Music and Dance
Friday 1-5pm – Yesango Marimba Ensemble – Port Townsend
Since 1997 Yesango Marimba Ensemble has delighted audiences with the intricate rhythms of the Shona people of Zimbabwe. This infectious music has fans up and dancing to traditional songs and compositions by contemporary musicians, including members of Yesango.www.yesangomarimba.com
FREE Friday Barn Dance
Friday 7-10pm – Joy in Mudville – Port Angeles – Barn Dance with Joy in Mudville! Join us in the barn, surrounded by drying lavender, with one of our greatest bands. Food and beverages available for purchase throughout the evening. Victor and Maribel produce this free dance to thank the community for your support over the years.
Joy In Mudville combines influences from old-time bluegrass, folk, rock, country, blues, and funk. Whether an original tune, a driving barn-burner, some roots-rock or one of many Grateful Dead covers, their music is super-high-energy with tight harmonies, clever arrangements, and grooves that make you wanna bust out those dancin’ shoes. www.deadwoodrevival.com
Saturday 1-5pm – Eagle Mountain String Band – Port Townsend
Eagle Mountain String Band has been bringing traditional music and Americana together for more than a dozen years.www.facebook.com/Eagle-Mountain-String-Band-602664819866980/
Sunday 2-3pm – Family Folk dancing with Lynne Clark
Learn simple international folk dances from Croatia, Serbia, Switzerland, Mexico, Greece and the US.
Sunday 3-4pm – The Dancing Grandmas
Watch the Dancing Grandmas spin to exotic Silk Road tales & fast paced Gypsy beats