One-Day Vintage Band Festival: Saturday, August 2 in Bridge Square

Vintage Band Festival is presenting a one-day event on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014. With musical styles ranging from Civil War to Old Time to Jazz and more, 12 diverse bands from around Minnesota will perform outdoor concerts on Northfield’s Bridge Square starting at 9 a.m. and going until 9 p.m.

The event will be held in conjunction with Northfield’s Riverwalk Market Fair in Bridge Square, where arts, crafts, and fresh foods are available. The event is free and open to the public, but donations to VBF are greatly appreciated.  The next full four-day Vintage Band Festival will be held July 28-31, 2016, following a successful festival in August 2013.

The schedule for Aug. 2 is as follows:

·         9am     New Prague Area Community Band

·         10am   Bridge Square Band

·         11am   Sheldon Theatre Brass Band

·         12pm   “Swing and a Miss”

·         1pm     Ameriikan Poijat Finnish Brass Band

·         2pm     Mariachi mi Tierra

·         3pm     Minnesota State Band

·         4pm     Cannon Falls Community Band

·         5pm     Lex Ham Community Band

·         6pm     Manitou Regimental Brass Band

·         7pm     New Ulm Original German Band

·         8pm     Copper Street Brass Quintet

Anyone interested in getting involved as a volunteer or sponsoring the event

should contact or 507-645-7554.


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