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Funhouse Fest 2017 bids farewell

Funhouse Fest 2017 bids farewell

As the dust settles on the lawn of the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg following the conclusions of this year’s Funhouse Fest, music fans from near and far who attended can reflect on a weekend of new discoveries and old favorites.

Mark Hammond and his wife, Cathy, came out from Newport News for one day of last year’s inaugural Funhouse Fest, and they enjoyed it so much that they bought a three-day pass for its return.

“We really enjoyed the first night, seeing Sheryl Crow put on an awesome show,” he said, adding that he enjoyed Bruce Hornsby’s set of Grateful Dead songs Saturday night as well. “He did a great job on that.”

The rest of the lineup, including Rhiannon...