Event Date: 03/12/2009
The first annual Harvest of Hope Fest, will be held at the St. Johns County Fairgrounds in St. Augustine, Florida. This three day, multiple stage alternative music festival all to benefit and raise awareness for Harvest of Hope Foundation, a non-profit organization that provides financial, educational, and service oriented aid to migrant farm workers all over the country. The event emphasizes the focus on being family friendly as well as environmentally friendly. showcase not only a large group of musicians who are donating their time and performances to the cause but will also showcase a variety of art shows and films from progressive artists from around the country, non-profits, local businesses and progressive organizations.
The event will feature over 100 bands that include acts such as Against Me!, The National, Propagandhi, KRS One, The Mountain Goats, GZA(GENIUS), Bad Brains,Girl Talk,The Bouncing Souls, Less Than Jake, Lucero, The Gaslight Anthem Kool Keith (Dr. Octagon vs Dr. Doom)ft. Kutmasta Kurt, The Night Marchers, Black Kids and many more.
For more information about the Harvest of Hope Fest, please visit the Official Harvest of Hope Fest web site at www.harvestofhope.net.
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