Click here to see all the chairs and awards
In celebration of the 54th Annual General Clinton Canoe Regatta, the Jericho Arts Council (JAC) has teamed up with the Bainbridge Chamber of Commerce, Golden Artist Colors, regional businesses and artists to create the Bainbridge Arts Trail - "Regatta Row". This year's theme, "Seasons of Bainbridge" is displayed in an outdoor exhibition of 20 artist designed, Adirondack "Canoe Paddle Chairs. Each unique chair has canoe paddles for the back and arms, and will be displayed on Main Street (Intersection of Routes 7 and 206) in historic downtown Bainbridge throughout May and then be auctioned at the Regatta to benefit the Jericho Arts Council. The iconic Canoe Regatta draws close to 15,000 people for Memorial Day Weekend and is the longest flat-water canoe race in the world, culminating at the finish line in Bainbridge.
"Bring out the Art in Bainbridge"
Street Art Fest
Saturday April 30, 6-8pm
Main Street and Route 206
Free food, street musicians, raffles, Elvis and an evening enjoying time with the artists, friends and neighbors
Click here for a list of Musicians and bios
The 20 artist-designed Adirondack "Canoe Paddle Chairs", will be on exhibit in downtown Bainbridge from April 27th until May 27th. The chairs were built by Dan Stoltzfus of Riverside Farm, and will be auctioned off at the General Clinton Canoe Regatta grounds on Saturday, May 28th, at 6:00 pm. This event was sponsored by Golden Artist Colors, Inc., Bainbridge Chamber of Commerce, and many other local businesses and individuals.
Click here to see a list of all sponsors.
THE CANOE PADDLE CHAIR ARTISTS:
Donna Brisco Don Bonkers
“Calm-Unity” art group Pat Cristelli
Linda Cook DeVona Christie Droz
Marilyn Forrest Jennnifer France
Tim France Christine Giuliano
Harpo Hardt Rachel Hares
Cindy Johnson Birte Jorgensen
Camille LeLeux Katlyn Mullin
Karyn Meyer-Berthel Samantha Spalholz
Cyndy Weeks Christopher L Wright