I missed many of the festivals that happened this weekend, and I regret that because it seems like there were dozens of them. I wanted this to be a helpful site for the public. But here's the ones happening now and coming up :
1) KVIL-FM's Poptopia festival today : http://www.guidelive.com/music/2015/09/12/five-best-musical-moments-kvils-poptopia-festival
Til 6:15pm today :5th Annual International Music Festival
2) George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center
1165 Angelina St, Austin, TX 78702
Sunday, Sept 13, 12:30PM-6:15PM
3) Til 8 pm today : Norwalk Seaport Association Oyster Festival with "Smash Mouth on Sunday, Sept. 13.
The festival reopens on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. "The 38th annual Norwalk Seaport Association Oyster Festival brings rides, music and plenty of oysters to Veterans Park."
4) They are Live streaming the event. Listen here http://electro-music.com/radio/. Today Sunday (10AM-Midnight EST) ;http://markmoshermusic.com/2015/09/12/tune-into-the-electro-music-2015-ny-festival-live-stream/
5) Next weekend Sept 19th :"24-7 Entertainment is thrilled to announce the third triumphant year of The Shindig Music Festival to Carroll Park in Baltimore, MD on Saturday, September 19, 2015." http://newnoisemagazine.com/the-shindig-music-festival-fast-approaching-grab-your-tickets-now/
Also:WHAT: Small World Festival
WHEN: September 19
WHERE: Sydney Park [Australia] off Euston Rd
Also a write up of events of Fringe Festival on Sept 19th in news: http://www.democratandchronicle.com/story/lifestyle/2015/09/13/jeff-spevak-picks-fringe-festival/72081278/
---- 6) Sept 26th : Golden Valley Arts & Music Festival: 7800 Golden Valley Road, Golden Valley, MN 55427; with parade, live music and fun :http://gvcfoundation.org/golden-valley-art-music-festival/
7) Sept 27th :"Celebrate fall’s arrival with pumpkins, music, great food, a fall plant sale, farm tours, and much more at the UC Santa Cruz Farm & Garden’s Fall Harvest Festival, Sunday, September 27, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at campus's 30-acre organic farm.
The festival features live music from bluegrass to reggae, including headliner performances by Bean Creek and Ancestree Reggae. Also pie contest, hay rides, kids’ crafts, workshops, pumpkin and produce sales, and campus and community group information tables."http://news.ucsc.edu/2015/09/harvest-festival-2015.html
"Cape Town - Camphill Village West Coast will be hosting their second annual music festival on 31 October.
The event will start at 13:00 and run until 19:00. The line-up includes popular South African artists Beatenberg, Just Jinjer, Ottoman Slap, Bootleggers and Swallowers of Time."
Get directions at : http://www.camphill.org.za/contact-ushttp://www.channel24.co.za/Music/News/Join-Beatenberg-and-Just-Jinjer-at-the-2015-Camphill-Village-Music-Festival-20150805
9)Also in October: "The 2nd Annual Ol’ Front Porch Music Festival is coming up on Saturday, October 17 with music starting at 11a and running til 4p on the porches."http://towndock.net/news/2nd-ol-front-porch-music-festival; For still more information, contact Leigh Price at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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10) On-going for a while:
Also in UK "the BBC’s work in classical music must be protected," by buying tickets for 8 GBP to attend the "Proms" classical music events sponsored by BBC. "This year the Proms, where I heard three solid concerts this past weekend and three more earlier last week, is spread over eight weeks and features 76 major concerts at the Royal Albert Hall. Every performance is broadcast online and on the national classical station, BBC Radio 3, and many are shown on television."
11) Also, on the 9th of Sept Queen Elizabeth II celebrated the title longest Reigning Monarch and there is much about that in the news. I am posting some sites for you to see those photos:
http://live.reuters.com/Event/Queen_Elizabeth_longest_reigning_UK_monarch/board http://www.usatoday.com/media/cinematic/gallery/32346583/sixty-three-years-and-counting-for-reign-of-queen-elizabeth-ii/ https://twitter.com/NatMuseumRN has many photos QEII One Press photo for each yr of QEII reign :http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-34150885 About me Gloria who creates this blog as a public service
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https://cartooning-by-gloriapoole.blogspot.com; includes the online story that I wrote and illustrated and want to publish into a book
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