Saturday, 6 September 2014

4th Annual Castle Picking Party in Holland

On Sunday, September 28th, the 4th Annual Castle Picking Party gathering will be held at "Het Kasteel" in Groningen. The event starts at 13.00 until 21:00. The building must be cleared out before 21:30.

In addition to participating in jam sessions in various rooms throughout the castle, you can also enjoy a number of band performances throught the day.

Concert Schedule in the "Grote Zaal" (Great Hall):

15:00  Luurtsema and Klein 
15.35  Stringtime 
16.15  Red Herring 

17:00  Pause

18.15  Mrs. Robinson 
19.05  Lefty and the Right One 
19.40  Whiskey Rose 

Admission is FREE: There is no admission fee, but donations in the little guitar are welcomed to help cover minimal costs for the event.

Parking: on the streets around Het Kasteel is free. 

Food: Please bring something to place on the Buffet Table. This can be anything -- fruit / desserts / salads / home-made breads / hot or cold dishes, and so on. It is always great eating at the Picking Party!

Beverages are not allowed into the castle. All drinks (alcohol / milk / juice / soft drinks) are available from Het Kasteel. This is the arrangement for the use of the building for the day.

Instrument Storage: You may leave your instruments in a secure "checking room" beginning at 13:00. There will be volunteers to register your items and they will be controlling this room at all times.

The Castle Picking Party is made possible by management and staff of the meeting center Het Kasteel; and by efforts of volunteers and organizers Ben Wiltjer and Hans Kelderhuis.

"Het Kasteel"
  Melkweg 1
  Groningen, Netherlands