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The Gateway Dulcimer Society

presents

The Gateway Dulcimer Music Festival
August 1st(pm) - 4th(am), 2019
* Now The First Weekend in August *

Four Points by Sheraton/Fountain Conference Center
319 Fountains Pkwy, Fairview Heights, IL 62208




Featuring in 2019:

Mountain Dulcimer
Mike Anderson, Bing Futch,
Wendy Songe, Dave Haas and Gary Sager


Hammer Dulcimer
Tina Bergman, Pam Bowman
and Rick Thum


Other Instruments
Autoharp: Ivan Stiles
Ukulele: Wendy Songe

See the Lodging link below for information on rooms at the Sheraton.

ON-SITE REGISTRATION IS WELCOME though lunches are not included if you wait to register on-site. Same cost.

Friday and Saturday:
Workshops All Day - Evening Concerts
Vendors - Raffles - Jamming
Sunday: Hymn Sing


Click here for Registration, Workshop Schedule Friday / Saturday ,
General Info, Eat/Sleep/Shop Information
The Gateway Dulcimer Society

The Fran Durham Memorial Scholarship Application
Applications must be received by 7/1/2019 for the 2019 festival

Evening Concerts Begin at 7:00 p.m.
in the Sheraton Conference Center

Friday Evening Concert:
TBA
Saturday Evening Concert:
TBA

Tickets are $10 per person per evening if you are only coming for the concerts. They will be available on a first-come-first-served basis until all seats are filled. Those who are registered for the festival as a Participant or Non-Participant have their concert admission included and will be admitted with their name badge.


Contact Sharon Hargus, Festival Chairperson for registration and additional festival information at gdsmf98@gmail.com


This program is supported in part by McSpadden Dulcimers and Rick Thum Dulcimers. We gratefully acknowledge their support!

Links to the Dulcimer Community

The Gateway Dulcimer Society
Sandy Conatser
Neal Hellman
Music Folk
Bill Robinson
Rick Thum
Maureen Sellers
Gary Gallier
Kerry Anderson
Debbie Porter
Susan Trump
Stephen Seifert