Another music festival — this one curated by The Decemberists’ Chris Funk — is headed to Central Oregon for the solar eclipse.
Funk’s Solar Obscuration Celebration will take place from noon to 10 p.m. Aug. 19 and 20 at the Suttle Lodge & Boathouse, culminating with the eclipse Aug. 21. The free festival will feature key members of the Portland music scene, according to a press release.
Performers announced in the release include Blitzen Trapper, The Builders and the Butchers, Y La Bamba, Sallie Ford, Kyle Craft, Cat Hoch, 1939 Ensemble, The Lower 48; Edna Vazquez, Máscaras, Ashleigh Flynn, Johanna Warren, Cobra (an improvised set featuring Chris Funk and others); Afterlife Revival, Avery Trufelman from 99% Invisible, and Blesst Chest.
Food and beverages will be available for purchase from Suttle Lodge, the release said. While the music is free, parking will cost you and is limited. Visit thesuttlelodge.com or call 541-638-7001 for more information.