Whether the sun is shining or it’s a raining outside, visiting general stores is the perfect way to spend a fall day.
SweetWater is all about “Evolution” for its 16th Festival of world-class music. The 2019 Festival will be Artistic Director Mark Fewer’s final one at the helm. He’s got a few musical treats left on his bucket list. The stellar line-up includes the SweetWater debut of world-famous counter-tenor Daniel Taylor, Adrian Butterfield, Drew Jurecka, David Braid, Aiyun Huang, Ellen McAteer, Kenneth Slowik, and Rachel Brown. SweetWater’s next Artistic Director, violinist Edwin Huizinga, will also be a featured performer. Free, interactive activities include the family fav Mozart for Munchkins, community playalong Classical Jam, and string instrument showcase Luthier Exhibit, and Luthier Performance & Talk featuring Mark Fewer and moderated by Robert Harris. Friday Night Opening Gala ($55) Saturday Early Evening Concert & Sunday Matinee ($40), Late Night Jazz ($30). Festival Pass (4 Concerts) $150.