Blackdome Music Festival

July 27, 2019 - Windham, NY

Schedule

Windham Mountain Skyride - Saturday 7/27 or Sunday 7/28, 9am-5pm
All Blackdome Festival ticketholders must show their Festival tickets to receive a $2 discount for the Skyride.
Take off with your friends and soar to the top on a scenic two-mile chairlift ride. In less than ten minutes you’ll reach the 3,050′ summit of Windham Mountain, where astonishing Catskill Mountain views await you in every direction. Bring a picnic from Tabletop Deli or explore nature along the trails! For more information

Saturday, July 27

9:00 - Yoga with a View at Eastwind
10:00am Venue: Eastwind Hotel & Bar (5088 Route 23, Windham, NY 12496)

Join Jennifer Bradley for a vinyasa style flow on the hill at Eastwind. Born and raised in the area, Jen calls these mountains home. She did her Yoga Teacher Training in Woodstock, NY under the guidance of Linda Lalita Winnick; a well-renowned yoga teacher, trainer, and owner of Shakti Yoga Woodstock. $15; ticketholders to Festival receive a $5 discount. To reserve, call 518-734-0553. Concert Ticket must be presented to receive discount.


12:00-2:00     Open House at Gerhards Guitarworks
Venue:           Gerhards Guitarworks (5707 State Route 23, Windham, NY 12496)

Visit the guitar shop of a woodworker, finisher, luthier and musician, Robert "Cue" Gerhards for a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the work at Gerhards Guitarworks and the guitars being made and restored. Find out about the attention and detail that goes in to making and restoring guitars. FREE EVENT


2:00-2:45      Blackdome Kids: A Family Concert with Jay and Ray
Venue:           Windham Civic Center (5379 Main Street, Windham, NY 12496)

Jay and Ray consists of Jason Pharr (drums, vocals) and Ray Bryant (guitar, vocals).  They explore rhythm, melody and movement through their original songs.  The vision of their teachings is to make learning music about joy, so bring the family and be prepared to have fun!  All ages welcome. FREE EVENT


4:00-6:00   Blackdome Supports: Highlighting Musicians from the Hudson Valley
Venue:           The Windham Local (5410 Main Street, Windham, NY 12496)

FREE EVENT

                       4:00 - artist TBA
                       4:40 - artist TBA
                       5:20 - Bear Grass


5:30-6:15 DYNAMO - Daring Visions from around the World
Venue: Windham Fine Arts Gallery (5380 Main Street, Windham) FREE EVENT

Join us for a wine and cheese reception and take in the abstract works from artists Ruby Reichardt, Satish Joshi, and John Greene, among others.


6:15 In Conversation with Bakithi Kumalo
Venue:
Windham Civic Center (5379 Main Street, Windham, NY 12496)

Two-time Grammy-winner Bakithi Kumalo talks with journalist and author, Michael Ryan, about growing up in South Africa, his early musical influences, recording on Paul Simon’s album Graceland and collaborating as a member of the band for over 30 years, and his additional projects, both solo and collaborative. FREE EVENT


7:30           CONCERT: An Evening of Folk and World Music
with
                       BAKITHI KUMALO & THE SOUTH AFRICAN ALL-STARS
LORKIN O’REILLY

                       THE WHISPERING TREE         

Venue:           Windham Civic Center (5379 Main Street, Windham, NY 12496)

TO PURCHASE TIXS for the evening concert
$20/regular; $18/seniors (60+); $15/students; 12 and under FREE