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BLUES AT THE FARM

THE WINCHELSEA, 1567 County Rd 31, Winchester, Ontario

Less than 30 minutes from Ottawa South Keys, Manotick, Kemptville, Casselman & Morrisburg

A Dinner & Show Fundraiser Series
featuring great food and dancing to some of Canada’s best Blues bands
Proceeds from each show go to support different local charities



The Winchelsea




Here’s what you can expect!



The Winchelsea Dining Room

THE WINCHELSEA
www.thewinchelsea.com


The Winchelsea is situated on a beautiful country farm just north of Winchester less than a 30 minute drive from Ottawa South Keys, Kemptville, Manotick, Casselman and Morrisburg. The venue features two dining rooms and a dance floor in a fully renovated, converted barn. They've been providing high quality cuisine and catering - both on-site and off-site - for the past 6 years and have become one of the most popular venues in the region for weddings, private parties, community Pub nights, holiday brunches and special cuisine nights. They also offer delicious take-home dinners every Thursday. The Winchelsea is famous for its great food.

Out-of-towners who want to stay over have a choice of several excellent B&B's in the area and a variety of hotels/motels in south end Ottawa. The Winchelsea will be glad to offer some suggestions.

 

 

SPRING 2017 SERIES

   

April 28
From Ottawa

ANGELIQUE FRANCIS & FAMILY


www.angeliquefrancis.net


At only 19 years of age Angelique is considered one of the top emerging female Blues artists in the country - and what a voice!

She has already appeared at many major festivals including Ottawa Bluesfest, the Montreal Jazz Festival, the Toronto Unity Festival and the Tremblant International Blues Festival and was just chosen to perform during Juno Week in Ottawa this April. Angelique sings and plays upright bass, guitar and harmonica and is joined for this show by her dad Kiran on drums, younger sister
Kharincia on saxophone and Dave Schrader on guitar.

YOU TUBE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=56Q0ArRX16M

www.facebook.com/angelique.francis.3

PROCEEDS TO THE ABIGAIL HOSICK CANCER FUND

May 26
From Toronto

JACK DE KEYZER BAND


www.jackdekeyzer.com

Jeff Healey once called Jack de Keyzer "the finest Blues guitarist in Canada" and he's an excellent singer, songwriter and band leader as well.

A 2X Juno Award and 7X Maple Blues Award winner Jack plays the Blues in a unique, powerful style blending in elements of Rock, Funk, Swing and Jazz. He will be backed by his excellent veteran 4 piece band for this show.

YOU TUBE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ImiCA96IKMA

www.facebook.com/jack.dekeyzer.7


PROCEEDS TO THE 1ST NORTH BROWNIE & SPARKS UNIT

June 23
From Stanstead & Montreal, Quebec

MIKE GOUDREAU & THE BOPPIN’ BLUES BAND


www.mikegoudreau.com

If the true test of a great artist is that you recognize him within the first few bars of a song then Mike Goudreau is a great artist. He’s been playing the Blues in both official languages for over 23 years with a boppin’, swingin’ joie de vivre style and many of his original songs have been used in Hollywood films and TV series.

Mike will be backed by his 5 piece band - including 2 horns - for this show.

YOU TUBE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=daXK9rMsDjE

www.facebook.com/mike.goudreau.1

PROCEEDS TO THE WINCHESTER DISTRICT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL FOUNDATION

 

DINNER & SHOW $65 (+ HST)
Includes a delicious full course dinner, the show, dancing, door prizes and donation to the charity.
ADVANCE RESERVATIONS REQUIRED

CALL THE WINCHELSEA at 613-808-9258 or email events@thewinchelsea.com
There are several nice B&B’s in the area for those who might want to stay over.
The Winchelsea can help you with bookings.


BLUES AT THE FARM
is produced by Choose The Blues Productions Kenmore, Ontario www.choosetheblues.ca
in cooperation with The Winchelsea www.thewinchelsea.com

Sponsored by Beau's All Natural Brewing Company www.beaus.ca
Pelee Island Winery www.peleeisland.com
DAWG FM Ottawa www.dawgfm.com
Ottawa Blues Society www.ottawabluessociety.com

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