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FEST: O+ Festival in Kingston, 10/9-11/15

Monday, October 5th, 2015
The Bongos

The Bongos

Featuring more than 60 musical acts and 25 visual artists, the sixth annual O+ Festival will be taking place this weekend at a number of different locations throughout Kingston. It’s a unique festival of art, music and wellness, wherein artists barter their contributions directly for medical, dental and other health services from art-loving health care providers.

The festival kicks off with a parade featuring the Hungry March Band from the Seven21 Media Center at 6pm Friday (October 9). Among the many other activities throughout the weekend are a late-night literary SALO+N and CO+LLAGE Cafe; unlimited EXPLO+RE classes in yoga, dance, meditation and sound healing; a Wellness EXPO+ and Conference (featuring topics of particular interest to Hudson Valley residents and/or the creative community); and bike rides for all skill levels.

Among the headlining performers at the fest are Nicole Atkins, Screaming Females, Corey Glover (of Living Colour), Widowspeak, And the Kids, a reunion of the Bongos and such returning acts as Nicole Atkins (performing solo) and the Local 518’s own the Parlor.

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Festival Fever: O+ Festival in Kingston, 10/10-12/14

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014
Bella's Bartok

Bella’s Bartok

Featuring more than 40 musical acts and 20 visual artists, the fifth annual O+ Festival will be taking place this weekend at a number of different locations throughout Kingston. It’s a unique festival of art, music and wellness, wherein artists barter their contributions directly for medical, dental and other health services from art-loving health care providers.

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LIVE: O+ Festival in Kingston, 10/13/13 (Day Three)

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013
Spiritualized (photograph by Timothy Reidy)

Spiritualized

Photographs by Timothy Reidy

Featuring more than 40 musical acts, the fourth annual O+ Festival was held earlier this month over the course of three days at a number of different locations throughout Kingston. That’s O+, as in “O positive,” the blood type. It’s a unique festival of art, music and wellness, wherein artists barter their visual or musical talents directly for medical, dental and other health services from art-loving health care providers.

And the idea is catching on. Building on the success in Kingston, the O+ Festival will set up shop in San Francisco next month…

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Festival Fever: O+ Festival in Kingston, 10/11-13/13

Thursday, October 10th, 2013

Featuring more than 40 musical acts, the fourth annual O+ Festival will be taking place this weekend at a number of different locations throughout Kingston. It’s a unique festival of art, music and wellness, wherein artists barter their contributions directly for medical, dental and other health services from art-loving health care providers.

This year, expect to see Kingston transformed by the internationally–known street artist Gaia. Renowned performance artist Linda Montano will be returning again this year along with artist/activist LMNOPi, Kris Perry’s Machines and the Deep Listening Institute, all new to the O+ roster. There will also be two screenings of the documentary “Dear Governor Cuomo,” filmed last year in Albany at the big anti-fracking rally and benefit concert at The Egg.

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