The third annual local music festival to raise funds for the Haynes House of Hope, a home for the terminally ill, located on Route 149 in Granville, N.Y. is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 1.
When completed, the home will provide physical care, emotional support, and spiritual comfort, regardless of race, color, and creed, free of charge. To date, the local community has raised over $300,000 in funds, donated construction materials and volunteer hours. Acording to organizers, more is needed to finish the Haynes House before it's scheduled opening in late September.
Musical presentations on Aug. 1 will include 11 a.m.-12:30p.m., Standing Room Only; 12:30-1 p.m., Diana Ritchie Williams; 1-2 p.m. Major Tiff; 2-3 p.m. Honky Tonk Express; 3-4:15 p.m. Freedom Hawk; 4:15-5 p.m. Granville Area Chorus; 5-6 p.m. Ballston Spa Community Band; 6-7 p.m. Washington County Band; 7-8 p.m.Witness; 8 p.m. Evans Family Band.
The event will operate 11 a.m.-10 p.m. at Modern Woodmen Carnival Grounds, Route 30, in Wells, Vt.
The event will include vendors of crafts, a farmer's market, and locally baked goods. Also offered will be hot dogs, hamburgers, soda and snacks. A special chicken BBQ will start at 4 p.m. coordinated by by the Hartford Fish and Game Club. Admission: seniors $3, other adults $5, $2 under 12 admitted free. Special family admission, $12, Vendor space is available for $20. Contact Kay Meyer at 518-642-2706.