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One of Denmark Arts Center’s most enjoyable outdoor festival is making a comeback. On Sunday, Aug. 28, from 12-8:30 p.m. Denmark Arts Center will host Dam Jam Revival, an outdoor family music and arts festival. This year the focus is family with kid’s art, stilt-walkers, traditional crafts, a good selection of food trucks and good music – as always.

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Featured bands are Bee Parks & the Hornets at 2 p.m.; the Jason Spooner Band at 5 p.m.; and The Mallett Brothers Band at 7 p.m.  If the event is cancelled due to inclement weather, The Mallett Brothers Band will play inside the Denmark Arts Center that night (8/28) at 7 p.m. to an intimate audience.

Kids area includes the ArtVan, Common Roots Studio, Neveah Dance Circus with hula-hoop making, stilt-walkers, and roaming artists. Kids can design their own t-shirts, make their own hula-hoops, be a fly-tyer, make spin art, and have a chance to make their own instrument to join in with the music. Children’s readings every hour on the 1/2 hour by Donna Seim.

Traditional crafts area includes artists like Wildlife Creation (wood carving), fly-tying, guitar-making with luthier Alex Edney, and Tear Cap Workshops wood products.

The Denmark Arts Center is an award-winning 501(c)3 cultural organization founded in 1994 in the rural community of Denmark. Housed in the town’s historic 1883 Odd Fellows Hall, the DAC offers year-round events and workshops in contemporary dance, theater, music and visual art to community members young and old. DAC is at 50 West Main St., Denmark. For more information, visit

The gates open at 12 p.m. with artists, kids activities, kids, music and food trucks. Children 12 and under are – and all of their related events – free to attend. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online at VIP tickets are available now ($40) to guarantee you do not miss seeing The Mallett Brothers Band.

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