Music festival slated in Madras
Local area music fans will enjoy the second annual Air Time Music Festival coming to the Erickson Aircraft Collection hanger, in Madras, Oct. 6 and 7.
The family friendly event on Friday and Saturday, will benefit area 4-H clubs, and will include honky-tonk, ragtime, country, bluegrass, folk and other music genres.
Festival cofounders, Kenny and Carol Bicart, said, "Last year was a really fun time for everyone, but you haven't seen anything yet! We're looking at more performers running for two big days."
This year's scheduled local and regional talent includes the Tucker Band,
Front Porch Bluegrass Band, Shaniko Band, Shaniko Ragtime Festival Group, Box Canyon Bluegrass, plus many more.
Jam sessions will be held both evenings and all ages and talent levels are encouraged to participate. Food vendors will be available for onsite purchases.
Admission to the event is $5 for high school through adult, and children are free. Friday hours are 12 p.m. to 12 a.m., and Saturday 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Erickson Aircraft Collection is located at 2408 NW Berg Drive, Madras.
For more information, contact Ray Pokorny or Kenny Bicart at