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Give Peace a Dance, Saturday April 25th

Published: March 18, 2009 12:15 PM

Event Dates: April 25, 2009 6:30 PM to February 25, 2009 10:30 PM

Give Peace a Dance at The Evergreen State College

Saturday April 25th, 2009 Reggae Fun to Follow Procession of the Species

After the Procession of the Species in downtown Olympia, The Evergreen State College is continuing the community celebration with Give Peace a Dance, a gathering of music of New Monsoon, a rock and experimental band form San Francisco, Kore Ionz, a reggae, rock and roots band from Seattle and Pachamama with afro-beat, reggae and ska from Los Angeles.

Tickets are $7 for students with ID (from any college or high school) and $10 general audience admission at the door. Advanced purchase tickets are available at a discount $5 for students, $7 general admission) from The Evergreen State College bookstore, Traditions Café, Rainy Day Records and BuyOlympia.com.

The event takes place at The Evergreen State College, College Recreation Center, 2700 Evergreen Parkway NW, Olympia, WA 98505. Parking is free on Saturday. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and the show starts at 7:30 p.m. Dancing is optional, but encouraged. Bleachers are available for the audience as well.

Directions to the campus are available here: http://www.evergreen.edu/tour/gethere.htm The show is sponsored by The Evergreen State College, Student Activities; KAOS community radio, and MEChA.

For more information, please see http://www.evergreen.edu/activities/ or call (360) 867-6220.

Contact

Jason Wettstein Media & Community Relations Manager
The Evergreen State College
(360) 867-5213
wettstej@evergreen.edu