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Cape Breton Post - - Johnny Miles -

Thurs­day, Au­gust 3rd

9 AM- Doll Car­riage and Bike Pa­rade: Lo­cated at the Royal Cana­dian Le­gion, Branch 008.

10 AM- Kite Mak­ing: Lo­cated at the Princess Fam­ily Cen­ter, pre-regis­tra­tion re­quired. Please call (902) 549-0087.

11 AM - 3 PM- Jail and Bail: Is­sue a war­rant for some­one’s ar­rest re­quir­ing them to raise “Bail money” in or­der to be re­leased. Pro­ceeds go to­wards John­ston Cres­cent Youth Cen­ter and the Sydney Mines Com­mu­nity Polic­ing Of­fice. Con­tact (902) 565-5828, for fur­ther in­for­ma­tion.

1 PM- Cana­dian 150 Work­shop: Join us at the Martha Hol­l­lett Me­mo­rial Li­brary, for an hour of fun and crafts to help cel­e­brate Canada’s 150th Birth­day. Pre-regis­tra­tion re­quired, please con­tact the li­brary at (902) 736-3219 to reg­is­ter.

2-4 pm - Touch a Truck - Head down to the Sydney Mines Vol­un­teer Fire Depart­ment to be able to take a look at the fire trucks and say thank you to our fire­men for the great job they do!

6:00 PM- Pa­rade Line Up: Lo­cated on Shore Road, Sydney Mines.

6:30 PM- Pa­rade: The pa­rade will form on Shore Road, turn left onto Main Street, turn­ing left onto McKay Street, and then left into Holy Fam­ily Par­ish park­ing lot where the pa­rade will dis­perse. To reg­is­ter an en­try please call 902-549-0087.

Of­fi­cial Open­ing and Cake Cut­ting/ Canada 150 Cel­e­bra­tion: Af­ter the Pa­rade join us at the Holy Fam­ily Par­ish Hall to help us of­fi­cially open the 15th an­nual Johnny Miles Fes­ti­val and cel­e­brate Canada 150. Pa­rade awards will be pre­sented at this time.

Fri­day, Au­gust 4th

9 AM- Johnny Miles An­nual Track and Field: Head down to the Pitt Street walk­ing track and sign up for our 9th An­nual Kids Track and Field to en­cour­age phys­i­cal ac­tiv­ity, and have fun while do­ing it. Event be­gins at 10 AM.

2 - 4 PM Kids Fest: Lo­cated at the Sydney Mines and District Com­mu­nity Cen­ter. The cost is $1.00. En­joy a fun filled af­ter­noon for the whole fam­ily.

7 - 9 PM- Kids Karaoke: Lo­cated at the Princess Fam­ily Cen­ter, Sydney Mines. Mu­sic by Jok­ers Wild Entertainment. Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.

10 pm - 2 am - The Un­der­ground - Fea­tur­ing Entertainment by the Stone Chasers.

Satur­day, Au­gust 5th

9 AM- Johnny Miles Me­mo­rial 5k Road Race Regis­tra­tion: Join us at the John J. Nu­gent Fire­man’s Cen­ter on El­liot Street, Sydney Mines, and sign up for our premier event. Regis­tra­tion is $10.00. For fur­ther in­for­ma­tion please con­tact Kim Ride­out at 902-574-3773.

10 AM- The 29th An­nual Johnny Miles Me­mo­rial 5k Road Race: Run­ners will par­tic­i­pate in our an­nual 5k race to the fin­ish.

2 - 4 PM- 13th An­tique Car and Bike Show: Lo­cated on Main Street, Sydney Mines across from Robin’s Donuts. This is a free event and awards will be pre­sented to the best cars and bikes. Do­na­tions for the Food Bank will be ac­cepted.

8 PM- Sydney Mines Se­niors and Pen­sion­ers Dance: Entertainment by R&B Coun­try.

Sun­day, Au­gust 6th

1 - 4 PM- Se­niors Lun­cheon: Please join us in at­tend­ing our an­nual lun­cheon at the Sydney Mines Se­niors and Pen­sion­ers Club. En­joy an af­ter­noon of entertainment, great food, and prizes!

7 - 8 PM- Ca­per Con and Underworld LARP Cape Bre­ton: Guild­house Tem­pest Grove: En­joy a fun and in­ter­ac­tive event for the chil­dren. Lo­cated at the Pitt Street Ball Field.

7 - 10 PM- Clos­ing Con­cert: Lo­cated at the Pitt Street Ball Field, Sydney Mines. Our lineup in­cludes: Johnny Miles Open­ing Per­for­mance by The Fam­ily Tree Band, and our main stage per­for­mance by Al­ter Ego!

10 PM- Fire­works: Help us close out this year’s fes­ti­val with a bang!

Rain Date for Clos­ing Con­cert will be on Sun­day, Aug 13th


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