Entertainment options abound on Salmon Days stages

October 1, 2011

By Staff

NEW — 6 a.m. Oct. 1, 2011

From blues to bluegrass, folk to funk, and rock to R&B, musicians cover a broad spectrum on Salmon Days Festival stages.

The action is spread across five stages situated throughout the festival grounds.

The focus at the Hatchery Stage is on Americana, bluegrass and folk sounds. The stage is located on the hatchery grounds.

Saturday:

  • 12:15 p.m. • Wayward Vessel • eclectic and innovative folk
  • 1:30 p.m. • Downtown Mountain Boys • deep-rooted hillbilly soul
  • 3 p.m. • Danny Barnes • genre bending banjo-tronics
  • 4:45 p.m. • Green State — Scott Law with Tye North and Luke Price • nationally acclaimed string masters

Sunday:

  • 11 a.m. • Rural Delivery • hot-pickin’ timeless harmonies
  • 12:15 p.m. • The Cascade Cut Ups • local pickers and grinners
  • 1:30 p.m. • Abby Mae & The Homeschool Boys • foot-stomping olde-time music
  • 2:45 p.m. • The Gloria Darlings • indie-folk-grass trio
  • 4 p.m. • Cahalen & Eli  • singing acoustic duo
  • 5 p.m. • Urban Monroes • traditional and original

The downtown Front Street Stage across from Front Street Market, 80 Front St. S., features regional and local performers specializing in blues, country, jazz, R&B, rock, roots, soul and swing.

Saturday:

  • 11 a.m. • Camano Cadillac • classic rock
  • 12:30 p.m. • Blue and Lonesome • blues
  • 2 p.m. • Bullet Creek • country
  • 3:30 p.m. • Junkyard Jane • roots
  • 5 p.m. • James King and The Southsiders • R&B, funk

Sunday:

  • 11 a.m. • Innervissions • jazz, big band
  • 12:30 p.m. • Road Dogz • R&B, blues, rock
  • 2 p.m. • Richie and the Catillacs • ’50s rock and country
  • 3:30 p.m. • The Fabulous Roof Shakers • blues, R&B, rock and country
  • 5 p.m. • Mark Dufresne Band • blues

The theme at the Rainier Blvd. Stage is a tribute to the ’70s, ’80s and beyond. Expect tributes to the The Rolling Stones, Three Dog Night, Tower of Power, Heart and Pink Floyd. The stage is near Issaquah City Hall South.

Saturday:

  • Noon • Threshold • Moody Blues tribute
  • 2 p.m. • Union Jack • The Rolling Stones tribute
  • 3:30 p.m. • Shambala • Three Dog Night tribute
  • 5 p.m. • Dr. Funk • Tower of Power tribute

Sunday:

  • Noon • Rock Steady • danceable rock classics
  • 2 p.m. • Shooting Star • Bad Company tribute
  • 3:30 p.m. • Heartless • Heart tribute
  • 5 p.m. • Echoes • Pink Floyd tribute

Offerings on the Go Fish! Stage includes demonstrations, dancing and musicians. The stage is along Front Street North near Village Theatre.

Saturday:

  • 10 a.m. • chef spotlight and cooking segment
  • 11 a.m. • FABULOUS Bel-Airs cover classics
  • Noon • @Five Band Seattle Soul Stew
  • 1 p.m. • Ed Hartman Marimba warm weather music
  • 2 p.m. • @Five Band
  • 3 p.m. • FABULOUS Bel-Airs
  • 4 p.m. • Heel Kickin Cloggers Appalachian Clogging
  • 5 p.m. • Ed Hartman Marimba

Sunday:

  • 10 a.m. • chef spotlight and cooking segment
  • 11 a.m. • Filé Gumbo Zydeco
  • Noon • Filé Gumbo Zydeco
  • 1 p.m. • Eclectic Cloggers, high-energy Appalachian clog dance
  • 2 p.m. • Seattle Ukulele Players Association, including jazz, swing, show tunes, cowboy tunes and pop
  • 3 p.m. • Violet Oroboros acoustic covers
  • 4 p.m. • Cascade Cut-Ups traditional bluegrass
  • 5 p.m. • Seattle Ukulele Players Association

Salmon Days offers something for young festivalgoers on the Kids Stage near Issaquah City Hall, 130 E. Sunset Way.

Saturday:

  • 11 a.m. • Zambini Brothers Puppets • “The Tasty Tale of Brave Sir Bump”
  • Noon • Radio Disney • Rockin Fun’ and Disney Dancers
  • 1 p.m. Radio Disney
  • 2 p.m. Salmon Dance • Field of Fun
  • 3 p.m. Ropeworks • Amazing Jump Ropers
  • 4 p.m. Alley Oop • musical games and fun
  • 5 p.m. Ropeworks

Sunday:

  • 11 a.m. • Zambini Brothers Puppets
  • Noon • Radio Disney
  • 1 p.m. • Radio Disney
  • 2 p.m. • Alex Zerbe’s Comedy Show — juggling, giggles and more
  • 3 p.m. • Roving Reptiles — high-energy comedy team
  • 4 p.m. • Matt Baker’s Comedy Stunt Show
  • 5 p.m. • Clay Martin’s Puppets
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