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Big Mean I-Town Revue
Ithaca Ballet
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Announcing our 2016 Headliners

By McKenzie Jones Rounds, April 3, 2016

Spring is finally here and we can't believe that in just two short months we'll all be gathering together to celebrate Ithaca Festival! This year, we're very happy to report that we'll be welcoming some serious local bands to our stages. Stay tuned for the full schedule, but enjoy this talent teaser for now!

Immediately following the parade, The Horse Flies can be seen on the new Bernie Milton Pavilion, Friday, June 3, 8:30-10pm.

Also on the Commons on Saturday, June 4 we welcome Driftwood from 4:14-5:45 pm and Samite from 8:30-10pm.

On the Commons on Sunday, June 5, we are happy to have the Blind Spots closing down the festival from 8:30-10pm.

Our second main stage in Markles Flats near GIAC will feature the Sim Redmond Band on Saturday, June 4 from 6:15-7:30pm.

Rounding out the weekend in the park will be Empire Kings from 5:40-6:40pm and the Gunpoets from 7:10-8:10pm on Sunday, June 5.

Stay tuned for more info about all of the music we'll be offering during Ithaca Festival weekend.