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August 14, 2017 Arts and Entertainment

Get Off the Grid Fest Solar Expo and Sustainability Fair 2017

From: Get Off the Grid Fest Solar Expo and Sustainability Fair

The Brilliant Earthly Event, Get Off the Grid Fest,  Precedes a once-in-a-lifetime Cosmic Experience;  the total solar eclipse, which passes over Blairsville, GA (in the path of totality)

Get Off The Grid Fest aims to celebrate, educate and collaborate with folks, homesteaders, renewable energy enthusiasts, performers, local and national organizations and vendors by providing a forum where people share tools, ideas, songs and stories about getting off the grid.

Schedule:

Friday, August 18, 2017

Off-Grid Education Fest for area students

10:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Pinhole Camera Making, How Solar Works and Working in Solar & Physics and Myths of the Eclipse

Arena Stage

5:30 pm: Sensua Players

6:30 pm: Ralph Roddenberry

8:00 pm: Delta Moon

9:30 pm: Caroline Aiken

Dance Tent Stage

4:00 pm: Yin Yoga w/Christina and Ken

5:00 pm: Contra Dance w/Tim Cape and Cattywampas

6:30 pm: The Penumbra Poets

7:00 pm: Atlanta Rock n’ Roll Allstars

8:30 pm: Jess Goggans

10:00 pm: Nattilovejoys

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Arena Stage

10:15 am: Poets of the Penumbra

11:00 am: SunWatcher Invocation with Tom Blue Wolf & Atlanta ConunDrums

12:30 pm: Deep Blue Sun

2:00 pm: Strung Like a Horse

3:30 pm: Poets of the Penumbra

4:00 pm: Flying Mystics

5:30 pm: Fest Announcements & Leo Roar

6:00 pm: Donna Hopkins

7:30 pm:  Copious Jones

9:30 pm: Donna the Buffalo

12:00 am: Fest Closes

Dance Tent Stage

9:00 am: Morning Yoga with Christina Law

10:30 am: Qigong with Tommy Galloway

11:00 am:  Sun Watcher Invocation with Tom Blue Wolf & the Atlanta Conun Drums

12:00 pm: Creative Movement w/Madera Salvaje

1:00 pm: Poetry w/Wing et al

2:00 pm: Glorious Chorus w/Elise Witt and Terry Garthwaite

3:00 pm: Cajun Dance w/Hair of the Dog

4:30 pm: Belly Dance w/Lacey Jo

5:30 pm: Aviva and the Flying Penguins

7:30 pm: Harry Rodger & Wild West Wales Mates

8:30 pm: Salso with Veronica Zapata

9:30 pm: Reggaetone with Nelson Zapata

12:00 am: Fest Closes

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Arena Stage

12:00 pm: Poets of the Penumbra

12:30 pm: Elise Witt and Terry Garthwaite

2:00 pm: Michael Cornett and Friends

3:30 pm: Gopher Broke w/Bobby Don Bloodworth

5:00 pm: Closing Ceremony with  Tom Blue Wolf & Blue Mesa

6:00 pm: Fest Closes

Dance Tent Stage

9:30 am: Morning Yoga with Christina Law

10:30 am: Qigong with Tommy Galloway

12:00 pm: Poets of the Penumbra

12:30 pm:  Tai Chi with Cate Morrill

2:00 pm: Poets of the Penumbra

2:30 pm: Heidi Pollyea & Billy Gerwin with Marla Feeny & the GridFest Songwriters

4:30 pm: Off-Grid Improv with the Blue Ridge Community Theater

5:30 pm: Closing Ceremony with Tom Blue Wolf and Blue Mesa

6:00 pm: Fest Closes

Date:

August 18-20, 2017

Location:

Union County Arena (Saddle Club),
73 Saddle Club Drive,
Blairsville, GA 30512.

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