Sunday, August 22, 2010

Castle Valley Gourd Festival 2010

Come celebrate this 10th year anniversary of our
                  CastleValley Gourd Festival
 Saturday, October 16, 2010
 Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
 Castle Valley Community Lot, Castle Valley, Utah (17 miles N.E. of Moab)
                                               
  Free admission (for lunch: please, do bring a potluck dish)

Celebrate the beauty and versatility of hard shelled gourds and gourd art. Come, play and celebrate this 10th year with us in these unique surroundings.

THIS ANNIVERSARY YEAR'S SCHEDULE:
8:00 - 10:00 am - Set Up 
10:00 am - 3:00 pm - Displays of gourd art and raw gourds *
                                  Kids booth * Hands-on booth * Demos *
                                  Maté * Silent Auction * Live music * Gallery *
                                  Face painting * Puppet Show * Fortune Telling
12 noon     - Parade
12:30 pm   - Potluck Lunch (please, do bring your favorite dish)
2:30 pm     - Awards
3:00           - Take Down & Clean Up

GOURD ARTISTS
There is no fee to show and sell your gourd art or raw gourds. Because of this,
SALES WILL BE LIMITED TO GOURDS ONLY.
No other vendors, please. Bring your own set-up for your gourd display (it may be windy).
-  Feel free to demonstrate your gourd technique.
-  Consider donating a piece to the silent auction.
-  Think of making some $5 - $10 items.

GOURD GALLERY is looking for extraordinairy gourd items to display: traditional and contemporary design, international gourd art, utilitarian gourds, or a favorite piece you have created.
Contact: Alice : 435-259-8274 or Yrma : 435-259-0147

GOURD MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS    
Bring or come and make your own gourd instrument and join the band.
No gourd instrument, but you play some instrument, come and join the band or create your own.
IT'S CELEBRATION TIME, LET'S JAM!!!!!

GOURD FESTIVAL CALENDER FOR 2011
will be available at the festival for $20.- A nice memory of the previous 9 years of Gourd Festival. Hey, you might be in it!!!
To pre-order the calender, call or email Yrma (see contact page)