What/where is it?
Children and families are at the forefront of this three-day festival, which boldly aims to “transcend the divisions of race and culture”. The festival specialises in roots and world music, and is held at Mendocino County Fairgrounds, Boonville, California.
How much does it cost?
- Adults: $75 for a three-day ticket
- Admission is free for 12-year-olds or under when accompanied by an adult
Artists include Damian Marley, Alpha Blondy & The Solar System, Marcia Griffiths, Max Romeo and U Roy.
Why will the family love it?
The festival offers a Family Camp area and an extensive programme of children's activities throughout the weekend, including dance and music workshops, songfests, storytelling, arts and crafts, sports and other entertainment.
Sierra Nevada World Music Festival