Township 7 Winery in South Langley is hosting an old-fashioned hoedown this weekend.
The winery's Western Roundup party is July 14-15 in honour of it being selected the official wine for the Calgary Stampede's 100th anniversary.
There will be live music; a Kids Corral with rides, games, crafts and more; White Spot fare; line dancing; and a country western concert Saturday evening. Performing in the concert are Jet Black, Cory Hawthorne, Blake Havard, Trevor Murray and Todd Richard.
The entertainment during the weekend includes House Wine, the Karyn Guenther, Shayna Jones and Pippa Johnstone Ensemble, Danny Davies, Lisa Nicole, Roger Schmidt, Jet Black, Maria Carmen, Robyn Gillespie, and Three Pound Cloud.
Tickets are $20 per person. RSVP to 604-532-1766, online or gail@township7. com.
The event will benefit the Fibromyalgia Well Spring Foundation, a Langley-based charity with a goal to provide health, education, food and recreational facilities to fibromyalgia sufferers.
Langley 15-year-olds Ben Su and Stephen Li performed four-handed piano and earned first place in their category at a recent music competition.
They attended the Canadian Music Competition for musicians ages seven to 30.
The winners will share a total of over $35,000 in scholarship money to help them further their musical education.
Founded as a means to discover and nurture young talent - and to prepare them for professional careers - the CMC attracts more than 600 competitors each year.
The best advance through three rounds of competition - regional, provincial and national - to earn top placements in a variety of age and instrument categories.
In addition, overall grand prize winners are named in four different age categories. This year, more than 200 musicians competed in the national finals.
That's the name of a new art exhibit by Robert Wakefield and Leanne Sjodin at the Fort Gallery until July 29. Stop by the opening reception July 14, 7-9 p.m. or when the gallery on Glover Road is open (Tuesday to Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.) to check out the latest show in this artistcooperative gallery.
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