Artists Needed for First ‘Great Jamestown Chalkwalk’

JAMESTOWN – Experience a fantastic day of fun for everyone at the First Great Jamestown ChalkWalk! Jamestown Now, the Downtown Jamestown Development Corporation, and the Arts Council for Chautauqua County are hosting this event on Saturday, Sept. 15 from 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., in downtown Jamestown. Novice or experienced chalk artists will cover Jamestown’s […]

Labor Day Activities All Around Chautauqua County

A list of Labor Day related activities to take advantage of this weekend in Chautauqua County. Saturday, September 1, 2012 2012 Great Rhythm Revival Blue Heron Festival Grounds Panama, NY (Friday through Sunday)  Hospice Cup Fun Ride 2012 Richard O’Hartley Park Lakewood, NY Westfield Farmers Market Route 394 and 20 Westfield, NY […]

Collective Groove Performing at Community Day

JAMESTOWN – Collective Groove, the Steel Drum band from Infinity Visual and Performing Arts will headline the 7th Annual Farmers Market Community Day on Friday, Aug. 31 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. during the weekly Univera Healthcare Downtown Jamestown Farmers Market. “We are very excited to have Collective Groove perform during the event,” said […]

Labor Day 2012 – A Day To Celebrate Our Workers

“Fireworks are an art form that uses the whole night sky for its canvas,” said world famous Texan fireworks artist, Larry Crump. On Sunday, September 2, at Bergman Park, the Jamestown Parks Department will once again paint the night sky with a fabulous fireworks display. The evening extravaganza will be presented by Zambelli Fireworks Internationale […]

Community Foundation Presents 27th Annual Axel W. Carlson Award

JAMESTOWN – A man often behind the scenes on opening night stole the show Friday. Norman Merrill, of Jamestown, was awarded the 2012 Axel W. Carlson Award by the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation. Merrill accepted the award in front of 250 family members, friends and community well-wishers at the Lucille Ball Little Theatre, where he […]

Ninth Annual Local Music Showcase is Sept. 8 in Downtown Jamestown

Local Musicians, Downtown Businesses show their support for Infinity JAMESTOWN – Local music fans will once again descend upon downtown Jamestown to show their support for music and arts education in Chautauqua County. The ninth annual Local Music Showcase (LMS) is set to take place on Saturday, Sept. 8 at nine participating venues with all […]

Preach Freedom to Return to the Spire

JAMESTOWN – WAKEUP! Productions and The Spire Theater are pleased to announce national recording and touring artist Preach Freedom’s return to Jamestown to conduct a drum and dance workshop on Thursday, August 30. Preach Freedom, drummer for Rusted Root and frontman of One World Tribe, will lead the sessions alongside One World Tribe founder Kennedy […]

Celtic Festival Returns

Celtic Festival Returns

Twenty clans of the Seven Celtic Nations of old will gather themselves together again—for the seventh time in seven years—at the shamrock-green, Lakeside Park in Mayville, New York on Friday and Saturday, August 25 and 26. It always calls for great festivities when the Most Ancient and Honorable Clans, some returning from as far away […]

Dog Stars for JCC’s Legally Blonde Production

JAMESTOWN – With final auditions for Legally Blonde: The Musical on August 30 and 31, the Jamestown Community College Uncommoners are preparing to mount their biggest production ever. In addition to the regular bevy of actors and actresses, director Robert Schlick has also had to invite four-legged actors to audition for the show. “Roxie,” a […]