The second annual Ashland World Music Festival, celebrating multiculturalism with live international music and dance, is set for noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 20, in Lithia Park.
Known as “Siskiyou de Mayo: A World Music Festival” in its inaugural year, the Ashland Parks & Recreation Commission event features six hours of free live music at the Butler Bandshell, 150 Winburn Way.
The lineup includes: Frankie Hernandez, Ha'ena with Ka Pi'o O Ke Anuenue, New Autonomous Folksingers, Rogue World Ensemble with Unity Drum & Dance, Left Edge Percussion, The Kevin Carr Family, and Creekside Strings.
Food and artisan booths feature: Word on the Street, Nguyễn Street Food, Sultan's Delight, Lady J Arts, The Herbal Gerbil, SlothArts, Oregon Health Insurance Marketplace, SnowBall, and LuLaRoe with Jessica Pierce
The event is produced by Rogue World Music and sponsored by The Valley 106.3, The Rogue Valley Messenger, Full Circle Real Estate and Jefferson Public Radio.
For more information, go to ashland.or.us/AWMF or call Lonny Flora at 541-552-2250.