Title Track is proud to co-present the 2nd annual Water is Life Festival on Saturday, August 31st in Mackinaw City. This FREE, family-friendly event centers Native leadership and focuses on celebrating water and our connection to it through diverse cultural offerings of music, art, poetry and speakers.
12noon – Opening welcome with festival founder and organizer, Jannan Cornstalk / hand drum singers
12:15 – Music from Caroline Barlow – Professional folky, member of the North Carolines, and organizer with Bliss Fest.
12:30 – Daryl Brown – Eagle and Condor Prophecy Teachings
12:45 – Music from Sean Miller – Guitarist and singer-songwriter from Petoskey, member of The Real Ingredients, and arts/entertainment reporter for Petoskey News.
1:00 – Music from Victor McManemy – folk balladeer and seasoned protest singer
1:30 – Markie Miller interview – Toledoans For Safe Water organizer most directly involved with the development of the Lake Erie Bill of Rights.
2:00 – Group Process – facilitated time of envisioning and organizing
3:30 – Music from Seth Bernard – Michigan’s musical activist ambassador, Earthwork Music founder, Title Track and Clean Water Campaign for Michigan founder and executive director.
4:00 – Eliza Thorp – Northern Michigan pianist and vocalist whose debut album John Sinkevics of Local Spins says, “…unfolds subtly and brilliantly, with gorgeous, thought-provoking lyrics that reflect her northern Michigan upbringing…”
4:30 – speaker/stage announcements/gratitude
4:45 – Molly – Musician, vocalist, songwriter whose emotive style of singing and thoughtful lyrics make for a moody, eclectic, joyous, and colorful soulful expression.
5:30 – closing JAM
View and share the Facebook event for the 2019 Water is Life Festival here.
Be sure to check out the details for the Paddle Out Flotilla, happening the morning before the festival!