SQUARE ROOTS FESTIVAL

Date: June 14, 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:
Sunday, July 14th, 2013


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

12:00
Wiggleworms Outdoors!

1:15
Mr. Singer & The Sharp Cookies

2:15
The Sundown Serenaders

3:10
Story Time with the Book Cellar

4:00
Alasdair Roberts & Friends

5:30
Great Divide

6:45
The Black Lillies


South Stage - Located at the Corner of Lincoln & Montrose

12:00
Old Town School Reggae Ensemble
with Nathaniel Braddock

1:00
Old Town School Afro Beat Ensemble with Nathaniel Braddock

2:15
Savoy Family Cajun Band

3:30
Glenn Jones

4:30
Freedom Dance: Chicago House Dance Party with Boogie McClarin
Featuring DJ James Vincent/Excursions

5:45
Bachaco


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

1:30
2nd Half Guitar Jam

2:30
Hands On Gamelan Workshop Come explore the beautiful sounds of this Indonesian percussion ensemble!

4:00
All-Ages Mexican Song Ensemble

4:20
Young Stracke All-Stars

5:00
Percussion Sampler - Djembe/Cajón/Bodhran with Taylor, Rick Neuhaus, and Mike Austin

7:00
Rajasthan Josh


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

1:00
West African Dance Lesson with Idy Ciss

3:00
Family Barn Dance

4:30
Tango with Netza Roldan

5:00
Tangata

7:00
Rey del Vallenato Beto Jamaica


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
Sunday Sing with Gwen Pippen

1:00
Songs of Illinois with Bucky Halker

2:00
Country Pickin' with Trevor McSpadden

3:00
Belly Dance with Erika Ochoa

4:00
Twin Spin with Jimmy Tomasello & Members of the Guitar Faculty

5:00
Vallenato Percussion Workshop

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

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