Knitters and fibre-lovers! Saturday, August 20 2016 is the day we TWIST again! This year Purlin’ J’s Roving Yarn Co. is offering a day trip so you can relax and enjoy the ride! Board the coach in Kingston or Brockville (you can knit while someone else drives!), arrive at the arena in Saint-André-Avellin for the annual TWIST Fibre Festival, then shop from over 125 vendors, take an afternoon workshop (separate registration required), have a break at the Foodie Fair, and then snooze on the coach back to Brockville/Kingston! Your ticket includes:
- A return one-day journey from Kingston/Brockville to Saint-André-Avellin, Quebec, in a chartered coach with a washroom on-board, and plenty of space for all your purchases!
- Your admission to the Festival
- Ample time to shop over 125 yarn and fibrecraft vendors under one roof
- Time to have lunch at the Foodie Fair
- A textile art exhibit with a modern twist
- A goodie bag for every passenger!
“Lots of fun on the bus ride — venue and vendors were great!”
“Well organized, lots of fun, and, of course, GOODIE BAGS!”
—2015 Toronto Knitters Frolic coach passengers
TWIST is an annual event that serves as a showcase of the fibre world and is intended for the general public, enthusiasts, fibre producers, fleece animal breeders, artists and artisans, and professionals and semi-professionals!
The Details: The bus departs Kingston at 08:00 sharp Saturday, August 20 2016 from the “Toys R Us” parking lot at Midland Ave at Princess Street. (Park your vehicle in the SW corner of the parking lot.) Please arrive by 07:45 for check-in. The bus departs Brockville at approximately 08:55 Saturday, August 20 2016 from the Food Basics parking lot off Jefferson Drive (at Stewart Blvd, behind Tim Hortons). The bus departs Saint-André-Avellin from the arena at 17:00 sharp the same day. The bus is scheduled to return to Food Basics in Brockville at approximately 20:00 and at Toys R Us in Kingston at 20:55 Saturday night. Every passenger receives a goodie bag and a door prize ticket! If you wish to enrol in a Saturday afternoon (12:00 to 17:00) workshop, please register yourself directly on the TWIST workshop page. Don’t forget your knitting for the journey!
Refund Policy: This trip is non-refundable after August 5, 2016.