News Rock 28/06/2018

"In The MKNG" Craft Festival Announces Headline Musical Act

Subscribe to our news via Email. Enter your email address:

Service handled via Google Feedburner.
Your e-mail address will not be shared with anyone

New York, NY (Top40 Charts) "We are thrilled to have Sister Hazel as our headline musical act, opening a weekend that will celebrate the creative spirit and imagination inherent in crafting and art," said Mark Hill, President & Chief Executive Officer of the Association For Creative Industries, the event organizers.

The inaugural "In the MKNG" craft festival will feature artists showcasing their talents in many ways including music. Festival organizers announced this week that Sister Hazel, which rose to fame in the 1990's and has continued to build a loyal fan base, will be the headlining musical act for the creativity festival to be held at the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts September 29 and 30. Tickets are now on sale at

The two-day festival will feature crafters from around the country exhibiting their creations to the 10,000 expected attendees. Hands-on demonstrations and interactive activities will highlight the main festival area while music fills the air as various national and regional artists take the stage to entertain the crowd.

"We are thrilled to have Sister Hazel as our headline musical act, opening a weekend that will celebrate the creative spirit and imagination inherent in crafting and art," said Mark Hill, President & Chief Executive Officer of the Association For Creative Industries, the event organizers. "The musical acts taking the Bethel Woods stage will complement the festival's focus on the unique styles and creations of our vendors. Unlimited by age or gender, 'In the MKNG' has wide appeal for anyone inspired by crafts, art, and music."

Sister Hazel will bring their blend of pop, folk rock, classic rock 'n' roll, and southern rock styles to the festival on September 29. The five-person band was founded in 1993. In 1997, they released the hugely popular "...Somewhere More Familiar" album which featured the hit single "All For You," that rose to #11 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and catapulted the album to platinum sales status. Several other musical acts will perform throughout the weekend and a full list can be found at

The festival is currently accepting applications from vendors and sponsors. Nearly 40 artists, crafters, and other related vendors have signed on to be a part of the festival so far. Several sponsors have also joined including A.C. Moore, which will provide free parking to attendees, and Yard Yarn sponsor Lion Brand. Interested vendors and sponsors can email for more information.

In the MKNG™ is a Hudson Valley festival inspiring and celebrating creativity across demographics and generations. Stemming from the phrase "in the making," the festival highlights the creative process as one that is constantly in development. The event is organized by the Association For Creative Industries (AFCI) and includes live demonstrations, interactive activities, charity involvement, regional food, live music, and a lot of fun. The event is September 29-30 at the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts in Bethel, NY in the Hudson Valley. For more information about participating, visit

Bethel Woods Center for the Arts inspires, educates, and empowers individuals through the arts and humanities by presenting a diverse selection of culturally-rich performances, popular artists, and community and educational programming. Located 90 miles from New York City at the site of the 1969 Woodstock festival in Bethel, NY, the lush 800-acre Hudson Valley campus includes a Pavilion Stage amphitheater with seating for 15,000, an intimate 440-seat indoor Event Gallery, the award-winning Museum at Bethel Woods, and a Conservatory for arts education programming. Through the in-depth study and exhibition of the social, political, and cultural events of the 1960s, as well as the preservation of the historic site of the Woodstock Music and Art Fair, Bethel Woods educates individuals about the issues and lessons of the decade while inspiring a new generation to contribute positively to the world around them. The not-for-profit organization relies on the generous support of individuals, corporations, and foundations to develop and sustain programs that improve the quality of life in the region and beyond. For more information please visit

Most read news of the week
Christina Milian, Leona Lewis And Zulay Henao Join Season Two Of Sony Crackle Original Drama Series The Oath
Bryce Vine To Join Max On Fall Tour, As Drew Barrymore Continues To Climb The Charts
Izzy Escobar Channels Adversity Into Empowering New Single "Broken Wings" Out June 29, 2018
Varese Sarabande Records To Release A Demonic White Vinyl Version Of "The Omen"
"Elvis Presley - Where No One Stands Alone" Features Powerful Duet With Elvis & Lisa Marie Presley!
In The MKNG Craft Festival Announces Headline Musical Act
Nicole Atkins, Mike Doughty, Lizz Winstead And Maysoon Zayid Headline Music & Comedy Show For VMT 2018
Award-Winning Filmmaker Rolla Selbak Premieres Choke At Outfest 2018
Deadly Apples Join Rob Zombie & Marilyn Manson Twins Of Evil Tour This Summer
Felskinn Release 'Close Your Eyes' Music Video Featuring Live Footage
Music Superstar And Seven-Time Grammy Award Winner Gloria Estefan Partners With Will And Ozzie Areu At Areu Bros
The Band Of Heathens To Release "A Message From The People Revisited"
Falling In Reverse Release New Song "Losing My Life"
Great Performances Season 12 Continues Sunday, July 8 On PBS With Rossini's Semiramide
Superhuman Happiness Announces New Album Featuring Colin Stetson, Dave Harrington, Richard Reed Parry

© 2001-2018 (S4)
about | advertise | site map
contact | privacy
Page gen. in 0.0101480 secs // 4 () queries in 0.0039660930633545 secs
Members Area
Register or login with just your e-mail address

A validation link will be sent to your e-mail. The link will expire in 15'.
Latest charts