It’s the most magical night of summer – a night of artistic expression, music, feasting, dancing, singing, and theatrical antics celebrating the art and artists of the Keys.
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A day into night arts extravaganza celebrating local artists who have a dream...and imagination...and to dance, sing, paint, play, perform!
Performing on multiple stages and platforms, over 75 artists gather to showcase and spotlight their visions, dreams and talent.
Headlining on the Courtyard stage will be The Celestial Buddhas, with Skipper Kripitz, Larry Smith, Christine Cardone and Journey Blue Heaven; The Future X's, featuring Rock Solomon, The Crizbees, w/Rob DiStasi, Chris Burchard, Bubba Lownotes; The Fabulous Spectrelles; Adrienne Zolondick; Melody Cooper, The Love Lang Gang, Karri Daley, C.W. Colt and Yankee Jack, Marty Stonely and Robert Douglass ~ with more lining up as the curtain is lifted, and the night veil is pulled back - all beginning at 5PM until the gates close at 11PM.
On the Second Stage, the "Sanctuary", Ben Pegg is featured, the RoMa Duo, Kai Seemiller and Friends, and Kissed by A Gypsy, and highlighting the setting will be performance by Fringe Theater, with Shakespeare's 12th Night, Julius Cesar and Taming of the Shrew.
Look out for the Ambush Poets who will help pierce the veil between this world and the next with words to amuse and mystify!
The Grand Dream Mural once again invites all to add their brush to the imaginative vision styled by Amanda Johnson, and on the outdoor lakeside Terrace Stage, be delighted by the ballerinas of the Southernmost Dance Theatre Youth Company, join in the merriment of the Key West Comparsa Dancers, Film will be on the Big Screen for the evening viewing and be ready for the spectacular fire dancing and hooping of Lydia Firefly and Fiona Fuego as the skies darken to show the brilliance of these incredible and fearless artists in swirling motion!
The Southermost Medium will be present and peer into your cosmic being, Lucy Carleton and Dancers with some surprises in store, and once again, Faerie Land will offer spirited fashion and adornments, hooping, wings, head dresses and more.
Attire ranges from Key West cool to Midsummer’s Magical, with a King and Queen of Midsummer’s Night chosen from among the best costumed.
Food and beverage aplenty is being offered by Kaya Island and the Shrimp Road Wagon of Stock Island Marina.