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Yesterday the stage was built. Today the team will build towers for speakers and follow spots.
The stage cover is up. Because of the new location, lots of concrete blocks were used to secure it.
The stage volunteers worked with the festival staff to build the stage cover on our new site at city hall. Here is the first hinge being built.
This week we made 2171 tasty cookies for our wonderful volunteer stage crew! There will be a small sample at the safety training session tonight. See you there!
It is hard to believe that two months from now the festival will have started!!! There are still piles of snow on the ground in places and the trees are just starting to bud. There are a few flowers but … Continue reading
Hi everyone! It is hard to believe that the festival is over again for another year. This definitely qualifies as the rainiest festival in my years of attending and volunteering. Hopefully everyone made it through without getting too stuck in … Continue reading
As the festival has finished for another year, it is time to recover and to think back of the good times. To help, a number of people have taken photos and been willing to share them. Kathleen was very busy … Continue reading
Tonight the main stage crew managed to put everything away and leave by 10:15! I believe that is the fastest time so far this year! Only a few more evenings for the volunteers to beat that! Worth trying!!!!
Thanks to the weather in New York, the 8:30 band was not able to get to Ottawa today . So the festival moved The Bad Plus from the NAC studio to the main stage . The band’s existing schedule meant … Continue reading