster Bake complement this picture perfect seaport event!

Exhibits include Fine Jewelry, Original Watercolors, Pottery, Custom Tile
Signs, Bird Houses, Quilts, Silk & Dried Floral Arrangements, Wildlife Art,
Dolls, Pressed Flowers, Painted Antiques, Photography, Candles, Metal
Sculpture, Intarsia, Carved Birds, Maps, Fiber Arts, Tapestry, Stained
Glass, Music Boxes, Scroll Work, Wood Burning, Slate, Scarves, Nautical
Crafts, Aromatherapy, Native American Art, Soaps, Wearable Art, Oil
Paintings, Blown Glass, Scrollwork Ornaments, Tide Clocks, Pewter, Stone
Lamps, Calligraphy,  Pet Goods, Doll Clothes and Accessories, Custom Signs,
Soft Sculpture, Primitive and Folk Art and more.

Come and sample an array of gourmet delights such as Herbal Dips, Trail
Mixes, Jams & Jellies, Honey, Dried Fruits,  Roasted Nuts, Salsa, Mustards,
Vinegar’s, Artisan Cheeses, Home-made Fudge and more.
Free live “family style” entertainment includes Puppeteers, Ragtime Jazz and
Maritime Music.  North Shore Old Car Club will display over 75 Antique Autos on Sunday.

The Gloucester Waterfront Festival runs from 9am to 6pm each day.  Handicap accessible and friendly pets on leashes are welcome.
Admission is free– rain or shine.  For more information call 978-283-1601.

Sponsored by the Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce 978-283-1601.