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Orton Park Festival 2018

August 25 @ 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until August 26, 2018

Type:
* Festival
* Music
* Social

This Event:
* Has LGBTQ content
* May be of interest to the LGBTQ community

Orton Park Festival returns for its 53rd year with four days of music, food and fun in the heart of Madison’s east side. Sponsored by Marquette Neighborhood Association, Orton is known for its great selection of local and nationally touring bands, a terrific array of vendors from local restaurants, artists and businesses, kids games, an elegant Jazz Brunch, a rather quirky auction, and magical aerial trapeze performances under one of the park’s great oaks.

Here’s what’s in store for the 53rd annual Orton Park Festival…

THURSDAY, AUGUST 23 – FAMILY NIGHT
5:30 Pizza & ice cream social
7:30 Cycropia Aerial Dance

FRIDAY, AUGUST 24
5:15 Shakey-A Tribute to Neil Young and Crazy Horse
7:00 The People Brothers Band
8:30 Cycropia Aerial Dance

SATURDAY, AUGUST 25
11:45 Evan Murdock Music
1:15 Reverend Rectifier & the Sinners
2:45 Squarewave
4:00 MNA Auction
5:00 Acoplados / Folk Afro Latin Music
6:30 Clyde Stubblefield All Stars
8:15 Chuck Prophet & The Mission Express

SUNDAY, AUGUST 26
9:00 Jazz Brunch featuring Carolynn Schwartz Black Trio
12:00 Panchromatic Steel
1:30 The Furious Bongos
3:00 Driveway Thriftdwellers
4:30 Dead Horses
6:15 Waco Brothers

Orton remains free and fabulous thanks to the generous support of these fine folks:
Lauer Realty Group, Willy Street Co-op, your northside neighbors Paul & Ellen, Pines Bach, Overture Center for the Arts, Solidarity Realty, The Chocolate Shoppe, Heartland Credit Union, Madison Gas and Electric, RP’s Pasta, Aprilaire, Barrymore Theatre, The Bock Corporation, Gebhardt Development, Ground Zero, Madison Greenhouse Store, SRO Artists, Mark Saunders, Robert J Sawicki of Innovative Financial, The Sylvee, TDS Custom Construction, Ground Zero, and A Place To Be.

Big thanks also to our media sponsors Tone Madison, WVMO and WORT!

Orton Park Festival is hosted by the Marquette Neighborhood Association, with a big assist from the festival experts at Wil-Mar Community Center. It supports many valued community initiatives.

Details

Date:
August 25
Time:
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Website:
http://marquette-neighborhood.org/festivals/orton-park-festival/

Organizer

Marquette Neighborhood Association
Email:
mnaboard@marquette-neighborhood.org
Website:
http://marquette-neighborhood.org

Venue

Orton Park
1103 Spaight St.
Madison, WI 53704 United States
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