Monday, May 17, 2010

Big Week for Rockport Festivals!

Wednesday, May 19th at 7pm
Local author Paul St. Germain, part of the Author Series co-sponsored by Rockport Public Library & Toadhall Bookstore, with his book Twin Lights of Thacher Island, Cape Ann. Located at the Rockport Public Library.

Thursday, May 20th All Day
DineAround at Brackett's Oceanview Restaurant. This fundraiser is sponsored by the Inns of Rockport, with proceeds going to Rockport Festivals & the Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce. Enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner at the newly-renovated Brackett's Oceanview Restaurant in downtown Rockport knowing that 20% of the proceeds will go toward Rockport events.

Friday, May 21st from 5 - 7 pm
Art & Flowers Gala Reception at the Rockport Art Association. Enjoy the arrangements created by local floral designers and inspired by the paintings & photographs of RAA members. This is always a lovely event complete with wine and hors d'oeuvres. Proceeds from this ticketed event go toward supporting the RAA's educational programs. Located at the Rockport Art Association.

Friday, May 21st from 7 - 8 pm
Motif No. 1 on Film: The Kickoff to Motif No. 1 Day! Archival film footage from the collection of Mr. Pierce Sears, owner of Twin Lights beverages. This is a perfect way to begin Rockport's annual celebration of Motif No. 1. This event is free & open to the public. Stop by and enjoy some vintage images of Rockport on film as well as Twin Lights soda, sponsored by Twin Lights beverages & Dogtown Productions (with popcorn provided by the Rockport store R3 Sons). Located at the Old Firehouse Trust in downtown Rockport, near Dock Square.

Saturday, May 22nd: Motif No. 1 Day!

Check our Schedule of Events for a list of downtown activities. There is truly something for everyone: music, poetry, art (some to look at, some to create), kids' activities and more music. See you there!