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Chicago Folk & Roots Festival lineup announced

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The Old Town School of Folk Music has announced the lineup for its 12th annual Folk & Roots Festival, Saturday and Sunday, July 11-12, in Welles Park on Lincoln between Montrose and Sunnyside.

Admission is an $8 suggested donation for adults, $4 suggested ffor seniors and children. (For more information, visit The lineup follows the break.

Main Stage, Saturday, July 11

Midwest Invitational Fiddle Championship, 12:55 p.m.

Lamajamal, 2:05 p.m.

Dan & Rayna Gellert, 2:45 p.m.

Cedric Watson & Bijou Creole, 4 p.m.

Caleb Klauder and his All-Star Country Band, 5:25 p.m.

Honey Honey, 7 p.m.

Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears, 8:30 p.m.

Main Stage, Sunday, July 12

Young Stracke All-Stars, 12:55 p.m.

Woodstock All-Stars, 1:25 p.m.

Maestros del Joropo Oriental, 2:10 p.m.

Mbolo Moy Dolle, 3:25 p.m.

Curley Taylor & Zydeco Trouble, 4:55 p.m.

Watcha Clan, 6:30 p.m.

DJ Warp & Friends, 7:45 p.m.

Karsh Kale, 8:30 p.m.

Kids Tent, Saturday, July 11

Wiggleworms with Little Miss Ann, noon

Ecuadorian Folk Dance, Nuestra Música, 12:50 p.m.

Cowpoke Sing-along with Annie Coleman, 1:40 p.m.

Storytime Dances with Jen Guglielmi, 2:30 p.m.

Laura Doherty, 3:25 p.m.

Kids Rhythm Circle, 4:35 p.m.

Special Music By Special People, 5:30 p.m.

Kids Tent, Sunday, July 12

Wiggleworms with Julie, noon

Hip Hop Kidz with Lin, 12:50 p.m.

Tricia Sebastian, Nuestra Música, 1:45 p.m.

West African Drumming with Taylor, 2:45 p.m.

Erin Flynn Band, 3:40 p.m.

Zumba for Kids, Nuestra Música, 4:40 p.m.

Dance Tent, Saturday, July 11

Family Hula with Lani, noon

Bhangra with Shamila, 1:05 p.m.

Rumba Dance Lesson, 2:10 p.m.

Ogunda Masa, Nuestra Música, 2:40 p.m.

Welles Park Folkloric Dancers, Nuestra Música, 3:55 p.m.

Dance Lessons with Saladeen, 4:15 p.m.

Papo Santiago & Infra Verde, Nuestra Música, 4:45 p.m.

Square Dance! Open Band with special guests, 6:30 p.m.

Dance Tent, Sunday, July 12

Jazz Dance with Jeanette, noon

Waltz Across Chicago! , 1 p.m.

Polka Lesson, 3:30 p.m.

Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones, 4 p.m.

Hip Hop Dance with Boogie, 5:20 p.m.

Two Step Lessons with Nicole, 6:30 p.m.

Hoyle Brothers - 7 p.m.

Gazebo, Saturday, July 11

Old Time Jam with Dan & Rayna Gellert, noon

African Drum Fête with Taylor, 1 p.m.

Voice of the People with Andrea, 2 p.m.

Brazilian Ensemble with Paulinho, Nuestra Música, 3 p.m.

Fandango with Raul, Nuestra Música, 4 p.m.

Woodstock Ensemble, 5 p.m.

Soul Sing-along with Alton & Bill, 6 p.m.

Gazebo, Sunday, July 12

Family String Jam with Maria, noon

Woody Guthrie Folk Jam with Mark, 1 p.m.

Bluegrass Jam with Colby, 2 p.m.

The Third Half with Dan, 3 p.m.

Mellow Gold with Steve, 4 p.m.

Grateful Dead Ensemble with Steve, 5 p.m.

Beatles Ensemble with Steve, 6 p.m.

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