Two events connected by a parade
1 – 4 pm Dressing Blue Dress Park: Workshop and Concert
INOVA, 2155 N Prospect Ave, Milwaukee WI 53202
5 – 9 pm Full Moon Picnic @ Blue Dress Park
Corner of Reservoir and Holton, Milwaukee WI 53212
Free and open to the public.
Join us for Full Moon Picnic celebrating the 15th anniversary of Blue Dress Park’s christening. Bring yourself and a picnic and we’ll transform the space into a brilliant mosaic. Picnic blankets and colorful attire are encouraged. We will have grills and some food on hand. Moon rise at 7:30. An afternoon workshop features a 2 pm concert of Classical and Folk music of India with award-winning Jai Sovani-Garud and Pooja Dhaliwal. All events are free and open to the public.
Dressing Blue Dress Park, 1 – 4 pm
In preparation for the picnic join us for a workshop at INOVA and concert hosted by After School Special. Make a custom picnic blanket to use at the park while listening to a concert of Classical and Folk music of India by Jai Sovani-Garud and Pooja Dhaliwal (also performing at the park in the evening). The concert will begin at 2 pm. At 4 pm the workshop will culminate in a parade to the park led by After School Special.
Full Moon Picnic, 5 – 9 pm
Matt Cook, Master of ceremonies
Pooja Dhaliwal, Classical and Folk music of India
Jai Sovani-Garud, Classical Indian Music
Roger Boll, Accordion one-man band
Ruth Engel Brown and Renato Umali, Soprano and Keyboards
Field Outing, urban exploration/art making organized by Lynden Sculpture Garden
Guest Speakers: Tia Chianti Richardson, Elisabeth Albeck
Overhead drone photo with TBA
Event Program designed by Nate Pyper with texts by Kiki Anderson and Carl Bogner
After-party @ Company Brewing with FofBDP Mild Porter
Sponsors: MMXII, India Music Society, MKE<->LAX Walsh’s Beer and Liquor, Anna-Marie Opgenorth, Burke Properties, Bliffert Lumber and Hardware, Riverwest Radio, The Home Depot, Digital Edge.
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