The festival stretches from the Town Hall Common through the downtown into
In the park, visitors will find abundant art as well as a variety of foods provided by local restaurants and food trucks, along with a beer garden featuring
Canty's early summer performance at
Festival co-chairman and music director
"She will be coming directly from performing at the Falcon Ridge Folk Festival, which draws as many as 15,000 attendees, so we're going to see a special talent right in our own backyard," he said.
In the event of inclement weather, the rain date will be the following day,
The event is free for all, and organizers said there will be ample parking and a complimentary shuttle to and from satellite parking areas.
Organizers also suggest packing a blanket for the day, especially for the evening music performances.
The event is sponsored by the Manchester Division of the
If you go ...
What: Manchester Festival by the Sea
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