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Mapleton Hill Porchfest + KGNU Live Broadcast
 
The 9th Mapleton Hill PorchFest will be back and better than ever on Sunday, September 19, 2021, from 1:00-4:30 p.m. PorchFest is a neighborhood walkabout where local musicians play and sing a broad variety of music on the beautiful porches of the historic Mapleton Hill neighborhood in Boulder, Colorado. Adding to that excitement will be a live broadcast by KGNU.

Founded in 2011, this year PorchFest will feature 24 bands on the welcoming neighborhood yards and porches. Among the bands are well-known and repeat performers, Dwarf Planets, Swing St. Vrain, PT Jazz Ensemble, 3StoryLimit, Aulternate Reality, Lefthand Canyon Singers, Sunshine Canyon String Band, and Howling Commandos. Were excited to welcome more than a dozen new talented local groups for the first time this year.

PorchFest is free and open to everyoneyounger, older, kids, dogs, neighbors, and out-of-town visitors. Porches are located East-West between 9th and 4th Streets and North-South between Concord and Spruce Streets. Three food vendors are scheduled to operate during the entire afternoon. Free masks and public restrooms will be available.

About Mapleton Hill PorchFest

Mapleton Hill PorchFest, inspired by the Ithaca NY PorchFest, is an eclectic, community-building musical event where local musicians play and sing mostly unplugged music on the beautiful porches of the historic Mapleton Hill neighborhood in Boulder, Colorado.

Mapleton Hill PorchFest was founded in 2011 by a group of Mapleton Hill neighbors and is supported by generous contributions from a variety of local businesses and institutions.

Visit mapletonhillporchfest.com for more information.

KGNU's Live Broadcast will air on Sunday, September 19th from 1:00-4:30 p.m. Listen on-air or stream via our mobile app.

Schedule

1:00 - 2:30 p.m - 3StoryLimit
2:30 - 2:45 p.m. - Chats with Mapleton Hill PorchFest organizers
2:45 - 4:15 p.m. - Lefthand Canyon Singers
4:15 - 4:30 p.m. - Final comments

 

 

Created:09/02/21, Modified:09/19/21, expires:09/19/21, priority:1