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Moonlight Concert in Paradise

Location
Located Within Paradise
Where To Find Us Ellenhurst
10252 Hwy 1
Paradise, NS B0S 1R0
Areas Served Annapolis Valley Region
Contact
Website moonlightconcert.wix.com/moonlightconcert
E-Mail barbarabishop@ns.sympatico.ca
Phone 902-584-3511
Contact Barbara Bishop, Director and Concert Publicity Manager, Paradise Community Hall
Description & Services
Information  
An Evening of Extraordinary Music & Beauty in Paradise 
 
The History: 
In 1999, David Hankinson, a trumpet player with the Annapolis Big Band invited the band to a bar-b-que and jam session at his home in Paradise, historic Ellenhurst.  
 
Band members thought it would be an ideal opportunity to raise funds for a Paradise organization, so it was decided that the small concert would accept free will donations for the maintenance and upkeep of the Paradise Community Hall. 
 
Thus the Moonlight Concert was born.  
 
Now in its 16th year, the event brings together the entire community of Paradise who work to transform Ellenhurst into a true Paradis Terrestre as the Acadians called it, “Paradise on Earth”.  
 
You are all invited to join us, bring your friends, your family, your picnic, but sorry, no pets. 
 
Enjoy the music of the Big Band Era with the residents of Paradise. 
 
The Details: 
- Bring lawn chairs and picnic if you wish.  
- Free onsite parking and transportation from parking lot for those needing assistance. 
- No pets or BBQ's please!  
- Freewill donation with proceeds for Paradise Community Hall. 
 
Please visit our website for updated information about our Moonlight Concert 2016!
Hours 7:30pm - 10:00pm
Dates 12 Aug 2017 
(rain date 13 Aug 2017)
Accessibility We provide transportation for those who need it from the parking lot to the seating area.
Events Calendar link to upcoming events on ValleyEvents.ca
Special Information
Tags Annapolis Valley Connect ; Family-friendly ; Festivals/Events ; Music ; Recreation Categories
Categories Picnic Grounds ; Special Events & Festivals