Celebrate Gloucester Sponsored by National Grid is the first ever concert and
celebration on the I4-C2 property at 65 Rogers Street, recently purchased by the
City of Gloucester.
Grammy-award winning national recording artists will join local legends in a
celebration of music, local food and the working waterfront to kick off Gloucester’s
Net proceeds will be donated to The Gloucester Fund earmarked for downtown
revitalization. The Gloucester Fund will award grants based on input from the
public. Beginning next week, anyone can nominate an existing project or charity
dedicated to revitalizing downtown Gloucester. Go to CelebrateGloucester.com and
complete the Nomination Form. Beginning September 1st, people can vote for their
favorite project or charity. Voting ends September 30th. The Gloucester Fund will
divide the proceeds equally among the top 3 vote-getters.
Much of the costs are being covered by National Grid, BirdsEye, the Gloucester
Daily Times and our supporting sponsors BankGloucester, Circle Consulting, M.B.T.
Electric and RMD, Inc. These generous donors make it possible for more proceeds
to be available for The Gloucester Fund. A few sponsorships are still available.
Sponsors will be heavily promoted in traditional and new media.
Grammy-Award winning Charles Neville of the Neville Brothers will join local singer,
Henri Smith and his band New Orleans Friends and Flavours.
National recording artist Roomful of Blues “swings as convincingly as it rocks”
(Washington Post) and “makes for a rollicking good time” (Chicago Sun Times).
Several of Gloucester’s best local musicians – details TBA.
Fresh Local Food & Seafood Throwdown with Local Celebrity Chefs
Local lobstermen will offer lobsters to be cooked and eaten at the concert. Local
restaurants and vendors will provide an array flavors for sale to concertgoers.
Popular local chefs will compete in a Seafood Throwdown cooking a mystery fish
selection provided by local fishermenGeneral Admission Tickets are $15. VIP Packages are available for $95. VIP
Packages include exclusive access to the VIP tent, meet & greet with performers
free on-site parking, free food, and a few surprises. Tickets are available on-line at
CelebrateGloucester.com and will be available at various Gloucester locations soon.
Gymnastic & Cheerleading Summer Rec Programs at the YMCA!
Ages: Varied, see below
Session Length: One week, Monday-Friday
Session 6 Gymnastic Coed, ages 6-11- July 26th0 30th
9 Cheer-Fit Coed. age-13-17 August 16-20th
10 Gymnastic Coed, ages 6-11 August 23rd-27th!
Time: 9:00am-12:00 Noon
Our trained and experienced staff will help your child realize thier potential while participating in this fun-filled week. Camp will also include time in our pool!
Location: Cape Ann YMCA Program Director: Katy Milne, 978.283.0470 , firstname.lastname@example.org