FRIDAY, AUGUST 9

• Open House at David Arsenault Gallery 
5:00 p.m.– 8:00 p.m.

• Cape Ann Plein Air — Nocturnal Paint

Presented by: Cape Ann Plein Air

• Illuminations Night — the town is lit with paper lanterns with a contest for businesses and residences

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 10

 

Rockport Baptist Church / Harvey Park

• Lantern Painting — 11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

»» Come and paint your own lantern to hang up for

Illuminations Weekend

• Meet the author — 11:00 a.m., Jenny Amory, Moon Walk

»» She will be reading her book and autographing copies

• Hear lobster stories from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

Around Town

• Rockport Farmers Market — 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Presented by: The Rockport Exchange

• Walking Tour — 10 am at Dock Square

• Meet Rockport Lobstermen and hear about lobstering from 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

»» Head to Pigeon Cove Harbor, Granite Pier, or T-Wharf to learn all about lobsters

• Music in Dock Square from 2:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Hear live music as you enjoy the town

     Music Schedule:

»» Headlands 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

»» Kiva Trumbour 4:30– 6:30 p.m.

»» 4x4 Jazz Quartet 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

• Cape Ann Plein Air — Watch artist painting around town all things lobsters, Presented by: Cape Ann Plein Air

• Illuminations Night — the town is lit with paper lanterns with a contest for businesses and residences

• Rotary Club Lobsterfest — 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Back Beach, Presented by: The Rotary Club of Rockport

• Fireworks from Granite Pier at 9:00 p.m. {weather permitting},

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 11

 

• Plein Air Show and Sale at the Rockport Art Association from

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Presented by: Cape Ann Plein Air

• Raffle Drawing of Ken Knowles Painting

»» Purchase raffle tickets at Katie’s Gift Shop, Rockport Candle Company or at the auction from a member of the Rockport Illuminations committee.

Printed event schedule & map will be available beginning Friday from the Harbormasters or at inns, restaurants, and shops throughout town

Rockport Illuminations

Rockport, MA 01966

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