Prairie Fest stages are 100% SOLAR-POWERED by:
11-12pm: Everybody's Darling
12:30-1:15: Deanna Valone
1:15-1:30 Scottish pipes & drums
2-3pm: Taste of Herb
3:00-3:30 performing in front of main stage Studio 74
3:30-4:30: Animal Spirit
5-6pm: Brave Combo ( with Brazen Bellies dancing in accompaniment )
6-6:30: Key Note address
6:30-8: End Of The World Parade
12-12:30pm: Speaker sessions
- 12:00-12:10 - Tina Lee Arons (North Texas Time Bank)
- 12:10-12:20 - John MacFarlane (Local Sierra Club's Reusable Bag Campaign)
- 12:20-12:30 - Stephonia Roberts (Mrs Jacks Body Food)
- 3:00-3:10 - Alejandro Hukill (Cesar Chavez Legacy)
- 3:10-3:20 - Todd Sliger (Teaming with Wildlife)
- 3:20-3:30 - Tammy M. Gomez (poet)
Second Stage Speakers
Alejandro Hukill, President of the Cesar Chavez Committee, will speak on Chavez's legacy as a champion for social justice and the work of the committee locally.
Tammy M. Gomez, published poet and activist, will share some of her inspiring poetry.
Tina Lee Arons, organizing member of the North Texas Time Bank, will speak about community currency as a healthy, local alternative to federal reserve notes and will be available (along with myself) to sign up new members, including all interested Prairie Fest volunteers.
Todd Sliger, Coordinator for Teaming with Wildlife: True To Texas, will share the Coalition's mission and current initiatives to increase support of wildlife conservation efforts across the state.
We're honored to have two storyteller groups at Prairie Fest this year.
Twice Upon a Time Storytellers
Performing in the Science and Education Zone. Click here for schedule and more information.
Performing in the Tipi in the Prairie Circle
Tipi Tellers also join us again this year. Telling Earth stories that teach listeners of all ages how to appreciate the earth, and how to help preserve its natural resources, their stories come not only from the Native Americans, but from all cultures to develop a curiosity about nature.