Sunfest, Bennington's annual, all-day music festival, will begin on Saturday, May 1, at 12:00 pm. This year's bill features a number of student bands and incoming acts, including Real Estate—featuring Alex Bleeker '08 on bass—whose self-titled album was named one of the top 20 albums of 2009 by Pitchfork.com.
Here's the lineup:
7:00 pm—Soft Landings
9:00 pm—Soft Circle
11:00 pm—Icy Demons
12:00 am—Real Estate
*Student bands will perform starting at noon.
Sunfest is open to the public; admission for non-students is $10. Tickets will be available at the Campus Safety booth and in the Student Center on the day of the event.