Darbukastani Independence Days
Darbukastani Independence Days (DID) is a small event limited to 100 participants.
For over 15 years now, some of the most talented Middle Eastern and Balkan musicians, drummers, belly dancers, and folk dancers from around the country have gathered on the first full weekend of June to celebrate music and dance and share their art and knowledge with one another and a small group of students.
The event entrance fee includes: * Multiple workshops daily, in instrumental music, drumming, and dance, taught by professional musicians and dancers * 2 to 4 live music concerts given each day at mealtimes and in the evenings (except Sunday) * An open music and dance jam each night (everyone is encouraged to participate) * A Student Dance and Music Expo * Children's Performance Expo * 11 Meals (vegetarian and gluten free options available) * Camping for the duration of the event
The event cost is $225 per person. Half price for children under the age of 12.
For more information visit the D.I.D. website at: www.darbukastan.com and the D.I.D. community discussion group at: Citizens of Darbukastan on Facebook