WAM Picks: Guitar god, gardening envy and burlesque!
If you're not going to Salmonfest, there's still lots to do!
Friday: Greek God of the Guitar — The Arts & Culture Centre, Wreckhouse International Jazz & Blues Festival and the Tombolo Multicultural Festival present two-time JUNO nomineePavlo live on stage at The Arts and Culture Centre, 8 p.m.
Saturday: Gardening Envy — The Second Annual Mystery Garden Tour at MUN’s Botanical Garden. It’s a like a treasure hunt for gardeners. Buy a "passport" for $25 at the Botanical Garden and get a map of the 12 participating gardens. From rare and exotic, to quaint cottage-style, this wide diversity of gardens is sure to amaze and inspire all garden enthusiasts.10 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Saturday: Risque Polar Bear Art — Performance artist Andrea Cooper unveils a new video/sound installation at Eastern Edge Gallery as part of the Sound Symposium. 5 p.m.
Saturday: Discover Diversity with the TOMBOLO Multicultural Festival hosts workshops on music, dance, food, arts and crafts on the lawn outside and inside the St. John’s Arts and Culture Centre, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Sunday: Shrew’d Shakespeare — Shakespeare by the Sea presents a free and open air production of the Bard’s controversial play The Taming of the Shrew in the northwest corner of Bannerman Park, Sundays and Mondays at 6 p.m. All outdoor shows take place weather permitting; if the weather looks iffy, a decision will be made 90 minutes before showtime and the group's voicemail will be updated accordingly at 709-722-7287.
Monday: Captain America on Water — The first Reel Downtown outdoor film screening is on the wall at the foot of Solomon’s Lane off Water Street Monday night withCaptain America: The Winter Soldier. The event will take place, weather permitting, at dusk.