It’s time for round two at the 2011 Sterling Stage Kampitheater, 274 Kent Road, Sterling From Friday, June 17, to Sunday, June 19, the inagural Festival of Arts—featuring visual artists, musicians, sculptors, poets, photographers and more—will join campers for a weekend in the woods. In addition to a host of local performers gigging on two stages, Sterling mainstay Max Creek, who have been playing for 40 years will perform on Saturday, June 18, films will be screened including Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure (Friday, 11:30 p.m.) and The Big Lebowski (Saturday, 11:30 p.m.), plus there will be a second-line parade on Saturday at 6:20 p.m.
Weekend passes are $75 at the gate and day passes are $30 for Friday or Saturday (advance online only) and $15 (advance online only). To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.sterlingstage.com.
Friday: Main Stage
Dan Lynch (2 p.m.) Jesse Collins Quartet (4 p.m.) Big Mean Sound Machine (6:30 p.m.) Caravan of Thieves (9:30 p.m.)
Switcharoo (3:10 p.m.) Turnip Stampede (5:15 p.m.) Seth Faerzagoli and The 23 Psaegz (8 p.m.)
Saturday: Main Stage
Tim Herron Corporation (noon) Jam Factor (2 p.m.) Mark Doyle and the Maniacs (4 p.m.) Max Creek (7 p.m.)
Irish Ceili Dancing (11 a.m.) Auld Lang Syne (1:10 p.m.) Atom Hadm (3:10 p.m.) John Payton Project (5:10 p.m.)
Sunday: Main Stage
Kevin MacConkey and Family (noon) Stir Up The Gravy (2 p.m.) The Townies (4 p.m.)
Randy McMillen (11 a.m.) Eddy Dyer (1:10 p.m.) Chris James (3:10 p.m.)