Stone & Sky: Quarry Happenings
Saturday, June 24, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
The 5th annual Stone & Sky Music & Arts Series is a growing & eclectic series of concerts and other artistic events containing spoken word, live performance, & visual arts. It takes place over 7 weekends in July and August in a disused, fossilized, limestone quarry & rehabilitated former landfill on Pelee Island. This gem of a venue boasts remarkable acoustics and flourishes with indigenous and endangered species of plants and animals, some of which are native only to Pelee Island in all of Canada. In addition to concerts, Stone & Sky features other events open to the general public free of charge.
Activities and Artist Workshops
- Farmer’s Market | Saturday from 10 am – 1 pm for local produce, preserves and artists’ wares
- Master Classes | Saturday at 1 pm with visiting artists: ask their advice, participate in a workshop, or simply sit and watch
- Jazz Café | Saturday from 1 pm – 4 pm enjoy while artists ply their trade in the shade
The Quarry is located on East West Road on Pelee Island. From the ferry terminal, turn right and walk along W Shore Road, then turn left onto East West Road. The Quarry will be ahead on your left. It will take about 10-15 minutes to walk from the ferry terminal.