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@  Mason... : (27 May 2015 - 10:22 PM) Found you get me. Thats all I was really saying. BBQ Ribs, BBQ Chicken, BBQ Pork. BBQ followed by meat.
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Jubilee Lineup Announced


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Posted 11 April 2012 - 01:51 PM

Jubilee Lineup Announced
Posted on: April 11, 2012
The Dark Star Jubilee , set for Labor Day Weekend (August 31 - September 2), will feature three days and nights of friends, family, camping, over 20 bands, nearly 40 hours of music, no overlapping sets, and a whole lot more! In addition to three full shows by Dark Star Orchestra we’ve just announced our very Special Guests, including the Mickey Hart Band, 7 Walkers featuring Bill Kreutzmann, Keller Williams, Jorma Kaukonen, Infamous Stringdusters, Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk, Donna the Buffalo, Donna Jean Godchaux Band w/Jeff Mattson, Perpetual Groove, BoomBox, Cornmeal, Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad, David Gans, Jahman Brahman, Rumpke Mountain Boys, The Spikedrivers and more to be announced!

For info on tickets, including the Early Bird 3-Day Festival Pass that’s available now, can be found here . For everything else Jubilee, including VIP’s, RV’s, and Vendors, go here , and we’ll meet you at the Jubilee!


Those are some great acts and for 89 bucks for the weekend, can't beat it. Kudos to the band for pulling this together!

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Posted 11 April 2012 - 02:38 PM

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Posted 11 April 2012 - 02:50 PM

I'd love an experienced opinion: Are children ages 3 and 5 too young for a three day camping festival? If there was a hotel option, I could pull this off, but we've never done the camping thing with the kids. Any thoughts?
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Posted 11 April 2012 - 03:20 PM

I know from observations made at the Ledges that a fair number of folks had little people of the FHA (Future Hippies of America) persuasion there and things seemed to go fine, at least during daylight hours. I'm not sure how it went for them in the depths of the woods at the dark of night, and as you no doubt know, your experiences may vary. Duct tape is certainly one child restraint option when all else fails.

If the children can take three days of "normal" outdoors fun, I would think they could handle this unless they are really rambunctious.

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Posted 11 April 2012 - 03:26 PM

The whole lineup is fantastic! I am so particularly psyched about Jorma and Donna the Buffalo. This is gonna be great!!! :headbang:

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Posted 11 April 2012 - 04:33 PM

The line-up is fantastic. Lots of gd music will beplayed. Plus, a few good bluegrass acts and very few acts i cant be near the stage. Out of politeness i won't mention any of them by name. This is going to be an amazing weekend.

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Posted 11 April 2012 - 05:40 PM

I'd love an experienced opinion: Are children ages 3 and 5 too young for a three day camping festival? If there was a hotel option, I could pull this off, but we've never done the camping thing with the kids. Any thoughts?


Depending on what kind of shape you are in at the end of the night ... because the great city, home of the Ohio State Buckeyes, Columbus ... is only a spell down the road....

and since the site is right off of "I-70" you have quick access in and out ... plus hotels dot the exits going in both directions ....
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Posted 11 April 2012 - 07:57 PM

.... Are children ages 3 and 5 too young for a three day camping festival? ....


I've seen many young ones at Grateful Fest but at several other festivals I can't remember children of that age. I'm sure a big factor is how well the whole family is prepared to look after them. There are situations like who is going to watch the child while both parents' favorite band is on stage latter at night. A couple years ago I camped next to a family who in the afternoon of the first day the gentleman told me that they were pulling up their tent and heading home because the child was starting to show initial small signs of possible illness , a sneeze or two I think he said. It was a good example of being dedicated to taking care of the child even when it meant they were going to miss everything.

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Posted 12 April 2012 - 12:59 PM

Thanks to all for Ur insights. It just sounds like such a fun event! But my girls r still too young, i think. I just can't wait to bring them and dance with them. They love to dance, too! But in reality, they would probably only be happy for about a day,if that, so i'll just try to cool my heels for a while. Come to think of it, I should probably take them to a couple of shows ( in a couple of years)before I start taking them to festivals. U guys helped. Thanks again.
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Posted 12 April 2012 - 01:33 PM

Thanks to all for Ur insights. It just sounds like such a fun event! But my girls r still too young, i think. I just can't wait to bring them and dance with them. They love to dance, too! But in reality, they would probably only be happy for about a day,if that, so i'll just try to cool my heels for a while. Come to think of it, I should probably take them to a couple of shows ( in a couple of years)before I start taking them to festivals. U guys helped. Thanks again.

I would recommend taking them to the springfield show earlier in the summer, if you are in the area, to see how they react to the crowd. there are always a lot of young ones there. I believe I will be bringing my 4 kids to this, but they are older 9-16. Lineup looks awesome, can't wait, i was hoping Jorma and Cornmeal would be there!
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Posted 12 April 2012 - 02:20 PM

excellent line up !!! it should be here in SoCal , not Ohio ;) ...

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Posted 12 April 2012 - 08:00 PM

Life is funny....you get really excited for things, can't wait for them to happen but sometimes forget the in between....I am really excited for this gig, hope I can pull it off..

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Posted 12 April 2012 - 09:27 PM

Life is funny....you get really excited for things, can't wait for them to happen but sometimes forget the in between....I am really excited for this gig, hope I can pull it off..

I hear that! "If you want to make God laugh, tell him your plans"!
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Posted 12 April 2012 - 11:07 PM

Life is funny....you get really excited for things, can't wait for them to happen but sometimes forget the in between....I am really excited for this gig, hope I can pull it off..


I hear ya...
And when you have 6,432 hoops to jump through before your next show which is 3.42 months away,,,it seems like it's NEVER going to come along,,,!!

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Posted 13 April 2012 - 08:42 AM

You make an excellent point, Weather Command. I always find myself looking forward to things, and I constantly have to remember to enjoy the now!

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Posted 13 April 2012 - 11:23 PM

I'm in! Gonna buy my early bird tickets asap!

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Posted 15 April 2012 - 05:14 PM

Cornmeal,Stringdusters, and Jorma too ? Honey, pack the car!!!!!!!!
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Posted 17 April 2012 - 10:35 PM

to my regular peeps..it looks as though this is an official go for me...wonderin what you r thinking about camping, vip, regular, rv? I have to assume there is no shade? lets me know :-)

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Posted 24 April 2012 - 10:30 AM

Bought my ticket!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Yippie!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Now may I have some new performers please?????

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Posted 24 April 2012 - 02:29 PM

got a "rising star vip ticket" which allegedly gives me the privelege of camping next to my vehicle. got a small pop up so i gots my own shade. the pictures i saw, having never been to buckeye before, led me to believe that shade would be hard to come by. can anyone give me some feedback about camping there? please compare and contrast to nlqp thanks for your help




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