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Thursday, October 19th, 2017 at 6:00pm
CityArts Factory29 S Orange Ave
Orlando, FL 32801
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Now in it's 8th year and growing, CityArts Factory and the Downtown Arts District is happy to bring you CityArts Dia de los Muertos & Monster Factory Exhibit!

Join us on opening night, Thursday, October 19, 2017 for the opening of this years exhibit and celebration of the season!

CityArts Factory will be ready with all new art in the themes of Halloween, fall and Day of the Dead! The gallery will be open from 4pm to 9pm featuring all new and original artwork created by local &
international artists. The gallery will be open 4pm- 9pm.

Continue the celebration at STREET PARTY ON CHURCH STREET
Artist and Vendors, Unique items, Face Painting, Photo Opportunity,
Kids Craft Area, Church Street Food Vendors, Live Music, Dance, Theatre, Costume Contest, Raffle Prizes, and more!

- Macabre Cirque Performance by Phantasmagoria
- Artist Vendors
- Live music performed by Omilasa
- High energy performance by Salvador Live Paints
- Kids Craft Area from 6pm-8pm
-- Face Painting, Costumes Contest, Raffles and more!

Admission: $5 donation

The DIa de los Muertos & Monster Factory exhibit at CityArts Factory will be on display from Friday 10/20- Friday 11/10 during normal gallery hours (Tues. - Sat. 11am- 6pm)
Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at 1:00pm
Downtown DeLand Historic District
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This monumental event will feature original music from over 170 local and regional acts on 28 stages held throughout the historic Downtown DeLand District. Downtown DeLand provides a perfect backdrop to showcase these acts at one of the nations top award winning historic downtown districts.

The festival is the largest one-day original indie music festival in the southeast which features a wide array of musical styles from mostly local and regional acts for all ages to enjoy consisting of Rock, Jazz, Blues, Country, Bluegrass, Hip Hop, Electronica, Industrial, Folk, Christian Rock, Metal, Ska and more. The event will also feature the Songwriters Showcases of America's 2017 Music Awards by honoring Songwriter of the Year, Band of the Year, Musician of the Year and Most Unique Act of the Year. Other activity's include an Art Show consisting of over 30 area artists as well as a wide variety of various vendors. There will also be a community drum circle in which the public is welcomed to participate at.

Discounted Advanced Tickets can be purchased online at or at Steve's Downtown Music in DeLand and Atlantic Sounds in Daytona Beach. Discounted Tickets are $10 Advance or $15 at the Gate. (Children ages 12 & under FREE) The Event is held RAIN OR SHINE. The event is presented by the Songwriters Showcases of America who also produces Daytona's MainStreet Live in February as well as Delandapalooza in April. The event is sponsored by Backstage Pass Magazine, Yuengling, 95.7 WHOG and Deland Beacon Newspaper. For more information on the event go to

Acts Include: LIST OF 2017 ACTS

The REMYZ- Funk, Blues, Rock, RnB, Miami
The Wallvines- Rock, Ormond Beach
Glenn Coleman and Relativity- rock Ormond Beach
Whiskey Sharts- Southern Rock Comedy, Shartsville
Coyotes & Towndogs- Americana, DeLand, FL
Bad Blood- Rock, Tampa
*Grindstone Sinners- Rock, Debary
The Hoverounds- Punk/ska , Deland
Brent Byrd & The Suitcase Gypsies- Rock, Jam Band, Jacksonville
Emma Moseley Band- soul rock, North Florida
Tom Bennett Band- piano rock and roll, Jacksonville
Aiming East- Roots Rock (Female Vocals) New Smyrna Beach
G.W. Souther- Soul/Rock, Orlando
Matt Fowler & the Warehouse Band Americana, St.Augustine
ALPHA DOG- rock, indie, Ponte Vedra
Big Picture- Alternative Folk-Rock, Tampa,
True Gain- Christian Rock, Orlando
*Metropolis Rising- Hard Rock, Rock or Metal, Palm Coast
Rick de Yampert- East-West fusion sitar, Palm Coast
The Mai Tatro Project- Indie/alt/pop, Port Orange/Daytona
The Ned- Rugrat Punk- Palm Coast
*Coastal Breed- Reggae, dub, rock, punk, Cocoa Beach
The Pain Factory- Rock/blues, Deland
MADWILLIE & THOSE GUYS- blues, deland
Lisa Noe- folk/rock - singer songwriter St. Petersburg
KJP Xperience- ambient rock, Tampa
*Honest Havoc- Rock, Melbourne, FL
Melissa Crispo- Pop/Rock, Orlando
Pam Taylor- Blues. LANCASTER
Seventh Stone- Heavy rock, Orlando
The LIGHT Band- Sorrento
Connie DeFeo- Country ,Wellington FL (Website N/A)
Tie-Dye Road- Indie Blues, Ormond Beach
The Unicorn Wranglers- Alternative Rock, Pensacola
RAZORZ EDGE- Horrorcore / hip hop / alternative, Orlando
Out Of Touch- Rock, Tampa
JetBlues Revue- Rockin Boogie, Minneola
The Innovators Music Group- Hip Hop, Miami/Baltimore/Belle Glade
Armor Of God- Power Metal, Orlando
Bill Surf- surf rock, Indian Harbour Beach, FL www.billsurfcom
*The Mellow Relics- Groove Rock, Orlando
PAPPAS- Singer/Songwriter, Orlando
Reginal Williams- Blues/Country/Soul based music that pricks the conscious, Port St Lucie (Website N/A)
*Boys' Entrance- Glam Rock, ST. Petersburg
Jason Fitch- Americana (5 piece), Eustis
Circle Band- variety, country, folk, pop, New Smyrna Beach Http://
The Bethany Brandt Band- Christian Rock, North Port, FL
*The Time Framed- Experimental Rock, Tampa
*Requiem For Delinquency- Electronic, Orlando
Alyssa Marie Coon- Indie pop and country, West Palm Beach
The Collective- Rock, Cape Coral
Mai Tatro ( solo) Indie/alt/pop, Port Orange/Daytona
The Pinecone Shake- Folk, Hilliard
*Everything New- Christian Hard Rock, Lakeland
*SAVVY- Alternative/indie, New Smyrna Beach
Old Man Crunchy- Folk, Blues, Colorado Springs
Eddie Fingerhut- Blues rock, St. Petersburg, FL
Sean Weatherford- Rock/blues, Deland
*Mark Steven Band- Christian Rock Palm Bay
Shifty Gears- Acoustic Rock, Jacksonville
James Pippin- Indie, Orlando
*Sudeep Maiti- Folk, Deland
*Juna N Joey- Country/pop, West palm beach
*Mitar- Rock, Casselberry
Joe Gibran- Americana-Original, Deltona
Fylo Zoet- Americana/Blues/Indie, Daytona beach, Fl

To inquire about submitting to perform at the festival send email HERE [email protected]
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Heather Gorlitz Scott

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