Atomic Holiday Bazaar and WSLR 96.5 are joining forces to host the Sub Atomic Crafts and Music Festival on Saturday, November 2 and Sunday, November 3, to benefit Sarasota’s community radio station. Atomic’s indie artist and crafters in the company of the Wholetone’s unique mix of bluegrass, folk, jazz and metal is the perfect union for the Saturday evening kick-off event. Be sure to wear your dancing shoes!
Saturday, November 2, 7PM – 11PM featuring live music on the main stage by the Wholetones. Admission for the 7PM – 11PM show is $10, children 12 and under are free. The Wholetones combine impressive technical skill with the spontaneity of jazz and drive of bluegrass, they put on a captivating live show, jumping from folk to metal as easily as they do from banjo to cello. Live music starts at 8pm.
Sunday, November 3, 12PM – 4PM, the benefit continues with Atomic vendors, acoustic music and DJs. Admission for the Sunday show is $5 for Adults, children 12 and under are free. If you were at the Saturday show and present your ticket stub, entry is only $2.
Food trucks, libations, indie craft and live music will keep the party going but this is a fundraiser so look for the snappy humans dressed in vintage who will be selling raffle tickets for a large collection of items donated by Atomic’s indie crafter and artists, along with gift certificates from local business establishments. In addition to the fundraiser, there is an art show featuring art for sale representing all things Music, from dead rock stars, instruments and living music icons, expect to be wowed by art and in keeping with the indie-sustainability theme, artists are asked to paint on 12 x 12 cardboard squares.