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Little Gaetz celebration

Edmonton-based artists Angie Brooks (top) and Lyne Gosselin entertain the crowds at the grand opening of the renovated Little Gaetz Avenue on Friday. A strip of Little Gaetz will be turned into a makeshift open air barn on Tuesday. Hay bale benches will line Little Gaetz Avenue for the open air barn dance, which runs from 6 to 10 p.m. Patrons can buy food from local vendors and purchase Red Deer centennial souvenirs.

Edmonton-based artits Angie Brooks (top) and Lyne Gosselin entertain the crowds at the grand opening of the renovated Little Gaetz Avenue on Friday. A strip of Little Gaetz will be turned into a makeshift open air barn on Tuesday. Hay bale benches will line Little Gaetz Avenue for the open air barn dance, which runs from 6 to 10 p.m. Patrons can buy food from local vendors and purchase Red Deer centennial souvenirs. Entertainment at the Scott Block (4818 50th Ave) will occur between dance sets. The barn dance is on the eve before Westerner Days, which runs in Red Deer from July 17 to 20. The barn dance is one of a series of events to mark Red Deer’s centennial year. Little Gaetz Avenue is a one-way street that runs south through downtown Red Deer.

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