March 13, 2017

Good, Random, and Celtic Fun

Downtown Winchester Random-osity 

The Good: I found the Patsy Cline Mural! I heard about it in October and looked for it shortly after but failed to locate it. On Saturday we were in Winchester for the Celtic Festival and I took another look. Here it is near the intersection of Loudoun Street and Indian Alley. 
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Patsy Cline was from Winchester. She sang blues and country music but her career was cut short by a plane crash in March, 1963. Here's a collage of the images. 
Sharing with Monday Murals and Mosaic Monday
The Random: In spite of cold weather, these bagpipers played at the festival. 


This child was not impressed with the bagpipes.
The Fun: The program listed a leprechaun juggler and here she is! I was relieved that she was a juggler dressed as a leprechaun and not a person juggling leprechauns!

Leprechaun Juggler, Winchester, Virginia

14 comments:

  1. LOL..yes that is a good thing!

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  2. ...I sure like Patsy and her Olds!

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  3. Wonderful tribute mural to Patsy Cline, I'm glad that you were able to finally locate it and share with us for MM. Such a shame there were no real leprechauns at the festival, what a hoot!

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  4. Very fun! I like to listen to bagpipes.

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  5. I love to listen to bagpipes!

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  6. I like the picture of the young bagpipe critic at the festival. I personally enjoy bagpipes, but I can understand how that young person feels. The Patsy Cline mural is neat.

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  7. I like the mural & have to admit that bagpipe playing is an acquired taste in music!

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  8. Those bagpipers must be dedicated!

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  9. Neat pictures. I like the mural--that's unique.

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  10. ... not everyone likes the sound of bagpipes!

    That juggler looks to be doing well.

    All the best Jan

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