Reggae on the River
July 30-Aug 2. 2015
High energy fun, exciting, hectic, echilarating are all words that apply to the weeks running up the biggest festival of the year in these parts, the one and only Reggae on the River! Great music and great artists!
Fair: Sat Aug 22, 2015 10 AM - 7 PM
Grand Ball: Sat Aug 22, 2015 7 PM - 1 AM
Fair: Sun Aug 23, 2015 10 AM - 5 PM
Mendocino County Museum’s 4th Annual Willits Kinetic Carnivale powers up on August 22 and 23, 2015 with a full weekend of activities combining the old and new in a way that is hyper-historical and thoroughly Mendocino.
This highly-anticipated summer festival features many wonderful things to do and see and hear, including hands-on artworks, vintage vehicles, handcar races, Whimsy Circus activities for children, mustache and beard contest, delightful circus performances, steampunk fashion show, parades and dance classes to join, finery for sale, delicious food and the finest of Mendocino beer and wine. The evening will host the spectacular event known as the Grand Ball.
2015 musical artists include:
Diego's Umbrella El Radio Fantastique The Crux Dgiin The Garberville Marching Band DJ Brycie Bones
Visitors are encouraged (but never required) to attend in vintage or steampunk costumes, and during the day will particpate in myriad activities and enjoy a diverse group of craft and food vendors, entertainment, historic and steampunk-themed workshops, lectures and discussions, and fascinating Museum exhibits.