Thursday, April 12
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Folk Festival Dances

Thursday, April 12

7:00 Dale Wygant's Oompa Band (Polkas, schottishes, waltzes and old time swing)

9:00 Famille flocon de neige (French-Canadian and Celtic tunes with caller Jim Grammel)

10:10 Bevels 'n' Church (Contra tunes with caller Odette Edgar)

11:20 Eel House (Contra dance music infused with jazz, rock, folk, funk and classical with caller Tony Mates)

Friday, April 13

7:00 JDHS Funk Machine (Juneau-Douglas High School Jazz Band)

8:10 Fais Do Do Juneau (Cajun)

9:20 Bobb Family Band (Country western)

10:30 Kari Groven and the Wristrockets (Rockabilly, blues, Latin swing, country-cow-punk, Irish and Norwegian folk-rock and soul)

11:40 Fire on McGinnis (Irish and Celtic rock)

Saturday, April 14

7:00 Whiskey Boat (Old time southern fiddle tunes with callers Halli Kenoyer, Hilary Koch and Barbara Morgan)

8:10 High Lonesome Sound (Bluegrass and old time with caller Tony Mates)

9:20 Elbow Grease (Old time with caller Tony Mates)

10:30 Swing Dogs (Transcontinental tunes with caller Tom Paul)

11:40 Susu and the Prophets (Rock and roll from classic to contemporary)