The New Hamburg Live! Festival of the Arts will experience a new medium this year – film – as The Good Lovelies will be filming their concert on Tuesday evening, June 3, for use in a documentary that will be part of their next record release.
The 2014 New Hamburg Live! Visual Art Walking Tour includes work by 31 area artists, at 10 downtown New Hamburg businesses:
Jake & Humphrey's - Kam Ting Chan, Verlaine Leonard Bowden's - Adam Ryan, Bill Corning Puddicombe House - Marion Anderson Old Country Restaurant - Mark Yungblut Kathie Jordan Designs - The Stonecroft Painting Guild Meme's Cafe - Bill Weichel, Diana Erb, Jean Stevenson Soul Mates Candles - Elisabeth Feryn, Angela Grasse The Waterlot - Barb McLeod, Judy Gascho-Jutzi, Gloria Kagawa, Deb Jeffrey, Marg Mallory-Smyth TD Canada Trust - Sarah Clarke New Hamburg Library - Leonard Schmitt, Derek Brisland
The hugely popular Newfoundland band, The Irish Descendants, will appear in concert on Saturday evening, June 7, 2014, as part of the New Hamburg Live! Festival of the Arts. The Descendants have performed once before at New Hamburg Live!, to a packed house in 2011.
The New Hamburg Live! Festival of the Arts Sports Memorabilia Auction, held April 4-5, raised $2,500 for this 2014 Festival. The money raised is slated to help fund a free concert being staged in partnership with Aldaview Services, and a free student matinee performance of "The River Rolls".