Live on the Pure Chem - CES Main Stage
West of Mabou
1 PM @ PureChem CES Fun Dayz Main Stage
One of CBC Saskatchewan's 2017 Artists to Watch, West of Mabou performs lively dance music steeped in the rich traditions of Scottish and Cape Breton fiddle and pipe tunes.
Based in Saskatchewan, Canada, the band unites the talents of Scott Benson (fiddle), Roberta Wallace (fiddle), Alex Rasmussen (pipes/whistles), Justin Easton (guitar), and Jared Dormer (drums).
Each of the members is an experienced performer in their own right, having performed at festivals, competitions, pubs, and ceilidhs around the world. Since the release of their debut album in 2017, West of Mabou has performed at numerous festivals in Canada and the U.S., including the Celtic Classic in Bethlehem, PA. They recently released their second album, "The Bridge," with producer Wendy MacIsaac.
The Milkman's Sons
5 PM and 11PM @ PureChem CES Fun Dayz Main Stage
The Milkman’s Sons perform a song list made to please a wide variety of people, from Classic Rock to Modern Rock, Blues to Country, plus a few surprises. The band has earned its place by delivering a great evening of fun every time they hit the stage. The Milkman’s Sons are professionals who deliver the same show and energy whether performing to thousands of people or a couple of hundred. If you are looking for one of Best Cover Bands in Saskatchewan
7 PM @ PureChem CES Fun Dayz Main Stage
“The 100th Meridian are the real deal, honing their craft for years now the guys are Saskatchewan’s best Hip tribute band from Saskatoon to the smallest town on the prairies” “When I say tribute band, I don’t mean cover band… I’m talking about a tribute band that pours years of hard practice, real dedication and passion into a project”. “This is what you see here, it’s a great homage to one of Canada’s greatest products… The Hip. - Leot Hanson: - Owner/Booker/Promoter The Capitol Music Club -Guitarist for The Sheepdogs
Chester McBain - The Entertainer
3 PM @ PureChem CES Fun Dayz Main Stage
Chester has traveled from coast to coast in Canada and the United States performing for various events and functions. He has appeared numerous times on local and national television and radio. He has even added to his credit, two cameo appearances in two movies, “A Stranger in Town” starring Rebecca Jenkins and Harry Hamlin (released in 2001), and “Skipped Parts” staring Jennifer Jason Liegh, Drew Barrymore and Mischa Barton (released in 2002).
His credits also include that of being the first person in Saskatchewan to attempt and successfully accomplish the “Under Water Packing Box Escape” originally made famous by the legendary Houdini.The most recent excitement about Chester is that he is the magician that entertained the world with the video that went double viral – over 50 million views and winner of Americas Funniest Videos. Chester proved beyond a shadow of a doubt that his magic is jaw-dropping and eye popping. His lifelong experience performing the art of magic will truly amaze and have you believing in the unbelievable.
Chester is a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians (IBM), Canadian Association of Magicians (CAM), The International Magicians Society (IMS) and The Invisible Lodge.
Pat Roth - Balloon Guy Extraordinaire
@ Carlyle Public Library 1-4 PM
Pat Roth has been clowning around Central Canada and the United States for over 20 years, performing at birthday parties, cultural events and family gatherings. He specializes in professional balloon sculpting, face painting and family entertainment.
Pat has a B.A. in Arts Education, is a graduate of Goldstone and Johnson’s International School of Mime and holds a Bachelor Degree in Religious Studies. He also studied under the famous French mime, Marcel Marceau.