(Photo By: Melissa Candelaria) Artist Marc Walter installs arm of the 25-foot Tom Thomson statue at the Town Docks on Friday, July 13th, a day before the Nuit Blanche North kick-off.
A much anticipated arts festival in Huntsville finally kicks off tonight. The second annual Nuit Blanche North sets off on the Town Docks at 8:00pm. Organizer Dan Watson says it will be a special kick off, as they will unveil a 25-foot statue of Tom Thomson.
The statue was built out of twine and branches by Marc Walter. The rest of the night will showcase about 25 projects downtown. Main Street will be closed from Brunel Road to West Street from 6:00pm to 3:00am. For more information visit: www.nuitblanchenorth.com.