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The crowd begins to gather at the front of the stage Thursday, July 18, 2013, as the band Shooting Star performs at Moondance Jam in Walker, Minn. (Photo by Del Lyren/Special to the Pioneer)

A jammin' good time: Moondance Jam expects record crowds this year

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WALKER -- For Darrell Olson, and many others, Moondance Jam is more than just a classic rock festival.


"You can't explain something like this until you've been here to experience it," Olson said Thursday from his campsite. "I'm not a fan of crowds, but this doesn't feel like a crowd -- you get to know people."

And this year, organizers expect Olson to get to know a lot more people.

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