SQUARE ROOTS FESTIVAL

Date: June 13, 2013

Old Town School of Folk Music's Summer Fest

Including: Sierre Leone's Refugee All Stars, Fatoumata Diawara, Boukman Eksperyans, Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside, The Meditations, Alasdair Roberts & Friends, Glenn Jones, Savoy Family Cajun Band, Rajasthan Josh, and much more.

When: July 12th, 13th, & 14th, 2013
Where: The festival will take place on Lincoln Avenue, between Montrose and Wilson in Chicago's Lincoln Square neighborhood


Square Roots returns! The Old Town School of Folk Music and the Lincoln Square Chamber of Commerce's craft beer and music experience in Chicago's Lincoln Square is right around the corner. Expect multiple music stages, both inside the Old Town School and outside on Lincoln Avenue, programmed with a vibrant mix of performers from local indie rockers to world music stars paired with the best local and regional craft breweries offering a wide variety of beers. Dine on amazing food from choice restaurants in Lincoln Square. Join in the fun with nightly dance parties, open jams, and plenty of family activities. Bring your whole family for a great weekend!


FULL ARTIST & STAGE LINE UP:
Saturday, July 13th, 2013

North Stage - Located in the Middle of the 4500 North Block of Lincoln

12:00
African Drum Circle for Families

1:00
Bloom Yoga for Kids

1:30
The Dreamtree Shakers

2:30
Starbright

3:15
Jazzettes

4:45
Jon Langford & Skull Orchard

6:45
Hoop Dance Workshop

6:45
JD Wilkes & The Dirt Daubers

8:45
Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside


South Stage - Located at the Corner of Lincoln & Montrose

12:00
Stone Blind Valentine

1:00
Dill Costa Quintet

2:20
Congress of Starlings

4:00
Boukman Eksperyans

5:45
Gangstagrass

7:45
Fatoumata Diawara



Maurer Hall - Inside the West Building at the Old Town School 4544 N. Lincoln

12:30
2nd Half Guitar Jam

1:30
11th Midwest Fiddle Championship

3:30
RPA Ensemble with Steve Dawson

4:30
RPA Ensemble Jam

5:30
Brad Cole

7:15
Wood, Bone & Steel

9:15
The Meditations


Szold Hall - Inside the East Building at the Old Town School 4545 N. Lincoln

2:00
Dance Workshop with Boukman Eksperyans

3:00
Sizzle Hummer Hot Summer Night Dance
Teen Collaboration between Old Town School & Thodos Dance Chicago

3:30
Brazilian Dance with Dill Costa
Dance Lesson

4:45
Tahitian Drum & Dance with Lanialoha Lee
Dance & Music Lesson

6:00
Clogging with Barb Silverman - Dance Lesson

6:30
Fiddle Club of the World: Battle of the Bands

8:30
Hip Hop Dance Lesson with Chris Courtney

9:00
DJ Justin Reed (illmeasures, Freakeasy Chicago)


East Lobby - Inside the East Building at the Old Town School - 4545 N. Lincoln
The East Lobby of the Old Town School is the festival home for all our interactive jams and workshops. Bring your instrument and join in (or just watch, it's air conditioned, too)!

12:00
Old-Time Revival with Jonas Friddle

1:00
Boukman Eksperyans Drum Workshop
All drummers welcome.

2:00
Fear of Commitment Mandolin with Colby Maddox
Mandolins will be provided for the workshop. No prior experience is necessary.

3:00
Irish Session

4:00
'90s Gen X Ensemble with Andrea Bunch & John Mead

5:00
Beatles & Dead Jam with Steve Levitt

You can also visit the event's website at: www.squareroots.org/

Home

Join Splash Magazines
Feature Article

Tempflow™ and Tempur-Pedic® Reviews - What 35 Hours of Research Uncovered

Want Your Business to Male a Splash