26 April 2010, 12:39 PMphilnic
If you're free on 5 June, why not pop over to Waukegan for this Dandelion Wine Fine Arts Festival:http://www.waukeganparks.org/e...ndelion_Wine_002.pdf
26 April 2010, 10:03 PMdandelion
Sorry, gotta be at a graduation, two actually.
27 April 2010, 05:59 AMDoug Spaulding
I would pop, but I'll be driving back to DC from Carolina that day - blahst!
06 June 2011, 02:04 PMphilnic
Another year, another Dandelion Wine Festival in Waukegan:http://newssun.suntimes.com/57...-off-summer-fun.html
11 July 2011, 06:31 PMDavidTVC15
Phil, were you there? If so then please share your thoughts, and perhaps you picked up the brochure with the recipe for Dandelion Wine in it.
12 July 2011, 12:59 AMphilnic
No, I wasn't there; wrong continent for me, unfortunately!
13 July 2011, 02:41 PMphilnic
Speaking of Waukegan, look out for Bradbury in this promo video (blink and you will miss it):http://www.elocallink.tv/clien...v2_iwd&spon=artsande
17 May 2019, 06:52 AMRichard
The twentieth annual Ray Bradbury's Dandelion Wine Fine Arts Festival will be held this year on Saturday, June 1, 2019 in Waukegan, Illinois. Here is a link to additional details about this year's event: https://www.waukeganparks.org/dandelion/
05 June 2019, 06:52 AMRichard
This is a few days after the fact, but the following newspaper article describes the events that occurred at this year's Dandelion Wine Fine Arts Festival, held last Saturday in Ray Bradbury's home town of Waukegan, Illinois. Events relating to Ray included a reading of his play based on his story, "The Whole Town's Sleeping", and having people paint either their idea of what the tennis shoes that played such a prominent role in DANDELION WINE might have looked like, or their own personal favorite tennis shoes: https://www.chicagotribune.com...fest-0531-story.html
16 July 2019, 08:24 AMRichard
On Friday, August 9, 2019, at 12 noon, there will be a "lunch and learn" presentation at the Jack Benny Center for the Arts in Waukegan, Illinois. The event, which is free, is called "Waukegan Found in Bradbury's DANDELION WINE". For more information, you can click on the link below: https://www.waukeganhistorical...isits-waukegan-x6sxm
25 August 2019, 07:48 AMRichard
In coordination with the dedication this past week of the Ray Bradbury statue in Ray's boyhood hometown of Waukegan, the proposed Ray Bradbury Experience Museum in that same city has now launched a $2.5 million fund-raising effort. For more information, you can click on the link below: https://www.dailyherald.com/ne...n-launches-this-week