Saturday, June 22, 2013

Irish District Music and Arts Festival, Cedar Rapids, June 22, 2013

Saturday, June 22, folks from around the area descended upon the Irish District neighborhood in Cedar Rapids, to enjoy live music, local food, and celebrate community pride.

The event kicked off on the main stage with The Ron DeWitte All Stars featuring Tom Giblin, Bryce Janey, Dan Johnson and Jon Wilson.  Following them was Tallgrass, a three piece band from Iowa City.  The Family Groove Company closed the night.

The Central Shores stage featured The Significance of Simon, and closed with a spectacular performance from Craig Erickson and Friends.

Proceeds from the event will be used to support the Eastern Iowa Arts Academy Guitar Program.







Ron Dewitte All Stars - Ron Dewitte, Dan Johnson, Bryce Janey






Dan Johnson and Bryce Janey






Ron DeWitte







Austin Morford and Matt Skinner from Tallgrass





Adam Morford from TallGrass




TallGrass 






Craig Erickson





Craig Erickson