GLOUCESTER GOURMET is Melissa Abbott's Journal featuring local Cape Ann sourced seafood, backyard vegetable and herb gardens, low carb cooking, art, events, and apiary. Melissa Abbott is the author of "The Legacy of Three Melissas" a local Cape Ann historical cookbook and memoir. Melissa is an artist, photographer, writer, and backyard gardener in Gloucester, MA. Constantly curious, inspired, and interested in cooking and the world around her!
Here is my Party and Event Wish List for this Weekend, Dec 1 and 2, 2012 - in and around Cape Ann. There are a lot of Events/ Open Houses in loads of the local shops and galleries but these stand out as a few I want to make:
Hey, We're ready to go to a Party!
1. Studio VO Open House on 121R East Main Street - Sat and Sun Dec 1 and 2 open at 10:30am - Refreshments http://www.studiovo.com 2. Rocky Neck 8th Annual Winter Show Opening Dec 1, 6pm-8pm at new cultural center on Wonson St.
3.Santa arrives by lobster boat at Motif #1 in Rockport at 3:45 pm Dec 1, followed by a parade and tree lighting with music by the Dock Square Carolers. Come early and enjoy church fairs in the morning, festive music, and great shopping in our beautifully decorated seaside village.
4. The Annisquam Village Sewing Circles Christmas Fair - It is the 176th year!! Annisquam Village Hall, Leonard St. 8:30am-1pm
5. Holiday Open House at the True North Gallery, 25 Woodbury St. S. Hamilton, MA www.truenorthgallery.net Talismanic Animals from Lands of Snow & Sand
Yup’ik & Zuni Animal Carvings
Not sure I can get to everything but this is my pick!