Grapevine: Events in the Trail area for the week of Aug. 3 to Aug. 9, include a Music in the Park performance by Harpdog Brown, Thursday 7 p.m. at Gyro Park.

Trail market and Retro Drive-in set for Friday

Grapevine: Events in the Trail area for the week of Aug. 3 to Aug. 9.

Music

• Thursday, Gyro Park, 7 p.m. Kootenay Savings Music in the Park presents Harpdog Brown, blues evangelist. Messages in the traditional sound of early electric blues. Bring a lawn chair, $2 admission donation suggested.

Community

• Friday, Trail Market on the Esplanade, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hosted by City of Trail and United Way of Trail and District. Family favourite, features vendors selling fresh produce, handmade jewelry, soaps, clothing, baking, home decor and much more.

• Friday, Beaver Creek campground at dusk. Retro Drive-in presents The Fast and the Furious, 1955 version. $10 per car, hot buttered popcorn and cold pop.

Upcoming

• Aug. 10, Gyro Park, 7 p.m. Kootenay Savings Music in the Park presents Laura Landsberg Quintet. Nelson singer uses her musical curiosity to combine elements of jazz, country and rock to deliver a song that’s all her own. Bring a lawn chair, $2 admission donation suggested.

• Aug. 12, 1300 block of Cedar Avenue, 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Trail’s incrEDIBLE Farmers Market. Volunteer-run, supporting locally grown, raised, baked and wildly harvested goods. Runs again Aug. 26; Sept. 9, 23; Oct. 7, 29.

• Aug. 17, Gyro Park, 7 p.m. Kootenay Savings Music in the Park presents Vishtèn. Acadian trio Vishtèn dazzles with a fiery blend of traditional French songs and original instrumentals that fuse Celtic and Acadian genres with a modern rock sensibility and indie-folk influences. Bring a lawn chair, $2 admission donation suggested.

• Aug 18, Trail Market on the Esplanade, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hosted by City of Trail and United Way of Trail and District. Family favourite, features vendors selling fresh produce, handmade jewelry, soaps, clothing, baking, home decor and much more. Runs again Sept 15. Evening editions will go from 4-8 p.m. Aug. 30, and Sept. 6.

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