May 18, 2024


Buzz The Music

Cavendish Beach Songs Competition organizers suggest 2nd competition the following weekend

A second new music festival proposed for Cavendish has been obtaining mixed reactions so much, in accordance to the area’s mayor.

Organizers of the Cavendish Seashore Music Festival are proposing a further outdoor pageant to take area the following weekend, on July 14 and 15. 

“Our goal is to make it yet another signature party for Prince Edward Island and Atlantic Canada,” explained Ben Murphy, CEO of Whitecap Amusement, the business behind the Cavendish Beach Tunes Festival. 

The proposal is established to be talked about Feb. 6 at a general public meeting held by the council for the Vacation resort Municipality of Stanley Bridge, Hope River, Bayview, Cavendish and North Rustico. 

Murphy stated more facts about the proposed pageant will be unveiled in the coming months and at the general public assembly, but that it would be a new party, not a continuation of the weekend right before. 

Ben Murphy, CEO of Whitecap Amusement, suggests particulars about the “signature event” becoming proposed for the weekend after the Cavendish Seashore New music Competition will be disclosed in the coming months. (Brittany Spencer/CBC)

“We are incredibly thrilled to type of explain the manufacturer and what the festival will be all about,” he mentioned.

Murphy claimed the next competition could profit regional firms and he is seeking forward to listening to from the community. He encouraged anyone with queries or considerations to show up at the meeting. 

Island Early morning6:12A next tunes pageant proposed for Cavendish gets blended response

Cavendish Seaside Audio Festival organizers are proposing a 2nd outside pageant to take location the weekend just after the July pageant.

Mayor Matthew Jelley has already been having feedback.

“Absolutely, there has been fascination in it and I think, as you could hope, there are individuals who welcome an additional festival and there are people who have some fears,”  he said. 

Some of the concerns he’s heard involve concerns about the strain of acquiring festivals for two weekends in a row. 

“Coming off the Cavendish Seaside Music Festival and the maximize in visitors and further action that goes alongside with that, you can find problem about some fatigue of including an added function,” he claimed. 

Vacation resort Municipality Mayor Matthew Jelley states the public will have a possibility to elevate any issues and ask any questions about the festival proposal at the upcoming meeting. (Steve Bruce/CBC)

The hope with songs festivals like the Cavendish Beach front Audio Festival is to maximize enhancement and action in the municipality, Jelley mentioned, introducing it can also have other benefits. 

“It has set Cavendish on the map in Atlantic Canada as significantly as it goes to web hosting gatherings and what we have to provide as much as a campground and other accommodations and our ability of the community to do the job with the festival to make it a success,” he reported. 

Council will weigh general public enter

Jelley mentioned men and women will have the possibility to talk to queries right to competition organizers and raise any difficulties at the general public meeting. 

“If there’s an frustrating opposition, then you know, we are going to have to just acquire a glimpse at distinct items,” he mentioned. 

Depending on general public responses, Jelley stated, the municipality would help creating any important adjustments to handle resident’s questions or concerns. The planning board and council will make decisions based mostly on that enter, he additional. 

“In this neighborhood, we surely think in supplying citizens and firms the opportunity to communicate about significant conclusions that are happening,” Jelley reported. 

Together with the community conference, the municipality will also be accepting published feedback until Feb. 15.

Jelley said the council is aiming to make a determination on the proposal by the council assembly on Feb. 27.