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August 19, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmFREE
‘Sandstock’ is back for 2018! This SMCA community event is aimed at bringing family, friends and residents together to enjoy a FREE family fun filled afternoon with activities for the kids, an artisan market with arts & crafts, food, and great live music!
Live Music by Home By Midnight
VIVO Play Ambassadors
Free Hot Dogs and Water provided by Hon. Michelle Rempel, P.C., M.P., Calgary – Nose Hill
Free Cake provided by Karen McPherson MLA for Calgary-Mackay-Nose Hill
Samples of Happy Belly Kombucha provided by X92.9
Ice Cream by Cool Breeze Cones
The A&W Root Bear
Boy Scouts Troop 224
Salvation Army’s Emergency Disaster Truck
Many many local vendors in our Artisan Market!
SITE LOCATION & MAP
Sandstone Park – 99 Sandstone Drive NW
A – Back Stage – *note no parking in pleasure rink this year…parking for sound, bands, and vendors reserved along Sandstone Drive
B – Stage Area – Information, SMCA and Merch Tents
C – Audience – bring your lawn chairs
D – Kids Town – activities for the kids and playground
E – Artisan Market – Arts & Crafts for sale
F – Foodville – BBQ & Ice Cream for sale
G – Washrooms – Porta-Potties
Public Parking is available along Sandstone Drive NW on the both sides of the street across from the park and in the nearby Sandstone Transit Bus Loop just to the SE of the park.
Taking Calgary Transit to Sandstock is a viable option because the following bus routes feed into the Sandstone Transit Terminal on Sunday, August 19th:
3 – Sandstone
46 – Beddington
118 – Hidden Valley
430 – Sandstone/Airport
We would also encourage people to walk or ride their bikes. The Calgary Bike Pathway system feeds directly into Sandstone Park via regional pathway, in addition Sandstone Drive is an on street bike route.
THINGS TO BRING
- sunscreen, umbrella and a hat to wear (its going to be sunny!)
- blanket or lawn chair to sit on
- bug spray
- some cash for shopping in the artisan market
- Everyone is Welcome!