Grassroots Music and Dance Festival

11:00 am
Fri February 22, 2013

Virginia Key Grassroots Festival: Bands, Yoga, And Sustainability, Too

As of this morning, the second annual Virginia Key Grassroots Festival is already easy-grooving on Virginia Key Beach. The four-day event, which started last night, features bands, camping, yoga, and the usual array of slightly crunchy entertainment. But still, it's not just another run-of-the-mill hippie jam-down.

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7:08 am
Fri February 22, 2013

Where To Hear Live Music: More Than 40 Bands Play Grassroots Festival At Key Biscayne

Jeb Puryear, guitarist for Donna the Buffalo. Virginia Key Grassroots Festival, Miami 2012.
Credit Courtesy Mathew Coburn Photography

This weekend, music lovers have a special treat with the second annual Virginia Key Grassroots Festival of Music and Dance at Key Biscayne. This four-day event of live music,  includes camping, a sustainability fair, along with great food, meditation and yoga.

Reporter Patricia Sagastume tells us why the event is coming back despite last year’s rough start:

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