STEWIACKE – Rhubarb will be the name of the game as the Town of Stewiacke hosts the 12th annual Ravenous Rhubarb Festival.
The festival is chock-full of events June 7 to 9, with the schedule below.
- 6-9 p.m., Whistlers Pub – A Rhubarb Jam, featuring Johnny & Jamie, Vince Smith, Larry Rhindress, Jim Brown, Eric Bowers, Darren Howes, Pat Hickey and Charlie Leights; collecting donations for the Shumilacke food bank
- 8-10 a.m. – Breakfast at the Stewiacke Legion
- 10 a.m. – Rhubarb Muffin Baking Contest at the Stewiacke Foodland – rules and entry forms can be picked up at Foodland
- 11 a.m.-1 p.m. – Air, Sea and Animals…….What’s happening at the community centre? Go check it out.
- 1:30 p.m. – Put on your apron and whip up something incredible at the amazing chef contest at the Stewiacke Library (school aged children)
- 4-6 p.m. – Stewiacke Baptist Church is hosting their annual Ham and Salad Supper with rhubarb desserts – $12 per adult, 6-12 $5, and under 5 free.
- 9 p.m. – Karaoke at Whistlers.
- 9 a.m.-3 p.m. – 12th Annual Flaunt and Flash Car Show at Mastodon Ridge. Come early and enjoy the wide variety of cars on display.
- 4:30-6:30 p.m. – Rhubarb-themed Dinner at the Legion. Proceeds to the “Barking Lot” Dog Park.