Evening of food and music
Acadian days feature Robert Pendergast and Meghan Blanchard
The Acadian Days Festival in Rustico will feature an evening of food with Robert Pendergast and music with Meghan Blanchard.
The event takes place at the Farmers’ bank of Rustico and tonight from 5:30-9 p.m.
From 5:30-7:15 p.m., chef Pendergast will prepare a traditional Acadian meal at the Doucet House’s outdoor clay bake oven. He’ll also have stories and music while he bakes. Pre-registration is requested. This event will be happening rain or shine.
The soirée will begin at 7:30 p.m. with Blanchard’s performance.
Blanchard received her second East Coast Music Award for her third album “She’s Going to Fly’’. She has toured tensively across Canada, the U.S. and the United Kingdom.
In 2015, she began the Meghan Blanchard Songwriting Camp for Girls in Charlottetown, a two-day camp with a focus on co-writing and providing support for young women from P.E.I. who are interested in songwriting and careers in the music industry.
For more information and prices (cash only) call 902963-3168 or email farmers@ pei.aibn.com or go to www.farmersbank.ca.