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    Amos the Transparent graced the stage and despite the rain, their Indie Folk Rock attracted a crowd of fans. (Photo by Patricia Leboeuf, Petawawa Post)

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    Jackson and Isabella Kenol make tiny canoes out of birch bark. (Photo by Patricia Leboeuf, Petawawa Post)

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    The festival gave visitors the opportunity to learn to drum. (Photo by Patricia Leboeuf, Petawawa Post)

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    Leah Weiss enjoys a cupful of Beautiful Morning, produced by the Laurentian Brew Kombucha Company. (Photo by Patricia Leboeuf, Petawawa Post)

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    AWE Yoga offered different classes and demonstrations, the most creative of which was paint yoga where people where given a canvas and paint and used their bodies to create a masterpiece. Quinn Coyle and Erin Norris show off their artwork. (Photo by Patricia Leboeuf, Petawawa Post)

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    Yoda the northern dog enjoyed the fun while advertising the Ontario SPCA 2018 Friends for Life! Walk, held on Sept. 22. (Photo by Patricia Leboeuf, Petawawa Post)


 

 


Get to the Point Beach Festival

By Patricia Leboeuf

Posted on Thursday October 4, 2018


The inaugural Get to the Point Beach Festival helped welcome newcomers to the area by showcasing a local gem: the Petawawa Point. Held on Aug. 25, the new festival drew many attendees who enjoyed a variety of activities including live music featuring Ty Hall, Amos the Transparent and Craig Cardiff as well as vendors, drumming, a fire show, paint yoga, a ukulele class, games and crafts and much more.