Flatwater Music Festival 2013

Jun 28 2013 - 6:00pm to Jun 29 2013 - 11:00pm
About this event
7th Annual Flatwater Music Festival Friday June 28, 6-11pm Saturday June 29, 11am-11pm Featuring musicians from Nebraska, Colorado, and Nashville at Prairie Loft in Hastings Daily Admission $10, kids under 12 FREE Live acoustic music, kids’ activities, music jams and workshops, evening beer garden, vendors, food, and fun. Kick back and enjoy live music on the main stage Friday & Saturday nights. Saturday afternoon workshops include ukulele, hambone, drum circle for all ages, music jams and more, plus kids' music & instrument-making workshops. Also enjoy local area musicians, dancers and performers on the Shady Stage. The kids’ area will be open Saturday from 11am-5pm. Kids can make their own musical instruments out of household items and participate in music sessions for kids. Areas for free play and learning open Saturday 11-5. Festival vendors will offer food, beverages, crafts, clothing, jewelry, art, face painting, and more. Bring a blanket or lawn chair to enjoy the concerts. No pets, please. Please consider carpooling. Event location: 4705 DLD Rd, just west of Hastings, NE. 2013 Flatwater Music Festival Schedule (subject to change) FRIDAY JUNE 28 6–11pm Food, beer garden, vendors and music 6:30 Platte Valley Skunk Runners Bluegrass and jug band-style music from Ogallala, Nebraska 7:30 Star Belle Ukulele Trio Eclectic magical three-part harmonies from Utica, Nebraska. 8:45 Bonnie and the Clydes Dust off your dancing shoes for some real country music from Longmont, CO. A favorite from the 2011 event. SATURDAY JUNE 29 11am–5pm Kids’ area open, plus vendors, music, food, workshops, and barn dance 11:30–5:00pm Music, dance & theater by local performers on the Shady Stage 5:00–11pm Food, beer garden, vendors and music 5:30 Bluestem These Nebraska musicians will wow you with their heartfelt songs and toe-tapping tunes. 7:00 Julie Gribble Award-winning Nashville artist entertains with her glowing presence, entrancing melodies and unique lyrics. 8:45 Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line “Fans of Dixie Chicks, Alison Krauss and Dolly Parton, take notice: Nora Jane Struthers embodies everything you could want in an Americana singer-songwriter.” — NPR Music For more information, please visit http://www.prairieloft.org
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Prairie Loft Center for Outdoor & Agricultural Learning
4705 DLD Rd PO Box 1731
Hastings, NE 68902
United States
Phone: 402-463-0565