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Bentonville festival combines music, art and technology
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Bentonville festival combines music, art and technology

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — A new music festival is coming to Bentonville Friday, Sept. 23 through Sunday, Sept. 25, and it’s promising to change the status quo. Organizers say the FORMAT festival is about breaking away from the norm, so its combining live music with art and technology. One example of this concept is an art installment called ‘Nova Heat’, where you enter through porta potties and walk through artwork to get to the stage. Another includes what’s called ‘The Cube’, a multi-level, 4D music experience. Art is woven throughout each of the many places to listen to music and most of it is being built on-site. If you are heading to the FORMAT Festival make sure to take a look at the free shuttle rides and transportation offered by the festival since park...
Ethnic celebration | Johnstown Slavic Festival will feature authentic entertainment, food, crafts | Entertainment
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Ethnic celebration | Johnstown Slavic Festival will feature authentic entertainment, food, crafts | Entertainment

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. – Slavic entertainment, food, crafts and presentations will be featured at this ethnic celebration.The seventh annual Johnstown Slavic Festival will be held from 4 to 10 p.m. Friday and from noon to 9:30 p.m. Sept. 17 in the parking lot and the courtyard of the Heritage Discovery Center, 201 Sixth Ave., in the Cambria City section of Johnstown.“The festival is held here at the Heritage Discovery Center because its themes, including immigration to the area and steel and coal history, are directly related to the history of Slavs in this region,” said Richard Burkert, president and CEO of Johnstown Area Herita...
Saskatoon Fringe Festival returns to in-person setting since 2019 – Saskatoon
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Saskatoon Fringe Festival returns to in-person setting since 2019 – Saskatoon

After a couple of years of altered events, more so on the virtual and smaller scale side of things,  the Saskatoon Fringe returned in 2022. This year’s festival is all about getting back to the atmosphere that has attracted audiences for more than 30 years. 1:27 A locally produced short-horror film is up for some awards at Screamfest film festival in Los Angeles A locally produced short-horror film is up for some awards at Screamfest film festival in Los Angeles “A community without art isn’t a community. It’s less vibrant, joyful, and connected,” says Artistic and Executive Director Anit...