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In its' second year, the festival will once again offer Island Camping, with a view of the Miami Skyline, throughout 4 days of multiple stages with a over 40 World musical performances. Reggae, Zydeco, Roots Rock, Latin, Bluegrass, Hip Hop, Electronica, and much, much more! The diversity of talented musicians and lyricists, both local and from around the globe, offer something for everyone! Come out and play, you might just learn a few new dance steps! This year we've partnered with the Historic Virginia Key Beach Park, and are happy to connect with and include of offerings from several inspiring local organizations!
Our friends at the Zen Village in Coconut Grove will join us this year, bringing a variety of experiential opportunities to strengthen our connection to our own sense of Inner Peace and Bliss! Nurturing our bodies with some time to tune in, stretch, align, and be still, is a GREAT way to balance the furious dancing of the night as well as navigate the fluctuating currents that are the Flow of Life! Come move and be moved!!
A team of Holistic Healers will be on site to align, massage ,and refine your physical, emotional, and energetic bodies to allow you to continue to smile and dance for days on end with ease!! There will also be All Day Kids' Activities that are artistic and inspiring, A global collection of chefs at the World Cafe', Engaging conversations within the Sustainability Forum, Crafts, Workshops, and Classes, all designed to stimulate and energize us as we connect and play every day of our lives!!!
Did we spark your curiosity about the Dream Team? Here's the scoop, fresh off of the press!!
Dear GrassRoots Family,
At each one of our events we are reminded of the amazing group effort it takes to present a GrassRoots Festival. Whether it is the Finger Lakes GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance or the Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance, the sense of community involvement and support is overwhelming and inspiring. We can’t help but notice that we are seeing a lot of the same faces at GrassRoots Festivals. Over the years, many of you have become more than just patrons of the festival. Many of you have become die hard annual attendees, volunteers, staff, performers, and members of our extended family.
We are currently working on the Second Annual Virginia Key GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance in Miami, Florida. The festival will be held February 21st –February 24th. As those of you who attended last year already know, this festival is held at the most amazing venue in the country. The Festival site is Historic Virginia Key Beach Park, where you can literally wake up, walk out of your tent, and go swim in the ocean. We are excited to announce that we have partnered with the Historic Virginia Key Beach Park! Our festival will serve as an annual source of revenue for the Beach Park Trust. In addition, we will be continuously upgrading the infrastructure and hosting building projects to help the development of this magnificent site. Miami is one of the most culturally diverse cities in America. This diversity breeds some of the best fusion and world music in the continental United States. This festival has the potential to be absolutely amazing!
Now we need some support from you, our GrassRoots Family, to ensure the future of the Virginia Key GrassRoots Festival. We are offering a one-time special to those of you who love GrassRoots as much as we do, and want to see the organization continue to grow. We have big dreams and need your help to make them come true!
Become a GrassRoots Dream Team Member!
The cost is $1000
Here’s what you get:
-Lifetime “All Access Pass” Lanyard: This personalized pass will have your name on it and will allow you and a guest to access to all the areas of any GrassRoots event for the rest of your life. This includes backstage and artist areas.
-10 Weekend passes for any GrassRoots Festivals: You will be provided a punch card good for 10 weekend passes to any of the GrassRoots Festivals. These passes can be used at the Finger Lakes GrassRoots Festival, the Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival, or the Virginia Key GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance. There are absolutely no restrictions on how you use these passes. You can give them to family and friends or use them all yourself. You can use them all at once or one at a time. Simply present your punch card at the ticket booth for your wristbands. No pre-registration, no hassle. They are good whenever you choose to use them, and they never expire.
-GrassRoots Store Voucher: You will be given a $50 voucher to use at the GrassRoots store. With this credit you will be able to purchase GrassRoots T-Shirts, Hats, and other GrassRoots merchandise.
Economically, this offer is a great investment for anyone who makes it a point to regularly attend GrassRoots. Beyond that, this is a great investment in furthering the mission and outreach of the GrassRoots Organization. See you in Miami!!
To Purchase a GrassRoots Dream Team Membership OR Early Bird Tickets, click on the link below:
To learn more about the Virginia Key GrassRoots Festival click on the link below:
To learn more about Historic Virginia Key Beach Park click on the link below:
Ok, now that you've thoroughly enjoyed that cup of tea, coffee, or chai while reading this... Check out the links and buy some Festival Tickets!!
P.S. We're currently updating our virginiakeygrassroots.com webpage with information about the Dream Team, as well as an option to purchase Dream Team Memberships and Early Bird Tickets there... We'll post a link soon, but until then, go to the GrassRoots Store!!
We Love you All and we're looking forward to playing, connecting, and co-creating the best festival yet with YOU!!
Let's do THIS!!
Virginia Key GrassRoots
Historic Virginia Key Beach, Miami FL
4400 Rickenbacker Causeway
Fortune House Hotel
185 S.E. 14th Terrace
Red The Steakhouse
119 Washington Avenue
De Rodriguez Cuba
101 Ocean Dr
157 Collins Ave