With the festival in Veteran field we are a little bit further away from downtown,so we will concentrate our efforts to the bird site, starting at 4 pm with family friendly activities.
We will have two bouncing castle. Every hour we will burn a small wooden Phoenix,
and there will be fire spinners showing off there magic.
At 6:30 the procession leaves from downtown, to arrive at the bird site around 7 pm, and the lighting of the Phoenix happens at 8 pm
Catch the colorful inspiration of the Firebird Dance Ensemble – in the procession or around the bird. This is organized by Lara Vracarich of Creative Spirit Fusion
In downtown there will be a pub crawl from 12 – 6 pm involving most of our pubs, and we will place musicians in the stores, and have Street performers. At 6:30 the procession leaves, going up the bike path from the Foundry building to the bird site. We will walk down Bridge Street with our drums, to announce the leaving.
Pokie Poke the Jogeleur will be back with his entertaining show.
Shuttle buses will run continuously from 4 – 11 pm connecting downtown to bird site and Sears parking lot.
3:00 – 7:00 PM Drum Circle
BYOD (bring your own drum). Drumming is such a essential part of the festival. Get the juices flowing here, and join the procession up to Friendship field and support the burning of the Phoenix with your drum. We have some exceptional drummers coming.
3:00 – 4:00 PM
– In 2014, Jack Perella and Joey Pahl formed The Uninvited. They cover songs from artists including Sublime, Led Zeppelin, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Maroon 5, Johnny Cash, Crosby, Stills & Nash, Stone Temple Pilots and many more. They also play some original music compositions.lick edit button to change this text.
4 – 5 pm
is an acoustic trio comprised of Sandy Pluta(dobrogirl) on dobro, mandolin and vocals, Paul Pluta on guitar, mandolin and vocals and Ron Greenstein on bass. They play and eclectic mix of cover and original tunes. Their different musical backgrounds and influences create an Interesting and fun folkie-blues country sound. See their Facebook page
JAKE FLEMING :
Acoustic Solo Show – Playing Classic Rock, Country, Ballads, Deep Cuts, Current, something for everyone. Jake’s performance is a lighthearted, fun, sing along relaxing show. Sit back and enjoy some of your favorite tunes with your friends. Jake has been performing in various rock bands and solo for over 30 years. Jake hails from Virginia Beach Va, and has lived and performed in the Philadelphia area since 2008. Jake also dedicates his time and talents to raise funds for various charities dear to his heart, most recently a reunion benefit show in his hometown to raise funds for the American Cancer Society.
is a fun, unique, musical and entertainment act rocking the streets of the Philadelphia area. Supplied with a fun arsenal of original dance-pop songs and addictive cover tracks, NIIC takes on events of all kinds with his electrifying singing and music performance, all as a green dog. Whether he’s a vocal artist singing to his self-performed soundscapes, or a DJ supplying the right music to your ears, this animal knows how to keep the party going! NIIC works alongside Human and Animal Rights organizations, various Science Fiction fandoms, and the Philadelphia area bar, nightlife, and festival scenes alike. NIIC the Singing Dog is a performer on a mission: to take every event to the next level!