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Isle of Wight

I had some good times there over the years

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well, this year will be my

well, this year will be my first year attending a festival, and the only one i can find in my area is Jerry's Birthday Bash up at Terra Alta WV, from what i hear im gonna have a great time...wish i knew of more grateful dead related activities to attend but i haven't heard anything yet.

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Grateful Garcia Gathering

This year is looking to be the best fest yet, so join your family of friends at the Grateful Garcia Gathering August 2-5th in Black River Falls Wisconsin!!!

The music can't be beat with musicians like Melvin Seals (Jerry Garcia Band) & JGB • Donna Jean ( Grateful Dead), Mookie Siegel of the David Nelson Band (and formerly a member of both Phil & Friends and Ratdog), and the Tricksters • Moonalice featuring G.E.Smith (Bob Dylan, SNL), Barry Sless (David Nelson Band, Phil and Friends, Flying Other Brothers), Pete Sears( Jefferson Airplane), Roger and Ann McNamee (the Flying Other Brothers) • Boris Garcia • Rootstand • One-Eyed Jack • Baghdad Scuba Review • Bowser • The Northwoods Band • Covert Operations • Chinese Fingertrap • Macyn Taylor • The Orin Project • The Weavils • Grateful Beth & The Volunteers • Bar Tab Band • Run Side Down • Jana Holland • Space Quakers • The High Strung String Band • Downer's Grove • The Wandering Fools • The Yokanizu Project • MC Bear • The Weavils, • The Cedartown Boys • and more!

And, $1.00 from each ticket sold, will be donated to the REX FOUNDATION!
http://www.RexFoundation.org

"Welcome all you Deadheads, Hippies, and kind folks to this Grateful place, where Garcia fans will be Gathering!
www.GratefulGarciaGathering.com
www.Myspace.com/GratefulGarciaGathering

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anyone watching the live

anyone watching the live webcast of bonnaroo this weekend?

http://attblueroom.com/inc_event_mediaplayer/index.php

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Telluride/RockyGrass

Yeah Telluride is always a great time, also have the RockyGrass Bluegrass Festival in COlorado as well.

Telluride Bluegrass Festival June 21-24

Thursday, June 21 (The Summer Solstice)

* 11:00am – Gates Open
* 11:15 - 12:15 – Chris Thile
* 12:30 - 1:45 – Crooked Still
* 2:00 - 3:15 – The Avett Brothers
* 3:30 - 4:45 – Jackie Greene
* 5:15 - 6:45 – Telluride House Band featuring Béla, Sam, Jerry, Edgar, Darol, Bryan
* 7:15 - 8:30 – Emmylou Harris w/ John Starling & Carolina Star
* 9:00 - 10:30 – Counting Crows

Friday, June 22

* 10:00am – Gates Open
* 10:30 - 11:30 – Greensky Bluegrass
* 11:45 - 1:00 – Infamous Stringdusters
* 1:15 - 2:15 – Mike Marshall & Hamilton de Holanda
* 2:45 - 4:00 – The Jerry Douglas Band
* 4:30 - 5:45 – Chris Thile & The How to Grow a Band featuring Bryan Sutton
* 6:15 - 7:30 – Guster
* 8:00 - 10:00 – Béla Fleck & the Flecktones
* 10:30 - Midnight – Los Lobos

Saturday, June 23

* 10:00am – Gates Open
* 10:15 - 11:30 – Band Contest Finals
* 11:45 - 12:45 – Sarah Jarosz w/ special guests Mike Marshall & Ben Sollee
* 1:00 - 2:00 – Edgar Meyer & Chris Thile
* 2:15 - 3:30 – The John Cowan Band
* 3:45 - 4:00 – Telluride Troubadour Finalist
* 4:15 - 5:45 – Yonder Mountain String Band
* 6:15 - 7:30 – A very special performance by Tony Rice w/ Alison Krauss & Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas
* 8:00 - 10:00 – Sam Bush Band
* 10:30 - Midnight – New Orleans Social Club

Sunday, June 24

* 10:30am – Gates Open
* 11:00 - 12:15 – Abigail Washburn w/ the Sparrow Quartet
* 12:30 - 1:45 – Andy Statman Trio
* 2:00 - 3:15 – Peter Rowan & Tony Rice Quartet
* 3:45 - 5:00 – Drew Emmitt, Vince Herman & Friends
* 5:30 - 6:45 – The Dougie MacLean Band
* 7:15 - 8:30 – Chick Corea & Béla Fleck
* 9:00 - 11:00 – Alison Krauss & Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas
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RockyGrass Lyons,Colorado July 27-29

Friday, July 27

* 10:00am – Gates Open
* 10:30 - 11:30 – Long Road Home
* 11:45 - 12:45 – Sierra Hull & Highway 111
* 1:00 - 2:00 – Cadillac Sky
* 2:15 - 3:30 – Kruger Brothers
* 3:45 - 5:00 – Chris Thile & The How to Grow a Band featuring Bryan Sutton
* 5:15 - 6:30 – Peter Rowan & Tony Rice Quartet
* 7:00 - 8:30 – David Grisman Bluegrass Experience
* 9:00 - 10:30 – Del McCoury Band

Saturday, July 28

* 9:30am – Gates Open
* 9:45 - 11:30 – Instrument Contest Finals
* 11:45 - 12:45 – Bearfoot Bluegrass
* 1:00 - 2:15 – Mark Schatz & Friends
* 2:30 - 3:45 – Sam Bush, Jesse McReynolds, David Grisman
* 4:00 - 5:15 – Laura Love Bluegrass Band
* 5:30 - 6:45 – Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver
* 7:15 - 8:30 – Claire Lynch Band
* 9:00 - 10:30 – Sam Bush Bluegrass Band

Sunday, July 29

* 9:30am – Gates Open
* 10:00 - 11:00 – Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver (gospel set)
* 11:15 - 12:30 – The Biscuit Burners
* 12:45 - 1:45 – Peter Rowan
* 2:00 - 3:15 – The Greencards
* 3:30 - 4:45 – Jesse McReynolds & the Virginia Boys
* 5:00 - 6:15 – Cherryholmes
* 6:45 - 8:00 – Marty Stuart & the Fabulous Superlatives
* 8:30 - 10:00 – Nickel Creek

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Thanks!

Thanks to the helpers!

Vegas is a bit far for me as there is just a ton of land between Seattle and Vegas, but thanks for the tip!

I missed the festival you mentioned for last weekend as the family and I had other plans.I'll try to make that Okanogan Faire but who knows what the future will hold!

Thanks again, I truly appreciate the help!

)(I'm just a, well...porpoise.)(

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Sken...

There's lots of stuff going on in the NW!

This weekend is...

http://www.oldtimetradingcircle.org/

...and the really big event happens in the Fall at...

http://okanoganfamilyfaire.com/

Both events have lots of music, ranging from bluegrass to reggae, and then some. And all night drum circles to conjure up some positive mystical energy that will last with you for daze, sometimes months!

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LOL (((Wendy))) I've only

LOL (((Wendy)))

I've only been to GOTV - met Wendy there, too - and I'd love to go again. Maybe 2008?
They're in a new location this year.

Many in the West swear by High Sierra, and I've always wanted to go there (HSMF)

katrinka

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Gathering of the Vibes

Here's a link to the GOTV site. Looks like it's going to be a great time once again this year.

http://www.gatheringofthevibes.com/

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Telluride

The Telluride Bluegrass Fest has been a favorite for years. Unfortunately, with a growing family, haven't been able to catch it the last 5 years. The Folks Fest in Lyons, CO is an annual event we do as well, though.

So much great music- in the Dead vein- comes through Denver that I'm pretty satisfied year-round with the good tunes.

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