The Bay Roberts Cultural Foundation, incorporated in 2009 as a not-for-profit, registered charitable organization, has been established to preserve and sustain the traditions and practices of outport life for present and future generations.
Christmas Events: The Annual "Grand Old Christmas Time" at the Bay Roberts Lions Club on Wednesday, December 7 at 8pm
Finding Christmas at the Red Fishermen's Shed on the Shoreline Heritage Walking Trail
"Chase the Ace Fundraiser" - has started again on Monday nights except for October 31st - due to Halloween, "Chase the Ace" will be on Tuesday, November 1st. Join us at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #32 on Water Street in Bay Roberts. The Bay Roberts Cultural Foundation is working to build a badly needed Performing Arts Centre for the town. "Chase the Ace" is a major fundraiser for this project.
Events for Summer 2016 were a tremdous success.
The Holdin' Ground Festival - July 13 to August 1
The theme of this year's festival was "On her their lives depend - the role of Newfoundland Women in WWI. Photos from the Opening of the Holdin' Ground Festival 2016
(above)Margot Duley(r), well known author, historian, and authority on the role of women in WWI, including the Womens Patriotic Association with Enid Starr, granddaughter of L.T. Stick, number one of the first 500. (right) Members of the Bay Roberts Cultural Foundation in Period Costume for the opening.