Georgetown Summer Days 2018
“Getting Groovy In The G”
Wednesday July 18
CAR RALLY- 6PM
Start location Holland College
A scavenger hunt in your car. Set your pedometer and follow the clues. This is such a fun event for the whole family with great prizes.
SHIMMY SHAKE CHILDRENS DANCE- 7:30PM
Sponsored by What’s The Scoop?
Location: Three River Sportsplex
Kids grab your hippie beads, some tie dye and those bell bottoms for a dance party that really grooves with DJ Seth.
Thursday July 19th
HOME RUN DERBY & BBQ
Sponsored by Georgetown Fire Department
Location: Jimmy Carroll Memorial Field
Are you a homerun hitter? Let us see what you got.
Winner receives all the monies collected
Youth 5-6pm Fee $5 Adult 6-7pm Fee $10
STRAWBERRY SOCIAL 6PM
Sponsored by Edens Gate
Location: AA Macdonald Memorial Gardens
Nothing says summer quite like fresh PEI strawberries. Bring a lawn chair, sit back in our beautiful Gardens and enjoy the musical talents of the Georgetown Baptist Church.
TYE DYE STATION 6PM
Location: Beside the Kings Playhouse back deck
It’s time to get creative, please bring a item from home and take advantage of our tye dye supplies. We look forward to seeing your creations as the week goes on. Let’s get funk Georgetown.
FAMILY MOVIE “HERBY THE LOVE BUG”
Sponsored by Eastern Graphic
Location: The Kings Playhouse Theatre
Whether you’re revisiting this classic character or experiencing him for the first time Herbie never disappoints. Also who doesn’t love free popcorn!!
GHOST WALK AT DUSK
Sponsored by Kings Playhouse
A walking tour of historical Georgetown full of folklore and mysterious events
FRIDAY JULY 20TH
CHOCOLATE BAR BINGO – 6PM
Sponsored by W&R Fisheries and Whites Fabrication
Location: Georgetown Elementary School
Who doesn’t love Chocolate Bar Bingo! This is a popular event so come early to get your seat. Bring your own chocolate bars or purchase them there. The fee is 10 chocolate bars for 13 games.
SATURDAY JULY 21ST
2018 GEORGETOWN SUMMER DAYS PARADE 11AM
Sponsored by Provincial Credit Union- Montague, Aqua Bounty, Maritime Electric, Aspin Kemp& Associates.
This years parade theme we are diving back to the 60’s and “Getting Groovy In The G” not want to miss this years parade, we have all our bases covered from a pipe and drum band to Volkswagen Bugs and everything in between you will want a good seat for this one. The parade will start at the Holland College and end at our Carnival grounds at West Street Beach. Let’s see your Tye Dye folks!
CARNIVAL 12-2 PM
Sponsored by Morley Annear, Kings County Construction, Pharmasave, Lawton’s Drugs
Location West Street Beach
Tokens: 25 cents
Live Music provided by the organizers of Cloogaroo Folk Festival, carnival games, petting zoo, face painting, prize bingo and a dunk tank are just a few of the activities you will find at the Carnival. See you at the Beach!!
ADULT DANCE FEATURING “THE DONNYBROOKS” 10-2PM
Location: Three Rivers Sportsplex
The Donnybrooks are a Nova Scotia based band that has become a fan favorite here in Georgetown. The band’s easy going versatility and impressive musical talents will have you dancing all night!!
SUNDAY JULY 22ND
GEORGETOWN 5K &10K PRESENTED BY PEI MARATHON 9AM
Registration begins at 8pm
Location: Georgetown Elementary
5k Walk/Run $20
10 Walk/Run $25
Register online at http://peimarathon.ca/georgetown
PANCAKE BREAKFAST 9AM-1PM
Location: Eden’s Gate
FAMILY YOGA 1PM
Sponsored by Wenmarb Yoga Studio
Location: West Street Beach Bandstand
Join us as Yoga instructor Christine Lewis guides us thru a yoga session that will be fun for all ages. Bring your own mat or blanket please.
SEA GLASS HUNT 4PM
Sponsored by Tranquility Cove Adventures
A fan favorite, come search the sands of Parkers Point for sea glass. You may even win a prize if you’re lucky. Rumor has it some special lady bug rocks have washed upon our shores. How many can you find?
SUMMER DAYS FINALE 7PM
Location: West Street Beach Bandstand
Featuring music by Phase II
Presentation of 2018 Georgetown Award and Super Nova Youth Award
2018 Best Biscuit Baker Competition
Do you think you make the best biscuits in the town? Let us be the judge. Contact Peggy King for the details 902-969-0892.
Come have a taste and vote throughout the finale.
FIREWORKS AT DUSK PRESENTED BY FIRE IN THE SKY PRODUCTIONS
Sponsored by Town Of Georgetown, Clory Construction