For the last weekend of winter, Canberrans have a range of arts, festivals and expos to choose from. For book lovers, writers, music-goers and brides-to-be, you won’t be lacking in things to admire this weekend. All weekend Canberra Writers Festival When: 11am Fri to 5pm Sun | Where: Various locations across Canberra The inaugural Canberra […]
In contrast to the “oldest in America” moniker of Taos Pueblo, the Town of Taos, and the Taos Art Colony, one of the newest outdoor art festivals in the country prepares to welcome 25 experimental artists to Taos, New Mexico.
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As summer's close nears, we focus on screenings, Shakespeare, food and art festivals, and booming beats—all outdoors. Urban Planner is your weekly curated guide to what’s on in Toronto—things that are local, affordable, and exceptional. Show More Summary
Get ready, country music fans: Stagecoach is hitting the dusty trail. Ten years after launching the Stagecoach Country Music Festival as the country counterpart to the annual Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in the California desert city of Indio, Goldenvoice is launching a touring version...
Upfest focuses on street art and graffiti – but is also a good cause.
A Boeing 747 — or at least part of what used to be a jumbo jet — "landed" Wednesday in Nevada's Black Rock Desert ahead of the upcoming Burning Man arts festival.
On a peninsula in Queens, New York, Berlin-based artist Katharina Grosse painted an abandoned military building as part of an ongoing public art festival. Photo by Andi Wang/PBS NewsHour Tucked among the sand dunes and sea grass of New...Show More Summary
What's so good? For the past three years, BangOn!NYC has brought us Elements Fest, a single-day music and arts festival that aims to merge the underground with the ubiquitous. Set in the industrial Red Hook section of the Brooklyn waterfront,...Show More Summary
From September 8 - 18, 2016, PICA's Time-Based Art Festival will activate Portland, Oregon, with contemporary art projects that bring artists and audiences together, creating a vibrant community through live performances, music, film screenings, workshops, talks, and visual art installations—activating the city with the art of our time. [ more › ]
Bon Iver's Justin Vernon and The National's Aaron Dessner hosted the second-annual Eaux Claires Music and Arts Festival located in Justin's hometown of Eau Claire, WI this past weekend. The weekend was full of collaborations, surprise guest appearances, and other exciting things... Continue reading…
The Edinburgh Festival Fringe, often referred to simply as The Fringe, is the world’s largest arts festival. Every year, thousands of performers take to hundreds of stages all over the city, presenting shows for every taste. From big names in the world of entertainment to unknown artists looking to build their careers, the festival caters […]
This August marks the 47th anniversary of the famed Woodstock Music and Art Festival, which took place on Max Yasgur's 600-acre farm in Bethel, New York. Every notable musician of the time, from Jimi Hendrix to Janis Joplin, played during the three-day festival. Show More Summary
Rye You never really need an excuse to visit Rye, but the Rye Arts Festival (17 September to 1 October 2016) just makes the prospect more tempting. Euphonia (which we saw recently in Gluck's Iphigenie en Tauride) are performing Britten's The Turn of the Screw and Donizetti's Don Pasquale. Show More Summary
Last night, Bon Iver announced their new album, 22, A Million — the Justin Vernon-led group’s first new LP in five years — and played the entire thing live for the first time at the Eaux Claires Music & Art Festival in Wisconsin. You can watch the full album performance, which includes early singles “22 […]
The Muppets house band performed live for the first time ever over the weekend at San Francisco's Outside Lands: Music and Arts Festival.
Elliot Tiber has died at 81. He was an interior decorator and aspiring artist, but he became best known for his role in creating the Woodstock Music and Arts Festival in 1969 and for his books and a 2009 movie about the experience. I wrote about the book and movie Taking Woodstock in Liberty magazine in 2010. Show More Summary
What's so good? San Francisco's Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival has come to a close, but not before ending with a bang, and some sunshine! Sunday not only was highlighted with artists such as Snakehips, Jack Garratt, Kehlani,Show More Summary
In addition to offering up amazing food, eye-catching style, and of course, killer bands, music festivals also happen to have some of the best people watching (and eavesdropping) you can find. The Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival...Show More Summary
You know Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem from The Muppet Show and some of the Muppet movies. Dr. Teeth, Floyd Pepper, Janice, Zoot, Lips, and Animal performed live this past weekend at Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival in San Francisco. Show More Summary