Preparation for this week-ends Juneteenth Festival are under way. The mote round the stage is cleaned, banners are installed on the stage back-drops, shading over the stage is put in place and the stage cleaned to get ready for the two-day event.
[all of the photos in this report are by Julia Dorn-Giarmoleo, workshop participant and archive intern]
Here is workshop participant Hildi Cruz helping to anchor the parachute over the seating area and stage.
One of the first vendors to arrive are “Twin Tie Dye Guys”, twin brothers Bob and Mr. Bill with their colorful tie-dyed clothing.
Here are the Adams brothers getting into the groove on the Colly Soleri Amphitheater stage the evening before the event. This is a terrific event, come out and be part of it.