Feb. 2, 2022 — The 19th annual Florence Winter Music Festival, presented by FACE (Florence Arts, Culture & Entertainment) took place on Jan. 28 and 29 at the Florence Events Center.
The event was one the first large scale gatherings held in two years at the FEC and all attendees needed to show proof of vaccination or a recent negative COVID test to enter.
The festival began on Thursday with a Kiwanis Kids Concert and continued on Friday morning with jam sessions at the Lighthouse Inn and at The River House Inn, along with a free concert at Oregon Pacific Bank.
Performers at the festival included Saturday headliner Karla Bonoff, Friday headliners Appalachian Road Show, Growling Old Men, Pretty Gritty, Mary Flower and True North Duo.
There were also instructional workshops and jam sessions during both Friday and Saturday at the FEC.
For more information, visit wintermusicfestival.org.