WS = Welcome Stage.
FT = Food Tent Stage.
BS = Band Shell Stage.
DD = Daffodil Festival debut.
SATURDAY, APRIL 28
10 to 10:30 a.m.:The Forresters.Pop-punk sibling trio, all still in grade school. WS. DD.
10:30 to 11:30 p.m.: Chico & Friends. Acoustic covers and originals. FT.
11 to 11:45 a.m.: The Tropical Hotdog Band. Prog-rock-jazz. WS. DD.
Noon to 1 p.m.: Frank Critelli. Local folk-pop icon. FT.
12:15 to 1 p.m.: Anne Castellano & the Smoke. New London scenester/singer and her band. WS. DD.
12:45 to 1:30 p.m.: The Ivory Bills. James Velvet-led pop trio. BS.
1:30 to 2 p.m.: Christopher Arnott & His Ukulele. DD.
1:30 to 2:15 p.m.: Bop Tweedie and the Days. Resurgent experimental popsmith. WS. DD.
2 to 2:45 p.m.: Jennifer Hill & Co. Piano pop BS. DD.
2:30 to 3:30 p.m.: Mark Mirando. Connecticut-raised songwriter who's worked with Ringo Starr and Kristin Chenoweth. FT.
2:45 to 3:30 p.m.: The Appledaughters. Folk pop (with mandolin and banjo) from Wesleyan. WS. DD.
3:15 to 4 p.m.: Crosseyed Cat. R&B/rock covers. BS. DD.
4 to 4:45 p.m.: Farewood. Alternative blues rock. WS. DD.
4 to 5 p.m.: River City Slim & the Zydeco Hogs. Swamp boogie. FT.
4:30 to 5:15 p.m.: The Manchurians. Long- established original Ct. R&B/blues BS.
5:15 to 6 p.m.: The Guru. Contemporary psychedelic rock. WS. DD.
5:30 p.m to 6:30 p.m.: The Swingaholics. Country Swing. FT. DD.
5:45 to 6:30 p.m.: The Rivergods. New London rootsy originals. BS.
6:30 to 7:15 p.m.: M.T. Bearington. Indie singer/songwriter Matt Thomas and associates. WS.
7 to 8 p.m.: String Theorie. Hartford guitar fusion. FT. DD.
7:15 to 8:45 p.m.: Barefoot Truth. Fireworks jams. BS. DD.
7:45 to 9 p.m.: Mates of State. Star married husband/wife indie duo, soundtracking the fireworks. WS.
SUNDAY, APRIL 29
10 to 10:30 a.m.: Burrito Betty. Rock/crunk experimentalists. BS. DD.
10:30 to 11 a.m.: Chuck Costa. Current Connecticut state troubadour. FT.
11 to 11:45 a.m.: Dagwood. Fresh punk-pop from sons of other local rockers. WS. DD.
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: Amalgamated Muck. House band of Chester's Small Concert Series. FT. DD.
Noon to 12:45 p.m.: 691. Classic rock covers. BS.
12:15 to 1 p.m.: Sidewalk Dave. Scruffy rock. WS. DD.
1 to 2 p.m.: Grayson Hugh. Comeback star who had hits in the '80s. FT. DD.
1:15 to 2 p.m.: Bird 'n Boys. Ellen Sackman's the bird, crooning covers and originals. BS.
1:30 to 2:15 p.m.: The Grimm Generation. Rocking realism from Carmen Champagne, Jason Krug, Lys Guillorn and Dave Hogan. WS.
2:30 to 3:15 p.m.: Boxxcutter. Rock covers. BS.
2:30 to 3:30 p.m.: The Pedro Valentin Orchestra. Latin Jazz and dance music. FT. DD.
2:45 to 3:30 p.m.: The Big Fat Combo. Working-class punk/ rock & roll. WS.
3:45 to 4:30 p.m.: Riverstreet. Rock covers. BS.
4 to 4:45 p.m.: The D. Smith Blues Band. Local blues great. WS.
4 to 5 p.m.: Kelley & Sean. Festival regulars (with the Omnibus Band) scale down to a duo.
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