Ontario Welsh Festival
Apr. 21st until Apr. 23rd, 2017
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Event Time: 3 pm - 10 pm - Fri, 11 am & 12 pm - Seminars - Sat, 8 pm - Grand concert - Sat, 10 am and 1:30 pm - Sun
An annual celebration of song and all things Welsh.
Friday – Welcome tea. Friday night - Noson Lawen, a talent night, full of songs, acts and jokes.
Saturday - a seminar at 11:00 a.m. will feature author Barrie Doyle on the history, legend and the art of storytelling, focusing on how researching the history and legends of Wales are used to bring the nation and it’s people to life.
Noontime seminar - Say it in Welsh 1:30 p.m. Cinema Wales
Each year we fly over a choir from Wales to perform a grand concert on the Saturday night following our banquet. This year we have an award winning choir from Carmathen – Cor Llanddarog. They are accompanied by exceptional soloists and instrumentalists
The other main event, the Gymanfa Ganu - a hymn singing festival on the Sunday morning and afternoon.
Tickets at Avondale United Church or at The Best Western Arden Park Hotel.
This event is wheelchair accessible.
Cost: $50/A/In advance, $55/A/At the door, $25/A/Saturday concert
Location: The Best Western Arden Park Hotel and Avondale United Church, Stratford, 552 Ontario Street, Stratford
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