Mittenfest Makes It An Even Dozen Years

. December 1, 2017.

There’s no better way to close out your calendar for 2017 than Mittenfest. A plethora of local musical artists comes together to give Ypsilanti a big sonic hug, and the good vibes are palpable. 20-30 bands will stagger across three stacked nights at Ypsilanti’s Bona Sera Underground from Dec 29th through New Year’s Eve. The year-ending event is designed to bring music lovers and songwriters together, a family reunion essentially, after twelve long months of respective busyness that kept them separated. Always a philanthropic party, raising more than $150,000 over its eleven-year run for 826Michigan, Mittenfest’s volunteer organizers, and dozens of performing musicians, support the nonprofit’s educational programming and outreach efforts to bolster writing skills of students from elementary through high school.
This is an opportune time for anyone new to the music scene to dive in and encounter some of the region’s most dynamic artists.

Bona Sera Underground, 200 W. Michigan Ave., Ypsilanti
December 29-31, 7:30pm each night
$10 (To Benefit 826Michigan)
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