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Snowbird: Mountain Music Festival

There is a great FREE event going on this weekend at Snowbird!  Small coolers are allowed and the event is super family friendly.

Mountain Music Festival:

Friday, July 9, 2010
3rd Annual Song School Workshop / 8 a.m.-6 p.m. / Summit Room, Cliff Lodge
Annual Band Scramble Sign-ups / 6-6:30 p.m. / Event Center
Annual Band Scramble Practice / 6:30-7 p.m. / Event Center
Annual Band Scramble Performances / 7:15-9 p.m. / Event Center
Late Night Jamming / Following the Band Scramble / Plaza Deck, Snowbird Center

Saturday, July 10, 2010
3rd Annual Song School Workshop continued / 9 a.m. - noon / Summit Room, Cliff Lodge
Utah State Instrument Championship / 8 a.m. - noon / Event Center
Susanne Millsaps Performing Songwriter Showcase / 1-3:30 p.m. / Event Center
Jaime Michaels - Folk Performer / 4-4:45 p.m. / Event Center
Songwriter Winners Performance / 5-5:45 p.m. / Event Center
Steve Seskin - Folk Performer / 6-6:55 p.m. / Event Center
Catie Curtis - Folk Performer / 7:05-8:15 p.m. / Event Center
The Badly Bent - Bluegrass Band / 8:30-10 p.m. / Event Center

Sunday, July 11, 2010
Utah State Instrument Championship continued / 9 a.m. - noon / Event Center
Utah State Instrument Championship Winners / 1-2 p.m. / Event Center
3rd Annual Song School Workshop continued / 10 a.m.-1 p.m. / Summit Room, Cliff Lodge
PurdyMouth WestVirginia - Bluegrass Band / 2:30-3:30 p.m. / Event Center
The Badly Bent - Bluegrass Band / 3:45-4:45 p.m. / Event Center


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