CANDI'S CANDLES WILL BE AT THE
SUNDAY AUGUST 2ND
10AM – 5PM
AT WALNUT BEACH IN MILFORD, CT
FREE FAMILY FUN AT
WALNUT BEACH INCLUDES
LIVE MUSIC- RACE- ARTS VENDORS
11th ANNUAL WALNUT BEACH ARTS FESTIVAL SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
7am Registration opens for the Walnut Beach 5k ice cream run
Join us at the Walnut Beach Pavilion to register for the 3rd annual Walnut Beach 5K Ice Cream Run. Free ice cream for every runner/walker. There’s a free kid’s run at 8am.
Where: Walnut Beach Pavilion
8am Kids race begins
8:30 Walnut Beach 5k begins*
10am Festival officially opens. The winner of the
Wall of Art contest is unveiled*
The student art contest, now in its 11th year invites the winner of best in show to paint a mural to be added to our wall of art. Come see this year’s winner as well as murals from past festivals.
Where: The Walnut Beach Green
@ Viscount & Broadway
10;30 Antique car parade down Viscount Drive
10:30-11:30 Kookeeukie Ukulele Band performs on the green.
The Southern Connecticut Kookeeukie Ukulele Band plays at festivals and farmer’s markets throughout the state. Family favorite music with a Hawaiian flair.
Rock &Roll under the Walnut Beach Pavilion
Sponsored by Milford Bank. Free
Noon William Brill
Master carver William Brill demonstrates the art of wood carving and you are invited to participate. Free
Where On the Green across from the Walnut Beach Pavilion
1 PM Tour Stowe Farm*
The Stowe Farm was acquired by the City of Milford with the intention of transforming it into an artist consortium and teaching barn. Take a tour and see the plans for this exciting project. Meet at Firehouse Gallery. Free.
The Firehouse Gallery is located at Monroe and Naugatuck Avenue
2 PM James Dongweck
James Dongweck is the auther of The Dragon’s Court and The Uncross-able Canyon. Mr. Dongweck will read excerpts from his work and free books will be available while supplies last, a donation from Devon Rotery. Free
Where The Children’s Art Area on the Green
3pm Kristen LaViola
Kristen LaViola, the owner/founder of of Manifest Beads in Milford will demonstrate the art of jewelry making. Where: On the Green across from the Walnut Beach Pavilion
3pm – 5 pm THE ELWOODS Location A
The ELWOODS have been around since 2001, playing a nice mix of classic rock and blues under the Walnut Beach Pavilion