UPDATE: Morgan Junction Festival June 23 will feature 11 musical acts, and much more
The Morgan Junction Community Festival taking place June 23 has finalized their 2012 Music & Event Schedule. The festival, offering dozens of booths with food, crafts, and community organizations starts at 10:30 am and goes on until 7pm featuring 7 main stage acts, 4 small stage acts plus the ever popular Bubbleman!
The "Bite of Morgan" will offer smaller portion food samples from participating area restaurants.
It all happens in the Morgan Junction at the intersection of Morgan Street, California Avenue SW and Fauntleroy Way SW with the booths in the parking area behind Zeeks Pizza, Feedback Lounge and Washington Federal, along Beveridge Place SW, and musical acts appearing in the Morgan Junction Park.
Additional kids activities, including a gift-certificate Bank Vault (each participant enters and grabs coupons being blown about by an internal fan), will be located in the Washington Federal parking lot.
This year the festival features a new canine event: The Bite of Morgan. Also featured will be a RapidRide bus, which will be parked in front of Beveridge Place Pub all day, a Seattle Fire Department ladder truck, which will be parked in front of Morgan Junction Park beginning at noon. Seattle Police Department will also have a vehicle on view.
Event List, location and time:
The Bubbleman, in Morgan Junction Park 11:30 – 12:15
Bite of Morgan, participating Restaurants, get tickets at MoCA booth 11:30 – 3:00
Kid craft and activities, Washington Federal parking lot 12:00 – 5:00
Seattle Fire Engine 37, in front of the park arriving at 12:30
Little Gym hosted kid activities, in the park 12:15 – 3:30, demo at 1:00
Seattle Police Cruiser, north side of park as available
Bark of Morgan Dog Parade, begins at north end of park 2:00 to 2:15
Sidewalk Chalk Art contest, all ages, in front of the park 4:00 – 5:00
Rapid Ride bus, parked along California Ave all day
Vendors, in the Zeeks/Feedback Lounge Parking Lot all day
Children’s Giant Bank Vault game, WA Fed parking lot all day
The event is produced by the Morgan Community Association.
10:30 am Ellis BrothersSwinging kid jazz trio -- Beveridge Place Pub Stage -- 45 min.
11:30 am Bubbleman
Amazing things with soap bubbles -- Morgan Junction Park -- 45 min
12:15 pm Paul Miranda Trio with vocalist Rachel Gavaletz, jazz -- Beveridge Place Pub Stage -- 45 min.
1:00 pm Earl Brooks
Folk Americana with a dark twist -- Morgan Junction Park -- 30 min.
1:30 pm EJ Grooves
Alternative -- Beveridge Place Pub Stage -- 45 min.
2:15 pm Kyle HoughAcoustic rock & soul -- Morgan Junction Park -- 30 min.
2:45 pm Reji Lefluer -- Rock, funk, soul -- Beveridge Place Pub Stage -- 45 min.
3:30 pm Tongan Choir -- Large ensemble traditional music -- Morgan Junction Park -- 30 min.
4:00 pm " JoJo Jupiter --Psychedelic sludge blues rock -- Beveridge Place Pub Stage -- 45 min.
4:45 pm Shasta Bree w/ Special Guest
5:15 pm Stafford & Bentz Brothers -- Instrumental surf & twang -- Beveridge Place Pub Stage -- 45 min.
6:15 pm The Fuzz -- Flat-out rock & roll -- Beveridge Place Pub Stage -- 45 min.
You can print out the downloadable schedule at the link above.