Bot­wood/Peter­view/North­ern Arm

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Boat Pa­rade

The Boat pa­rade starts at 9 p.m. from the ma­rina. If weather is un­suit­able the boat pa­rade will be resched­uled for a later date.

Mon­day, Aug. 6 Lions Club Break­fast

Break­fast will be served 8-11 a.m. at the Lion’s Den on Wa­ter Street. Cost is $7 for adults, $3 for chil­dren.

Bot­wood Day Pa­rade

The pa­rade be­gins at 10:30 a.m. at the Peter­view Bridge, parad­ing through down along Wa­ter Street, Sacrey’s Road, Twomey Drive and Fern­wood Drive, then back to Wa­ter Street to fin­ish at the Bot­wood air base. The Bi­cy­cle pa­rade will join the main pa­rade on the route at the in­ter­sec­tion of Guide Road and Church Road to pro­ceed to the air­base. The reg­is­tra­tion for the bi­cy­cle pa­rade starts at 11 a.m. Prizes will be awarded for floats, trucks, cars, mo­tor­cy­cles and bi­cy­cles.

Of­fi­cial Open­ing cer­e­mony

Be­gins at noon, fol­low­ing the pa­rade. There will be mu­sic dur­ing the day and evening with a gi­ant Fire­works dis­play at 10 p.m., weather per­mit­ting.

More in­for­ma­tion on Fly­ing Boat Fes­ti­val and Bot­wood Day events are on the Town of Bot­wood Face­book page.

BMAS Fundraiser

The Bot­wood Mu­ral Arts So­ci­ety is ask­ing any­one who has re­cy­clables to please do­nate them to our group as part of a fundraiser for the up­com­ing Global Mu­ral Con­fer­ence. The con­fer­ence is be­ing held Sept. 12-15. Art- ists from all over the world will be vis­it­ing our town at that time.

Le­gion Con­cert Aug. 23

The Royal Cana­dian Le­gion Branch 5 Bot­wood proudly presents “Ring of Fire: A Johnny Cash Ex­pe­ri­ence” on Aug. 23, 8 p.m., at Bot­wood Le­gion, 7 Cir­cu­lar Road. Fea­tur­ing one of Canada’s pre­miere Johnny Cash tribute bands from On­tario. Cost is $20 ad­vance and $25 at the door. Tick­ets avail­able at the Le­gion in Bot­wood or on­line at

Wa­ter con­ser­va­tion

With the warmer weather, the town re­minds cit­i­zens to con­serve wa­ter, rec­om­mend­ing that wa­ter­ing lawns and wash­ing ve­hi­cles should be done early morn­ing or late evening.

Chase the Ace Lottery

Royal Cana­dian Le­gion Branch 5, Bot­wood, on Wed­nes­days from 7-8:45 p.m. Tick­ets are three for $5. Draw held at 9 p.m. There is a 50/50 draw each night. Tick­ets are sold at the Le­gion. Must be 19 years of age to at­tend.

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