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The Midway at Summer Arts...

What: The Most Comprehensive Celebration of Art & Music on the N. Coast
When: Saturday & Sunday, May 30th & 31st, 2015
Times: Satuday, 10am to 10pm / Sunday, 10am to 9:30pm
Where: Benbow Lake State Rec. Area (2 miles South of Garberville, CA)
Tickets: $30 Advanced Weekend Passes / Gate & Single Day Tickets TBA

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~ 2015 VENDOR applications now being taken!
~ 2015 SPONSORSHIP sumbissions now being taken!
~ 2015 ADVERTISING submissions now being taken!
~ Talent Applications are closed (Deadline was Feb. 20th, 2015)

Two Days of Music & Entertainment on FOUR Stages!

Returning to the banks of the Eel River at Benbow Lake State Recreation Area in southern Humboldt, the Summer Arts & Music Festival will once again live up its reputation as the most comprehensive and affordable celebration of arts and entertainment on the North Coast. 

Recently making Fest 300's list of "15 Transformational Festivals to Attend in 2015", the Summer Arts and Music Festival offers a host of delights for the ears, eyes, body, mind and soul. Taking place at the height of summer on the banks of the beautiful South Eel River, and surounded by the stunning greenery of Humboldt County's majestic redwoods, this beloved anuual event features:

~ More than 100 diverse performances on 4+ stages
~ Over 150 Handmade Craft and Food Booths
~ An Outrageous Kid Zone
~ Belly Dance Temple
~ Fine Art Exhibition
~ Summertronica E-Music Tent

...and - the alternative energy showcase of Generation Green,

Drawing performers, vendors, and attendees from across the country (and beyond), it is also one of the great showcases of local creative arts talent.

The confirmed 2015 featured headliners thus far include:

~ JJ Grey & Mofro
~ Blackalicious
~ Fred Wesley and Motherlode
~ Brothers Comatose
~ Angelo Moore & Brand New Step
~ Joe Driscoll & Seykou Kouyate
~ Mojo Green
~ The Getdown featuring Raashan Ahmad
~ Brother
~ Candelaria

~ and many, many more TBA.

Tent camping is offered at various local campgrounds and a free festival shuttle offers service to select campgrounds and the towns of Redway and Garberville.

Here are a few video glimpses of the Summer Arts and Music Festival from the 2014 ARCHIVES...

Awesome birds-eye footage from the 2014 Festival
from the keen eyes of a quadcopter camera...

 

The festive night time vibes and sounds of the 2014 Festival
as Nahko and Medicine For The People perform a full set!

   

The 2015 39th Annual
Summer Arts and Music Festival
is generously sponsored by many local businesses and organizations.

Click on any logo to visit their web sites!

Want to Become a Sponsor?

CLICK HERE FOR INFO!

Tahoe Wellness Cooperative

Cutting Edge Solutions

KHUM

KMUD

The 2015 39th Annual
Summer Arts and Music Festival
is generously sponsored by many local businesses and organizations.

Click on any logo to visit their web sites!

Want to Become a Sponsor?

CLICK HERE FOR INFO!

Tahoe Wellness Co-op

Cutting Edge Solutions

KHUM

KMUD

The 2015 39th Annual
Summer Arts and Music Festival
is generously sponsored by many local businesses and organizations.

Click on any logo to visit their web sites!

Want to Become a Sponsor?

CLICK HERE FOR INFO!

Tahoe Wellness Co-op

Cutting Edge Solutions

KHUM

KMUD

The 2015 39th Annual
Summer Arts and Music Festival
is generously sponsored by many local businesses and organizations.

Click on any logo to visit their web sites!

Want to Become a Sponsor?

CLICK HERE FOR INFO!

Tahoe Wellness Co-op

Cutting Edge Solutions

KHUM

KMUD

 

 

 
Fest 300 Logo

Summer Arts & Music Festival has been chosen as one of the
"15 Transformational Festivals to Attend in 2015"...

Fest 300, an online magazine featuring reviews, links, and insight into the world's
greatest festivals, has choson The Summer Arts and Music Festival as one of the
"15 Transformational Festivals to Attend in 2015"!

Well...we couldn't be more proud! More info at their web site here:
www.fest300.com/magazine/15-transformational-festivals-to-attend-in-2015

 

 

 

 



         The 39th Annual Summer Arts & Music Festival -
2015 Confirmed Talent thus far... with many more to come!:

 
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JJ Grey and Mofro
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www.jjgrey.com

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Blackalicious
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www.blackalicious.com
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   Fred Wesley
& Motherlode

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www.funkyfredwesley.com
www.motherlodehumboldt.com

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    Brothers Comatose
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www.thebrotherscomatose.com
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Angelo Moore
and the
Brand New Step

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www.brandnewstep.com
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Joe Driscoll
& Sekou Kouyate

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www.joeandsekou.com
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Mojo Green
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www.mojogreenmusic.com
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The Getdown
featuring
Raashan Ahmad

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www.facebook.com/GetdownVA
www.raashan.net

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Brother
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www.brothermusic.com
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Candelaria
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www.candelariamusica.com
     



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