Seventh Annual Native Rhythms Festival
11/12/2015 TO 11/15/2015
9:00 AM TO 10:00 PM
Wickham Park Amphitheater, within the Wickham Park, Melbourne, FL.
In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, the Native Heritage Gathering, Inc., and the Indian River Flute Circle will host a Native American music, arts and crafts festival at the Wickham Park amphitheater, Melbourne, Florida, the weekend of November 12 – 15, 2015. Admission to the festival is FREE. Musical performances are scheduled throughout each day, with headliner performances starting in the late afternoon through 10pm.
Multiple award-winning musicians from all over the United States will be performing throughout the weekend. This family-friendly festival will also host free workshops that focus on flute playing, history of the instrument, beading, guitar playing, drumming and much more. In addition, over 40 vendors will sell musical instruments, native-style and environmental arts and crafts and food. Presentations by a variety of non-profit and historical preservation groups round out the educational experiences. We also invite children from local schools to attend a free Kids Day program.
The event will be held at Wickham Park, Melbourne, FL. This beautiful wooded park has free admission and ample free parking. The Wickham Park Campground is adjacent to the event area and offers campsites with full hookups as well as rustic sites. Motels and restaurants are close by, and we have arranged for discounted accommodations for event visitors.
A full description of the event, including a list of headlining and featured entertainers, performance times, workshop schedules and registration, participating vendors, camping and accommodation specifics can be found at: http://nativerhythmsfestival.com