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  the Centennial Belles of Port Alberni

Centennial Belles of Port Alberni



Events taking place in Port Alberni, B.C.

July 14th, 15th, 16th.,

 Afternoon Teas

at the Starboard Grille

throughout the Festival. July 14tb, 15th and 16th.

where Chef Le clearc has designed an historical and well researched menu that Miss Austen would  find to be most satisfactory.

Reservations can be held by emailing on our contact page or by contacting The Starboard Grille at 778-421-2826

 Readings and scenes from 

Jane Austen's Works

When:  3 p.m. Saturday, July 15th

Where:  Capitol Theatre, 4904 Argyle Street

Tickets: $12 in advance $15 at the door
Reservations can be held by emailing on our contact page.

Jane Austen Tea, July 2015

Guinness World Record Count

When:  Saturday July 15th : Registration is from 10:00 am to 11:30 am.  The actual count is scheduled for 12:00 noon.
Where:  Glenwood Centre (see map below on right)

Registration:  All participants must be dressed as described in the Guinness World Record Guidelines.  Participants will be given a number, have their photo taken and register with name for  $5 per person or $10 per family including souvenir gift.  Preregistration is strongly encouraged:  see Registration Page.

3747 Church Rd Port Alberni
4460 Vimy St., Port Alberni

Where: Alberni Valley  United Church Hall, 3747 Church Rd. See map above left.

The Middleton Country Ball
for family fun
July 14th 6:00 pm.- 8:00 pm

This Ball is for all ages but especially families who would like to dance together with their children or other family members.  Regency attire is preferred but not required.
Dances will be chosen with families in mind - easy to learn and fun to do.  6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.  Tickets:  $5.00 for children 12yrs and under, $10 per adult.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.  Thank you

Grande Regency Candlelit Ball
An evening of elegance

July 15th at 8:00 p.m. to 12:00 midnight

Light refreshments will be served throughout the evening. 
Regency attire is required.      A cash bar service is provided.
Tickets:  $30 

FAMILY PICNIC : Sunday July 16th 

Picnic is out at McLean Mill so grab your Jane Austen Signature Blanket and a basket full of goodies and join us to celebrate our Festival.  You may drive out to the Mill or take the steam train ride.  Prices and times are to be posted soon.  Bring the entire family as we have so much fun playing croquet, and lots of other children's activities.  More details regarding picnic baskets etc to come.

Also, to help celebrate the Festival the Starboard Grille will be offering:

Mrs.  Bennet's  Afternoon Teas

served daily as an extra Festival feature at the Starboard Grill 

July 14th - 16th
 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.